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“Friendly, Clean, Great food”

Joe's Old Fashioned Barbecue
Ranked #2 of 59 Restaurants in Whiteville
Certificate of Excellence
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Longs, South Carolina
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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“Friendly, Clean, Great food”
Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

This was our first trip to Joe's on the way back to Charlotte from Wilmington. We read the reviews and were not disappointed. The food, service and friendly atmosphere was well worth the visit.

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English first
San Antonio, Texas
1 review
“Joe's BBQ is the best!!!!”
Reviewed August 6, 2013

This is the only place that I eat BBQ. I have never been disappointed in taste or service. We took the whole family of parent, aunts, kids, and friends. Everyone was satisfied with their food choice and it was nice to dine in the small town atmosphere.

  • Visited June 2013
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Fairfax, Virginia
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“This is Eastern North Carolina BBQ”
Reviewed August 3, 2013

In case you are not aware, eastern NC BBQ has a vinegar tang to it, unlike western NC BBQ (sometimes called Lexington style) which has a catsup based sauce. Joe's BBQ in Whiteville serves eastern NC BBQ.

Visited May 2013
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Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Southern Gem”
Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

Joe's is a must eat place if you are traveling through Whiteville, NC and you enjoy eating at unique mom and pop type places.

They offer amazing local cuisine and quality North Carolina style BBQ.

I have eaten here several times in my travels and have nothing but rave reviews for the service and food.

Very kid friendly and family focused. They also offer a very good local buffet that features Southern style foods ranging from fried chicken and fish to vegetables and desserts.

Try it. You will not be disappointed.

  • Visited July 2013
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Whiteville, North Carolina
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“Good as the best, better than the rest , and just a little bit habit forming!”
Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

Eastern NC barbecue at its best! Mike Hyatt and family continue the tradition begun by his father Joe, from whence comes the name.

  • Visited June 2013
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