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Smithfield's Chicken'n Bar-B-Q

924 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4331
+1 919-934-8721
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunswick stew” (19 reviews)
“hush puppies” (30 reviews)
“fried chicken” (24 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Fast food, Barbecue
924 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4331
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We searched for a BBQ restaurant near I 95 where we could meet friends for Sunday lunch.This was good choice and the 4 of us sampled almost everything Scrumptious crunchy fried chicken, BBQ,fried shrimp,Cole slaw, homemade potato salad,hush puppies,baked beans,banana pudding, pecan pie.Service was cheerful...More

Thank Mindy S
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Enjoyed chicken dinner (hot and juicy) but wanted something green for healthy addition. will definitely go back

Thank CJ V
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Not our usual stop but it was clean, friendly, well priced & nice options. If you are going to a game, the tail gate package is a good price & looked like it had tons of good. The baked beans tasted home made and had...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

I'm a BBQ snob of the highest order. Smithfield's is the REAL DEAL. Great 'que and outstanding fried chicken. Great vinegar-based sauce.

Thank Kim F
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This Smithfield's is no different from all the others. Food is OK, but all the fried food is greasy. If a person is seeking a place to eat without the stomach aches, this is not the place. But if greasy fried food does not bother...More

Thank Allraceschurch W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

If you want good food at great prices and excellent service, look no further. This was wonderful. The staff was very attentive, the service was fast and the food amazing. A nice casual family dining experience.

Thank JoyT23
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I love East Carolina pork barbecue and it just doesn't get much better than at Smithfield's. I've had it in several places around NC and this is just a good place to eat. I love their hush puppies! And besides that, the folks are friendly...More

1  Thank Dr. Bob D
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is good food quick and easy. Not it is not the best que, but not the worst. It is good but not great. One will leave satisfied to go.

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is a wonderful restaurant. The service was excellent. The dining room was exceptionally clean. My glass of sweet tea never got more than half empty before someone was there to fill it up. My husband and I both had the large platter, with BBQ...More

Thank 721Karma
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Standard Smithfield Chicken and BBQ. This one was very clean and friendly staff. BBQ was good as was the chicken and hush puppies.

Thank damondowneastnc
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Jeanine S
15 June 2017|
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Response from islandtwatch | Reviewed this property |
Chicken, but if there are dietary concerns, check with the store, to make sure it is only chicken.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 924 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577-4331
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 919-934-8721
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