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Smokey's BBQ Shack

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner


Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue

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Served with your choice of two sides and hush puppies.
Regular $7.89
Large $8.89
Pulled Pork
Regular $8.89
Large $9.89
Sliced Brisket
Regular $7.89
Large $8.89
Pulled Chicken
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us ate right as they opened on Tuesday. Sorta concerned when we stopped as there were no cars there. But by the time we left they were on order 16. Two had brisket, 1 had pork sandwich and I had pulled pork. All...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jglewisjr01
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Our son had eaten here while in Raleigh for business and suggested it. Large portions, very tasty! We each had something different in our group, and it was all good. It's a place your order and wait for your number to come up type restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank James P
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Been here 2 times for lunch when in the area for business. Always get the plate that has a little bit of everything.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank albuds
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had the pork and chicken and the chicken was the best! We would eat here again! Very cute place of the beaten path.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Duquesnegirl
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This place have a lot of character. The BBQ ribs and the brisket are good and very well cooked.The Mac and Cheese is Rich and Creamy. The service is fast and very pleasant. The hushpuppies were delicious. The most interesting thing on this place are...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aromas2004
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome Close to RTP this is the best Bbq in this area- soft and juicy Add the BBQ sauce and you will live it There is plenty of seating around this place and food is really reasonable The bbq ribs comes with...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Travel_Food_Photos
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Three of us at here around 5pm on a Friday. We each had different meals. Brisket - ok but no real flavor, was dry Baked Beans- ok Potato Salad- needed seasoning, bland Smoked wings- dry French Fries- not impressive Mac n Cheese- just ok Pulled...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank milspo
Reviewed 1 December 2017

My brother suggested we try Smokey's for one of our monthly lunch meetings, so we did. Smokey's advertises itself as a mix of Eastern NC and Western NC barbecue styles, and that's accurate. That means that the pulled pork, though it had good consistency, lacked...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 68TarHeel
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My daughter lives in N. C. when ever we go there I want to go to Smokey's. It is not fancy but the food is the best. Pulled pork and brisket are both outstanding and the price is better then the fancier places. Check the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Tom A
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I've never had such amazing Cole slaw. The chicken and pork is divine, pulled/chopped. The BBQ isn't east Carolina style, and is so tasty. Hush puppies are crispy and the sweet potato tots, with cinnamon, and very good as well. The picnic area in the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank FKDR7
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