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20702 Ashburn Road, Ashburn, VA
703-729-7070
Today
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sun 10:30 am - 8:00 pm

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  • 31
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  • 36
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Tasty 'Cue

Stopped in here for a late lunch on a Tuesday afternoon. Had the half-rack of ribs with two sides - baked beans and mac and cheese. The portion was large - at first I though they gave me a full rack but it was actually a half. The sauce was delicious and the meat came off the bone easily. My... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Leesburg, Virginia
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Leesburg, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Stopped in here for a late lunch on a Tuesday afternoon. Had the half-rack of ribs with two sides - baked beans and mac and cheese. The portion was large - at first I though they gave me a full rack but it was actually a half. The sauce was delicious and the meat came off the bone easily. My... More 

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Ashburn, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We have been patronizing Carolina Brothers for years. Their pulled pork BBQ is awesome, and their sides (baked beans, slaw, etc.) are also excellent. Their pork ribs have only disappointed me once (a little dry), but every other time have had great flavor and came off the bone easily. The only thing I don't like is that when I go... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

This place is tasty! Being from Texas I do like BBQ... This is not Texas BBQ but good in it's own way! Love the pulled pork and the sides are amazing!

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Ashburn, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Consistently great BBQ with the traditional sides (beans, slaw, mac & cheese) all being well above average. Not fancy, yet great BBQ for eat in or take out.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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366 reviews 366 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This converted general store is the perfect venue for this place, rough tables, wide plank floors are the proper settings for this barbecue. You can get pulled pork or chicken, have the usual sides, baked beans, cornbread, potato salad and a glass of sweet tea to go with it.

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Ashburn VA
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77 reviews 77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Carolina brothers is just really good fresh BBQ. The place is warm and friendly and has a nice outside seating area right on the bike path. The sides are also great. My family loves the baked beans. Go enjoy!!

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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144 reviews 144 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

In a wood-floored country store, this very simple place serves really good pulled pork NC style BBQ. Sides are limited in choice, but the cole slaw was fairly good (a little too sweet but fixed with a splash of the vinegar BBQ sauce). The daily vegetable was green beans, and they were well seasoned and flavorful (and not overcooked). Only... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We start/end our long runs on the W&OD trail at Partlows for a reason: Carolina Brothers BBQ! There's nothing quite as satisfying then sinking your chops into a nice BBQ sandwich after a long run; especially on a cold day! My favorite is usually the pork but the chicken is equally delicious and I'm NEVER disappointed. It's a 'country haven'... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Love this place! You can choose either pork, chicken or brisket as your barbecue. Excellent, excellent cue! The sauce is so delicious and can be added to the sandwich if you wish. You can purchase the sauce and barbeque and take It home or eat it on the premises. The restaurant is right off the WO&D so it is a... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Let's just say that my bf and I could have BBQ on the menu many times a week and be very happy! This was our first time here, and it's now our favorite pulled pork, brisket, and sauce!!! SIMPLY THE BEST!! We loved the atmosphere of this place, the history, the bike riders going by on the W&OD trail. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 20702 Ashburn Road, Ashburn, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Ashburn
  • Phone Number: 703-729-7070
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?