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Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q

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5050 Fayetteville Rd., Lumberton, NC
+1 910-618-9542
10:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:30
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Jacksonville, Florida
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is awesome. Very roomy sit down café type setting. You order at the front and it is brought to you. The food is out of this world. I ordered the Combo white which was 2 pc white chicken & bbq. ($9.49) Their fried chicken is awesome. My sides were cole slaw and potato salad and both of those... More 

Thank MelanieJacksonville
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Most barbecue places gain a reputation because they have a unique building or offer a unique menu. Smithfield's Chicken and Barbecue is unique because they have 32 locations across eastern North Carolina and in each location they consistently provide delicious eastern NC style barbecue and even more delicious southern fried chicken. I have eaten at only a few of their... More 

Thank EDavis44
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122 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped with husband and son, on our way to Florida. This place was very clean and the chicken was delicious. The BBQ sauce had a unique flavor, which I'm sure is the North Carolina sauce. Loved the hush puppies! But the ladies that served us were so nice! It was a lovely visit.

Thank Kdmcook
Chesapeake, Virginia
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155 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Smithfield's for dinner. We were a little reluctant thinking it was just typical fast food. Yes you go to a counter and order and the comes out very quick, but it is delivered to your table and they continue to check back with you and get you refills and anything else you need. Very friendly staff and the... More 

Thank Dennancy
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was nothing clean the service is really good but I'm not a fan of Carolina barbecue sauce it was my first time trying it it was a little too vinegary for me I prefer Kansas City style better

Thank Jeffrey W
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The chicken was moist and tasted great and the sides were very good. Very popular with locals as well as travelers.

Thank Felecia H
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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293 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stopped in the drive through on 10?24/16 and ordered a 12 piece all white meat chicken meal. Man it was great! And the employees were very nice especially the young lady at the first window who took our order.

Thank Crooner82
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I was home for my class reunion 3 weeks ago and I had to stop by my favorite BBQ spot. I love their BBQ chicken & pork platter. Their homemade BBQ sauce is much lighter than the ones found in your local grocery store. It is light and flavorful. The BBQ pork is seasoned just right and the lemonade is... More 

Thank Naja W
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67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Every time we go thru North Carolina we always stop here. The pulled pork is so tender that you can cut it with a fork. They give you lots of barbecue & lots of french fries. The food is always good.

Thank Beachlvrgrl
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98 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Pulled pork was great. Service was fast and staff continually asks what else you need. Restaurant was very clean and well lit. Staff was very friendly.

Thank Glenn J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Barbecue
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5050 Fayetteville Rd., Lumberton, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Lumberton
  • Phone Number: +1 910-618-9542

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?