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Something Different

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1512 Zoo Pkwy, Asheboro, NC 27205-6801
+1 336-626-5707
11:00 - 21:00
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The spinach dip and pita bread is also absolutely amazing... I really enjoy coming here for a fancy occasion because the owner is super duper nice. It´s also booming with business which has gotta tell you something. STrongly recommend. Love the chandalier.

Thank Amber M
Canton, Georgia
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370 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Ordered a shrimp n steak kabob for lunch and it was awesome...it also came with cucumber sauce and a black pea salad......it was fantastic....great variety at this place but kabobs are awesome.

Thank Michael F
Asheboro, North Carolina, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

If its a steak you are hungering for or Charleston Crab cake look no further than Something Different Restaurant. I have enjoyed this restaurant many, many times! In fact when I mention the name to some local people they tend to state it is one of the best restaurants in 100 miles! I enjoy the weekend ribs, in fact I... More 

Thank Gregory C
Asheboro, North Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Meal was average. Food is always consistent. Service was great. Owner is hands on. Menu needs an upgrade.

Thank 27203
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Love the food and atmosphere. Haven't found anything i dont like. The staff is friendly and the food really is different from the mainstream.

Thank none of your b
Florence, Oregon, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

They have "kabobs." I think of a Kabob as a meat and vegetables on a stick. What I got was meat on a thin and rock hard piece of bread (like in the picture) and a couple ounces of green beans with a poor excuse for a salad. The only good part of the meal was the meat and it... More 

Thank Candy450
Summerville, South Carolina
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We've been going to Something Different for over 10 years. This is our go to place whenever we want the best food and service in Asheboro. Everything on the menu is fabulous and delicious. The wait staff is always attentive and I've never had a empty drink glass.

Thank Nectros
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

It was awesome. Ribs rocked. Half rack was huge. My friend had Kabobs they were excellent too. Homemade hot "salsa " was excellent too. Baklava was spot on too. Bravo!

Thank Mgoochsden
North Carolina
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Alot of food for $6.99! I had the Sunrise burger, added lettuce & Tomato. Never had anything bad here, breakfast is just as good, too.

Thank pookat
Palm Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The daily specials are to good to be true. I stayed at the comfort inn and the recommended me, even got a discount. I ordered meat loaf mac n cheese with rice omg to die for. We have gyro for app. Amazing. Molten lava cake for dessert cake out on fire. This place is A+ def coming back.

Thank Sohail T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1512 Zoo Pkwy, Asheboro, NC 27205-6801
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Asheboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-626-5707

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?