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McKethan Brothers Barbecue - CLOSED

1475 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7883
+1 828-265-2828
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Barbecue, Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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LOCATION
1475 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7883
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Reviews (142)
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61 - 70 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

We live in Boone and are lucky enough to visit McKethan's often. I've had everything on their menu (including their vegetarian burger option - it is great!) and have never been disappointed. Their Sunday Lunch fried chicken is the best I've ever had (the birds...More

Thank CEC1906
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Wow, Thank you so much for the great review. We are so glad that you have enjoyed our restaurant on several occasions. I will share your comments with the team and look forward to seeing you come back in the near future. Sincerely, Ben McKethan...More

Reviewed 6 April 2016

We had ribs pulled pork smoke chicken bake beans potato salad ff Mac and cheese great food...moist BBQ...best between here and Lexington of course Lexington is king but I live in boone now so mckethans it is..want good BBQ come to boone no other compares...More

Thank Anita P
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We stopped in here for a late dinner. There were only about 8 other people in there. We were seated after standing there a while. The table we sat at was wobbly and needed something to level one leg out. I waited for our waitress...More

Thank David E
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

I want to start by thanking you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience at McKethan Brothers Barbecue. I have spent a good bit of time breaking down your comments and researching with my team why your experience was not...More

Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped late tonight. Very happy with the meals. Hush puppies were very good. Collad greens were the best I've ever eaten. Waitress was very nice. They didn't pressure us to leave as they were closing. Wish they were closer to Indiana, we would go all...More

Thank Gary E
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

I wanted to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience at McKethan Brothers Barbecue. I see that you especially enjoyed the Hush Puppies and the Collards, both which are near and dear to our hearts as well. I...More

Reviewed 10 March 2016

The salad bar was sub par, we had to ask for napkins over and over, and it took two requests to even get a straw!More

Thank Susan F
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2016

I appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your experience. I would love to know what your additional thoughts on our Salad Bar and how we could improve. My crew is constantly working hard to offer the very best Salad Bar in...More

Reviewed 10 March 2016

I met an old friend in Boone and we decided to try McKethan BBQ for lunch. Today's lunch special was a sandwich, a side and a drink. My friend and I both went with the pulled pork BBQ sandwich, the mac & cheese with sweet...More

Thank Spacehistorian
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2016

I wanted to thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant after your recent visit. I am so glad that you had a great experience. Your comments are very helpful and will be shared with my crew. I do hope that...More

Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

I'm eating there all 7-10 days when graving some BBQ or Ribs and I have to say the quality is above the rest in Boone or Blowing Rock, it's extremely clean, tastes good, great service and always the same level of quality and taste! Kudos...More

Thank KingMarcus
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to let you know about your great experience at McKethan Brothers. It was truly our honor to serve you. We take great pride in our recipes and quality of the food that we deliver. It is always...More

Reviewed 1 March 2016

This is the worst BBQ you will ever experience. We ordered a chop pork plate with slaw and beans. Someone the kitchen doesn't know the difference between thick fatty grizzle and shredded pork. About 90% of the main portion was that nasty flappy bubbly fat....More

Thank Sealluke
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2016

I wanted to thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. All feedback, even if it is negative, is very helpful for the operation of my restaurant. I regret that you did not have a good experience at my Restaurant. As you...More

Reviewed 6 February 2016

AMAZING that people review this as good BBQ food. We were in town and we wanted to try some Carolina BBQ, I wish we would have looked somewhere else. I went solely off the reviews for this place and decided to give it a try,...More

1  Thank Jimmy M
Sarah M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2016

Jimmy~ We are so sorry to read of your experience at our restaurant. The quality of your food during your visit fell way short of our high expectations as owners and managers of McKethan Brothers. We very much appreciate your feedback, and will be looking...More

Reviewed 27 January 2016

I order the 3 meat platter - paid a little extra for shredded brisket - and the portions were enough for 3 people! The food tasted excellent. The pulled pork was tasty and the sauce augmented it. The brisket was also excellent. And the chicken...More

Thank N. J. M
Ben M, Owner at McKethan Brothers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. I am so glad that you had the opportunity to come in and try our food. Your feedback is very helpful to my team. We look forward to serving you again in the...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7883
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-265-2828
  • E-mail
Description
McKethan Brothers Barbecue was founded in May of 2015. We specialize in high quality barbecue, smoked meats, fresh house made sides, and southern desserts. We have a top-notch salad bar with home made salad dressings, domestic and local craft beers and wine. We provide an inviting atmosphere, and wonderful service. Can accommodate large groups.
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