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Thig's Bbq House

1722 Catherines Lake Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-8754
+1 910-324-1161
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“nc bbq” (6 reviews)
“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
“pork” (9 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
1722 Catherines Lake Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-8754
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice on way to and from the airport and glad we did! The servers were were very friendly serving right up hush puppies and a pitcher for the table of sweet tea with a smile. Favorite dishes were the chicken, ribs, brisket, chicken...More

Thank Jeff V
Reviewed 19 March 2018

What a treat! This restaurant is a little off the beaten path, but well worth it. The bar b a is wonderful. Ribs and chicken only on Friday and Saturday. They close at 8 so get there early so they don’t run out of the...More

Thank ncnut18
Reviewed 11 February 2018

NOT a main street establishment in town. You'll have to look for them or already know where they are located. We so happened to drive by many times and decided to try them out to see. Surprisingly good BBQ with some variety with certain Southern...More

Thank Bikerdudeandhiswife
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Thig's Bbg is a gem in the middle of nowhere. I always enjoy a fine meal at Thig's. The staff is very friendly with exceptional service. The food is one of the best Jacksonville has to offer by way of home cookin. The prices on...More

Thank Tommy C
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

If you look at my other reviews I consider myself a bbq snob. So I ordered some of everything: brisket, pork, ribs, collards, beans, slaw, and corn bread. I have to say it was pretty damn good. The pork was absolutely tops! Picked clean, lightly...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

THIGS What a rarity located in the middle of nowhere. Said to be the best place to eat pork. Well that might be so. Worn and torn, authentic as the rest you find near by. Staff provides good service. Their selection of food is not...More

Thank Lars P
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The staff is friendly and courteous. The food is cooked to order so your wait time increases. In the event you are seeking a place to snatch and grab spot I will suggest you call ahead and place your order. The food is great and...More

Thank francismh2016
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Always good food with great service! Very friendly staff that are always making sure your visit and food are just like you ordered!

Thank Jaleena H
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

BBQ white meat chicken with two sides for me. The chicken breast was delicious & so were my turnip greens with pepper vinegar. I was not crazy about the mac n cheese, but, it may have been because it was almost cold & I did...More

Thank j_edpie
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you like NC BBQ, then you will love it. The sauce is vinegar based, we liked it, but my parents are the tomato based loving kind. I got the regular size of BBQ and 2 sides. I almost always finish my plate, didn't this...More

Thank Brianne T
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Jill H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1722 Catherines Lake Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-8754
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-324-1161
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