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Smith's Restaurant

635 N Halifax Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-7820
+1 252-443-0418
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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6:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
635 N Halifax Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-7820
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. Just a little off I-95 in Dortches, NC just north of Rocky Mount. Try to get there early because you may have to wait if you show up after 8am. You can order off the menu or from the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dewaynev2017
Reviewed August 7, 2018

this is my stomping ground when I visit my aunt Sis in Whitakers or when I am driving thru to Raleigh NC. Has everything I need.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 89edithb
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

First time eating there! Pleasantly surprised with both a full breakfast and lunch menu and a buffet of meat n two vegetables. I had the buffet and could hardly finish the ribs. One of their big sellers is their breakfast sausage. It is to die...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bill G
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Having read very good Trip Advisor reviews for this restaurant, we looked forward to sampling their advertised "southern food". However, disappointment followed with a not-so-great-experience in that dining option. Service was fast, attentive and friendly but what we ordered from the lunch menu was just...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed January 13, 2018

We stopped in the restaurant and each got a barbecue sandwich plate. The shredded barbecue is tasty and good cole slaw. The fries were good as well. The restaurant is larger than we thought it would be and there is a buffet available. If we'd...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank JoyfulWriter
Reviewed December 21, 2017

My wife and I decided to stop at smiths red and white grocery ,and what a surprise. They also have a restaurant---= and what a restaurant!! you can order off the menu or go thru the cafeteria line . we chose #2 a-for 6.99 we...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank bomatt4845
Reviewed November 22, 2017

While traveling on I-95 I stopped off to visit a friend in Rocky Mount, NC asking him to recommend where to go for lunch. My friend is Stanly, a retired NC State Trooper, who said, "Let's go to Smith's Restaurant in Dortches which is just...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank JJAncellotti
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Little hidden treasure of a restaurant found in Rocky Mount! We've been to Rocky mount several times and just moved here and found this little gem. Food is southern good cooking, super cheap and staff is so friendly. But back to that food.... Omg sooooooo...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Foodie1890
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

nothing fancy, we stopped for lunch on way back to Florida. All 3 of us got the meat plus 2 sides. Chicken, both fried and baked was delicious. veggies are salty but thats the way they fix 'em in the south. I would definitely stop...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank mommabearmar
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Probably one of best kept secrets in our area is the EXPERIENCE of shopping at Smith's Red and White Grocery Store next to their restaurant next Door. The restaurant serves their fabulous vinegar based, chopped pork BBQ, slaw and hush puppies and probably the best...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Mdaniel123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 N Halifax Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-7820
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 252-443-0418
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