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Bud's Barbeque

817 Cumnock Rd, Sanford, NC 27330
(919) 776-1424
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Ranked #16 of 111 restaurants in Sanford
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Feb 9, 2014
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Aberdeen, NC
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 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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71 reviews 71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
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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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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Sanford, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

Just like grilling outside and portions are huge. Staff were wonderful and atmosphere felt like home. Prices are great with daily specials that extend into the weekend.

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Sanford
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9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

Loved the food.. the ambiance left something to be desired, but it was totally authentic. A real find!

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Sanford, North Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

The ribs are the best. No atmosphere, good sweet tea with unlimited refills, no alcolhlic beverages.

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