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Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q

12504 Capital Blvd, Wake Forest, NC 27587-7487
+1 919-488-8388
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (12 reviews)
“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
12504 Capital Blvd, Wake Forest, NC 27587-7487
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I would not go eat there even if I don't have any food. The chicken is quite dry and service okay. I don't know if it's because it's a local chain store and they just don't care about quality of food.

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I love Smithfield's BBQ, but tonight I was sorely disappointed. When I walked in I noticed two DOGS with three adults, who were sitting at an inside table. These were not sevice animals, and the owners were feeding them from the table. I love dogs...More

1  Thank Abby H
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Great chicken delicious BBQ Awesome employees Always take time to give refills Food always fresh and hot

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The hallmark at any Smithfield's is consistently yummy food and friendly people, and this location doesn't disappoint. I'm a huge fan of their pulled pork bbq sandwich, and the fries are spectacular. I always ask for a side of rib sauce and drizzle over the...More

Thank jboynsteph
Reviewed 25 June 2017

12 years since I had good NC bbq! I ate at several Smithfield's during my visit. All the food was excellent. When I went to the Wake Forest bbq to take on my flight home the man packed 10 containers of almost frozen bbq on...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I love to go to Smithfield's to eat some of the best chicken and pork barbeque. I love a restaurant that is consistent, one you can count on the food being good every time and this restaurant is just that. The staff are very well...More

Thank jpulley2017
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by in the evening and ordered the dark chicken combo. The chicken was excellent and the sides of cole slaw and Brunswick stew were great. Once the order was placed the food arrived very quickly. The only negative was that while the menu was...More

Thank Kent F F
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My first time at smithfields and I was impressed with the food. We got it to go. My husband used to go smithfields (different location) and told me it was just as good now as it was then. I got the fried chicken with baked...More

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

They were very friendly and willing to please customers in every way. We enjoyed the food and the atmosphere

Thank Sheila V
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

How can something so good be so bad for me?! I seek to avoid fried foods. But I break all the rules when I go to Smithfield Chicken. It's the best fried chicken not cooked at home. If you love fried chicken as I do...this...More

Thank Dr. William-Haz... H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12504 Capital Blvd, Wake Forest, NC 27587-7487
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 919-488-8388
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