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Phil's Bar-B-Que Pit

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701 NC Highway 9, Black Mountain, NC 28711
+1 828-669-3606
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on a long drive from Charlotte to Nashville, and we were so glad we did! Hi quality ribs and etc for a great price in a fun atmosphere. Place your order and pay at the counter, and they bring your food to the table. Everyone was super friendly. Not fancy- but great!

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Thank Laura B
Carterville, Illinois
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111 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good stop along interstate 40. We tried the sliders and you get one of each. Pork, brisket and chicken. While I did not like the chicken, my husband said his was okay. The pork and brisket were very good and we liked the sides we picked as well. The walls are covered with a variety of hats,... More 

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Thank Bonnie M
NC
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sandwich piled high with perfectly smoked pulled pork! Barbecue slider trio had delicious and not fatty chopped brisket, pulled pork, and smoked chicken. Chicken was a little dry, mostly because it appeared to be all white meat. Even better than the barbecue was the thick cut homemade chips, fried perfectly & delicious. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank OntheBBQTrail
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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171 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a full rack of ribs shared between 2 people and enjoyed them thoroughly. Ribs were tender and the sauce tasty. The French fries were crispy as I requested. Good job!

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Thank Randy H
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69 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A buddy and me are in town for a race and ended up @ Phil's BBQ pit for lunch. It's 6:45 pm and I'll probably skip dinner tonight because I'm still full from all of the great BBQ that I ate. For $21 I had the 3 meat combo plate (chopped pork, chopped brisket, and sliced brisket) with 2 sides... More 

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Thank Tim M
Camden, SC
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The environment at Phil's was interesting, and the food was delicious. There was a warm ambience inside the restaurant that cold blustery day, and although it was around 2:00 in the afternoon, a steady stream of hungry people continued to stop in. There were dozens, maybe hundreds, of hats on the ceiling and license plates stapled along the walls. Everything... More 

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Thank MarlaJayne
Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

enjoyed their food recently. i had an oredr to go fro super bowl party -beef brisket,slaw and an asssortment of sauces, my white sauce was excluded from order and i was able to pick up the next day as well as, a Hogzilla sandwich-which was the bomb! over the top stuffed w pork that had to be actually smoked for... More 

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Thank mike o
Dublin, Ohio
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Every time we went to go to Phil's, they were out of BBQ, so it became a mission! It's very casual and fun. You go up and order and they bring it out to you. There are a variety of sauces to put on your food. My son and husband love it there, and hit it every time we go... More 

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Thank kelbell09
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We called ahead using online menu. The food was excellent and ready when we arrived. We have eaten in an carried out on several occasions. It always pleases and is consistently great food.

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Thank Linda M
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ around. If you are in the Black Mountain area you need to stop in at Phil's BBQ. The sampler is off the chain you get brisket, BBQ.and chicken all three are good

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Thank Joe L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 22
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 NC Highway 9, Black Mountain, NC 28711
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-3606

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