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Carolina BBQ & Chicken Incorporated- MOVED

500 W Atlantic St, Emporia, VA 23847-1210
+1 434-348-3435
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
Aug 16, 2016
“Hey! It is an all you can eat buffet.”
Aug 9, 2016
“Great delicious BBQ and abundant food selection, Very Clean! Affordable.”
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American, Barbecue
500 W Atlantic St, Emporia, VA 23847-1210
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Reviewed July 21, 2015

We ate dinner at this restaurant on July 12, 2015. The place was clean enough, although it is not updated at all. Old tables and chairs. The waitress was alright. She did check back with us and kept our drinks full. Now to the problem...More

Thank PamMc555
Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

Our group of 18 stopped in on our way home from a family reunion in Norfolk. The frog legs, fish sandwiches, baked turkey wings, and fried chicken were excellent. The service staff were friendly and Debbie took great care of us. Try it!

Thank Penny W
Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Our 1st time. This place will be our new regular stop through, for great food and super friendly staff. We wanted something quick and good. We found it!

Thank Deidre D
Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Buffet style , fresh tasty food, not gourmet but good down home food , good selection at the buffet ! We would stop again easy on off from 95

Thank James L
Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

We had an unplanned stop in Emporia. The guy at the auto parts store recommended this place. I did not have enough room in my stomach to try everything I wanted. This Southern food was delicious!

Thank glasshalffull2015
Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to fill up on fantastic homestyle cooking. I stop here often to get a great meal at a fair price. They have a buffet with some of the best vegetables sweet corn. lima beans. greens. potatoes. I find myself getting...More

Thank rick r
Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

Probably some of the worst food I've ever had. This place makes golden corral look good. Just go down the road to 5 guys

Thank Shane B
Reviewed April 11, 2015

The last time we ate here the food was really good. This time (Apr 8) not so much. The fried chicken was quite good, but the rest of the fare was lacking. Mashed and gravy were lukewarm. Greens not much better. Nondescript pork ribs were...More

Thank P M
Reviewed April 2, 2015

We stayed in Emporia this year on our trip north from Florida, and went here for dinner this time. Dinner was $9.49 (senior discount price), and everything we tried was delicious. As I am not one to go to buffets, I still find this one...More

Thank grandeb
Reviewed March 20, 2015

I went here to try something different, but my advice is stay with what you know. Seconds after I ate it I was throwing up in the bathroom. The food was not good at all. The service was slow. My boyfriend paid while I went...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups, Families with children
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
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W Atlantic St, Emporia, VA 23847-1210
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Emporia
  • Phone Number: +1 434-348-3435
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