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Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q

7911 Fayetteville Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603-5631
+1 919-661-9151
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
21 Sep 2016
“Always good food and excellent service”
1 May 2017
“Skip it..”
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Barbecue, Fast food
7911 Fayetteville Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603-5631
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Reviews (15)
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Not terrible but definitely wouldn't go again. Greasy food wait staff looked at us strangely. Not sure why.

1  Thank Harry G
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It's a nice quiet quality place to go! Very nice staff and great food! The Brunswick was amazing it seemed to stay hit the entire visit.

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I have eaten here on multiple occasions including last night. The food and service is always great. Smithfield's food and service is very consistent at all their locations and prices are average or less than the competition.

Thank Josh L
Reviewed 21 September 2016

When we visit the Raleigh area, we often stop at Smithfield's. Sunday there was not a parking space available at lunch so we went thru the drive-thru. WOW! Immediate service, the lady saved us money with her suggestions, and when we pulled up to the...More

Thank oldhokie702016
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

I think they have the best fried chicken on the planet. Plus they have Texas Pete at the table or to go which everyone should put on their chicken. If you eat in they will bring you your food plus keep tabs on your drink...More

Thank suttonj29
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I'm from Kansas City where BBQ is a staple, so I was anxious to try Smithfield's BBQ since it's "North Carolina BBQ." It is very different from KC BBQ, but it was still very good, and I would definitely have it again on my next...More

1  Thank HDay22
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Food is great and service is excellent. Friendliest staff ever! Sweet tea is perfect, bbq is tender. We eat here every time we travel through NC.

Thank Angel T
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Went through the drive thru here. The sweet tea was so weak and tasteless that we returned it ... only to get more of the same! Fries were over cooked and barely warm. As much as I like SCNB restaurants, I can't recommend this one!

Thank M H
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

As we were passing through the area, we wandered in and were glad we did. Had a quick snack that made us smile. The food was good and the iced tea conjured fond memories of summers past. The hush puppies reminded me of tasty college...More

Thank Annre2
Reviewed 5 August 2014

What a great place to sample the unique flavors of the south. From a midwesterner's perspective, the barbecue was a too vinegary and not saucy enough. Their sauce is very thin, more for basting and marinating, not for dipping. It was not to my taste,...More

Thank beth828
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7911 Fayetteville Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603-5631
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-661-9151
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