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Herb's Pit Bar-B-Que

15896 W US 64, Murphy, NC 28906
828-494-5367
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Ranked #12 of 49 Restaurants in Murphy
Price range: $2 - $24
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

For anyone going on a Friday night, call ahead and make reservations, our wait was under 5 minutes. I go for the all-you-can-eat cat fish. And I over do it every time! The wait staff is great and friendly.

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Melbourne, Australia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We passed this place several times during our vacation and always found it to be busy on the outside. On our last night we decided to pull in and see what awaited us. The interior is clear and pleasant no theme here. Service was great. not too busy for an early Sunday evening. I ordered a half rack ribs and... More 

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Top Contributor
207 reviews 207 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Sometimes when you're driving along you find one of those places that begs for you to stop. This one of them. We saw it a few times and it was always packed. When we finally did stop we realized why. It is amazing. Great menu, food, service and more. Don't wait as long as we did. If people are there,... More 

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Hobart, IN
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75 reviews 75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The parking lot is always full, because there is not really enough parking. There is usually a wait of about 20 minutes if you go on a Friday or Saturday night. The atmosphere is ok, but nothing to write home about. Been there 3 times and I can't even tell you what their theme is. The salad bar is a... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The BBQ chicken was delicious as was the trout - both perfectly prepared and moist. Go for the side dishes rather than the salad bar, unless you really crave a salad. Salad bar is straight out of the bag/can and a bit over-priced. The hush puppies were a bit crunchy on the outside, but did have a good flavor. They... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Someone else wrote--and I agree--the place doesn't look like much from the outside so we were a bit dubious. However, the food was plentiful and outstanding. It was certainly worth the wait---which is why we decided to give the place a shot since there had to be a reason for people to wait. This place still uses wood smoke and... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

From the outside, it doesn't look like much. Then, when you walk it, it's part gift shop, part hostess, part history of Herb. Once you get past the no frills look of the place, be prepared to be treated with friendly southern hospitality and delicious food. We had the ribs and a pulled pork sandwich with a piece of pecan... More 

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Townsend, Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We found this place today, we had fish, seafood & ribs which were all awesome! Salad bar was very fresh and outstanding service from all of the staff, will definitely eat here again if we are in the area!

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Crandall, GA
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139 reviews 139 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

On a recent trip to Cherokee we passed Herb's Pit Bar B Cue and decided to stop for lunch. We were glad we did. I ordered the sirloin tips with baked potato and salad and my husband ordered the pork barbecue with potato salad and slaw. The salad plates are very small so be aware if you like a big... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This was an overall great experience starting with the fresh well stocked salad bar. We had prime rib and I requested the "end cut" and found it to be very delicious, spicy and flavorful. The baked potatoes were well prepared and the chocolate sundae dessert was most wonderful but almost too large a serving for two people. We have heard... More 

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Additional Information about Herb's Pit Bar-B-Que

Address: 15896 W US 64, Murphy, NC 28906
Phone Number: 828-494-5367
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Murphy
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 24
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Seafood, Steakhouse

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