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Surf City Barbeque

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had a large group of 14 people, so we decided to order take out from the restaurant rather than dine in. We ordered a variety of things from the menu--the Applewood chicken was the favorite, but the pork and seafood were also delicious. Not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank ShellynMike
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent Carolina style bbq and home cooking! Food was brought out quickly, and I also enjoyed the "country style" atmosphere.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank VaGal08
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We needed to eat quickly and our waitress made sure our order came out fast and correct. The fried okra was the best I’ve had in Topsail. The prices are beyond reasonable and the food was genuinely tasty!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MrsRuston
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We ordered take out one night on vacation and weren’t that impressed. We had ribs (not good), pulled pork (good, not great), fried okra, corn, Brunswick stew (good). I wish they had regular cornbread. The bread is not good. I wouldn’t go back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We had six adults at Surf City BBQ the first week of July, and I was very impressed with it. The food was good - nothing fancy, but very well done. The fried chicken (chicken in generally, really) was well received, potatoes and gravy, Brunswick...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This was our family’s first trip to Surf City and we didn’t know where to go. I got the shrimp and they were wonderful! My husband got smoked chicken and it was good too. The hush puppies were just right and the baked beans were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank EdnComputerTeacher
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This place is newer and is kept clean. A big group was walking out as we were going in and the staff were like locusts descending on the used tables policing them and taking away everything with care which right away started me off with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We visited with our family of 9 for dinner during peak season (4th of July week.) We discovered why this restaurant is rated #1 on Trip Advisor. This restaurant reminded me of being in my grandmother's home growing up, with all the antiques. It was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lvethebluewaters
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great family business friendly workers who make you feel right at home. Been coming here since they first opened in the corner of a strip mall on Topsail. This is the one Must DO restaurant every year when we vacation on Topsail.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank N3844WPdavids
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We love barbecue and this restaurant did not disappoint! The Carolina vinegar type sauce tastes amazing and the prices are pretty great too! Can't wait to come back!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mike B
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