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Circle B Ranch BBQ

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655 Airport Rd, Fletcher, NC 28732-8619
+1 828-687-2323
11:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Used this company for an outdoor picnic with about 200 people. While making plans for the next year people asked if we were going to use the same company. We have used them for three years straight and was pleased all of the time. The cobbler is GREATTTTT

Thank Tmance
Brevard, North Carolina
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Surprised at how good the food is at this locally owned restaurant. Fried chicken is excellent according to friends who regularly order theirs ahead of time. Nita and I dropped in for some vegetables and a really good barbecue sandwich. Good, quick, easy on and off for locals and the traveling crowd.

Thank Frank P
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135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This is a place near home. The staff is good, however the food I'd just average. The BBQ is not special but tasty. Uses preservatives which I try to avoid. Ample parking and easy access from the main road. We use it for a fast pick up but only when in a rush.

Thank jgteacher
Penne, Italy
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I stayed at the hotel next door to the Circle B Ranch BBQ restaurant and went to dinner with my co-workers. They wanted me to try the barbecue but when I saw the sign about the fried chicken, I was all-in. The chicken did not disappoint, it was outrageously delectable (as was the mac n cheese, candied yams, potato salad,... More 

Thank reesipnutbutrcup
Sarasota, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Fried chicken takes 30 minutes after you order. It's so worth the wait. Yum...The sides are just as good. All made right there. Homemade baked beans and Mac n cheese are the perfect sides to go with this fried chicken; I've not had the likes of since my great grandmother.

1 Thank wonderingtheUS
Asheville, North Carolina
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Sure, the chicken is good. And the sides. And house made dessert. But no one does BBQ like Bubba. Pork. Smoked. chopped. Delicious. Nothing fancy or citified about it.

Thank phud33
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

On our way to 12 Bones we discovered Bubba J’s Circle B Ranch. I almost passed, because I confess, eating at anything attached to a Citgo Service Station is typically off of my radar. I am so glad my hunger ruled over my practice. “Bubba J” has been cooking up incredible ribs, chicken, et el for the past 11 years... More 

Thank LMShr
Stanley, North Carolina
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Food was like eating at Granny's on Sunday. They did not have everything on the menu available (Sat afternoon at 2 pm) but what we had was really good. Wife had BBQ plate which she enjoyed. I had excellent roast beef carved on order. Sides were very good. Slaw is locally famous and did not disappoint. An elderly couple came... More 

Thank Alan B
Arden, North Carolina
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is the best food in western North Carolina. The bbq contains almost no fat and the sides are outstanding. I order all of their sides to serve at Christmas dinner and other special occasions. I love their cabbage and green beans and their Brunswick stew is the best I've ever had anywhere. It can be a little confusing initially... More 

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

This has been one of my most beloved spots to revel in happiness!! They are EXCEPTIONALLY nice people and LOVE their customers and will absolutely bend over backwards for you. BEST coleslaw EVER!! I always leave with a pint or quart for later! BUT DON'T BE IN A HURRY IF YOU WANT THE FRIED CHICKEN! Made fresh to order -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 655 Airport Rd, Fletcher, NC 28732-8619
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Fletcher
  • Phone Number: +1 828-687-2323

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?