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Hillsborough BBQ Company

236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
+1 919-732-4647
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (90 reviews)
“fried okra” (25 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (22 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hate to write a bad review but the ribs were dry, over salted, and had hardly any meat on them. Macaroni and cheese was pasty. Disappointing.

Thank 844JohnD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Smack in the middle of a state that prides itself on bbq, the pickin's for good pig are slim. As I read other reviews for HIllsborough BBQ, I wonder if that explains why this perfectly ordinary spot seems to get so many overheated ratings: Maybe...More

Thank j0hnn0rr1s
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I love finding small local places to eat when I travel. The Hillsborough BBQ company was recommended by some locals during a conversation about BBQ. It’s located slightly off the beaten path, in a small strip of shops right next to the road. Parking is...More

Thank R0BS411
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Complained to manager on how dry the brisket was..... His response... "Oh"..... Nothing else. Have had good experience before, so really disappointed 😭

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 6 April 2018

My boyfriend and I had a great experience with friends at Hillsborough BBQ Company last night! Each of us ordered something different, and everyone enjoyed their meals. I got the 1/4 lb BBQ plate, and loved it! The barbeque was yummy, and the mac &...More

Thank dukefan86
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I ate here w hubby & 2 grown children. We had fried pickles (excellent) 2 Tater beers(excellent) Bloody Mary (excellent ) twbrisket plates (excellent) fries, baked beans, Brunswick Stew, collards, hushpuppies (excellent).Also brisket sandwich & pork bbq sandwich with fried okra (excellent) & iced tea...More

Thank LeslieL4
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Hillsborough BBQ is the best. Terrific food -- try the "Farmer's Salad" if you are not in the mood for the great BBQ chicken, pork, or brisket. Anything on their "specials" chalk board is great. As for the sides, do not miss their green beans....More

Thank lisasT2064VT
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My family and I have been coming here for over a year and absolutely love the food! They have great pulled pork and their fried mushrooms are incredible! The ribs always sell out fast so if they are available definitely order them!

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I had the BBQ chicken. Very good, tender. .. could have been a little warmer. Collards were great...cooked perfect. Hubby had brisket special. Very delicious and tender! Fried okra and fries were good too. Hush puppies were really good. The homemade white slaw was very...More

Thank DrAlford
Reviewed 13 February 2018

3 of us ate at Hillsborough BBQ for lunch. We each had the pork sandwich. There was ample meat on the sandwich and it had a good flavor. I had the beans, which was a combination of several different beans. Once again good flavor. My...More

Thank NEGrandma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-4647
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