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Ron's Barn Barbecue & Seafood

3122 S Horner Blvd, Sanford, NC 27332-8039
+1 919-774-8143
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“pork barbecue” (3 reviews)
“fried okra” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3122 S Horner Blvd, Sanford, NC 27332-8039
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Got two take out dinners one flounder and the other chicken the fries were cold greasy and tough and chewy as though they were cooked early in the day and microwaved, the fried okra was the same. The yams were also awful liked they were...More

Thank Joanip01
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times and cringe when friends mention going here for lunch. The food here is mostly deep fried, mass produced, and subpar. For the money, you do get a large portion of food, but there are other restaurants in the...More

Thank Mike I
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The seafood,Fish,shrimp.and clam strips are the best. They have fried chicken that is wonderful and always tender. all kinds of vegetables and dessert comes with it.

Thank REREfeb
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I wanted to like this place. Had the 2 meat plate. I chose the fried chicken (which was very good) and the pulled pork (not a fan of their bbq sauce although the meat was good). Service was fantastic and the atmosphere was typical for...More

Thank thetinman56
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just good down to earth Southern cooking buffet food. One of my favorite places but have to limit my visits to maintain a reasonable waist line.

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I rate this one as No.1 Best Country cooking around! If you want country food and seafood combined, You cannot beat it, period! Their fried chicken and barbecue are the best in town and the best in Any town! Them other chicken places are Not...More

Thank byrdman2016
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped off here on our way through North Carolina. Although this is a cafeteria style restaurant, the food was of good quality and flavor. It was also very affordable. This is a place I would bring our family or for a quick, casual meal.

Thank Zena I
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with a group of neighbors. It's like cafeteria style, one price. Little bit of everything. Vegetables were typical country. The coleslaw just sucked. Pork barbecue was uninteresting. Beef ribs were not prepared well. Pies were brought in from somewhere else. All in...More

Thank Bizz-Traveler987
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Cafeteria style buffet all you can eat for under $12 a person!! When we were there it was Fried Chicken (which wasn't greasy) and Fish and all the southern comfort sides you could think of and then silk pies and banana pudding for dessert.

Thank Bobbie A
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

For all of you wishing for a nice vintage appeal and great food inside an old barn this is the place for you! The only place where macaroni and cheese is a vegetable. The portions were big and filling. The atmosphere and artwork is inviting.

Thank Cameron C
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3122 S Horner Blvd, Sanford, NC 27332-8039
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 919-774-8143
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