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JB's Smokeshack

3406 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455-4820
+1 843-557-0426
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pulled pork” (39 reviews)
“ribs” (27 reviews)
“baked beans” (13 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
3406 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455-4820
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go with the lunch buffet; it's old-time Southern cooking. The fried chicken was straight out of the oven and the best I've had in memory. I don't normally get excited about fried chicken but I don't normally have chicken this good. The BBQ was good...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Coming back from the Angel Oak Tree we were looking for an early barbecue dinner and chose this place. Sorry to say, but the food was not so good and tasted like reheated, the meat was dry. The desserts were ok, and we left this...More

Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We were nearby at the Angel Tree and were looking for a place for lunch. I had been looking for a local BBQ joint and was happy to find JB's. We were there right at lunch hour and found the place full with a mix...More

Thank Grant L
Reviewed 9 March 2017

great place. authentic smoke. The buffet was huge and very tasty. The sausage is incredible. ALL the sides you would imagine

Thank Fearless P
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The average rating is based only on the fact that I really do not know what the expectations are for this type establishment. I do love BBQ and most of the sides usually. On a take out large plate with 3 meats and 3 sides...More

Thank Dreyfus01
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My wife and I love to come to the family run barbecue restaurant for the luncheon buffet. We think that JB's has the best fried chicken and she likes the pulled pork barbecue with the various sauces. We also enjoy the nice assortment of vegetables....More

Thank PAsnowbirds
Reviewed 16 January 2017

stopped by after visiting Angel Tree...took a chance and now I can't stop thinking about the fried chicken....it was excellent. We went to the lunch buffet....you can't go wrong. They had all the traditional sides....some very good, and in addition to fried chicken they had...More

Thank anonymous3685
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This place is hard to beat for lunch. The buffet is like having dinner at your grandmas. All the sides accompanied by smoked meats. Then to top it off the home made desserts. My personal favorite the worms in dirt!

1  Thank Jason A
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Just enjoyed a delicious meal with family at JB's Smokehouse. The vegetable choices were right on target with lots of pulled pork the munching. Get some banana pudding too.

Thank J882RUpeterh
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Great little BBQ place..excellent considering a buffet type... Real Southern Country Food..a real taste of the South... GREAT find

Thank mountainlaker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3406 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455-4820
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Johns Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-557-0426
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We do have plates and sandwich available but the best value is the buffet, you get to try a little of everything and to those who don't want that much I will say "it's not a contest , it just gives you the variety" come see us and get some good low country comfort food J.B.