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Carolina Barbecue

Main St, New Ellenton, SC 29809-3004
+1 803-652-2919
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash” (12 reviews)
“hush puppies” (19 reviews)
“potato salad” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
Main St, New Ellenton, SC 29809-3004
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Reviewed yesterday

Although for variety I still love Dukes, Carolina BBQ hands down has THE best ribs...wow! If youre into ribs this is your place. The also know hush puppies out of the park. Everything was fresh hot and tasty. I will be visiting again,those ribs were...More

Thank Michelle_Haley
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been driving by Carolina BBQ for 20 years and hearing people talk about it. I finally had lunch with my buddy there. It is an unpretentious place. A buffet with lots to choose from and family style tables. The BBQ was good as was...More

Thank TooOldtoRun
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stopped at this place on our way down the back roads of South Carolina and so glad we did. The place was packed. So happy that the BBQ pork was not swimming in BBQ sauce....it had none....perfect. Then they had options of sauces. Another...More

Thank chefluee
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Got takeout BBQ , rice and hash, and cole slaw. The BBQ is as good as I have eaten anywhere. The rice and hash complements it nicely.

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Three members of our family enjoyed the Buffett style BBQ. The BBQ was good. The side items, especially the corn fritters were very good. It appears the lunch rush peak is between 11:00 AM and noon. The buffet was efficiently managed. Yes, I recommend and...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Have been eating at Carolina BBQ for many years and we love it. There are about a dozen sides to choose from but they are just ok. On our last visit the chicken was empty until just before we left and then 1 piece was...More

Thank LittlePorker
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Everything was good. Good BBQ, good sauce, good sides. It's all you can eat and sweet tea is included.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My wife and I had early dinner here Saturday. It has been several years since we were here last. We have moved and now takes over an hr. to drive here. The food was not bad, but not as good as I remembered. It may...More

1  Thank Mark R
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I'm from the area and have loved them my entire life. Love the bbq, hash and rice and the hush puppies are all the bomb!! I live in GA and I've only found a good rib place. No chopped pork has compared anywhere.

Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I made our first visit to Carolina Barbecue and we were not disappointed. The barbecue was outstanding. We especially liked the hush puppies as they are amazing. The potato salad also was very good. The buffet line has a variety of choices....More

Thank Nathan7744
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 13:30
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St, New Ellenton, SC 29809-3004
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  New Ellenton
  • Phone Number: +1 803-652-2919
  • E-mail
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