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Old Hampton Store and BBQ

77Ruffin St, Linville, NC 28646
+1 828-733-5213
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked beans” (15 reviews)
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“bbq sandwich” (11 reviews)
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77Ruffin St, Linville, NC 28646
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Reviewed yesterday

What a great stop for lunch, The general store was quaint and fun to browse. They have friendly wait staff, and their food was excellent. We had the split pea soup, smoked turkey and pork, simply done but hearty portions. I'll bet this place is...More

Thank cindy b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We met for lunch and truly enjoyed ourselves. Good sized menu selections available and portions are generous. We all ordered something different and tried each other's choice. All very good. This is such a neat place to eat and visit. Loved looking in the store...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here twice last week! We all enjoyed each meal. Chicken, turkey, B'que and their SALAD!! May i mention their Brunswick stew and blackberry cobbler, very good!

Thank jimmy a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been 3 years since I was here. Now they have added a beautiful full bar. Get there early as it's very popular. Great local craft beers. Michael the bartender was in full Scottish dress. The pork dinner with collards and black eyed pea salad...More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to eat! I had BBQ on our first day there. The next day we went back and I enjoyed the real baked mac 'n cheese, baked beans, slaw, and black-eyed pea salad. So yummy! My mom had pimento cheese sandwich...More

Thank Mgarn
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My wife and I had dinner here this past weekend. We were pleasantly surprised with wonderful food, wine and live music. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening.

Thank kevinjahearn
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We came across their sign on RT221 and decided to seek them out. What a wonderful surprise! The pulled pork is the best, as is the potato salad. Lots of southern style menu items. Everything is home made, even their 3 different BBQ sauces. Oh,,,,...More

Thank Vince B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The location makes it a perfect stop after a visit to Grandfather Mountain. We came in for lunch. They had live Bluegrass music. That was a nice surprise. Lunch was great. We had pulled pork, smoked turkey, green beans, mac-n-cheese. Everything was delicious. My husband...More

Thank asmith6688
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We loved it and cant wait to go back. Food was great, good service, live music, nostalgic. My 14 and 10 yr old loved it too. Best mac n cheese, great chicken salad and both kids had bbq sandwich. The bread is local and delicious!!

Thank elynns75
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Interesting place. Good down home cooking and tasty sandwiches. Most days, there is live music. Food is good, hot, and fresh.

Thank Paul P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77Ruffin St, Linville, NC 28646
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Linville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-733-5213
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