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Kepley's Barbecue

1304 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262-3129
+1 336-884-1021
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (34 reviews)
“pork” (6 reviews)
“cobbler” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 20:30All hours
American, Barbecue
1304 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262-3129
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Kepley's is small BBQ Diner serving eastern style BBQ. I realy have several other local or at least close BBQ places that I prefer. The have great service and nice portions of food. If you like the vinegar base NC Eastern style BBQ you will...More

Thank papawman
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Kepley's is a quaint restaurant with really great BBQ. Has been around for year's and the owner still works there. Food is reasonably priced and the hush puppies are the best around!

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Passing by High Point on interstate and wanted some good North Carolina BBQ. Found Kepley's online as close to interstate so checked it out - what a great find! Has been in business since 1948 and still uses original vinegar based BBQ sauce recipe that...More

Thank Hugonaples
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

There is no barbecue better than that of Piedmont N.C., and Kepley's is the best of the best, with a vinegar base. The slaw is also wonderful. Don't be put off by the shabby building. It is just part of the package.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I have been coming here since I was a little kid and this is still my standard for traditional Carolina pulled pork. I advise to use their special sauce along with a little Texas Pete. You can also buy by the pound to take home...More

Thank tattooed1
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We've dined there since we moved into the area. A small place but with great food at very reasonable prices. They offer homemade cherry, peach & blackberry cobbler that is fantastic.

Thank Zeke T
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

A true wood smoked pork shoulders restaurant. Chopped pork sandwiches, plus hot dogs. Since 1948, talk to Bob who worked for and took over from original owner. Small silver diner from the past. Great place.

Thank mcmail
Reviewed 5 May 2016

When I was a young person, my parents and I would periodically visit my grandparents and aunts who lived in High Point. For me, eating barbecue at Kepley's was worth the visit. My grandparents and parents died long ago and I recently went to High...More

Thank Hayes M
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Ate here for lunch and was dsappointrd in the cue. Found it to be dry and tasteless,also had hard bits of meat mixed in. The slaw had too much vinegar. Service as always was very good.

Thank Wallypm
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I grew up in High Point and Kepleys BBQ has been there since I can remember. Best BBQ, slaw and hush puppies in the South. Unique flavor that is hard to duplicate. Can't get enough. Family owned and operated.

Thank TomFromGuam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1304 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262-3129
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  High Point
  • Phone Number: +1 336-884-1021
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