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Smoke BBQ

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
487 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-7202
+1 843-805-5050
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked bbq” (51 reviews)
“wings” (104 reviews)
“brisket” (70 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
487 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-7202
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great platter which contained a variety of meats. Delicious. The best part of Smoke was our waiter. I believe his name was Patrick. He made excellent recommendations, provided us with an additional side for free, and actually chased us down the street...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trevorwb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found the menu more like a gastro-pub than a true bbq place. That being said they definitely know their bbq meats and sauces. I had a pastrami Rueben and my son had the half rack of ribs. And damn were they both great. Even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sheac817
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We all enjoy this Texas style BBQ! The brisket was very good as was the fries and other sandwiches! The sweet tea is deliciously so sweet!! The tables go fast and it’s first come first serve.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jfornney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grabbed a seat at the bar to enjoy a quick lunch and wow.. The bbq sauces are amazing and the smoked chicken excellent .. side dishes too... especially the beans. ..Cooked with Southern love for sure! Sally and Patrick at the bar couldn’t have been...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DianeM023
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friday evening was busy but the staff managed to find seat for us at the bar until a table opened up. I had chicken wings and baked beans. The smoke flavor was evident but didn't overpower the very juicy wing. The baked beans were perfectly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joe G
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Hotel recommended this restaurant. Walked in mid week when it was not too full. Service and food were very good. Good selection of craft beer. Front door was open and in October was a little cold.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FellowTraveler828149
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Every little morsel we had here was perfection from the slaw to the Crispy Confit Chicken Wings to the most wonderful Cuban. Real attention to detail . Loved it.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RoBertie
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We have been going to Jim n Nick’s barbecue for years every time we visit Charleston. When we discovered that they had closed, we were on the hunt (and very hungry) looking for a good bbq place. Based on reviews, we headed to Smoke. It...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 888leslieb
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Visited Smoke BBQ for lunch. Tried the Beef and Chedda sandwich and the Sloppy sandwich. Both were HUGE and delicious! Tried several beer from local brewery as well, so good. Enjoyed the guy who waited on us, very friendly and helpful with our beer selection....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Moonbeambabe
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Juicy!! Lots of food and really good BBQ. Everything here was good and the server really knew and seemed to love everything about the food here.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank summytime
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 487 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-7202
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-805-5050
  • E-mail
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