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523 Grove St, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5139
+1 910-483-1884
10:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Stowe, Vermont
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213 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It looks as if the building was once a fast food chain restaurant that didn't make it and was taken over by locals. Nothing wrong with this as it's clean, friendly, well laid out and in a very good location. Had their BBQ and wings. The wings are full (three section) wings and are crispy and tasty. The BBQ. pulled... More 

Thank Mikeatsea03242
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

BBQ is great, also try their BBQ sandwich. I also love their Brunswick stew and their fried cicken. They also do catering

Thank Dwight H
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cape Fear has fresh NC barbeque, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad and some of the best Brunswick Stew you will ever taste! Don't worry they have your hush puppies too and sweet tea too!

Thank alicia370
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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180 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I stopped in here for lunch with a coworker. All members of the staff were extremely friendly and not just the staff working the counter but the cooks and wait staff as well. I was impressed that even those prepping the food looked over the counter and greeted us. I ordered a barbecue sandwich combo which came with fries and... More 

Thank FoodMeister83
Atlanta, Georgia
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61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Was going to another bbq place but it was closed. Found this place. Excellent pulled pork bbq and sides.

Thank slatsp
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Food was made to order and hot when served. The building was old but clean. It was nothing special for chicken and BBQ.

Thank Beth S
Prince George, Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016

First time here and what a great little find thanks to other reviewers giving this place good marks. The staff were very friendly and helpful, suggesting menu items to my wife and I. My wife had the pulled pork with baked beans and fries. She gave me a taste of the pork and beans and both were pretty tasty. I... More 

Thank Jeff-n-Deb-88
Buffalo NY
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Was advised to try this local place from the hotel staff at red roof. I had the pulled pork sandwich which was very moist and delish. The fries were cooked fresh. I would go back if we stay go back to the area.

St. Thomas
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a reasonably priced casual place to grab a bite on our way thru town. This is an order at the counter and they bring it to you paper plates no fuss kind of place . The staff was friendly and polite. The seating area was clean and roomy. The food was hot and fresh and really... More 

Thank Mary C
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We always have the chicken and BBQ plate, sometimes my husband gets the BBQ chicken and he likes that a lot also. We eat there at least 2 times a month!

Thank June5Carolyn1017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Grove St, Fayetteville, NC 28301-5139
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-483-1884

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?