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Countryside BBQ

2070 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-4822
+1 828-652-4885
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked chicken” (23 reviews)
“hush puppies” (44 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2070 Rutherford Rd, Marion, NC 28752-4822
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family of 5 met here for lunch. Parking lot was full and looked very busy. A sign directed us to seat ourselves and after some help from a cashier, we found a large table. The waitress came over pretty quickly and we noticed right...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Countryside was recommended by local hotel staff, and it hit the spot after a weary day of travel. My daughter had all her favorites - grilled cheese, fries, and mac and cheese and all hit the spot. I took a bit of a risk going...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the liver mush and cheese sandwich. This was a staple growing up in the same area of NC. I haven't had liver mush in years as I don't really eat this kind of food anymore and it was a real treat! The waitress...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Passing through Marion NC, i was looking for a place to eat and Countrside BBQ was at the top ofthe list. After reading the many glowing reviews I decided to give it a try. That is where the good stopped. It is a seat yourself...More

Thank travelinggolfer757
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were in town for the 1st annual Bigfoot Festival. When we drove by that morning, we noticed how busy it was and again that afternoon on our way back to our room. We decided to check it out. We were not...More

Thank skyview66
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is always crowded and even a recent President of the United States has eaten here. So me being the food lover I am, and the fact that I live less than 10 min away, I figure let's give e it a try. After...More

Thank Curtis W
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch one day on our trip. It was good and the staff was great. It does get very busy around noon.

Thank Sheree N
Reviewed 28 July 2018

The staff is friendly and makes you feel like family, also, the food was great and reasonably priced. We ate there on three occasions, twice for dinner and once for a breakfast buffet, each time was great. Highly attended by the locals.

Thank jwillfl
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

After a long trip, we chose Countryside for dinner late on a Friday night. Hubby and I had the half chicken...we LOVED it!! Our son thoroughly enjoyed his shrimp. All of us had hush puppies...soooo good! The fried okra was scrumptious!! No one rushed us...the...More

Thank Janie K
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food with exceptional service. A must for all traveling through the area. I will certainly go back !

Thank travelnhome
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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
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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