This Has Been Named ‘Best Barbecue Joint’ In North Carolina
Whether or not North Carolina gets the respect it deserves when it comes to barbecue, there’s no denying that you can find the best barbecue here in the state.
When it comes to barbecue, you can get Texas-style which is defined by its beef cut, sliced into brisket with a sweet and hot flavor. With Carolina-style, pork is the name of the game, specifically pulled pork. Then you have Memphis style and Kansas City style. Needless to say, if you are coming to the United States from a different country, you will have no issues finding good quality barbecue.
Taste of Home compiled a list of the best barbecue joints in each state. A lot of people will probably argue that the best barbecue in North Carolina can be found in Lexington, but that’s not what this article found. The place they found has almost 2,000 Google reviews and a 4.7-star rating so clearly they’re doing something right!
Skylight Inn BBQ in Ayden
Here’s what Taste of Home had to say, “Unless you prefer Lexington-style barbecue (red sauce on pork shoulder), Skylight Inn is the place to go in North Carolina.” This BBQ spot is serving up some of your favorite dishes you can imagine. Everything from potato salad and baked beans to enjoy on the side to multiple plate sizes of meat served up with a fresh slice of bread. We all know how important the bread can be!
And you know we can’t talk about North Carolina without mentioning South Carolina. So which establishment did Taste of Home name the best barbecue joint in South Carolina?
Carolina BBQ in Spartanburg
Here’s what Taste of Home had to say, “Lexington-style barbecue is on the menu of this cozy restaurant. The ribs leave visitors wanting more and keep the locals coming back time and time again” This South Carolina spot is serving up all the BBQ meat you can imagine. Enjoy pig out plates, BBQ chicken, BBQ pork, turkey, and more!