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Parkers Barbecue Restaurant

3109 S Memorial Dr, Greenville, NC 27834-6716
+1 252-756-2388
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunswick stew” (31 reviews)
“hush puppies” (44 reviews)
“fried chicken” (35 reviews)
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3109 S Memorial Dr, Greenville, NC 27834-6716
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Parkers is an Eastern NC BBQ icon, the original, in Wilson, has been around longer than I have, 65 years? The BBQ is good, especially the sandwiches. But I like the seafood, the only downside is it only comes fried. The restaurant is not fancy...More

Thank Rodney W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bbq is absolutely amazing. My tastebuds were pleased. Great family environment. Service was excellent. Good clean restaurant with ample parking. Service was quick and timely. Food was hot and a hearty serving.

Thank Mimi2jaxx
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I have been going to the original Parkers literally as long as I can remember. I find the food to be consistent - but consistently average. I wish they had more spice in their barbecue, so I always have to ask for both hot sauce...More

Thank auntsaras
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I know Parkers has been around for decades. It is an institution in this part of the world, and that's one of the reasons I love it. The food is always consistent, they offer a family-friendly environment and they have the best hush puppies I've...More

Thank Katrina E
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

On our way down we stopped at this restaurant which over the years we have eaten at many times since my wife and daughter graduated from ECU. We were really disappointed all the way around this time. The barbecue was so dried out from warming...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Very friendly and polite hostess food is good location is great I would definitely recommend this place to travelers

Thank bmP6403OG
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This inexpensive lunch place features North Carolina style BBQ cooked fresh everyday. Served with sides, including my favorite fried okra, you can't go wrong

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Parkers has been a main staple of Greenville for BBQ lovers for decades. Their quantities are solid and the food is always good. The large combination is my go to plate. (BBQ, fried chicken, 2 sides - typically string beans & mac/cheese or Brunswick stew,...More

Thank PirateDuke
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Parkers has great food and I go there every time I'm in Greenville. I wish we had one in Charlotte! The service is quick and the staff is friendly.

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The BBQ was excellent not to wet and no sauce just the way I like it pair it with a dozen of their hush puppies and you are in BBQ Heaven , hands down the best I've eaten besides my husband's who happens to be...More

Thank korchana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 AM
10:00 AM - 8:30 AM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3109 S Memorial Dr, Greenville, NC 27834-6716
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 252-756-2388
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