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Countryside BBQ

2070 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-4822
+1 828-652-4885
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked chicken” (26 reviews)
“hush puppies” (48 reviews)
“ribs” (27 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2070 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-4822
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I eat here often. The food is good, the service is always great and the prices are okay. I would recommend eating here.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KDM96
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Smoked chicken is always my go to.Pick your sides. Chose from okra,green beans potato salad,fries,baked potato and more.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tammmike294
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Great customer service, all the staff is very welcoming and helpful. Their sides are amazing and I love the smoked chicken! My husband gets the brisket sandwich and he says it is great as well. Love the sweet potato fries, too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mary A
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

The Saturday morning breakfast buffet is a great down home breakfast . A great hometown place to eat

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chris L
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We ate there with another couple Friday night the food was really good the service was excellent. You got plenty of food on your plate for the price you paid.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank judycwhite49
Reviewed 16 November 2018

WE were a group of 32 folks- all Corvette owners from GA - with reservations. We were put in the side private room. Now I will say the tables and chairs are not the best, However, the service was outstanding and the food was great....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 02corvette
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Came down the mountain from Spruce Pine looking for some "real BBQ" before we headed back to Texas. The Welcome Center suggested Countryside and glad we took their advice. The pork BBQ was great and the Red Slaw was outstanding. Since I am partial to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Excellent service. Fast delivery and excellent food. Quiet atmosphere with lots of tables. Always have room for more.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Duck240
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Good food. Consistently prepared. Attentive servers. Excellent bang for your buck. Love the Breakfast Bar, too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Coastal200642
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way from Charlotte to Asheville. What a gem! Great home cooked food at a reasonable price. The chopped bbq was so tasty! Our sides of coleslaw, hush puppies and green beans were very good. Service was super fast and friendly!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank enzo1089
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31 October 2017|
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Response from Ellizzie | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so they have egg salad sanwiches.
3 September 2016|
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Response from deeMatthews_nc | Reviewed this property |
I have never had their breakfast buffet so I don't know, I don't like there in winter time. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2070 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-4822
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Marion
  • Phone Number: +1 828-652-4885
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