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Hillsborough BBQ Company

236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
+1 919-732-4647
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (93 reviews)
“fried okra” (26 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (24 reviews)
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Extraordinary barbecued food and side dishes. I recommend the barbecue brisket, chicken, and creole green beans. Service is top notch and attentive. Prices are fair.

Thank sk12018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife ordered sliced brisket sandwich & mac/cheese. I had pork sandwich & fried okra. We split sandwiches and each had half of them. We both liked the brisket better. The meat was soft and flavorful.

Thank LovingNC19
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was asked where I wanted to go for Mother's Day and I replied Hillsborough BBQ! They were shocked but took me there any way! It was 5 of us. My husband and I got there first and was seated outside. When our waitress came...More

Thank memecoble
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Hate to write a bad review but the ribs were dry, over salted, and had hardly any meat on them. Macaroni and cheese was pasty. Disappointing.

Thank 844JohnD
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Smack in the middle of a state that prides itself on bbq, the pickin's for good pig are slim. As I read other reviews for HIllsborough BBQ, I wonder if that explains why this perfectly ordinary spot seems to get so many overheated ratings: Maybe...More

Thank j0hnn0rr1s
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I love finding small local places to eat when I travel. The Hillsborough BBQ company was recommended by some locals during a conversation about BBQ. It’s located slightly off the beaten path, in a small strip of shops right next to the road. Parking is...More

Thank R0BS411
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Complained to manager on how dry the brisket was..... His response... "Oh"..... Nothing else. Have had good experience before, so really disappointed 😭

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 6 April 2018

My boyfriend and I had a great experience with friends at Hillsborough BBQ Company last night! Each of us ordered something different, and everyone enjoyed their meals. I got the 1/4 lb BBQ plate, and loved it! The barbeque was yummy, and the mac &...More

Thank dukefan86
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I ate here w hubby & 2 grown children. We had fried pickles (excellent) 2 Tater beers(excellent) Bloody Mary (excellent ) twbrisket plates (excellent) fries, baked beans, Brunswick Stew, collards, hushpuppies (excellent).Also brisket sandwich & pork bbq sandwich with fried okra (excellent) & iced tea...More

Thank LeslieL4
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Hillsborough BBQ is the best. Terrific food -- try the "Farmer's Salad" if you are not in the mood for the great BBQ chicken, pork, or brisket. Anything on their "specials" chalk board is great. As for the sides, do not miss their green beans....More

Thank lisasT2064VT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-4647
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