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Brock's Barbecue

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11310 Iron Bridge Rd, Chester, VA 23831-1445
(804) 796-7539
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is so good! They have a delicious buffet with their famous pork bbq. (Their dinner buffet starts at 5pm so get there at 4:45 and most likely it will out a little bit earlier) Homemade desserts just make the perfect meal complete! Family friendly as well!

Thank Sheilagail
Powhatan, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had heard nothing but good things about Brock's. We decided to give them a shot. Living in Powhatan, this was quite an investment of time to drive there, but well worth it. Our server, Kate, was wonderful. The buffet was very well stocked and kept clean. Now, onto the food. In short, it was wonderful. Very... More 

Thank goldstreak222
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Great pulled chicken. Wonderful smoked barbecue flavor. Very reasonably priced. Much better choice than all the fast food places at this exit.

Thank Debbie F
Richmond, Virginia
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Small family owned restaurant w good service and excellent food. Lunch or dinner, go for the buffet! You get to taste a variety of good food. The pulled Pork is delicious and does not even need a sauce to flavor it. Different food varieties throughout the week. #GuyFieri, when will you visit this great barbecue place?

Thank Rumy M
Lynchburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

The minced BBQ has great flavor with the right amount of natural smoke body. Is a classic Virginia (North Carolina) style meat accompanied by home style green beans, collard greens, stewed tomatoes, and world class cold slaw. I have tried BBQ throughout the south, often referred to as Dixie BBQ. You will wear your car out finding anything that matches... More 

Thank Doug B
Midlothian, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Went here tonight for the first time. I have heard a lot of good things about this place. We ordered brisket with baked potato and fried Oysters with fries and Mac and cheese. The food was not bad but it was nothing to say this was the best meal ever. They had a buffet but it looked dry or not... More 

Thank Dinkswife
Chester, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Family owned and operated (I met the owners in church), they have a great vinegary sauce that my step dad from Atlanta brought me up on. Not thick, not sweet...they have other sauces as well. They have jars to take home too

Thank nuancelj
Midlothian, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

The dinner buffet is good, but some t Of the items on the buffet are obviously canned, but the bbq, chicken, and hush puppies are great.

Thank FamilyMan2216
Pagosa Springs
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Perhaps I am not a good judge of barbecue so I was a a bit disappointed with my meal - sliced pork which was tender - served without sauce which was on the table. I ordered Texas fries which were loaded with grease - regular fries on other dinners looked much better. Fried Onion rings were good. Brocks offers an... More 

Thank Gowan
Clearwater, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Ate the lunch buffet here. The good thing is that the price was only $7.99. Food was all average. Fried shrimp was good but the clam strips were over cooked. Assorted vegetables and Brunswick stew. Hush puppies were good. Overall it was average food but a decent deal for the money. I would probably eat here again.

Thank Mark0076

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11310 Iron Bridge Rd, Chester, VA 23831-1445
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: (804) 796-7539

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