We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

McWhorter Barbecue

) #101 of 518 Restaurants in Newark Barbecue
104 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1316
+1 973-344-2633
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Overview
  • Reviews
  • Location
  • Q&A
  • Details
Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Mar 2017
“Good bbq chicken cheap prices”
5 Nov 2016
“Great taste. Even better price. ”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Barbecue
DETAILS
104 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1316
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Reviews (12)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This is a good place to eat if you are on a budget. All the food on the menu is good. Chicken,ribs,steak, shrimp, french fries ,etc no credit cards but its cheap. ENJOY.

Thank R H
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Prices were good and food was just ok. Actually expected better since the locals brag about it. Just ok

Thank GARY C
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Definitely the place to be when you're on a budget. To try it out I purchased a half order of chicken with rice and fries (roughly $6). I came even make this at home for this price. It was juicy and fresh. I will go...More

Thank SteveTravels365
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This place has the best lunch deal, you can get a lot of food (me and my husband can't finish it) for $7 - it's called half and order - and it comes with a soda. The food is delicious. Recommend!

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Excellent food and reasonable prices! The chicken breast with rice and veggies is delicious! Sweet plantains are a must! Good service. Cash only!

Thank Julissa A
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

This is not a fancy place but the food and staff are amazing. Its a place frequented by many police officer's. My family and i often drive almost an hour to come to this place because of the ribs and half a chicken combo served...More

Thank sixto f
Reviewed 3 October 2015

OMG!!! OMG!!! Should I keep going. I am completely in love with this place. First, and probably the most important when ordering a hamburger, I like my hamburgers rare. I want blood dripping out of the meat. If I can't get that, review goes down....More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Love the chicken! It's very tasty and seasoned just right. The only annoying thing is there is never parking. Also, it's cash only which is a pain for customers but I guess good for paying less taxes for business owners lol!

Thank lgsells
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Heaven in your mouth. Let's just say when my wife and I are too lazy to cook, we go here. The food is delectable and its always enough for leftovers. We hardly dine-in and most of our experiences have been pick-up and go. The place...More

Thank MrsChicDickens
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

This places gives you a tremendous amount of food for a really cheap price. I usually order the half chicken breast which comes with two of the following three: salad, rice or fries. They are a heaping amount. The chicken is cooked on a spit...More

Thank Norjeff2
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Forno's of Spain Restaurant
541 reviews
.28 miles away
Spanish Tavern
366 reviews
.03 miles away
Mompou
115 reviews
.29 miles away
Casa Vasca
177 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Prudential Center
562 reviews
.38 miles away
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
300 reviews
.73 miles away
Newark Museum
209 reviews
.97 miles away
Ironbound
133 reviews
.63 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from McWhorter Barbecue staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 McWhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1316
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 973-344-2633