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Hillsborough BBQ Company

236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
+1 919-732-4647
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (90 reviews)
“fried okra” (24 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (21 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good sit-down bbq place down by the river. The pork was good, as were the sides. Brunswick stew – with touch of rabbit – has just the right amount of game-ness to it. Hushpuppies small and really good. Turkey soup special very meaty. No complaints,...More

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. The setting is comfortable and relaxing and the food is tasty. We loved the BBQ and the brisket melts in your mouth. We also really enjoyed the three different choices for slaw, hush puppies with homemade honey butter and...More

Thank Vacationers828
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really great BBQ. Wood cooked with vinegar based southern sauce, Spicy (but not too much with a bit of sweet) home made sauce made it! Good slaw also. .

Thank Willis R
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit here from a recommendation. Everything I tried was delicious. The chicken, the beef and pork.. so moist. The coleslaw was a bit bland, but ok. Banana pudding, perfect. Thank you for a great meal. I will return. 

Thank agoofygrle1
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Usually enjoy this town’s options for a food stop while traveling. Cute place, friendly staff, but mediocre food would not bring us back to this restaurant.

Thank Vaflyfisher
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I don't usually complain about restaurants after having worked in them for 7 years. Hillsborough BBQ is consistently out of regular menu items including BBQ. For a BBQ restaurant to run out of BBQ on a regular basis is a sign of very poor management....More

Thank BrewIT
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Consistently great food. Never had an issue. Even great for take out. And they have a changing table in the bathroom which makes this place even more amazing. I love that I can come here with my family and I don’t have to change my...More

Thank Natalie G
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We have been to hillsborough BBQ several times and my husband loves the BBQ. I am not a huge fan otherwise. I find the wait to be too long and the food to be a bit bland. Lots of fried food and they run out...More

Thank Prettypinkpancakes
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Must admit that BBQ isn't often what I'm looking for when dining out, but I will easily agree if someone suggests going here. This is some of my favorite in the area, and while nothing is overly unique and there are little surprises on the...More

Thank pphunn
Reviewed 22 October 2017

It is great to see an inter action between the staff and the patrons that bring their puppies with them to eat out on the picnic tables. Water for the puppies was supplied "FREE OF CHARGE TOO" Great

Thank Mike D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 S Nash St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2339
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-4647
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