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Joe's Old Fashioned Barbecue

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1702 S Madison St, Whiteville, NC 28472-4934
+1 910-642-3511
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Whiteville, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was dynamite. The fried chicken and catfish was delicious. The ribs were also amazing. Service is great. It's a faced paced moving restaurant with a hometown feel. Great!!

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Thank 126amberg
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18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017

Joe's is well known for his NC style (vinegar based) BBQ. But, their buffet is also excellent. And, the service is second to none in town (though Hwy 55 is close). The waitresses and cheerful atmosphere make Joe's a favorite for locals and visitors alike. My personal favorite -- BBQ, of course. Second to that is their fried chicken &... More 

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Thank Charlie J
Whiteville, North Carolina
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

Joe's is a family owned restaurant with a great down home atmosphere! The food is great, and the service is excellent! Prices are well within reason. The ice tea is to die for!

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Thank vagreer
Saint Augustine, Florida
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

We ate the buffet today and it was good. Food selection was good. Quality and temperature of food was very good. The manager stopped by twice to see if we needed anything. Wait staff was attentive. We will return.

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Thank Bogeyjoe
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

This place have the very best food and is always fresh and hot when you order it and always clean place to go and eat .

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Thank Lacey T
Griffin, GA
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

From the basic Barbeque sandwich with slaw to the 'pound with' (pound of Barbeque, slaw, and hush puppies), you can't beat this Barbeque. They also have a wonderful country cooking lunch buffet. On Friday and Saturday nights their buffet is a family favorite.

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Thank pm9raw
Clarkton, North Carolina
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78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Love this BBQ. they also have a great country buffet. Sweet ice tea. Ribs are really good. All the staff is very friendly. They are really fast. Your order is on the table almost as soon as you place the order. Make sure to stop in......

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Thank Denise B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Joe's old Fashioned BBQ is a great place to eat in Whiteville North Carolina! What a great pulled pork BBQ that is the essence of eastern North Carolina Barbecue flavor! This is a very casual atmosphere Restaurant with casual dining. Great Southern food off the buffet but do not miss the pulled BBQ. I would have seen that they are... More 

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Thank Mr M
Clearwater, Florida
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Our party had the buffet. There was plenty of southern food including BBQ pulled pork, pork ribs, fried & roasted chicken, Brunswick stew, popcorn shrimp, greens, green beans, fries, baked beans, butter beans, salad bar, cakes & scooped ice cream bar by a server. The restaurant is spacious casual dinning. The waitresses are friendly. The restaurant décor could use a... More 

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Thank Sligolass2015
Whiteville, North Carolina
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Choose from an excellent buffet with a large assortment of meats and vegetables or order from a menu with various barbecue specialities. Clean good environment and very friendly service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1702 S Madison St, Whiteville, NC 28472-4934
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Whiteville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-642-3511

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