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Maurice's Piggie Park BBQ

1600 Charleston Hwy, West Columbia, SC 29169-5050
+1 803-796-0220
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“hush puppies” (20 reviews)
“pulled pork” (28 reviews)
“ribs” (37 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1600 Charleston Hwy, West Columbia, SC 29169-5050
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Don't miss this Carolina classic! For the better part of a century, this local joint has defined SC BBQ in the Midlands. Pulled pork, pulled chicken, smoked turkey, ribs & the list goes on. Best fried okra I've had in quite a while. The hash...More

Thank Lois P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had to drop by our office in lexington area and I saw this place. The place was clean and had easy access from highway. The food was good ....I had the pork sandwich Fries and drink. Was a great price for the amount of...More

Thank philip d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their BBQ, especially their buffet will leave you hardly able to walk, yet with a broad smile on your face. Their ribs have more meat on them than any other BBQ place that I have tried, by far. They are a little pricey, but when...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We took our family of five, so got to try a little bit of everything. The hash, the brisket, the mac and cheese, and the banana pudding were excellent. The chicken, pork sandwich and wrap were also great. The service was quick and friendly. We...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

You can't beat this 'que for tastiness and variety - also extremely pleasant staff! I'd give it a 5 if the restaurant were cleaner. 😐

Thank CarolHobz
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Everything was great food was amazing the waitress waiting on us was very nice and polite. Then we had to order to go when the very ill acting red headed lady threw out food in the bag ripping it open and our order almost fell...More

Thank Tadtimmons
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on our drive from Atlanta to Myrtle Beach. We were pleasantly surprised . We really enjoyed our BBQ. They use the SC style Mustard BBQ sauce. It was the first time I had this style. It was excellent! Will plan to stop by...More

Thank GoldenRose19
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic, food time had southern BBQ, great menu but we chose the buffet which was fresh and piping hot, even went back for seconds, wish we had a branch in New Zealand, lovely food and lovely staff

Thank kiwierps
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Whenever I get the luck of being in the area around lunch or dinner, I'm always going here to the ORIGINAL. It's one of the legendary BBQ joints of the south. I can't speak for the spinoffs, but the original location is BBQ royalty and...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My favorite place for hash and rice ,and mustard base bbq, I have never had any better bbq anywhere.

Thank daschoun
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Charleston Hwy, West Columbia, SC 29169-5050
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-796-0220
The Original location of South Carolina's Favorite Barbeque! Real BBQ, Cooked on our Hickory Wood-Fired Pits for 24 Hours!We cook our BBQ the old fashioned way, over hickory coals for 24 hours to optimize that smoky flavor with no preservatives or chemicals! Taste our Ribs, Chicken, & Brisket, and one of the Best Burgers in Columbia! Family Owned and Operated since 1953.Country Buffet at this location in West Columbia, Wed - Sun lunch, Thurs - Sat dinner.
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