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English first
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Great tasting Eastern BBQ and hush puppies were delicious. Service was good. Tight quarters inside but food was tasty.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The pulled pork sandwiches were just ok, and the mac and cheese could have been a lot better, but the hush puppies were outstanding - otherwise I would have given it three stars.

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Sterling, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

So like many people said, the hush puppies are good, especially when they are hot. We had two bbq plates. We both found pieces of bone in our meat, not the end of the world, but a little off putting. The flavor was average. I liked the coleslaw, but it wasn't anything amazing. The mashed potatoes tasted instant and the... More 

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Signal Hill, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This place is exactly as the reviews say. Small hole in the wall, great food, and hood service. Nothing fancy, felt like I was in mels diner...with the spunky waitress flo. It was a good time and the price is great. I can see why they are so busy. I am from California and not a fan of the vinegar... More 

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

We are new to the raleigh area and were looking for some good local barbeque. We have eaten at the Pit and it was good, but we wanted more of a local / hole in the wall place. This fit the bill. This is basically a trailer on the side of the road. Seating is limited. There are only about... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

The pork was prepared well and the slaw and potato salad were defiantly home made and quite good. Overall good but not great. Very good value and the service was very fast and friendly. Try the homemade hot sauce. Give it a try if you are in the area.

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Los Alamos NM
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72 reviews 72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The barbecue was average, the slaw, too. Yes, the waitress did bring hush puppies, but they weren't approaching warm. The side of chicken and pastry was good. The waitress was maybe tired, seemed like it was a chore to wait on us.

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Modesto
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I love BBQ, but don't survey a lot of places. But, I found this place fantastic. Friendly staff. Comfortable atmosphere. Great BBQ. I had the ribs and pulled pork ...and if I was not trying to consciously watch how much I ate, I could have gone on and one. The food was excellent. Even tried some fried chicken, and that... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I live 3 hours away and would make a trip just for their food. Oh man it was delicious and tasted like a home cooked meal. The mac and cheese is to die for. It's really amazing. The hush puppies were great, too. Don't let the outside fool you. It's not big and fancy but you won't be let down.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I went for the first and only time when I was in town for a wedding. My husband and I went with a friend for lunch. The waitress told us what's what- coleslaw on the sandwich- who knew? The hushpuppies were delicious! If hushpuppies anywhere else actually tasted like that, I'd be a fan. The coleslaw on the sandwich was... More 

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Address: 6309 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27606-1148
Phone Number: 919-859-2544
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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