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Thig's Bbq House

1722 Catherines Lake Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-8754
+1 910-324-1161
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nc bbq” (5 reviews)
“hush puppies” (23 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
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06:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
1722 Catherines Lake Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-8754
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

We ate at Thig's for lunch on a Sunday afternoon. Wonderful down home friendly atmosphere. The Pulled Pork was delicious, especially with the Thigs special sauce. My wife loves Brunswick Stew. It was not on the menu but they told me it is available every...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The BEST barbecue my husband and I have ever had. Amazing waitstaff who all work together, our waitress Ashley was phenomenal. The hush puppies, sweet potato fries, barbecue sandwiches were all perfect. To top that off, a delicious key lime slice of pie and an...More

Thank Abby B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Been coming here for yrs......Folks here are quick with a hearty Hello. and quick to wait on you......Fresh hush puppies seem to jump out of the fryer and unto your table...Out standing, great food.......

Thank Hector R
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Food is absolutely not worth it. Pork is mushy and flavorless. Reminds me of something a cafeteria would serve. It has no smoke flavor whatsoever. The sides are terrible too. Only thing I liked were the hush puppies. Would not come back.

1  Thank Lindsey H
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Ran in placed an order in the takeout got it quick, food was great, great customer service, pricings reasonable you get a lot of food

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Thig's is an unconventional choice for vegetarians, but the staff couldn't have been more helpful. We arrived just before they finished serving breakfast so we feasted on fluffy pancakes and delicious egg dishes. Everyone did their best to make it a memorable meal. I'd guess...More

Thank 2Historybuffs
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Excelent pork barbecue and best barbecue chicken anywhere. Banana pudding to die for! Thig's will bring all their delectablea to you with their excellent catering service. On request they will bring "the whole hog" on the cooker and serve the barbecue pork and chicken hot...More

Thank timothyhI8454YD
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a great place to stop with visitors after picking them up at the Jacksonville Airport. It is on the way back from the airport and offers some of the best local food around. They can accommodate groups as well. Usually very busy around...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A little ways away from where I live, but totally worth the drive!!! My husband loves the BBQ here and I love the chicken fried chicken. The free hushpuppies are to die for and I love that they give you a whole jug of sweet...More

Thank c_maydenleo
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast as usual the staff is so friendly and no your order when you come in. Love the food and staff.

Thank JoshJami
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Jill H
Open Christmas Eve?
25 December 2016|
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Response from Suzanne C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would call first.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1722 Catherines Lake Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-8754
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-324-1161
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