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Black Diamond BBQ 6404 Rucker Road

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Black Diamond is a small place with big BBQ. It doesn’t seat many people inside but it has a beautiful out-door area. We opted to stay inside to avoid the sun. They offer $6.99 lunch specials,which consist of a sandwich, side and drink. We opted for something more substantial with meat on a bun dinners. Pat got his usual pulled pork sandwich with sauce on the side.

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Normally I get a taste of whatever Pat is having,but this time I had enough on my plate just to finish. The portions we received were huge. I would guess 8 ounces each. I got the beef on a bun with beans and home made coleslaw. As I said the portion was huge, and since I opted for sweet sauce directly on the sandwich I had to use a fork to eat it.

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The size of the sides were more than adequate to complement the meat. Oh the meat. It was moist and tender and it melted in your mouth. Next time I will opt for SOS

. The beans were so so but the slaw was a nice tart and creamy counterpoint to the sweet sauce.

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So all in all I can’t think of any reason not to like this joint’s food. They also have pie and cobbler on weekends. They are in a great location too. Right off Binford Blvd. Easy access. And the prices are more than reasonable. We ordered 2 dinners and they were about $ 11 each. Like I said a good place to visit.

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4 responses

  1. That’s not far from me, and having lived in the south for 7 years, bbq is one of the things we miss. We’ll be checkin this one out!

    July 23, 2015 at 5:00 pm

    • Cool. It is also close to Blind Owl brewery.

      July 23, 2015 at 8:46 pm

  2. Pulled pork looks good. I do feel a little bit drunk, looking at these pictures, though. 😉

    July 23, 2015 at 6:10 pm

  3. Drunk? I don’t get it.

    July 23, 2015 at 8:50 pm

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