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Carolina Brothers

20702 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147-4705
+1 703-729-7070
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked beans” (25 reviews)
“pulled pork” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (40 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
20702 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147-4705
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Carolina Brothers is a small local run restaurant and party provider in my neighborhood in Loudoun County. There pulled pork and chicken barbecue in well seasoned quality meat and the accompanying sided are delicious. It is very popular in our area and comes highly recommended.

Thank Ernest M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The great advantage of Carolina Bros is that they're right on the W&OD trail, so you can bike the calories off... However, for a place associating themselves with real North Carolina BBQ, do not expect NC quality. But they score pretty decent on the not-in-NC...More

Thank kbpneacl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You'll smell the aroma long before you hit this nice eatery next to the Washington and Old Dominion Trail. At the intersection of the WODT and Ashburn Road, it is a favorite spot of all who travel on the W&ODT ... bikers, runners, walkers, etc...More

Thank YaguchiMJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been a really long time since I’ve been here. I came across it again here in TA and just had to say I would NEVER recommend anyone eat here. Nothing my family had tasted good and I don’t believe it should be called bbq...More

Thank Kaye K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best brisket in the county ! We went there on a Saturday afternoon , good crowd , and great service.

Thank 173dougw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What’s nice about this place is that they tell you where they sourced the pork from. The have Great ribs. (I always ask for extra sauce.) A pork dinner includes two sides. The Sides are ok. You can eat in or take out. It only...More

Thank lorettad850
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

The ribs were fall apart tender and the 1/2 rack had more meat on it than most places full rack. If you want brisket, you need to come on Wednesday or Saturday. The restaurant is in an old building with wood floors that really add...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Great stop at about the midpoint of the W&OD bicycle trail. Friendly service and good eats at a reasonable price, with outdoor seating to watch the crowds to by. Often (peak times) there is even a bicycle services person around to help. Great for a...More

Reviewed August 23, 2017

I was a little disappointed about this BBQ after reading their website which states to call ahead for your to-go order to be ready when you get there and then the guy on the phone told me they don't take platter orders over the phone....More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Huge portions great service. Wish they had fresh brewed tea but can't ask for everything. Parking lot gets full quick and a line out the door. Will be back thanks for a good meal

Thank Amclymon
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Maureen D
August 7, 2017|
Response from LopingianTravels | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they offer catering service.
May 10, 2016|
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Response from Don W | Reviewed this property |
No they do not have a bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20702 Ashburn Rd, Ashburn, VA 20147-4705
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Ashburn
  • Phone Number: +1 703-729-7070
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