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Famous Subs & Pizza

1541 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-2608
+1 910-457-5143
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“subs” (30 reviews)
“fried chicken” (15 reviews)
“italian sub” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Pizza
1541 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-2608
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11 - 20 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We've tried the wings, fried chicken, pizza and steak sub. All were excellent. Not much to look at but it's clean and had both seating inside. This family owned establishment has been around for years and there's a good reason for that.

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Their sign advertises "best fried chicken" - don't believe it. We could not get just a breast - had to get the white meat special which is a breast and wing - $4.50. The chicken was over done and dry inside. The breading had no...More

Thank PaulSuzanneTravel
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Subs, pasta, and pizza. Excellent fried chicken and good salads. Friendly service. Booth seating. Closed on Sundays.

Thank Mo B
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I order from here at least once a week. Each member of our family orders something different so we can have a bit of everything.

Thank Listen2Iris
Reviewed 7 February 2017

My wife and I stopped in for lunch at Famous Subs and Pizza. It was fantastic! My wife loved her Italian sub sandwich, and I had one of the best pizzas I've ever experienced!

Thank bcartner
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

My daughter had a swim meet and we were not familiar with the area. So we starting checking where to find a quick lunch. From the outside of the place we weren't sure what to expect. DO NOT PASS BY without stopping in. The fried...More

Thank tot122370
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The major Pizza companies can learn a lot from this popular Pizza and Sub spot in Southport NC. Famous Subs & Pizza has the best Subs and Pizzas in Southport, bar none.

Thank James M
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Best fried chicken ever! We always get our fried chicken from Famous. Besides that, they have a wonderful Greek salad, house pizza, and Philly cheese steaks.

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The family has run this local establishment around 25 years. All the selections are great! Very casual & local. John, Bill and Pop are fine folks and once you know them friends for life.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Stop here every time we are here on vacation. Nice atmosphere and good food. Will continue to visit.

Thank Gary L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1541 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-2608
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-457-5143
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