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Dickey's Barbecue Pit

5318 New Hope Commons Drive, Durham, NC 27707
+1 919-419-1101
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good29%
  • Average43%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
2 Jul 2017
“Closed”
24 Jan 2017
“Outstanding meal”
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Fast food
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
5318 New Hope Commons Drive, Durham, NC 27707
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Tried to visit for lunch on a weekday afternoon. The store was closed with an eviction notice taped to the front door. I love Dickey's in other locations and was disappointed to miss it here

Thank TStan91
Reviewed 24 January 2017

No complaints here. Meal was good and the place was clean. The staff were very friendly. One of the few places you can find BBQ that isn't saturated in vinegar. Thumbs up!

Thank Spankyff
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Texas barbecue??? Not like I have had. They claim there is a smoker in the back and someone comes in early to man it but where is the flavor??? We had chicken and beef brisket where the chicken was more like a rotisserie chicken and...More

Thank NCluvtrav
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Pulled pork was kind of mushy. Beans and potato salad were nothing special. Curbefd my hunger, prices were high to me compared to real BBQ places.

Thank TeamJOKE
Reviewed 19 November 2015

We went here for a change of pace. We both like barbecue. Absolutely nothing special about the food or service. The restaurant seemed unclean when we were there.

Thank Harry A
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

The place makes the area smell fantastic. I was here once so far. The food is pretty good, a little pricy for the portion in my opinion though. I got the brisquet on my visit. Decent, a little dry. The sauces they offer (6) I...More

Thank Tkern70
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

After months and months of wanting to try Dickey's BBQ, I decided to stop in and see what all the hubbub was about. I ordered a BBQ sandwich and a small soft drink which I gave the girl $8.73 for, the sandwich was a large...More

Thank Hpm88
GMWC_CRD, Owner at Dickey's Barbecue Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2015

We appreciate you taking the time to write feedback - however - not sure you selected the correct location. Our drinks are $2.25. The prices you cited are not for our location and are much higher.

Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Just standing outside the restaurant you are overwhelmed by the tantalizing smell of smoked meat. Inside the restaurant, you place your order at the counter and it's brought to your table. There's a self-serve soda and iced-tea area. There's also a free self-serve ice-cream machine....More

Thank Where-2-go-4-help
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Dickey's is one of our favorite BBQ restaurants and has been for years! The brisket is always tender, the sandwiches are a good size, and the sides are delicious! The greatest thing is that they are always consistently good!

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 11 March 2015

I haven't eaten at a Dickey's Barbecue since I was much younger, about 100 years ago, in Texas, so I was surprised to find one in North Carolina. The food was better than I remember form my childhood and the cashier/manager came around to ask...More

1  Thank MensaMan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5318 New Hope Commons Drive, Durham, NC 27707
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-419-1101
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Description
Taste why Dickey's Barbecue has been the world's best barbecue since 1941! Try our 8 juicy, hot, pit-smoked meats, like our southern pulled pork or our family recipe polish sausage. We even offer 11 home-style sides, like our creamy coleslaw and fried okra. Purchase a digital Dickey's gift card: http://amzn.To/1v7Mj0I Don't forget we're also your catering experts! Any event, any size - let Dickey's do the cooking, and you can take the credit. Graduation parties, weddings, office functions, you name it! Dickey's Barbecue is the perfect catering choice for groups of all sizes - from 10 to 10,000! Kids Eat Free Sundays with the purchase of an adult meal & everyone enjoys FREE ice cream every day!
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