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Surf City Barbeque

13500 Nc Highway 50, Suite 112, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-7034
+1 910-328-4227
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunswick stew” (27 reviews)
“pulled pork” (18 reviews)
“cornbread” (30 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
13500 Nc Highway 50, Suite 112, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-7034
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Awesome bbq. Sides just ok. The "snack" size is plenty of food for most people and was only $7. That's less than some fast food burgers! Will definitely return.

Thank cg_from_va
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is the best barbeque on the island and I would argue the best between Wilmington and Jacksonville. The meat is perfect and they put it on a brioche bun. I made the mistake of order the PoBo -- barbeque on fried corn bread-- the...More

Thank s G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We now live here and love this place!! Their new location is very nice. Plenty of parking, friendly staff and great food. Hubby always get the catfish, loves it. I try the BBQ pork and Chicken both more than I can eat at one sitting....More

Thank cpfromnc
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The food wasn't very appetizing, my Mother in law had a sandwich, and she said it was ok. The rest of my family had the shredded pork plate and we left most on the plate, the servers were more inconvenienced by the size of our...More

Thank Josh F
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. The owners have spent some money making the interior warm and inviting. Since we were eating late in the day, each couple shared one entree. My wife and I had a small pork plate...More

Thank jinx35
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Our party had eleven different plates. All were very good, exceptional catfish!!! Our server was very nice and helpful. All and all a great time. Wish you would try the banana pudding, almost heaven.

Thank Hank H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Oh my I don’t even know where to begin with how amazing this restaurant is. Food is fabulous service is great restaurant is beautiful. They have it all. The owners treat you like family and greet you with love and kindness. They even came 250...More

Thank Monica B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Good amount of food for the price. Everything was good and friendly service. Only complaint is they could use some more sauce options.

Thank Loren H
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

From the moment we walked in the door to the time we left, this place just felt like home. Every person working here was truly pleasant and helpful. The service was outstanding. The food is really good and you get a good portion. The prices...More

1  Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

New location, a bit far off the main path, but same excellent food. BBQ pulled pork is very good, fried chicken just exceptional. No experience eating in, but pick up service was prompt, precise and courteous . Absolutely not to miss.

Thank CTTraveler56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13500 Nc Highway 50, Suite 112, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-7034
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-328-4227
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