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Barbecue Center

900 North Main Street, Lexington, NC
336.248.4633
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Ranked #7 of 100 Restaurants in Lexington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Lexington, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you like BBQ, then this the place for you. The pulled pork sandwich is delicious, the fries crispy and hot. The BBQ slaw is also a must. I have eaten at this wonderful little place several times and have never had bad service or bad food. It is a favorite among the locals. It even has curb side service... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The BBQ Center is our go-to restaurant for delicious BBQ. You barely order and it's on the table. Hushpuppies and fries are great too. Try their BBQ soup. Absolutely wonderful. Biggest banana split and oh so yummy. Great family eats!!

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Lexington, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Brown slice is my favorite thing to get here. Very good Bbq, however this is not a place where you get vegetables and healthy food. They have a rather dismal side salad and slaw. However, they have the best banana splits- 2-3 could easily share one.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I live in Virginia and we know good BBQ. Carolina has a couple of styles and we are always up the trying different styles. You know the food is great when the parking lot is full but you always wonder. We found that to be true about Center BBQ. Wonderful place with friendly and courteous staff. We showed up at... More

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Sunset Beach, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is great western North Carolina Q. Smokey, moist, real low and slow cooked over wood flavor. This place - like Lexington #1- deserves it's place in the small group of the very best Q joints in North Carolina. Great Q, great sides, great service, fair prices. There are a lot of really good Q places in Lexington, but this... More

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Lexington, NC
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Yes, this restaurant is on the old side, but clean. The thing about barbeque is to remember most restaurants have their own personal sauce recipes-which enhances the taste of the barbeque. Some serve with or without the sauce on sandwiches and platters. It becomes a matter of personal taste as to whether one likes the sauces used. I think if... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

While camping in Linwood we decided to venture out for dinner. I looked at Trip Advisor for highly rated restaurants in Lexington. This place was near the top, but I'm not sure why. My family ordered two barbecue sandwich, split a side of fries, two drinks, a chicken strip kids meal, and a sundae. The total was $27 ?!?! Had... More

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High Point
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288 reviews 288 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Personally I like a lecture style barbecue a little better than some other styles You can choose from many variants sliced, chop ,sandwich ,platter Reasonable prices Facility could use some updating but that's part of its character Curbside service that you don't see much of anymore

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Lexington, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I stopped by for lunch the were open before 11am which I though was great. It is not home delivery but curb-side service

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High Point NC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We have plenty of BBQ places here in Lexington, this is one of my favs. I really love the chicken.....but the BBQ pork is also very good!!!

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Additional Information about Barbecue Center

Address: 900 North Main Street, Lexington, NC
Phone Number: 336.248.4633
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Lexington
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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