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Hillsborough BBQ Company

236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
+1 919-732-4647
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (90 reviews)
“fried okra” (24 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (21 reviews)
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236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those of you who love gluten free but have a hard time finding a barbecue place look no further. Although you can not have bread you can have many choices

Thank 31Carmel13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sat there for 20 minutes without being acknowledged. Walked out and told the hostess why... No apology at all!

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I like to eat vegetarian when I can - I was able to get a couple of yummy sides and be as happy as the meat eaters in the party. I recommend the corn pudding, okra, and any of the many slaws Hillsborough BBQ makes!

Thank MeBette E
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Good sit-down bbq place down by the river. The pork was good, as were the sides. Brunswick stew – with touch of rabbit – has just the right amount of game-ness to it. Hushpuppies small and really good. Turkey soup special very meaty. No complaints,...More

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. The setting is comfortable and relaxing and the food is tasty. We loved the BBQ and the brisket melts in your mouth. We also really enjoyed the three different choices for slaw, hush puppies with homemade honey butter and...More

Thank Vacationers828
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Really great BBQ. Wood cooked with vinegar based southern sauce, Spicy (but not too much with a bit of sweet) home made sauce made it! Good slaw also. .

Thank Willis R
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit here from a recommendation. Everything I tried was delicious. The chicken, the beef and pork.. so moist. The coleslaw was a bit bland, but ok. Banana pudding, perfect. Thank you for a great meal. I will return. 

Thank agoofygrle1
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Usually enjoy this town’s options for a food stop while traveling. Cute place, friendly staff, but mediocre food would not bring us back to this restaurant.

Thank Vaflyfisher
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I don't usually complain about restaurants after having worked in them for 7 years. Hillsborough BBQ is consistently out of regular menu items including BBQ. For a BBQ restaurant to run out of BBQ on a regular basis is a sign of very poor management....More

Thank BrewIT
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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