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Skipper Forsyth's Bar-b-q

2362 N Norlina Rd, Henderson, NC 27537
+1 252-438-5228
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stew” (12 reviews)
“hush puppies” (17 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
2362 N Norlina Rd, Henderson, NC 27537
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Skipper Forsyth's of Henderson is a local favorite for some of the best BBQ. I have relatives from the north who make this place their FIRST stop during their vacay "down south". There is something about their BBQ sandwiches topped with cole slaw - -...More

Thank pjordan2017
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Polite staff. Large dining room. Great parking. We stopped here just for the Brunswick Stew. Lacking in taste and meat. Hotdog shaped hushpuppies a bit on the sweet side, and cakey, too.

Thank cookrman
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Locals love their stew, roasted chicken, and bar n que. Better than the generic mess fast-food places make. Hush puppies made from scratch hourly. Meat cooked fresh at the restaurant. With choice of sides like corn pudding and stewed tomatoes made from scratch at the...More

Thank Christina F
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Skipper Forsyth's has good typical barbecue food -- pork, chicken, sides, etc. Have been there a couple of times. not the best Barbecue in H'son, but good for lunch. Nice portions and reasonable priced. Very plain basic atmosphere.

Thank docnc
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I ordered BBQ chicken plates with potato salad and slaw, with hush puppies, good portions, hot, and quick service. Was ready when I arrived.

Thank Queenie461946
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Daily specials and regular menu items. Quick service if you are in a hurry for lunch. Polite and friendly staff.

Thank Rickie c
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Mt husband and I enjoyed our meal. The service was great. We look forward to going back again soon. Thanks!

Thank terry s
Reviewed 24 December 2016

The BBQ is pretty good, but too salty. the same is true for the vegetables, which were not only salty but served in small portions. This restaurant is fine if you are hungry and happen to be nearby, but it does not offer a destination...More

1  Thank Keith1009
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Best North Carolina BBQ stew, Chicken and slaw. It's was recommended by somebody and we decided to go on the recommendation and gladly did. Next time we're passing through we're definitely going to stop again!

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Used to live in the area and remembered stopping here before. Wow! It was even better. Loved the hush puppies that I generally ignore. Hot and not greasy. So was my catfish. Instead of Butter Beans, I got Lima Beans but the seasoning was excellent....More

Thank Gina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2362 N Norlina Rd, Henderson, NC 27537
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Henderson
  • Phone Number: +1 252-438-5228
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