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Cash's Smokehouse BBQ - CLOSED

1281 Georgia Rd, Whistle Stop Mall, Franklin, NC 28734-9275
+1 828-524-8386
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
12 Oct 2016
“To my great sadness, this place has closed...”
22 Jun 2016
“best little bbq place for sandwhiches and potatoe salad.”
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1281 Georgia Rd, Whistle Stop Mall, Franklin, NC 28734-9275
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Having returned to the area after a year's absence, we made a bee-line to Cash's for a BBQ plate and a couple of extra pounds to keep for a pot-luck dinner. Much to our disappointment, the Whistle Stop RV park, HUGE consignment store, and Cash's...More

Thank Nancy I
Reviewed 22 June 2016

we like eating there bbq sandwhich with potatoesalad. The price was great around 5 dollars for the meal.they had a lot of business there.they are closed up now.thats to bad didnt want to see them go.,not shure where they went to.they had to make room...More

Thank michelle g
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Good tasting BBQ and side dishes. Very informal with outside tables or take it with you. Friendly staff.

Thank Jeanine L
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

So very sorry to see them close. The best ribs in town. Unfortunately the land was sold and the owner closed up not to reopen. We hope he changes his mind!

1  Thank Mjmccaskey
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This has been a local favorite from the beginning. They really know how to do BBQ. They will be moving their business due to the sale of the property so we need to find out where they are going. Quick and delicious.

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 14 December 2015

We've been eating from Cash's take-out window for years and find the pulled Pork to be the best in Franklin. They have other menu items but I have always had the BBQ sandwich. Excellent and a large quantity of meat in the sandwich. This is...More

Thank Tarheel43
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Ok, so this place got great reviews...but I have to be honest. Service was fantastic! Bbq, good! Got what everyone recommend, a full slab of baby backs and the brisket with slaw to go. Everything is dry, sauce on the side...sauce is nothing to freak...More

Thank Cheri M
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I give this restaurant an "average" rating overall. It's a small walk-up establishment in an obscure spot. They have some seating outside but I think most folks probably carry out. I say average because the sides were really lacking. The beans tasted like they came...More

1  Thank Babetha297
Reviewed 24 September 2015

I've had lots of be, but the brisket is the best I've ever had. Next in line is the ribs. I don't eat pork, but this is the number one seller

Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Do not miss this little gem of a smokehouse. Very casual, tiny place near the Lowes parking lot. very clean, gotta check out the cool restroom, and the best smoked food we have had in a long time. melt in your mouth brisket and sweet...More

Thank Ray D
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  • Address: 1281 Georgia Rd, Whistle Stop Mall, Franklin, NC 28734-9275
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 828-524-8386
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