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Sooey's BBQ

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3919 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9279
+1 252-449-6465
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very good but is now it's not as family friendly as it used to be. It is now more of a bar atmosphere than family oriented. However, if you are a couple looking for good food and spirits this may be the place.

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Thank UPSdude
Weehawken, New Jersey
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562 reviews
342 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is my 6th trip to OBX, and I've had a lot of BBQ. Sooey's is by far the most fun one to say and the most conveniently located for all the towns. The staff was very friendly and the food was excellent. My only gripe, and the rest of my family agreed, is that the sauce was just not... More 

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Thank psudino
SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome BBQ Sandwich and Slaw. The BBQ had just enough heat to give it a nice kick. Delicious, really delicious.

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Thank Ashley F
SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you see you again soon! More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This place is delicious. The brisket is awesome. Love the corn bread. We did the sampler platter amd yiu get yons of the food. We had great service by our server Mike...we will be back!

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Thank Kelly B
SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words and we will be sure to tell Mike! More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Sooeys BBQ ribs are THE BEST! I felt like FRED FLINTSTONE chomping on dinosaur ribs. THEY WERE HUGE!

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Thank BatsonBoomer
SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

THANK YOU for the feedback. We strive to be THE BEST! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The pulled pork sandwiches are made eastern Carolina style. The meat was very well seasoned, and then use the eastern Carolina vinegar based "sauce" for even more flavor. The baked beans and green beans were great. If you like eastern Carolina style bbq, this is some of the best you will find. Now if I can get a bottle of... More 

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Thank Jim W
SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a generous comment! See you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Best place we have eaten this whole trip! The wings are HUGE and the breading was amazing!!! We enjoyed the cornbread, hush puppies and beef brisket. Mike our server was very polite and we had a great time interacting with him! Wonderful experience all around!!! Great job guys:)

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SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback and we will see you again soon! More 

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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place reasonably priced the food is fabulous. You get plenty of portions for your price so you better go there hungry the fried chicken is fabulous and the ribs fall off the bone.

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Thank Loftinjoe
SooeysBBQ, Owner at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Fabulous is what we love to hear! THANK YOU! More 

South Riding, Virginia
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172 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Really good fried chicken and bbq. We order from here every trip to Nags Head. Even the locals recommend it.

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Thank TKrobath
SooeysBBQ, Manager at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for the generous feedback! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Worst ribs I have ever had. It was like chewing on shoe leather and was tasteless. I will never go back!!!!

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1 Thank Don F
SooeysBBQ, Owner at Sooey's BBQ, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear this. We are known for a mouth-watering, slow cooked ribs. I would love the opportunity to feed you and your family again. Please let us know next time you are in town or stop for a visit. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3919 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9279
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-449-6465

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?