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Hillbilly's Barbeque & Steaks

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720 Mcadenville Rd, Lowell, NC 28098-1622
(704) 824-8838
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
great food good people

been many times .. like the ribs there, I think the best around .. the steaks are good as well as the bbq .. great service good value

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
Scott W
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

been many times .. like the ribs there, I think the best around .. the steaks are good as well as the bbq .. great service good value

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Finally got to stop in for lunch at week. And it was worth it. Very friendly service and great food. The ice tea was perfect and the pork was done just right. There slaw was awesome on the sandwich so do give it a try. It was so good we were ready to go back just a day later.

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Greenville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Whenever I 'm traveling through to SC this place is a must stop. Get the combo plate always with ribs and savor every bite . I always bring a cooler and bring back several orders for my friends at home to enjoy

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The BBQ sauce (which is homemade) was tasty and good. I had to ask for more BBQ sauce on the side, to get enough of it on my BBQ sandwich. Everything else my party had was average at best.

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Indian Trail, NC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I had been to this restaurant many years ago and would go for lunch quite often. Was driving by and decided to stop and get a BBQ sandwich and some hushpuppies. The restaurant was just plain dirty. Everything was old and needed replacing. There's a difference between old and dirty. This place needed a good cleaning in the dining area... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I visit this place whenever I drive along I-85 from NC to SC . As you turn into the parking lot you can smell the pit cooked BBQ and your taste buds get excited . Once you look at the menu it becomes very difficult to decide so I always get the 3 item combo ... chopped pork , ribs... More 

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Rutherfordton, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I hate to write this because this was a place I liked to eat. It is about an hour from my home so I don't have the opportunity to eat there very often. I waited a few days to write this review in hopes that I would hear back from management regarding this issue but since I haven't heard back... More 

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We see this place every time we drive down I-85 and finally decided to stop. Was pleasantly surprised with my large portion of ribs, quite tasty. The hush puppies were darn tootin good as well. My son had the pulled pork and we both decided it was good enough for a return trip. Prices were good and service was good.

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Cramerton, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This is our go to place for BBQ in Gastonia. Also enjoy their BBQ chicken and steaks. My wife even likes their hotdogs. And the prices are very reasonable, especially at lunchtime.

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Vicksburg, MS
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Stopped in while driving by on the interstate, hungry for BBQ. The place was busy even on a Monday night. The service was slow and inattentive. I had the pulled pork, it was OK, and their BBQ sauce was pretty bland. Decent prices.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 720 Mcadenville Rd, Lowell, NC 28098-1622
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Lowell
  • Phone Number: (704) 824-8838

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?