Triad restaurant has best barbecue in NC, according to poll

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — A restaurant in Greensboro has the best barbecue in North Carolina, according to a USA Today reader poll.

Stamey’s Barbecue took the No. 1 spot on USA Today’s recent 10Best list of the “Best BBQ Pork Sandwich in North Carolina.”

“Besides mouth-watering barbecue and a secret recipe sauce, or ‘dip,’ Stamey’s is also famous for introducing the hush puppy to the North Carolina barbecue scene,” according to USA Today.

Two others from the Triad also made the list, Hursey’s Bar-B-Q in Burlington came in at No. 4 and Lexington Barbecue was named No. 7.

B’s Barbecue in Greenville took the No. 2 spot, followed by Skylight Inn BBQ in Ayden.

USA Today asked their readers to cast votes on the best restaurants over a four week period.