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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: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner

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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
Worth a try

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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
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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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Our experience here was limited to take-out. The wait was longer than expected for chopped beef sandwiches, considering the restaurant was nearly empty at the time. The pit master's explanation was that he chopped the beef to order. During our wait, the seating hostess kept checking back with us. She couldn't have been sweeter - the kind of courtesy and... More 

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Additional Information about Hillbilly's Barbeque & Steaks

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

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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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