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Bar-B-Que Wagon

610 Main St, Bryson City, NC 28713-8097
+1 828-488-9521
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (18 reviews)
“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
“chopped pork” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
610 Main St, Bryson City, NC 28713-8097
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with my wife and 2 teenage daughters. We all agreed it was the best meal we've had on our vacation so far. Super casual and reasonable prices.

1  Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the daily special ...meatloaf, potatoes and fried okra. Hubby had the BBQ. Honestly that was the BEST meatloaf dinner I have ever had in my life. (And I'm a chef). The BBQ was excellent service was fast and efficient and the restaurant was super...More

1  Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was recommended to us by a family friend and we loved it! Very clean restaurant and lady employees dressed like Rosie the Riveter! To cute! Food was excellent! Chicken fell off the bone! Fries were best ever! And I loved the cole slaw! A...More

Thank KathyJ461
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in the area for the Great Smokey Mountain Railroad. Unfortunately we had missed the days train. The people at the gift shop recommended this place. It was easy to find and had plenty of parking. If I recall correctly the place had 8...More

1  Thank jtoverstreet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You order at the register and pay when you enter. There are several menus posted in different places on the wall which can be a little confusing. This is what is says Barbeque. The food is average but prices are good. The best part was...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Cash Only! For a quick stop with a lot of options, this place is a local favorite. I like the environment too- always clean and cozy. This place can get really busy during peak hours. The fruit salad is always very fresh.

1  Thank Rachael L
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Got the pork sandwich which was chopped instead of pulled. Really enjoyed it. My daughter had grilled cheese and said it was tasty. Fries and slaw were also good.

1  Thank Holly G
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I love good barbecue but this is not the place to find it. The main thing which I find missing is the taste of real smoke in the food. It tastes like the meat has been cooked in an oven with liquid smoke. It is...More

Thank Merlin B
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stopped in for brisket and we were not disappointed. Portions are generous and the brisket and BBQ were very good.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

You can eat in, get it to go, or call ahead and order to take on a picnic at the local National Park! There is a nice amount of seating inside and there is outdoor seating available a very short walk across the parking lot.

Thank rduncan2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 Main St, Bryson City, NC 28713-8097
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Bryson City
  • Phone Number: +1 828-488-9521
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