The Unsuspecting Virginia Truck Stop Where You Can Pull Over And Have An Amazing Meal

There’s nothing like a delicious meal when you’re on the road. While truck stops may seem like a less-than-glamourous option for long distance drivers, they can actually be surprisingly delicious. Especially if you should find yourself on the highway near Raphine, Virginia. Be sure to pull over for what’s been deemed “the best dang BBQ in Virginia” at Smiley’s Travel Center and Sports Bar.

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Smiley’s Barbecue is located at 2489 Raphine Rd., Raphine, VA 24472. Have you experienced this one-of-a-kind eatery in Virginia before? What did you order? We’d love to hear from you! For related content, you’ll enjoy reading about how this Hole-In-The-Wall Restaurant Serves Some Of The Best Fried Chicken In Virginia.