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Wilber's Barbecue

4172 US Highway 70 E, Goldsboro, NC 27534-9242
+1 919-778-5218
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (44 reviews)
“hush puppies” (82 reviews)
“pork” (38 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
4172 US Highway 70 E, Goldsboro, NC 27534-9242
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The always had business meetings here in the back room...but I rather coming in to Wilbers on a cold wet nasty day and sit at the bar and order something piping hot... Good place to eat and everyone knows it...

Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a fan of vinegar based whole hop eastern barbeque and Wilbers has it. This restaurant is a landmark located on hwy. 70. Can't go wrong here.

Thank SoilDoctor
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome pulled pork and the sauce is the wonderful pepper vinegar. Slaw and potato salad are good, not wonderful but the pork, chicken, sweet tea, and hush puppies are the best! I grew up vacationing in Goldsboro and have always LOVED Wilber's. Beware however...The restrooms...More

Thank Carole F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there on business trip. Atmosphere is like grandma's house. Very nice and courteous staff. Had a 1/4 chicken platter. Came with 2 sides and a dessert. I had the mac and cheese and BBQ potatoes and the banana pudding. All was fantastic, especially the...More

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We both had the BBQ and pig chicken plate with coleslaw and potato salad. The bbq was good but not one of the best that we have tried. The chicken was dry with not much flavor. both the slaw and potato salad were bland.

Thank pjkiss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have not been to in few years but made special trip. Place still looks same. The question is excellent. Potato salad great, hush puppies outstanding. Service was a little slow and cobwebs on light fixture at booth we sat in. Sweet tea one of best...More

Thank SouthCal636
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Loved it! You can taste the wood-fired flavor in the pork. Nicely sauced to add the delicious Eastern NC vinegar-red pepper flavor. The BBQ chicken has an amazing light, but creamy full flavor sauce. We enjoyed the tangy and sweet coleslaw and golden hushpuppies, but...More

1  Thank PJ S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

If you want home style BBQ that is cooked on site and chopped on site then Wilbers is the place for you. Friendly atmosphere and great service. Try for yourself.

1  Thank BOBANDSUEGoldsboro
Reviewed 18 September 2017

My family and I went to Wilber's Barbeque and the food was good. But we did not feel welcomed. The waitress were nice but the cashier and the other around the register did not speak or make us feel welcomed at all. I got a...More

1  Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Went out of our way to go the Wilbur’s to see if we liked it as much as we did 2 years ago…and secretly to buy some of their BBQ sauce and Roasted Peanuts that they sell from the Mount Olive Methodist Church. We stopped,...More

Thank chefluee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4172 US Highway 70 E, Goldsboro, NC 27534-9242
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Goldsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 919-778-5218
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