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Carolina Brothers

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20702 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147-4705
+1 703-729-7070
10:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Thu 10:30 - 19:00
Fri - Sun 10:30 - 20:00
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Clinton, New Jersey
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405 reviews
322 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Casual restaurant with good BBQ. They offer indoor and outdoor seating. Picnic tables outside next to a bike path. Ribs were meaty, cold, and on the dry side. Pulled pork sandwiches were tasty and more moist than the ribs. Sides were ok. Mac cheese was soft, baked beans were tasty. They offer free water. Indoor seating area is comfortable. Overall,... More 

Thank AndiamoAMagna
Ashburn, VA
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This has been one of my favorites since they started as a part-time weekend operation. Very good BBQ at reasonable prices.

Thank BLeme
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BBQ at Carolina Brothers is so good. It is true Carolina flavor. The setting is quaint and the staff is very friendly.

Thank brookeh342
Woodbridge, Virginia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Order the ribs! I'd recommend them to anyone. Not a fancy place for sure but clean and the food makes up for it. Taking a star off because my food wasn't as hot as I think it should be but other than that everyone was yummy

Thank miri_mw3
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the place. The bbq and sides have a lot of flavor. Must visit for sit in or carry out. I've only been there for lunch but every time I go I am never disappointed.

Thank pennstateshah
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On some weekends we enjoy buying pull pork from Carolina brothers and beers. My toddler son loves it.

Thank Gus C
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here based on Yelp reviews, and I am glad I did. Very rustic interior, but the food is delicious. I got a lunch special with a pork sandwich, baked beans, and mac n cheese. The pork was some of the best I ever had. The beans and mac n cheese hit the spot. As I was leaving I saw... More 

Thank Timothy S
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've done their catering or stopped in to bring dinner home. It's classic BBQ. Nothing fancy but always reliable and consistent.

Thank Cmarsh100
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

What a little gem this place is! It is located right off the W&OD trail and was a great stop for lunch for our family on our bike ride one weekend. There are lots of bike racks and picnic tables outside along the trail. The food is simple and delicious!!! We had pulled pork and chicken sandwiches and we tried... More 

Thank Shannon M
Ashburn, United States
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This is far and away the best Carolina style BBQ outside of NC. No question about it. Do yourself a favor and go here.

Thank Don W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20702 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147-4705
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Ashburn
  • Phone Number: +1 703-729-7070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?