Your Guide to Authentic Regional Eats
Sign In | Register for Free!
Restaurants Recipes Forums Eating Tours Merchandise FAQ Maps Insider

Wink’s King of Barbecue

509 Faith Rd., Salisbury, NC - (704) 637-2410
With first-rate BBQ comparable to their Lexington neighbors, world-class pimento cheese, unbelievably hearty breakfasts, and fabulous oatmeal cookies, you’ll end up returning to Wink’s in Salisbury for multiple meals just to sample all your favorite Carolina specialties.
100% Approval Rating (2 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Pimento cheese sandwich
Sausage, egg & cheese sandwich
Oatmeal cookie
Chopped BBQ sandwich
Biscuits & gravy
Pork Rinds

Highlighted Reviews

rating
Chris & Amy Ayers - Photos (7)
Roadfood.com Editor
"Most BBQ joints in the South display a pig motif on their marquee, but this is not so at Wink’s. The self-proclaimed King of Barbecue and Seafood features a crowned lion on their sign, and their king-of-the-jungle stance over the Salisbury restaurant scene is ..."   [Read More]

Submit photos Submit a review See more reviews...

Map & Web Site

509 Faith Rd., Salisbury, NC
(704) 637-2410

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:No
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
This beauteous sandwich features finely chopped pork, topped with a mess of red, ketchup-based cole slaw.
"This beauteous sandwich features finely chopped pork, topped with a mess of red, ketchup-based cole slaw."
Chris & Amy Ayers





Wink’s chunky pimento cheese is not to be missed, especially melted in this grilled sandwich.
"Wink’s chunky pimento cheese is not to be missed, especially melted in this grilled sandwich."
Chris & Amy Ayers


Locally made sausage, fresh eggs, and Wink’s housemade pimento cheese puts this gorgeous breakfast-on-a-bun in a class by itself.
"Locally made sausage, fresh eggs, and Wink’s housemade pimento cheese puts this gorgeous breakfast-on-a-bun in a class by itself."
Chris & Amy Ayers


These biscuits are flaky and substantial on their own, but when smothered with sausage gravy and sided by a beyond-outstanding sausage link, they reach single-plate nirvana.
"These biscuits are flaky and substantial on their own, but when smothered with sausage gravy and sided by a beyond-outstanding sausage link, they reach single-plate nirvana."
Chris & Amy Ayers


For dessert, these oatmeal cookie pies measure seven inches in diameter and are sweet enough to satisfy the most curmudgeonly palates.
"For dessert, these oatmeal cookie pies measure seven inches in diameter and are sweet enough to satisfy the most curmudgeonly palates."
Chris & Amy Ayers


For a wicked crunch and a porky smack, try Wink’s flavored pork rinds, made fresh daily in four flavors.
"For a wicked crunch and a porky smack, try Wink’s flavored pork rinds, made fresh daily in four flavors."
Chris & Amy Ayers


Eschewing the ubiquitous piggie mascot, Wink’s offers a lion’s share of fabulous BBQ and homemade sides.
"Eschewing the ubiquitous piggie mascot, Wink’s offers a lion’s share of fabulous BBQ and homemade sides."
Chris & Amy Ayers



What is Roadfood?  |   Submit Content  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Roadfood.com   Copyright - Roadfood.com