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Hursey's Bar-B-Q

1834 S Church St, Burlington, NC 27215-5554
+1 336-226-1694
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“nc bbq” (12 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (18 reviews)
“roasted chicken” (18 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
1834 S Church St, Burlington, NC 27215-5554
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate Dinner at this Restaurant near closing time, and they gave us good and quick service. The place does not smell like a heavily smoked cooked Restaurant. We are not sure how they cook their BBQ and Ribs, which were good but we thought...More

Thank DeoniaNeveu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I get the pulled pork and chicken combo. The pork is moist with just the right amount of spice. The fried chicken is crispy and flavorful. If you are not real hungry try the pulled pork sandwich. The service is usually great

Thank drmr7788
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The Chicken here is my favorite. The sides leave something to be desired. The Barbecue is usually quite good...the ribs leave something to be desired.

Thank hanskennedy30
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Visited specifically because of the high reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. Amazing 2 or 3 story smoker visible from the parking lot. We had chopped bbq, ribs, brunswick stew, broasted chicken, hush puppies, mac and cheese, slaw and fries. We bought bbq...More

Thank St_Belmont
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Great,real Bar-B-Q as well as fish and chicken. I have been told that this is the first of many, REALLY GOOD southern barb b q, slaw and hush puppies.

Thank Willis R
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Hurley’s is consistently good. Barbecue is excellent, but the fried chicken is surprisingly tasty. Try the onion rings - fresh and delicious.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The food was great. I ordered a combo platter with bbq, one piece of fried chicken, small bowl brunswick stew, and 1/4 slab of ribs. The waitress was great and service was fast. Will return to try other menu items.

Thank CynthiaW92
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted their chicken and barbecue. Chicken was so tender. Barbecue was good. Had their slaw, fries and hushpuppies. Their banana pudding is good too.

Thank Tucretia L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

There's no question what this place is all about when you pull into the parking lot and a giant brick firebox with three chimneys is staring you right in the face! It's time for some 'que... Hursey's Bar-B-Q is a piedmont institution that deserves it's...More

Thank whopper007
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Not bad but I have had better. The meat (pulled pork) was dry and required a good deal of sauce. The sides were adequate but nothing special.

Thank Richard B
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12 October 2016|
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Response from Dan S | Reviewed this property |
Great food - good prices. Wish I were there to have some.
17 June 2016|
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Response from Dr. Bob D | Reviewed this property |
The pork barbecue is gluten free for sure. They have other things as well. I was surprised how large the menu was. Their hush puppies may be gluten free because they are made of corn meal. Of course, not all corn meals are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 1834 S Church St, Burlington, NC 27215-5554
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 336-226-1694
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