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Lexington Barbecue

101 W Center Street Ext, Smokehouse Lane, Lexington, NC 27295-1548
+1 336-249-9814
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pork” (63 reviews)
“hush puppies” (159 reviews)
“fries” (52 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
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101 W Center Street Ext, Smokehouse Lane, Lexington, NC 27295-1548
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great bar-b-que with good red slaw. The staff are always friendly and willing to help with any questions you may gave

Thank veggielover2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a great local place. Everyone in the area was either eating inside or parked outside getting service or had called in for a pick up. We waited about 20 minutes to get a table on a Saturday afternoon. Shared a couple of trays...More

Thank chrisz903
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You want real BBQ pork-There is non better than Lexington BBQ We usually get the BBQ Tray with chopped BBQ and red slaw with hush puppies. Also ask for the “ vinegar dip” on the side. It is just the topping for the BBQ AND...More

Thank DSchwalbe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everybody in town will send you here first! This place is terrible high prices not good service. I don't understand why people go here so much unless they haven't visited all the other places in town. Not really interested in paying this kind of money...More

Thank FellowTraveler732529
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family for barbecue. Had sliced and chopped pork. Nothing to it. Was dry, barely if any hint of smoke. I’m a Texan and at a minimum barbecue is moist and smokey. This was neither. The hush puppies were great, the slaw was interesting....More

Thank Bff N
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Increasingly, across the South, newer barbecue places have sprung up in the past several decades that have little to no connection to the traditional barbecue cultures of the various barbecue regions of the South. You can count on these homogenized places to have the very...More

Thank wdlindsy
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We visited with family from Colorado who heard about Lexington barbecue and wanted to try it. Miranda, our server was absolutely wonderful. She explained how every food was prepared and patiently explained the difference between tray and plate! These things are very important to know....More

Thank ELexington
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We stop by for dinner on trips back to Charlotte following NC State football games. The coarse cut bbq is our favorite. However, be sure to try the smoked turkey sandwich if you don't want pork. The staff is super friendly. The sweet tea is...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This is the Lexington bbq you have been looking for. Light vinegar, smoke flavor and hot sauce. Lots of different dish configurations from sandwich to salad. I liked it a lot. Just not my favorite bbq style. But still very good. Served with quintessential red...More

Thank SupperLenny
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Barbecue is great and the hushpuppies are awesome. It gets a little crowded with license plates from all over the east coast. But it's very good

Thank busdog04
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W Center Street Ext, Smokehouse Lane, Lexington, NC 27295-1548
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 336-249-9814
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