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Due South Pit Cooked BBQ

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1465 Roanoke St, Christiansburg, VA 24073-3215
+1 540-381-2922
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08:30 - 21:00
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Sun 08:30 - 20:00
Mon - Wed 08:30 - 21:00
Thu 20:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 08:30 - 21:00
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NoVA
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145 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to try even though I knew it was the sister restaurant to Fatback Soul Shack which I tried the night before and found unimpressive. Due South fared a little better. I ordered the half rack of ribs, cole slaw, and hush puppies and with tax the price was just over $18 - a little pricey. Overall the ribs were... More 

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Thank NoVAFamilyof4
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love barbecue but I'm very picky. Their prices are a bit ridiculous and every time I eat there the burnt taste stays in my mouth for hours. Haven't been there in several months and not sure I'll even go back, but on a positive note I do like their sweet potato casserole

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Thank Cmrobertson23
Spring Mills, Pennsylvania
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151 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in an order to go and it was ready when we arrived. Good pulled pork, excellent sides and they were nice when we went in to pick it all up.

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1 Thank Checkmate75
Salem, Virginia
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time eating here. I'm just not super impressed with this place. This time I had the Jumbo Pulled Pork sandwich, baked beans, Mac & cheese and hush puppies. Some of the pork was so burnt you could not chew it, Mac and cheese was average at best, baked beans were not good and the hush puppies... More 

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Thank lifeisgoodatthelake
Virginia
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369 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of these bbq places have popped up around the south (or old dives have been rebuilt) and they all follow the same script. This one is just average. Sauces were okay but did not stand out. Place lacked soul frankly. Chicken was smoked and then fried like in a turkey fryer and was a standout. Hush puppies and... More 

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Thank ExRIGuy
Clearwater, Florida
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62 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good place to get BBQ in the NRV, but if you're looking for Eastern North Carolina style or even Texas BBQ, this isn't it. My favorite is the whole roasted chicken, which is worth five stars alone, but the other items (e.g., hush puppies, slaw & baked beans) aren't as good. Service is quick and friendly.

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Thank rlinvill
Catonsville, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So good we went back several times. Excellent food, reasonable prices, generous helpings, laid back atmosphere, very popular with locals.

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1 Thank kellygocomets
Monterrey, Mexico
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Usually I do not come back a place twice a week, definitly I have to come back three times this week.

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1 Thank Perico60
Saratoga Springs NY
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213 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We try to avoid national chain restaurants even when humping it down I-81 and its endless parade of trucks. We saw a sign for Due South and it was less than a half mile from the Interstate. They minimize their overhead by having you order at the cash register, then pay and then they give you a number to place... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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637 reviews
464 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch.....after we ate lunch! Couldn't resist. Great local hole in the wall. Walk in, grab a menu and find a seat. Then go to the register to place your order and pay. They give you a number and bring the food to your table. Tip: they have a special board by the register that is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 20:00
Monday
08:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
20:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1465 Roanoke St, Christiansburg, VA 24073-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Christiansburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-381-2922

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