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817 Cumnock Rd, Sanford, NC 27330
(919) 776-1424
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  • English first
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English first
Too far from home
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Pork BBQ and their Brunswick Stew both terrific. Grilled chicken okay, hush puppies a little greasy, okra and fried squash yummy. Get up and walk around, read all the old newspaper clippings about the nearby mines. Admire the collection of drawings from kids who drew on their silverware wrapper and then taped it to the wall. If the TV's on,... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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92 reviews 92 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is the best BBQ place bar none! I love the BBQ plate. The collards, green beans, corn fritters, pickled beets, baked beans, and field peas and snaps are awesome! Completely love the place even though it's in the middle of nowhere!

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Aberdeen, NC
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56 reviews 56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I can remember growing up in Sanford and my mom sending me to Bud's Barbeque to get barbeque for our Saturday night supper. I was raised on the best! Now I've moved away, but still come back to visit and go out to Bud's with my sister and her husband to get the same good ole southern cooking. I really... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

We visit Sanford once or twice a year and insist on at least one meal at Bud's. The very picture of a country rib joint. The ribs are not the typical vinegary southern style but rather rich and sweet. All of the sides great too. Don't look fancy , just plain good. No beer but carryout is just as good.

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Raleigh, NC
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84 reviews 84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We go go Bud's several times a year and also enjoy the food. This time we went for lunch on Friday. As usual, there was a good crowd. Two of us had the bbq plate which is served with slaw, baked beans and hush puppies. You can substitute from a long list of sides. The bbq is as good as... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

Beat ribs in town, shrimp, BBQ, hush puppies are great. Chicken n dumplings like grandma made, and always fresh desserts. We eat at buds often and I haven't found anything that wasn't good.

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Sanford, North Carolina
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Always yummy. The food is always delicious and plentiful. Ribs are some of the best that I have ever had.

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Sanford, North Carolina
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9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

Nothing like it - they actually go out back and pull the pork from the pig to plate it for you. It's take about 15 minutes to get it - but totally worth the wait.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

This place has great bbq and ribs and all kinds of veggies to.This is a great country cooking at its best and the atmosphere is comfortable and welcoming!!!

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Address: 817 Cumnock Rd, Sanford, NC 27330
Phone Number: (919) 776-1424
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sanford
Cuisine: Barbecue

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