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“Yum! ”

Buxton Hall Barbecue
Ranked #145 of 859 Restaurants in Asheville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$15
Description: Buxton Hall Barbecue is an Eastern-Carolina style barbecue restaurant serving wood smoked, whole-hog barbecue. Traditional sides are given a chef's touch as are the homemade desserts. The full bar puts an emphasis on local beers and craft cocktails.
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Description: Buxton Hall Barbecue is an Eastern-Carolina style barbecue restaurant serving wood smoked, whole-hog barbecue. Traditional sides are given a chef's touch as are the homemade desserts. The full bar puts an emphasis on local beers and craft cocktails.
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

The service was great in getting our party of eleven in and out of there in about an hour. (lunch time).
Very friendly and helpful. Everyone at the table pretty much got a different dish and no one was unhappy.
I particularly liked the muscles and the white gravy.
Yum!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Amy I
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

We walked here from our hotel , on the advice of our concierge , and the walk itself was worth taking , we got to see many historic buildings and read some of Asheville's history on the way to lunch.

The building is low key from the road , in fact , blink and you might miss it , as the signage is also low key.

We walked in , through a small retail area ,and into the main hall , and it's large !

There is a bar to the right as you enter , a small counter straight ahead where you can interact with a staff member , we got a charming server , who guided us to a table , explained the menu and the method of production , with great skill , turns out she had been a FOH manager previously , and that showed.

Our order taken , drinks arrived , and with the open kitchen , you can see the entire process of your meal from the start, to it arriving on your table.

After taking advice from our server , we chose the Mussels & the Pulled Pork , the mussels because the cook method was kinda unique , they are cooked in the BBQ with the Pork , the aroma's, and flavourings, from the smoke & steam cook them along with the Pork.

The meal arrived quite quickly , it's a fast paced kitchen , but without compromising quality. The aroma's from both dishes were almost intoxicating , so we proceeded to demolish them both.

The mussels were superb , the mingling of all the aroma's of the cook process with the mussels was sublime , an excellent concept and execution.

The Pulled Pork was fork tender , not overly smoky , but just enough , and the slaw with it an excellent compliment , no additional seasonings needed for either plate !

We were then introduced to one of the Chefs , who gave us a guided tour of the kitchen , given I'm a Chef , it's a privilege my wife & I truly appreciated , many thanks to him and our server for arranging that.

So , a long meadering walk , followed by a brilliant lunch with excellent beers , fantastic staff ,all followed by a Champagne Sorbet , wow !

This place was a great introduction to NC BBQ , and we'd highly recommend it to anyone !

Will we be back , you bet !

Date of visit: May 2018
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Thank fred s
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Delicious food in a fun atmosphere. Fried chicken was perfect and the dessert menu was great. Will definitely be back!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank adamsmg
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Traditional NC eastern style barbeque in western NC -- but It was the real deal. The food was excellent -- we had pulled pork and fried chicken. They have a sauce bar but your really don't need it -- the food is well seasoned without the extra sauce. It can be a little smoky -- they are smoking meat daily. Atmosphere is a funky mix of old time BBQ joint in a reworked warehouse structure. The only challenge was parking across the street and getting the app to download. I recommend.

Date of visit: June 2018
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Thank elandja
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This place was so delicious we went back twice in 3 days. The mussels they have are amazing! Cool place with neat atmosphere. Highly recommend

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MoBrennan
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