Best Barbecue Restaurants in Raleigh

Handpicked Top 3 Barbecue Restaurants in Raleigh, North Carolina. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


328 West Davie Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

Since 2005

Seasonal Skillet Cornbread, Half Rack, Pit Sampler, Pulled Pork, the Pit's Southern Fried Chicken, Pimento Cheese Ball, Starters, Brisket, Baby Back Ribs, Loaded Potato Skins, Chicken Wings, Beef Brisket, Sandwiches, Southern-Style Deviled Eggs, Salads, Fried Green Tomatoes, Drinks, BBQ Sauce and Soul Rolls & Seasonal Skillet Cornbread

Offers family-style barbecue $24.99 and Carolina Style Ribs Half Rack $15.59 ● Serves authentic whole-hog and pit-cooked barbecue ● Taste the Halifax County Fish and Chips, Smoked Meatloaf, Grilled Blackened Salmon, Heirloom Cabbage Collards, Brunswick Stew, Pit's House Salad, Seasonal Salad, Bleu Cheese, Hand-Cut Fries and Sweet Potato Frie ● Buy the The Pit Bacon Cheeseburger $12.99 & Portobello Mushroom Sandwich $9.99

Price: Starts from $3.50

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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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6309 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606

Since 1993

Chicken, Pork Ribs, Texas Beans, Pork Loin Plate, Potato Salad, Cheese, BBQ Chicken and Beef Brisket, Soft Drinks, Whole Pecan Pie, Hot Link Sandwiches, Brisket Tacos, Fried Okra, Potato Chips, Chicken Baskets, Beef Ribs, Cheesecake Plain, Homemade Desserts, Mixed Greens, mashed potatoes, Toppings, Cornbread, Sandwiches, Hot Links & Burnt Ends

Family Dinner: Pound of BBQ $14.99, 2 pounds of BBQ $19.99 and 1 fried chicken $14.99 ● Provides North Carolina barbecue with many country-style sides ● delivery and catering service available ● Taste the Bowl of Grits, Home Fries, Cheddar Biscuit, Smoked Sausage, Bacon, Eggs and Cheese ● Buy the Breakfast Meal Deal Any Sandwich, a Side and Drink $ 6.99, Country Ham Add $0.99 and Orange Juice or Milk Add $0.59

Price: Starts from $4

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Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri & Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun Closed

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9424 Falls of Neuse Road, Suite 108, Raleigh, NC 27615

Pulled Pork, Beef Brisket, Turkey Breast, Pulled Chicken, Sausage, Smoked Ribs, Full Slab, Half Slab, One Bone, Smoked Chicken, Half Chicken, Breast Wings, Leg Thigh, Chicken Breast Sandwich, More Cowell, Fresh Cut Fries, Potato Salad, Green Beans, Mac and Cheese, Smokehouse Turkey Salad, Premium Salad, Baked Beans, Garden Salad & Hush Puppies

Buy Family Pack $24.99 includes feeds 2 Adults and 2 Kids with 1 lb of Pulled Pork, Buns, 2 Pint Sides and Cornbread and kids plate $4.99 includes kids Sandwich, Hand Breaded Chicken Tenders or Mac and Cheese, 1 Kid Size side and a Drink ● Offers Judge Sampler $26.99 includes Enough for two 1/4 Chicken, 1/2 Slab, Pulled Pork, Full Cut Fries, 2 Sides, 2 Cornbreads and Texas Toast, City Sampler $17.99 includes Full Cut Brisket, Pulled Pork, Sausage, Turkey, 2 Sides and Texas Toast

Price: Starts from $6.99


Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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