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Parkers Barbecue Restaurant

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3109 South Memorial Drive, Greenville, NC 27834
(252) 756-2388
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10:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Tue 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wed - Thu 10:00 am - 8:30 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great BBQ

B's barbecue has some of the finest barbecue the offer in Eastern North Carolina get there before 1:08 p.m. because anytime after you won't get any that's how good these barbeque Very good north Carolina bbq

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Reginald W
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Newport News, Virginia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in the area and the hotel said to eat at Parkers so I did. Ordered the family style meal. The BBQ was excellent. My only complaint would be wanting the sides and veggies to be more home made. For the price I think it merits it. If you want some good BBQ check them out.

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Thank Z1719WOchristopherc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

B's barbecue has some of the finest barbecue the offer in Eastern North Carolina get there before 1:08 p.m. because anytime after you won't get any that's how good these barbeque Very good north Carolina bbq

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Thank Reginald W
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Arkansas, we definitely know bbq. We have tried bbq from Memphis, Kansas City, Texas cities, and of course local bbq from Arkansas. North Carolina is a far stretch variety of "bbq". It's probably excellent to the natives but is definitely an acquired taste for those from other regions. Bbq here is very vinegar-y. Hush puppies were excellent, crispy... More 

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Thank Shaylynn0803
Garysburg, North Carolina
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Very good climate,good food,my experience the best barbecue in town,an excellent location real warm climate like atmosphere,waitress to help you if you need them,everything I purshased was very good and my wife also enjoyed every moment of her stay.We visited Parkers on two OCCASSIONS while we stayed at Vidant Hospital.And we will encourage everyone to stop by to visit Parkersburg... More 

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Thank cynthiab599
Cortland, New York
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Places like this make me glad that I don't live down south, else I'd be 350 lbs and courting a coronary! Very good barbecue in that wonderful NC style I have grown to love. We went for an early dinner after driving 4 hours so it was lightly crowded. Service was great, our young server attended us well and I... More 

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Thank PaulTreadwell
greenville
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39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

My wife and i went to Parkers for lunch and we both ordered grilled chicken and it was really delicious. We also like the green beans and other sides. Also the cornbread and barbecue sauce were great. The service was on point. Love this place.

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Thank andrews2lawn
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

The barbecue, fried chicken & hushpuppies are good and consistent every time I go. The Brunswick stew is good but has a lot of pepper in it. They stay busy especially at lunch time. The only negative thing is that they don't accept debit/credit cards, it's cash only. They do have an atm inside, but you would have to pay... More 

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Thank fireguy_81
Lowell, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

This restaurant is absolutely THE BEST in NC. I go here EVERY time I come home to NC. My family and I have to eat at Parker's. As far as the negative reviews go, I have NEVER had a bad meal here. The service is wonderful. Very friendly staff.

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Thank Tanya C
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

While traveling south, we came across a 4 star rating for Parker's so we stopped but we should have kept going . No bar nor BYOB neither. Food was served family style in 4 minutes flat. Fried chicken and hush puppies were the best offerings.. All other sides including the pulled pork (which looked like cat food ) were mediocre... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

I like that you're able to see your food cooked an prepared. The staff is nice and friendly. You can call in your order to avoid the lines because they are definitely busy on Sundays and during the evening hours. The tea is nice and sweet. The fried chicken and hush puppies are always a favorite. I'm not a big... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3109 South Memorial Drive, Greenville, NC 27834
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: (252) 756-2388

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:30 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:30 am
Friday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm

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