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Li'l Smoky Drive In & Restaurant

702 E Main St, Burnsville, NC 28714
(828) 682-6802
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Ranked #14 of 27 Restaurants in Burnsville
Most recent review
- Aug 11, 2014
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Charlotte
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We drove up and parked...noticed a few cars. Walked in and was pleasantly surprised to see a LOT of locals. I was put off by how messy the place looked but my friend cleared the table and the waitress took our orders. I had the «Chez» Smoky burger...Yes...«Chez». I thought that looked very out of place on the menu and... More

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Jonesboro, Georgia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

While the whole thing looked a bit marginal there were quite a few cars in the drive in. We had slow, unfriendly service. We both ordered a club sandwich were o.k. though nothing noteworthy. French fries and onion rings were also average.

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Bakersville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

The service was very poor and the food is very average.

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Asheville
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

If you find yourself in Burnsville, there are definitely better choices. But this place is a throwback to 1957 and it's worth a visit just to see, and hear, the locals. Just stick with burgers and fries and you'll be okay. Dark, dingy, cramped, and uninspiring. But good nonetheless. And sweet little teenage waitresses.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011 via mobile

Convenient, open 7 days a week, serving breakfast anytime, decent food, interesting local folks always chatting and visiting, AND they make great P-nut butter milkshakes (which most places don't anymore). Over all, a good place to eat!!!!

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Big Sky, Montana
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2011

I ordered the bar-b-q beef.Looked more like grey rabbit...Side orders very bad also....Paid,left,did not eat a bite.... Stay safe at Hardees or Pizza Hut.Yhis place serves road kill.

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