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Woodlands Barbeque Restaurant & Catering Service

8304 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9051
+1 828-295-3651
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (80 reviews)
“hush puppies” (66 reviews)
“baked beans” (35 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
8304 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9051
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This is our 3rd visit to Woodlands and won't be the last. The place has a cool vibe and there is always live music whether it's a full bluegrass band or a lone singer picking the guitar. The menu is an interesting mix of western...More

1  Thank Crystal A
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Some of the best BBQ we have had. The price was right. Nothing fancy, paper plates, paper towels on the table. Extra sauces too, so you don't have to wait for someone to bring anything extra. DELICIOUS! We stayed right next door for a night....More

1  Thank Barb T
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Yummy food Packed place. A tad pricey for the amount of food. Can't write any more than this. It was a quick stop after a day of gem mining

1  Thank privatekw
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Woodlands has lots of activity going on in the restaurant which can be distracting. Live music nights is upstairs and enjoyable if you don't plan to talk with your table friends. The downstairs feels like you are in a basement and very noisy. Food is...More

1  Thank EmilyJOA
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I led a group of 32 people on a tour of the Blue Ridge Parkway and made reservations at Woodlands several months in advance. I then followed up every month, and then just before departing, with a final count. I was told that we could...More

1  Thank cccruisemaster
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

A favorite adult or family hangout, we love Woodlands whether we're visiting Sissy or Beth at the bar or eating in the dining room. The Pigout special is great for large groups or the wings with Jim's Sauce will please picky eaters. Even the salads...More

1  Thank drleo2
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We love Woodlands! Our family has been several times and we always enjoy the food and the nightly local musical talent that performs. Everything is real tasty, served on basic plates, with rolls of paper towels on the tables. Nothing fancy but just good straight...More

1  Thank Rnjtravel
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Order a platter and you get to choose the type of bar-b-que meat (chicken, beef, pork, brisket) as well as three sides (beans, cole slaw, bar--b-que slaw, corn, etc) and two other items like hush puppies, fries, etc. The platter is heaping and tasty, and...More

1  Thank MouseDance
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We ordered out for our group of 8 one night and were blown away at how good everything was. We had chicken, ribs, BBQ, and all the sides and there were not many leftovers!

1  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We went on a busy Saturday night, did not mind the wait and were seated in less time than quoted. Our waitress was great, despite being triple sat - she was BUSY- but handled it well. The highlight of the meal was the fresh pork...More

1  Thank gaylancsu
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8304 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9051 (Formerly Woodlands Barbecue and Pickin Parlor)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-3651
Located just minutes South of the Blue Ridge Parkway on Highway 321 Bypass in Blowing Rock, NC, Woodlands Barbeque Restaurant specializes in North Carolina Barbeque Pork and Ribs, great food, nightly entertainment and catering. Our Restaurant’s Menu features barbeque beef, pork, chicken and ribs plus home style Mexican food. Family oriented with a rustic atmosphere. We cater to bus tours.
Dine In - Take out - Catering Service
Woodlands Barbeque Restaurant is one of North Carolina’s best Barbeque Restaurants.
Our Menu features barbecue beef, pork, chicken and ribs. Home style Mexican food. Plus large selection of everyone’s favorite appetizers, sandwiches and desserts.
Live nightly entertainment. Dine and listen to some of the best local musicians.
Bar Lounge has all ABC permits and a wide screen TV.
Our Catering specializes in Barbecue and Pig-Pickin’s for parties large and small. The catering staff arrives with your main course still smoking over hot hickory coals. Then your pork is chopped just minutes before serving it to your guests along with all the fixin’s.
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