We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carolina Barbeque

500 Pineola St, Po Box 654, Newland, NC 28657-7604
+1 828-737-0700
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (15 reviews)
“hush puppies” (13 reviews)
“ribs” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
500 Pineola St, Po Box 654, Newland, NC 28657-7604
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (132)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

BBQ had no flavor. Sauces available were horrible. Less sugar in a 5 pound bag than what was in the bottle of sweet sauce. Eastern Carolina sauce was plain vinegar. Lexington sauce tasted like eating straight black pepper. Mac and cheese was pasta with cheese...More

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great BBQ ... pork & chicken with a wide variety of sauces and dips, even that delicious yellowish South Carolina style sauce.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I have yet to find smoked chicken better than the chicken I've found at Carolina BBQ. Not to mention, the iced tea is always perfection. If you're visiting during the summer months, make sure to stop by on a Friday evening for some of the...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here on numerous occasions. Good BBQ. And love their family meal. Never have made it for one of the nights they have music. But plan to in the future. Dave and Jen are wonderful.

Thank shannon s
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The BBQ here is pretty good. Try the Dixie Sunday. BBQ, slaw, and hushpuppies all together in a cup. Just add sauce. The burgers are ok. But the chicken tenders are amazing! We eat here quite a bit because it is convenient for us and...More

Thank Jake P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We discovered his place a few years ago and come back every time we are visiting the High Country. This BBQ is fantastic----everything on the menu is top notch. These folks know how to do pork and their hush puppies are to die for! We...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We stopped in Sunday night...we are semi-local but don't stop in as much as I'd like. I got a whole rack of ribs and ordered fries and potato salad for sides. The whole rack of ribs are pretty expensive (or so it seems-no more than...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I was not real impressed with this BBQ. BBQ is one of my favorites, but I left wishing I had went somewhere else.

Thank paralegal777
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Stopped in for a bite before a football game. The parking lot was crowded so I figured I'd stop in and see what was on the menu. Ordered a bbq plate with mac n cheese and potato salad and it was very good. The service...More

Thank Nathan H
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Don't let the location or looks of this place fool you... in my book, this place served the best ribs in the area, at an affordable price. Worth a visit.

Thank StanF28
Nearby HotelsSee all Newland Hotels
Eseeola Lodge at Linville Golf Club
40 reviews
5.54 km away
Huskins Court and Cottages
65 reviews
6.73 km away
Sugar Ski & Country Club
53 reviews
6.74 km away
Sugartop Resort
41 reviews
6.83 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Kaye's Kitchen
121 reviews
.05 km away
Fabio's Restaurant
65 reviews
.36 km away
Nguyens Asian Grill
20 reviews
1.56 km away
Nearby Attractions
Crossnore Weavers and Gallery
19 reviews
6.63 km away
Linville Gorge Wilderness Area
178 reviews
6.71 km away
E.H. Sloop Chapel
12 reviews
6.63 km away
Grandfather Mountain
1,810 reviews
7.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Carolina Barbeque staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Pineola St, Po Box 654, Newland, NC 28657-7604
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Newland
  • Phone Number: +1 828-737-0700
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing