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The Barbeque House

5002 E Oak Island Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-5227
+1 910-201-1001
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (71 reviews)
“pulled pork” (35 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (30 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
5002 E Oak Island Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-5227
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The pork barbecue plate was large enough to share. The pork was lean and tender. There are a variety of sauces were rich and flavorful. The slaws were perfect. You can also order a smaller senior size platter. You won't be disappointed! They also serve...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I ordered the "Who's your daddy" for $45 and the portions were tasty and plenty like last time, but the 3 sides were sized for a child. Previous years were great, sides were ample. This was my only disappointment, so I guess I can swing...More

Thank Hursel H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We make it a point to eat here almost every time we visit. The food is delicious and the service is even better. We have had Kristina several times as our waitress and she always remembers us and practically remembers what we like to order...More

Thank ashbr0wn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good BBQ with a variety of sauces available to add. I had BBQ pork sandwich with slaw added, sweet potato fries and onion rings...all very good. Generous portions, fast friendly service. We go every time we visit Oak Island.

Thank Wateree101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved it! Spot-on bbq. The sauces were also commendable. They know how to do bbq. And it's fast too!

Thank Monk57
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Someone recommended this little place to us while we were staying on the island. All I can say is its the best barbeque I've ever had! Food was delicious and service was great. Will definitely visit again

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

They have a Senior menu which is just right for smaller appetites. We ordered a barbecue plate and brisket plate from this menu. One side per plate were baked beans and wonderful macaroni and cheese. We ordered iced tea for each which was included. The...More

Thank Travel236
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner our first night and we were very pleased. Food was great and the service was also great. Took a little longer to get our food but when it arrived I seen why, everything was fresh and seemed house made. Kids meals...More

Thank Zeb C
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We were just driving around one day and found this place. So glad we did. The food was so good. They offer a variety of sauces for your bbq that all seem to be locally homemade. You get a lot of food for your money....More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Took my son's family here for dinner. We all enjoyed our dinners. Prices estimate were great. This will be on our go to list.

Thank Andy S
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Questions & Answers
29 October 2017|
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Response from JeffandAJ | Reviewed this property |
Great place but I do not recall any wine. BBQ is the best in Oak Island!
6 June 2017|
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Response from BillBfromNC | Reviewed this property |
I do not represent the restaurant, but having eaten there can answer your question. Yes, they have chicken and it was awesome!
13 July 2016|
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Response from Christy K | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they would/ could accommodate that request with a bit of advance notice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5002 E Oak Island Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-5227
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Oak Island
  • Phone Number: +1 910-201-1001
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