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Cape Fear BBQ

523 Grove St, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5139
+1 910-483-1884
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“bbq chicken” (4 reviews)
“baked beans” (3 reviews)
“cole slaw” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
523 Grove St, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5139
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never had a problem with the food. The rude, arrogant treatment I encountered today convinced me to never come back. I had my money refunded.

Thank Cheryll M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very fine Carolina BBQ. The chicken or the pulled pork are excellent , the side's are some of the best around!!

Thank fyrfyghter73
Reviewed 15 April 2017

It looks as if the building was once a fast food chain restaurant that didn't make it and was taken over by locals. Nothing wrong with this as it's clean, friendly, well laid out and in a very good location. Had their BBQ and wings....More

Thank Mikeatsea03242
Reviewed 12 April 2017

BBQ is great, also try their BBQ sandwich. I also love their Brunswick stew and their fried cicken. They also do catering

Thank Dwight H
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Cape Fear has fresh NC barbeque, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad and some of the best Brunswick Stew you will ever taste! Don't worry they have your hush puppies too and sweet tea too!

Thank alicia370
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I stopped in here for lunch with a coworker. All members of the staff were extremely friendly and not just the staff working the counter but the cooks and wait staff as well. I was impressed that even those prepping the food looked over the...More

Thank FoodMeister83
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Was going to another bbq place but it was closed. Found this place. Excellent pulled pork bbq and sides.

Thank slatsp
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Food was made to order and hot when served. The building was old but clean. It was nothing special for chicken and BBQ.

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

First time here and what a great little find thanks to other reviewers giving this place good marks. The staff were very friendly and helpful, suggesting menu items to my wife and I. My wife had the pulled pork with baked beans and fries. She...More

Thank Jeff-n-Deb-88
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Was advised to try this local place from the hotel staff at red roof. I had the pulled pork sandwich which was very moist and delish. The fries were cooked fresh. I would go back if we stay go back to the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Grove St, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5139
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-483-1884
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