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Haywood SmokeHouse

79 Elysinia Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-2000
+1 828-456-7275
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (223 reviews)
“baked beans” (63 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (37 reviews)
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79 Elysinia Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-2000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very impressed with the quality and variety. Great sides and deserts. A must do for BBQ lovers visiting the Waynesville area.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I LOVE BBQ! Just because I am now a non meat eater doesn't mean I can't still enjoy BBQ. I go for the sides and the Haywood Smokehouse has the best in the county. Turnip greens, Mac n cheese, slaw, and watermelon salad were great....More

Thank ehlerspk
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were really pleased to come across this restaurant while visiting Waynesville, NC recently, especially after the mouth watering lunch we had. The ribs were very tasty, the burnt end beans some of the best ever, and the greens were straight out of the South...More

Thank richj35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A definite must if in the area. If you don't know where it's at find it ! You won't be disappointed .I'd like to say a local hidden favorite but living In fl, its pretty well known BBQ, to which whom have traveled in the...More

Thank brdroyh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge portion of delicious pulled pork - enough for two! With 2 sides, Texas toast & a beer was full real deal & not expensive. Loved the coleslaw.

Thank Caroline Bilbrough
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Waynesville, NC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent meal. Cooked well. With good size portions. Marie was our server and she was wonderful. Very helpful with information on items on the menu. Rang up by Sarah who was very sweet and invited us back. Great prices. Will stop in again!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our fourth visit and like all the others the food was delicious and the staff very proficient. All of the food is great, but I'm especially fond of the brisket and baked beams. If you like BBQ, you will be very pleased with...More

Thank Jan1242
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got the Texas two step sliced brisket with a split house made sausage on top with a side of Mac n cheese, it was so good that half way threw I ordered another one to go. Will be going back again and again!!!!

Thank dawgonpadfoot
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always get the BBQ ribs when I go here. They have so many different types of sauces you never know which one to use. I generally use the spicy ones.

Thank hunters821
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, this was one of the best BBQ spots I've ever been. We happened upon it fairly randomly, but what a meal. The brisket and ribs are fantastic -- great bark and rub. Their homemade sauces are unique and each of us found favorites. Our...More

Thank Rob S
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11 July 2018|
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Response from Tragnar | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I do not think so.
Mary W
19 May 2017|
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Response from lucybelle80 | Reviewed this property |
They do have website I do know unsure on the gift card part. I'm sure they would be glad to inform you if you was to call them. Sorry I don't know the answer I was only there one time it was delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Elysinia Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-2000
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-456-7275
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Here at the Haywood Smokehouse we do things the old way, sometimes the hard way to deliver to you a unique and authentic Smokehouse experience.
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