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Shealy's Bar-B-Que House

340 E Columbia Ave, Leesville, SC 29070-9285
+1 803-532-8135
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash” (29 reviews)
“fried chicken” (59 reviews)
“pulled pork” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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340 E Columbia Ave, Leesville, SC 29070-9285
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best chicken gizzards in the world. And the other amenities are good with plenty of variety,from bbq and fried chicken ,macaroni and cheese, also country fried steak night on Thursdays. Great for the whole family .last but not least they have a great breakfast...More

Thank daschoun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seen on Andrew Zimmern show so we decided to give them a try. The dining area isn't fancy, but it makes you feel like your eating at a family gathering. The BBQ was great and sides just as good. Wife said cream corn was as...More

Thank Rizzo8520
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Visited Shealy's for dinner after viewing the eclipse, a Monday night. Best time to visit as they offer the buffet for $9.50 per person on that night. Although a Monday even our 4:30 arrival found the place fairly full. Just the same we were able...More

Thank Guamvet
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This has been a favorite destination of friends and family for many years. I used to stop their when they first opened in the 60's. In short, I have a sentimental attachment to Shealy's and probably graded this visit at least 1 star better than...More

Thank Alanmax50
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Take the best barbecue and Southern cooking place you've been to anywhere and then multiply it by two and you have Shealy's. This is an experience in just good ol' stick to your ribs Southern eatin'. Shealy's is a buffet style place with lines that...More

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We came with a large group of people and had no issues with our call ahead. Our first trip to the buffet went well. Normal bbq options: bbq, fried chicken, hash and rice, potato salad, coleslaw, veggies...... plus deserts. Banana pudding, peach cobbler, bread pudding,...More

Thank favorg10
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My wife and I eat at Shealy's aleast twice a month. Best vegatables on any bufett and the bar-b-que is on a par with any of the best. Great selection of salad fixings, sides, meats and dessert. Did I say dessert? Out of this world...More

Thank james r
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Aside from their regular fare, which is excellent, Tuesday night features fried seafood! They still have all of the regular items, but add fried fish and shrimp, grits, and a catfish stew that is the bomb! I've never been a fan of catfish stew until...More

Thank leeringer
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I believe I saw Shealys on Diners, Drive Ins and Dives and it stimulated my desire to try it, especially the fried chicken so---off we went. We arrived well past the lunch hour but it was still very busy. You pay as you enter and...More

1  Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Everything was great! Barbecue, hash, rice, greens, corn, chicken. Diet went out the door today!!! Also, Melissa, who waited on us, was fantastic!!!

Thank Robbie S
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Lexus P
5 February 2017|
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Response from Thomas C | Reviewed this property |
The Shealy's web site has a contact us and should be able to answer any question. Since I don't and am not sure what the question was, they are probably your best resource for a good answer
Gena C
19 October 2016|
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Response from sgtturtle | Reviewed this property |
"Locally Grown" for farmers can mean that they are grown within that state or region. Although it may have come in a can, it can still be considered locally grown (Upstate SC area, within the state of SC, or the NC, SC, GA... More
Terry H
23 May 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Reviewed this property |
Sounds like you are talking about the Pig's Dinner banana split at the Beacon Drive-In in Spartanburg. It's about 5 lbs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 E Columbia Ave, Leesville, SC 29070-9285
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Leesville
  • Phone Number: +1 803-532-8135
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