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Surf City Barbeque

13500 Nc Highway 50, Suite 112, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-7034
+1 910-328-4227
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunswick stew” (23 reviews)
“cornbread” (27 reviews)
“pulled pork” (15 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Barbecue
13500 Nc Highway 50, Suite 112, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-7034
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Literally all we ask is our server be friendly and responsive, our food be hot and yummy, and for the price not to be through the roof. This place does it all for us. We are only in town for a few days for a...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I thought it was just average. The only thing I really liked was the pulled pork and I have had it much better.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

As a local this had been on the to do list! Absolutely love the grandma’s, family feel atmosphere. The food was 5+ stars and staff was totally above and beyond level. The food is amazing and priced very well. Save room for the homemade banana...More

Thank 4pznapod
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Surf City BBQ has good food and good service. I just wishes they were open year round. We come to Topsail every year and always order a family pack. It's always good.

Thank Elizabeth M
RebeccaRoyal, Owner at Surf City Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for the great review!!! Wanted to let you know we are open year around excet two week in the winter for vacation. We close at thanksgiving and open back up in December.

Reviewed 1 April 2018

Awesome bbq. Sides just ok. The "snack" size is plenty of food for most people and was only $7. That's less than some fast food burgers! Will definitely return.

Thank cg_from_va
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This is the best barbeque on the island and I would argue the best between Wilmington and Jacksonville. The meat is perfect and they put it on a brioche bun. I made the mistake of order the PoBo -- barbeque on fried corn bread-- the...More

Thank s G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We now live here and love this place!! Their new location is very nice. Plenty of parking, friendly staff and great food. Hubby always get the catfish, loves it. I try the BBQ pork and Chicken both more than I can eat at one sitting....More

Thank cpfromnc
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The food wasn't very appetizing, my Mother in law had a sandwich, and she said it was ok. The rest of my family had the shredded pork plate and we left most on the plate, the servers were more inconvenienced by the size of our...More

Thank Josh F
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. The owners have spent some money making the interior warm and inviting. Since we were eating late in the day, each couple shared one entree. My wife and I had a small pork plate...More

Thank jinx35
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Our party had eleven different plates. All were very good, exceptional catfish!!! Our server was very nice and helpful. All and all a great time. Wish you would try the banana pudding, almost heaven.

Thank Hank H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13500 Nc Highway 50, Suite 112, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-7034
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-328-4227
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