Welcome To Howards!

Howards Barbecue and Seafood, located on the beautiful Cape Fear River, serves delightful Southeastern North Carolina style barbecue as well as fresh seafood. We look forward to your visit with us or seeing you at a catering event so be sure and stop by or book us for a catering!

Dine In

Howard’s staff wishes to make your Experience enjoyable. Items from Our Originals Categories can be enjoyed in a Quick Serve Fashion. Seafood Items and Grilled Selections are prepared to order and are well worth the wait. Enjoy the view of the Cape Fear River from any seat in the dinning room. Relax and let your children play on the swings outside while you enjoy our banana pudding.

Howard’s Barbeque overlooking the Cape Fear River.

Howards Originals

Chopped BBQ Pork
Tender Chopped pork shoulder made with our original barbecue sauce.

Grilled BBQ Chicken
Tender grilled chicken on the bone made with our special barbecue sauce.

Combination Plate
A quarter serving of tender BBQ chicken and a generous helping of BBQ pork.

Chicken Breast Fingers
All white meat chicken strips fried and served with ranch or honey mustard dipping sauce.

Hamburger Steak
An 8oz hamburger steak grilled and served with cheese and onions upon request.

Fried Pork Chops
Battered and Fried

Dine Out

Our dine out services offer call in a take out and also includes a drive through for quick and covenant services.

To call in a take out order please call (910) 893-4571.


Flounder Filet
Flounder filet lightly breaded and lightly fried.

Trout filets lightly breaded and lightly fried.

A portion of delicious oysters lightly breaded and lightly fried

Shrimp lightly breaded and lightly fried to perfection (Boiled Shrimp – Add $1.00