Carolina Bar-B-Que Company in Manteo is a must-visit restaurant for those looking for authentic North Carolina-style barbecue on the Outer Banks. Owner Mike Weaver has dedicated his life to learning the art of pit-smoked barbecue since the age of 16 and now has more than 30 years of experience in perfecting this cooking style. On-site smoking of the meats adds a depth of flavor that is hard to replicate, which is why this restaurant enjoys a loyal following of repeat customers. Weaver's casual restaurant offers a diverse menu featuring classic barbecue dishes like pulled pork barbecue, chicken and beef brisket as well as other grill favorites such as burgers and Nathan's hot dogs. They also serve coastal favorites like fried shrimp, clam strips and fish baskets along with classic Southern fixings like home-cut fries, collards, smoked mac and cheese, fried okra, brisket baked beans and hushpuppies. Guests can enjoy their meal on the restaurant's charming screened porch setting or take it to go. The restaurant also offers catering services, making it a great option for backyard barbecues, corporate events, parties or feeding a crowd at the vacation rental. If you're looking for a local spot that has mastered the art of traditional North Carolina-style barbecue, look no further than Carolina Bar-B-Que Company in Manteo.
Carolina Bar-B-Que Company