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The Barbeque House

5002 E Oak Island Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-5227
+1 910-201-1001
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (71 reviews)
“pulled pork” (35 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (31 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
5002 E Oak Island Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-5227
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Reviewed yesterday

What can I say the food was tasteless, it was freezing cold and the plate portions (of the bad food) was too large. There were only 2 waitresses to work all the tables and booths. The air conditioning was too cold to be comfortable. The...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We love the the food. Good portions. Ribs are delicious. Chicken is tasty as well. We highly recommend this place to anyone who is looking for a good meal at a decent price.

Thank Lynn G
Reviewed January 16, 2018

We always stop in for a lunch or dinner when on Oak Island. The pulled pork is consistently lean and tasty. A good variety of sauces to use on your meal. They offer a senior menu, which works well for us. We only ordered dessert...More

Thank Peace2allamen
Scott R, Manager at The Barbeque House, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thanks for stopping in and posting the kind words. We are honored to have you as a repeat guest. We strive for excellent customer service, food quality and value all served in a clean and welcoming facility. We are disappointed you only felt your experience...More

Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

We eat here every time we come to Oak Island. They have the best BBQ around. The wait staff is very friendly.

Thank Stephanie Y
Reviewed October 25, 2017

The Barbeque House is what it says on the label - barbeque and pretty much nothing but. We had a short wait to clear a booth big enough for six. I noticed the smell of smoke but nearly as much as I would have expected....More

1  Thank NYSkeptic
Reviewed October 22, 2017

We stopped in here after a long day of work and driving. Got seated right away in this casual diner-style restaurant. The service was quick and very friendly. The food was really good, with nice sized portions. I had the "small" pork platter that came...More

Thank notme2015
Scott R, Manager at The Barbeque House, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017

Thanks so much for stopping by and so glad you enjoyed your meal. We hope to see you again soon! Scott

Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner. Glad we did. Great menu. Very popular b/c we ran into several friends there also. Great prices. Service was exceptional!!

Thank Andy S
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We stopped here after being on the beach an the BBQ was great. Great sweet tea and great hush puppies.

Thank ericlper
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

This is some of the best bbq you will eat! There is not an item on the menu that I wouldn’t reccomend! The staff is eonderful espicslly when your a regular. They take time to get to know you and just about have your order...More

Thank randy s
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I stopped in for lunch and really enjoyed the chopped barbecue plates that came with slaw and hush puppies or French fries and tea for around $6.50. The house sauce is sweet and thick, and the soicy version of it is just...More

Thank Monique H
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October 28, 2017|
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Response from JeffandAJ | Reviewed this property |
Great place but I do not recall any wine. BBQ is the best in Oak Island!
June 5, 2017|
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Response from nmurdoch118 | Reviewed this property |
They do have BBQ Chicken. Pork is their main deal though and that is white meat so you should be covered! If nothing else their desserts and Hush Puppies would satisfy anyone :)
July 12, 2016|
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Response from Christy K | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they would/ could accommodate that request with a bit of advance notice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5002 E Oak Island Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-5227
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Oak Island
  • Phone Number: +1 910-201-1001
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