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Hillsborough BBQ Company

236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
+1 919-732-4647
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (83 reviews)
“hush puppies” (57 reviews)
“fried okra” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
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1 - 10 of 290 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch visit. The pictures were so fun...pictures of old time BBQs. The location is away from most everything, but the building was nice. Fried mac and cheese was so-so, the BBQ pork the southern kind with vinegar. I loved the slow roasted...More

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for beef bbq, this is your place! A generous amount of super tender and flavorful brisket came with two sides. i tried the yellow slaw which is white slaw with a little mustard. Super! Also had collards which were fresh for...More

Thank Ginny B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a very nice dinner here. The ribs are some of the best I've had in a long time. Service was good. They have a good beer selection and a large number of sides. It's a comfortable place with some nice outdoor seating too....More

Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a late lunch during the week so the restaurant was not very busy. Service was prompt and attentive. Our food came quickly and was very good but not outstanding in my opinion. The restaurant itself is very comfortable and spacious with a bar.

Thank grump51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quality just not what it used to be. When they first opened, food was delicious but seems to have declined over the years. Their brisket is generally very good but they were out.

Thank rodneya395
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their ribs are my favorite! My favorite BBQ place in the area, great staff and service. They always offer my dog a bone or water bowl :)

Thank Jessie E
Reviewed 18 April 2017

As indicated by the name BBQ is the dish of choice. It doesn't matter which plate you choose it will be delish!! Multiple choices of Slaw and they're all excellent. Great selection of beer and wine to compliment any meal. The wait staff, especially Jazzeriel,...More

Thank callenzen
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Good as usual, but somehow lost it's 5 star spark. Maybe it was the server who was not having a great day, but they just opened. The brisket was great as usual. The Brunswick stew was a little off.

Thank dpcrph
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The food was ok. The barbecue was fine, but we have had much better! The sides we got were brunswick stew (made with canned Veg-all) fried okra (prepackaged frozen) and yellow slaw (traditional slaw with mustard added) The choice of two barbecue sauces were eastern...More

Thank Deedeeoftn
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious!! Server Sara guided us to pork nachos with heavenly lime sour cream & 1/4 brisket plate with hush puppies, Brunswick stew, corn pudding with sliced cucumbers in sweet & spicy vinegar. Sooo good! Grilled Texas toast, good rub on Brisket- real smoke flavor (not...More

Thank Susie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-4647
  • E-mail
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