Our new Nashville location is under construction & opens later this spring.

Catering & Events

We can bring the best Central BBQ has to offer to any location, or we have several rooms available for private parties.

Pricing & Information

  • Orders can be placed within office hours 9 AM - 4 PM Monday - Friday
  • 15 person minimum, no maximum
  • 24 hours lead time needed for delivery
  • Full-service catering should be booked a week in advance

Catering Delivery

Want to order lunch or dinner for 15 or more people? Want family-style BBQ delivered to your event? We deliver box and bag lunches made-to-order and BBQ packages complete with serving utensils and all the fixin’s.

Full-Service Catering

Planning a big event like a wedding, rehearsal dinner, corporate retreat or fundraiser? We’ll bring the BBQ, provide serves and bartenders, supply dishes and more. Tell us about the event and we’ll build a custom quote.



If you'd like to pick up a to-go order from a Central BBQ restaurant, call the restaurant location that is most convenient for you.


We have several rooms available for private parties

  • Downtown Location

    Memphis Room

    Seats up to 110

    The Memphis Room is our largest room and seats up to 110. With large windows covered by handmade quilts, you’ll feel the neighborhood barbecue atmosphere in this room with the addition of a large screen projector for slideshows and presentations and microphone hookups with a podium for your event! We do buffet style events with your own Sweet and Unsweet Tea urns, water, assorted soda, and the option to have a bar setup for selected beer and BYO Wine! Popular for Rehearsal Dinners, Company meetings, and so much more!

    Buffet style lunch or dinner with private non-alcoholic drink station, Memphis-themed decoration, Large screen digital projector, Microphone & speaker system, Bar setup available, Outside decorations & desserts allowed

  • Summer Location

    Banquet Room

    Seats up to 80

    Seats up to eighty people and has large HD projection TV with computer connections and DVD available. Buffet Service from our Catering Menu and a Drink Station with assorted sodas, sweet and unsweet tea urns, water, plus a wide selection of bottle or draft beers and BYOB Wine!

    Minimum of 50 guests, Buffet style lunch or dinner with private non-alcoholic drink station, Large TV screen for sports or slideshows

  • Downtown Location

    Kiss My Grits Diner

    Seats up to 60

    Our private KISS MY GRITS DINER seats 60 people and features a large Memphis mural and rustic decor to give our guests that backyard barbecue feeling. This room is perfect for being dressed up or dressed down! Enjoy a buffet style dinner for your guests with your own drink station and access to our outdoor patio! This room is also equipped with a large television screen for watching a game or featuring your homemade slideshow!

    Buffet style lunch or dinner with private non-alcoholic drink station, Large Memphis mural & art, Access to outdoor patio, Large TV screen for sports or slideshows, Bar setup available, Outside decorations & desserts allowed

  • Downtown Location

    The Shack

    Seats up to 30

    Unique only to our location, this room is painted like a wooden cabin in rural Tennessee and is a perfect lunch or dinner spot for a group up to 30 people. Lunch meetings, small school groups and parties enjoy family style meals in your private dining area. Your guests will enjoy their own private drink station and the unique appeal of THE SHACK!

    Family style lunch or diner with private non-alcoholic drink station, Themed design & privacy, Outside decorations allowed

To book a private party please use our Contact Form or call (901) 672-7760 for our Downtown Location or (901) 767-4672 For our Summer Location.
Due to space limitations, the Central Avenue location is not available for private party rentals.

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