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Parkers Barbecue Restaurant

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2020 Greenville Boulevard SE, Greenville, NC 27858
+1 252-758-9215
10:00 - 20:30
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All hours
Sun 09:00 - 20:30
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:30
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martinsville, nj
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266 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We got takeout from Parker's. We had the pulled pork. It was tender but somewhat Bland. All the side dishes for also Bland. Perhaps it is better if you eat in rather than take their food out.

Thank robertmaster123
Moore, South Carolina, United States
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

Not very much taste to the bar b que. The sides tasted like they were microwaved, perhaps left over from yesterday. The refills were slow in coming and overall we left very disappointed in the place.

Thank DavidPickren
Hamden, Connecticut, United States
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We were only in Greenville, NC for two days (a funeral), but we ate two days in a row at Parker's and bought 3 pounds pulled pork to go back with us to Connecticut. Very addicting! The fish was delicious, the shrimp so tender and delectable. The corn sticks were bland, but the hush puppies delicious. The potatoes and green... More 

Thank USYankee
Columbus, Ohio
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

This place showed positive reviews so we tried it. We ordered a big carry out order. The restaurant did not get our order correct and then over charged us. The food was okay. Not the North Carolina BBQ I was hoping for. Maybe it was an off day? I'm not sure, but this was not a particularly peachy experience.

Thank ParticularlyPeachy
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240 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Well...............I ordered the seafood plate of shrimp and flounder and it was good. We were thinking that this restaurant would consist of soul food. Wrong! The mac and cheese was very basic, similar to the CHEAP boxes of Kraft. The BBQ was VERY SALTY and VINEGARY (I know not a true word)! String beans was straight from the can! The... More 

Thank DavisFamilyBayboro
Monterey, California
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Been going here for years. I live out of town and always make a point to stop and even take food to go. The hush puppies are incredible. Enjoy.

Thank Joncab5
Asheboro, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Always good. Famous for BBQ but the fried chicken and chicken livers are wonderful. Family style is great for a hungry crowd.

Thank 764Mary_L
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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447 reviews
361 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

One of the most consistent BBQ places. The food is always good and the service is fast and efficient.

Thank Ray Z
Greenville, North Carolina
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Fried chicken is great! Sides are awesome. As far as the barbecue goes, it's 4th best in the County.

Thank gvegaspirate
Houston, Texas
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

No cold beer with your hot bbq. What is up with that. We were depressed but still went for it. Not fancy but just good barbeque as you would probably expect from a local favorite. Did I mention no beer served here?

Thank Rich R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2020 Greenville Boulevard SE, Greenville, NC 27858
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 252-758-9215

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?