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Smithfield's Chicken'n Bar-B-Q

924 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4331
+1 919-934-8721
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (12 reviews)
“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Fast food, Barbecue
924 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4331
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want good food at great prices and excellent service, look no further. This was wonderful. The staff was very attentive, the service was fast and the food amazing. A nice casual family dining experience.

Thank JoyT23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love East Carolina pork barbecue and it just doesn't get much better than at Smithfield's. I've had it in several places around NC and this is just a good place to eat. I love their hush puppies! And besides that, the folks are friendly...More

Thank Dr. Bob D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is good food quick and easy. Not it is not the best que, but not the worst. It is good but not great. One will leave satisfied to go.

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful restaurant. The service was excellent. The dining room was exceptionally clean. My glass of sweet tea never got more than half empty before someone was there to fill it up. My husband and I both had the large platter, with BBQ...More

Thank 721Karma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Standard Smithfield Chicken and BBQ. This one was very clean and friendly staff. BBQ was good as was the chicken and hush puppies.

Thank damondowneastnc
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We travel I95 a lot and seem to always hit near Smithfield for either lunch or supper. We have eaten here a number of times and it is always good. I prefer their shred BBQ plate. I have tried their fried chicken but it is...More

Thank Botzworth
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Food was awesome, service was amazing! Hush puppies were the best!! And excellent price for a family of 8!

Thank Valarie C
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly and fast counter service with tray delivery. This is no-nonsense barbecue. Pulled pork, chicken, and shrimp. The BBQ was vinegar based with red peppers to give it a zip, not your typical northern BBQ "sauce". Sides of hush puppies, slaw, fries, potatoes for the...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Smithfields chicken n pork not bar b q asked what beef they had, nothing beef every Good Bar B Q is known to have beef

Thank gmguy12
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great bar-b-que! For a great local place to eat, this is a great place. Food was very good and the staff was friendly and attentive. Very happy we stopped to eat here.

Thank bebeep405
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Jeanine S
15 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from islandtwatch | Reviewed this property |
Chicken, but if there are dietary concerns, check with the store, to make sure it is only chicken.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 924 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4331
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 919-934-8721
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