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Smithfield's Chicken & BBQ

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1710 South North Carolina Highway 119, Mebane, NC 27302
+1 919-563-2440
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Surfside Beach, South Carolina
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155 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a fast food style restaurant with above average food. The prices are very reasonable and the service is on par with chick-fil-a. This is the second one of these we've eaten at and were not at all disappointed. Waiting for them to come to Myrtle Beach.

Thank Alan S
Greensboro, North Carolina
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Smithfield is very good BBQ for a fast food restaurant. If you get the value pack you get a sandwich (with slaw) fires (lots) and a drink, you can't go wrong and will not leave hungry. This is a must stop on family trips for us when traveling to the beach.

Thank summerfield4
Mebane, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best shrimp, fries, brunswick stew and chicken in town! The location is clean and right off the exit. If you like sweet tea, you are in for a treat! Great food and drink.

Thank Marian G
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

dining in be prepared to be called honeybaby by miss ann . she will be sure you are happy. going to the drive through don't think you seeing things they are twins at the drice through wondow . they serve you with a great smile. if your a senior you get a discount everyday yay!! you may need to go... More 

Thank jackiebisback
Burlington, North Carolina
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71 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Had the privilege to stop and chow down on some of my favorite food. There are many things that make it my favorite. How it's cooked, seasoned, appearance on the plate, cleanliness of the surroundings where I am eating, the service whether self or served, the atmosphere of the restaurant, are just a few of those things that make for... More 

Thank ncheel51
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

You'd expect good barbecue here, and it is. The real surprise is the chicken which is excellent. The sides are great too. I don't usually like hush puppies, but these are first rate. Very tasty iced tea to wash or all down with. We eat there a couple of times each week.

Thank Harry P
Reading, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stopped at this location on our way to Myrtle Beach, SC. We had planned to stop at one of the Smithfield's on our way. Even though, we got our food to go, the service was excellent and the food was good. The workers whether younger or older are always very nice and helpful. We always look forward to going... More 

Thank tgeary69
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Growing up in Southeastern North Carolina, my favorite BBQ is the vinegar based chopped pork. Smithfield's is my favorite even though it is a chain restaurant. They have perfected the recipe and the pork is lean, not fatty at all. Their sides are very good too.

Thank Amanda C
Charlotte, North Carolina
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178 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The fried chicken was ok and the servicewas efficent. The food was nthing to write home about. Hush Puppies were dry and the chicken was just warm. Added a side of banana pudding which was a huge dissapointment. Had vision of them taking pudding out of a can and filling the plastic cups. They need to look into the manufacturing... More 

Thank smokeyellow
Mebane, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I've eaten barbecue all my life and find the Smithfield's barbecue to be outstanding. Service is friendly and very fast.

Thank JoeOrangeCounty

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 South North Carolina Highway 119, Mebane, NC 27302
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mebane
  • Phone Number: +1 919-563-2440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?