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Savor Kinston's culinary scene which ranges from its world-famous Eastern North Carolina BBQ and unique local favorites to innovative dishes prepared by local chefs; and of course, award-winning Chef Vivian Howard,TV personality/host on her hit show "A Chef's Life". Farm-to-table remains Kinston's calling card, thanks to generations of local farmers providing natural meats and fresh produce. From barbecue to oyster bars, pizzerias, pubs to Kinston's famous BBQ festival, locals and visitors alike understand Kinston is a food destination.

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