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Prissy Polly's Pig Pickin' BBQ

729 Nc Highway 66 S, Kernersville, NC 27284-3128
+1 336-993-5045
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hush puppies” (40 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
729 Nc Highway 66 S, Kernersville, NC 27284-3128
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten eastern nc BBQ for over 60 years-started out with Griffins in Goldsboro (now closed) , and ate at numerous other places (parkers in Wilson is the best ).prissy Polly is in western BBQ territory, bit they have both eastern and western.I had...More

Thank bomatt4845
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good place to eat. Good service and nice selection of sauces. Menu includes ribs and chicken and a good dessert selection. You might even hear some live music.

Thank Petro100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really like Prissy Polly's BBQ for several reasons. They have a good, varied, home cooked menu which includes both Lexington AND eastern BBQ as well as vegetables, excelentnhush pupies and wonderful,banana pudding. Their service is excellent and they have a wonderful catering service which...More

Thank Emmyx2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good place to get barbeque. I like to be able to get both Lexington and Eastern style. Hush puppies are good. I feel like their menu is confusing sometimes--like if you order the special by pointing to it and saying you...More

Thank ATD971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant. Service was good but I felt rushed thru my order. BBQ was ok but there is better BBQ just down the road.

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I used to work next door and I can tell you from personal experience that the people that work at Prissy Polly's are some of the nicest people around. I have dined in many times and the staff was always amazing. The atmosphere inside is...More

Thank ChristyLouJohnson
pigpicker2013, Owner at Prissy Polly's Pig Pickin' BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for the five stars! Yes, we have a pick up window and you can call in your order ahead and we will have it ready for you or just pull in and place the order. We appreciate your business!

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We are from Florida and whenever we visit our cousins that live in Kernersville we MUST go there. Greg is an awesome people person and runs the best BBQ place I ever ate at. The Bluegrass music is live on Thursday and Saturday and is...More

1  Thank Brian W
pigpicker2013, Owner at Prissy Polly's Pig Pickin' BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

We have our fried chicken on our blue plate special every Friday and Saturday. I have to agree that it is awesome!! I also have to agree that my husband Greg is a people person and loves what he does. Thank you for making us...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Prissy Polly's has done a fantastic job catering for the Shepherd Center's annual auction...great food and service by the staff. I like to make my own bbq but get their bbq slaw to go...it's hard to find and theirs is good and inexpensive.

Thank Mary S
pigpicker2013, Manager at Prissy Polly's Pig Pickin' BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your five stars and the kind words. I enjoy catering the Shepherd Center's auction and working with the awesome staff they have.

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Place is very casual and people were friendly. I had the 2 rib basket (1 side) and the ribs were huge. They weren't fall off the bone ribs, but had good flavor. Fries were ok. We also had BBQ sandwich plate (2 sides). The loaded...More

Thank Pat S
pigpicker2013, Manager at Prissy Polly's Pig Pickin' BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for coming in and having lunch with us. We appreciate your business and hope to see you soon! We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - Approximately 11:00am We are in the process of leaving Kinston and North Carolina for good. On our way out, my husband wanted to stop one last time at one of his all time favorite Barbeque places. We arrived right at...More

1  Thank Pass-N-Through
pigpicker2013, Owner at Prissy Polly's Pig Pickin' BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

We are honored that you stopped here on your way out of North Carolina to your new home. I am so glad the bbq was still a hit. We still do have the original 10 tables from the old restaurant! They were all picnic tables...More

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Elizabeth E
28 October 2016|
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Response from pigpicker2013 | Property representative |
Greg and Gary's grandmother was named Polly. She was also very prissy (in a good way). When we were throwing around names it just fit. We are a family owned restaurant and wanted to keep her name alive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 Nc Highway 66 S, Kernersville, NC 27284-3128 (Formerly Prissy Polly's BBQ Resturant)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Kernersville
  • Phone Number: +1 336-993-5045
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