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Haywood SmokeHouse

79 Elysinia Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-2000
+1 828-456-7275
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (231 reviews)
“baked beans” (65 reviews)
“burnt ends” (20 reviews)
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Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
79 Elysinia Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-2000
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the best bbq we've eaten in years. I got the BBQ Ribs (half slab) and she got the brisket. We shared each others order and they were both out of this world. The last time we ate here (3 or 4 years ago)...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tasted so amazing! The BBQ tastes so authentic, and doesn't even need sauces, but then again, it's also fun to explore the many different sauces they offer! The sides are great too, especially the baked beans:)

Thank Jesper Zelmade P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food is really good. Pulled pork; mac and cheese (creamy & freshly made); Texas toast....everything we've tried has been cooked to perfection. Friendly and efficient wait staff. Very popular so ideal to go for a late lunch (after 1:30) although like all places you might...More

Thank ncnativeazalea
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped by for a takeout order: Big portion of Beef Brisket(amazing), coleslaw(fresh and perfect) creamy mac and cheese and burnt ends baked beans(yummy)!!! 1# Brisket hands down, so worth the trip!!! Damn good sauces, too!!! We will be back for sure. Super friendly staff...More

Thank cadreaminginfl
Reviewed 4 days ago

Perfection on the brisket! We also had pulled pork that was great but OMG...Brisket, brisket, brisket!!

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pulled pork and brisket...Just Delicious... so fork tender! The mac and cheese, baked beans, slaw, potato salad, and Texas toast were mouth watering! You have to try Haywood Smokehouse!

Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband is from Kansas City and he said it was the best brisket he’s ever had. I had the brisket quesadillas and they were excellent. Large portions, reasonably priced for barbecue and the mac & cheese and beans were good also. They offered at...More

Thank CarolRizzie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best brisket we have ever tasted! We have traveled around the southeast, Texas and this was the beat barbecue we have ever had. My husband had the brisket that was melt in your mouth and I had the Turkey that was so...More

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious ribs and beef brisket cooked to perfection. Many delicious sauces on the table to choose from. Good cole slaw and beans.Reasonable prices. Only one beer on draft. Seating is limited.

Thank NancyKSC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is always packed and with good reason. The food never fails to be amazing. Best brisket I have ever had! Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie is the best dessert on the menu. Good selection of local regional craft beers & always friendly service. I...More

Thank Dawn H
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Questions & Answers
July 10, 2018|
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Response from Joe B | Property representative |
No, we do not, but if you have a larger party we do "call ahead seating". You call and let us know 15 minutes before your arrival, and we make accommodations for your party. We also get the food to the tables in record... More
Mary W
May 19, 2017|
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Response from lucybelle80 | Reviewed this property |
They do have website I do know unsure on the gift card part. I'm sure they would be glad to inform you if you was to call them. Sorry I don't know the answer I was only there one time it was delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Elysinia Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-2000
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-456-7275
  • E-mail
Here at the Haywood Smokehouse we do things the old way, sometimes the hard way to deliver to you a unique and authentic Smokehouse experience.
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