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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
7250 Rivers Ave, Charleston, SC 29406-4625
+1 843-572-3420
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (30 reviews)
“pulled pork” (12 reviews)
“loaded nachos” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
7250 Rivers Ave, Charleston, SC 29406-4625
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a chain pretty good ribs, not the best ever but a decent rack. The regular size is the perfect amount.

Thank tarryjo
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Fast friendly service, large servings of all food. Brisket was good, BBQ too. Many items to choose from , sides etc.

Thank davidr217_73
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Went there around 2pm. Ordered soup and salad combo. Wife ordered brisket sandwich. Waited 30 minutes for food! Really! Was not that busy at that time! Order came my cup of soup was only about two thirds full. What happened to the rest? The slaw...More

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Gabby was great and her service was amazing. Food took sometime but she made the best out of it. Even though we had a big party

Thank Yasmine E
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We were there for an evening meal on a Sunday early evening. The food was good the staff that was there worked very hard and were good, polite and attentive. It seemed to me this location was severely understaffed for the for for the amount...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 February 2018

The service was fabulous! Savannah was very cheerful and attentive. She recommended tons of different food and drink ideas and our drinks were always full. I had the full rack of babyback ribs and my wife had the smokehouse ribs, both of which were spectacular!...More

Thank wlsilvers12345
Reviewed 19 February 2018

ON THE PLUS SIDE, they had a GF menu. The place was also attractive. And our waitress, Lexi, was first class, working like crazy. I had pulled pork,which was very greasy, and for sides I had Cole slaw,which was swimming in dressing,that was so bad...More

Thank 34oceanspirit
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I ordered the Baked stuffed Potato with a Caesar Salad. The Baked P. was definitely at the very least a day old. And so was the brisket meat inside. The meat was hard as strips of wood chips. AND the nice woman working the bar...More

Thank Klozer
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This was our first visit and oh my! Absolutely the best flavor and combination of "typical" BBQ meats. Consider pairing up the Slow-Smoked Spicy Sausage or Grilled Bourbon BBQ Chicken with the Ribs for a real feast! Sides are equally delicious.

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Terrible would be a nice review. After reviewing the menu, we both ordered the prime rib. After 30 minutes; the manager came over to inform us, there is no prime rib. They ran out yesterday. Strange the sign out front advertises "prime rib." We switched...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7250 Rivers Ave, Charleston, SC 29406-4625
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-572-3420
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