This Tiny Restaurant In North Carolina Is Just What You Need To Satisfy A BBQ Craving

Have you noticed that we North Carolinians have a finely-tuned palate when it comes to BBQ? In fact, if you really want to get a Tar Heeler all riled up, mention how you think South Carolina’s BBQ is tastier – or that ‘out in Kansas City they get it right.’ We know better, don’t we? The next time you’re feeling a familiar craving for North Carolina barbeque, add a little adventure to the plan and head to the small, suburban town of Stallings, located just 15 miles southeast of Charlotte.

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Ever have a BBQ craving and want to try a new place for a change? Here’s your chance – plus you’ll visit an iconic building at the same time. Delicious moments are ahead; are you ready?

Rock Store BBQ is open seven days a week. The hours are Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Learn more on the official website here and go here to follow the Facebook page!

Address: 3116 Old Monroe Road, Stallings, NC, 28104

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