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Hillsborough BBQ Company

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236 South Nash Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278
+1 919-732-4647
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11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hillsborough, North Carolina
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Thank you. This was my only complaint the last time we visited and I am so happy that you now made this available. My husband and I both ordered drinks this time. We'll be back.

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Thank terra o
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a great place to meet up with friends. All of the meats are good. I really like the smoked turkey. The sides are a bit unusual and I know a lot of people that like to go for the side dishes.

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Thank Downtowntrekker
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372 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just finished up at the Mystery Brewing pub next door and wanted to grab a bite to go, so we popped in and ordered a barbecue sandwich. The smoky aroma hits you immediately when you step through the doors. We did not eat in but there seemed to be a large and eager staff ready attend to you.... More 

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Thank TarHeel
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten BBQ all over and am from NC. It does not get any better than Hillsborough BBQ! Not only is the chopped pork and brisket the best around, but the service is great too!! I eat here every chance I can. Sometimes once per week :) Enjoy!

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Thank Emily M
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were coming back to Raleigh from Mebane and found this hidden gem on our navigation. Wow, we were pleasantly surprised to find one of the best BBQ restaurants around! Everything was delicious but the brisket was out of this world! Such a perfect balance of smoky, savory, and sweet flavor and melt in your mouth tenderness... More 

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Thank Trish M
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, I had my heart set on sliced brisket, but that was not available at lunch on Tuesdays. I settled for the pulled pork which was very moist, but lacked a deep smoke. The bun was nothing to write home about; it reminded me of what you pick up at the Food Lion for a dollar. The choice of sauce... More 

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Thank TarheelMomma
Doral, Florida, USA
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic southern BBQ. I recommend the brisket with mac and cheese. We situated around small plaza with a couple of bars, so a nice meal and then drinks is a good plan.

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Thank WilliamBurgos
Menlo Park, California
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144 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

I picked this establishment because I wanted some great BBQ before fling out of Raleigh-Durham. The service was as good as the menu options. I went for some bbq, some brisket, and a good local draft beer. All were great, and I got a pint of bbq to go. They also wrapped it up so nicely, and it went through... More 

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Thank Hunter L
Graham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

I recently visited Hillsborough BBQ company for the first time. The food was amazing! I highly recommend it! If you love BBQ..this is the place for you.

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Thank Tammy M
Hillsborough, North Carolina, United States
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

I'm an eastern NC style BBQ guy myself, and this place knows how to do it right. But you can also get other styles. Besides pork, there's beef and fish and chicken too. And homemade banana pudding. This is real BBQ.

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Thank Lance R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 South Nash Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-4647

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?