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Kepley's Barbecue

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1304 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262-3129
+1 336-884-1021
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08:30 - 20:30
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch, we were attracted to its age. It's really your old time BBQ joint. We both got the BBQ sandwich and hush puppies. I was most impressed with their Carolina vinegar based sauce. It packed a great punch. We'll have to get a couple of bottles of it to go next time we're there.

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Thank Cheryl N
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great small basic BBQ place. By basic I mean they stick to what they're good at and don't have a thousand extra not needed items on the menu. The owner was there talking to people.

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Thank Cale K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This evening we decided to give Kepley's Barbecue a try. It is in a cute and memorable little building. Since the barbecue is pork, the decor is a wide variety of pig themed items. There are wooden pigs, painted pigs, metal pigs, etc. My favorite pig themed item is a simple sign that says: " Once there were three pigs.... More 

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Thank Nancy D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This place is located in the heart of high point. The bbq is wonderful as was the sweet tea and the fixings. Loved the decor.

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Thank Cyndi G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Been coming here since childhood. Always loved the elderly Owner Mr. Burleson. A small quiet place to enjoy a cheap and easy meal.

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Thank Jacob L
Thomasville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This little gem has been around for quite a while and I can honestly say their chopped barbeque tastes like no other. It is vinegar-based (with other secret seasonings) and is ALWAYS moist and delicious. If you're ever in High Point, look up this quaint little place and enjoy!

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Thank Patti H
Kernersville, NC
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Kepley's is small BBQ Diner serving eastern style BBQ. I realy have several other local or at least close BBQ places that I prefer. The have great service and nice portions of food. If you like the vinegar base NC Eastern style BBQ you will be OK with Kepley's. Even with the sauce I still eat there periodically.

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Thank papawman
High Point, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Kepley's is a quaint restaurant with really great BBQ. Has been around for year's and the owner still works there. Food is reasonably priced and the hush puppies are the best around!

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Thank Tammy R
Naples, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Passing by High Point on interstate and wanted some good North Carolina BBQ. Found Kepley's online as close to interstate so checked it out - what a great find! Has been in business since 1948 and still uses original vinegar based BBQ sauce recipe that is amazing. The hush puppies were the best I have ever had. The slaw was... More 

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Thank Hugonaples
New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

There is no barbecue better than that of Piedmont N.C., and Kepley's is the best of the best, with a vinegar base. The slaw is also wonderful. Don't be put off by the shabby building. It is just part of the package.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 20:30
Monday
08:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
08:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
08:30 - 20:30
Thursday
08:30 - 20:30
Friday
08:30 - 20:30
Saturday
08:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1304 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262-3129
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  High Point
  • Phone Number: +1 336-884-1021

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?