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All 57 Marion Restaurants

Countryside BBQ

2070 Rutherford Road, Marion, NC 28752
828-652-4885
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Ranked #6 of 57 Restaurants in Marion
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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English first
Marion, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

We have been eating here about every other week for a number of years, but later the food quality has fallen off and the wait staff is slow. This had never been a problem until about 2 months ago. We of course find our own seat and the last two times have waited and waited for some one to notice... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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103 reviews 103 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We keep going back to Countryside for several reasons. Their staff makes you feel welcome from the time you walk in the door until you depart. The service is quick and reliable. Partner spied the smoked turkey on the menu and immediately made it her favorite after a bite or two. It is on their new smart choice menu which... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The waitresses are very slow and tend to over look coustomers. It was very annoying both times we went. The food's not great. Don't plan on going back anytime soon.

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Marion, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten here more than a dozen times. The food is okay, but nothing to rave about. I've had better barbecue at Smokey Que's.

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Palatka, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We had good food and service. We had 6 people and they quickly set up a table for us. I had a salad and sweet potato fries, both were good. Other guests had pulled pork and chicken tenders and said their meal was tasty.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My Grandson (4 years old) and I had dinner here and the food was good. The daily special was pot roast and it was delicious. The huge portion of roast was served with mashed potatoes and gravy, coleslaw, green beans, corn and hush puppies. The corn was especially good and the meat was very tender and flavorful. My grandson had... More 

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Black Mountain, North Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We accidentally visited this restaurant a couple of years ago and now we go there whenever we can and take our family there when they come to visit. It's a 30 minute drive from our house but we make the trip often. It doesn't look fancy. The outside is kind of plain and the inside is dark paneled walls. That's... More 

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North Carolina
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112 reviews 112 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have eaten many good meals at Countryside. They not only have tasty pulled pork barbecue, they also have delicious, tender smoked chicken, good fried shrimp, and excellent chicken tenders. They also have good side dishes as well, including slaw, home fries, corn, green beans and baked sweet potatoes. Their hush puppies are nice and crispy too. The prices are... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We wanted Carolina pulled pork, hush puppies, fried okra, and collards. We got 'em and they were delicious!

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23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We were enroute to a bluegrass festival so we weren't looking for anything fancy..... but we did want good food! We judged by trip advisor's recommendation..... (and all the cars in the parking lot!!) and went with this place! Great choice! Really good food, and QUICK!, and not pricey!

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Additional Information about Countryside BBQ

Address: 2070 Rutherford Road, Marion, NC 28752
Phone Number: 828-652-4885
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Marion
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 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: Barbecue

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