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Old Hampton Store and BBQ

77Ruffin St, Linville, NC 28646
+1 828-733-5213
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked beans” (15 reviews)
“pulled pork” (18 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
77Ruffin St, Linville, NC 28646
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Great food, drink & entertainment venue with great food & service with a smile. Locally owned & operated.

1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent service food and atmosphere!!!! Fresh homemade food served hot from the kitchen. The Old Hampton Store is so cozy.

1  Thank Laura Lee P
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Call me crazy and I am super picky on my bbq, preferring Wilbur’s, or Ridgewood to anything served up in the high country. This pulled pork, was actually chopped. It was just ok. The collard greens, cornbread, baked beans and potato salad were pretty good....More

Thank admepa
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Since I was there 2 years ago, they have added a bar and often have live music. The weekend we were there an apple butter festival was underway, with a huge kettle of apples cooking until 8 or 9 o'clock that night. The folks that...More

Thank Marcia T
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This place is a little off the beaten path and has such an overwhelming quaint charm! The service is super friendly and makes you feel at home. Food and selection are good. Such a perfect spot for a few minutes of "me time"!

1  Thank Laura A
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

The Hampton store in Linville NC is a Wonderful place with live music and a truly Authentic Old Country Store Atmosphere. Anyone who leaves a bad review about this place is crazy. The food quality and taste is Outstanding. The Hampton Salad is not only...More

Thank southslope777
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and the BBQ sauces all had an amazing flavor! The collard greens were some of the best we have ever had! Glad we found this joint!

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here after a trip to the falls. The food was fabulous and they had an awesome singer / song writer playing. The country store inside sold apple butter and lots of tasty treats!

1  Thank MommyInVacationMode
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We spent three days in Asheville, NC and rode up the Parkway on Tuesday. I had looked for some place for lunch and chose the Old Hampton Store & BBQ in Linville. Good decision! Good BBQ and good sweet tea! Lots of rustic type gifts...More

Thank baileespoppa
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Nice place but for the money was NOT That Good. 49.99 for four of us to eat not even bbq on sandwhich. 9.99 for a plate not even for the price. Order hush puppies was over cooked.

Thank scombs8228
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77Ruffin St, Linville, NC 28646
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Linville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-733-5213
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