Top Four Barbecue Joints Near Shelby, NC

Shelby, NC Barbecue

It’s hard to say no good to barbecue. In Shelby, North Carolina it’s even harder to decide who has the better barbecue. We are blessed with many delicious barbecue restaurants in the area. No matter which you choose, you are guaranteed a southern, finger-licking good experience.

Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge

Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge is located at 2000 E Dixon Blvd Shelby, NC. This local favorite has been a part of the North Carolina landscape since 1946, although it has only been at its current location since 1953. The restaurant has been passed down and is now in the ownership of 3rd generation barbecue-ers. With the most expensive meal on the menu being their Jumbo Plate at $11, this place is an absolute steal. Experience original North Carolina barbecue and a great family atmosphere at Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge in Shelby, NC.

Alston Bridges BBQ

This award-winning restaurant is located at 620 Grover Street Shelby, NC and is part of the unspoken BBQ war in Cleveland County. With two Bridges Barbecue restaurants within a few miles from each other, all you have to do is decide which one you prefer. You can even switch it up each day! At Alston Bridges BBQ, beef and pork barbecue are served along with their original slaw, hush puppies, ribs, and barbecue chicken! Family owned and operated, this restaurant is hard to beat.

The Flying Pig

The Flying Pig is an awesome barbecue place located at 901 College Ave Shelby, NC, in walking distance from the Shelby Airport. The owners have been getting up every morning between 3 and 6 a.m. to smoke fresh pork and chicken for their customers. Business hours are 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday, closed on Sunday and closing at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays. The prices are low, the service is great and the atmosphere is fun and comfortable. Described as “Good BBQ in a BBQ Mecca,” this local jewel is perfect for any day of the week. Drive over today!

Smokin’ Mountain Boys BBQ

Smokin’ Mountain Boys BBQ is a food truck local in the Shelby and Kings Mountain area of North Carolina. This bookable food joint caters tailgates, family reunions, banquets, grand openings, and receptions. They make specialty BBQ, Chicken, and Ribs with a variety of fixings. Click here for more information.

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