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Smokin' Planks - CLOSED

914 Paris Ave, Port Royal, SC 29935-2416
+1 843-522-0322
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (23 reviews)
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
914 Paris Ave, Port Royal, SC 29935-2416
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

My husband and mother-in-law had lunch at Smokin' Planks on 4/5/2017. My mother-in-law is in a wheelchair, and access was good. Their Bar B Q was delicious with a choice of two different types of sauces. My husband got the Sampler, and liked everything ....More

Thank williamandpaula
Reviewed 18 February 2017

All of the best barbecue comes from hole in the wall joints and Smoking Planks is no exception. The best barbecue in South Carolina. And, because it is small & family owned you know it will be consistent. Your biggest challenge will be choosing between...More

Thank bcannon329
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We did a family takeout order with everyone ordering something different. I was surprise to see that the ribs didn't come dressed, but instead with a choice of two different sauces. There was no doubt that they were smoked to perfect tenderness. From the pulled...More

Thank freebirdVT
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this really small BBQ restaurant in Port Royal on a Saturday night in January. The setup is designed for take-out more than for eat-in, but the tables are well stocked with barbecue sauce, hot sauce and other condiments. The food was served...More

Thank Ed O
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I wish we could rate this better. My husband and I are transplants from Vegas and compare all BBQ to the @RoadKillGrill in Vegas which is beyond fantastic. We had the Seafood platter here with a pulled pork loaded potato. Just no flavor...the pulled pork...More

Thank Trudi F
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great ribs and pulled pork! All of his side dishes are perfect with his BBQ. Next time I have a party I will definitely get them to cater it. We will be back! Smoke on Chef Jason!

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We found this place quite accidentally while traveling from Beaufort back to Hilton Head.; it is on the main road in Port Royal. We had a surprisingly declicious lunch . Who knew that you could have Bar B Q in a wrap with sliced eggs?...More

Thank SueM1017
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Our first time to Smokin' Planks under the new ownership. The barbecue still fragrant and juicy and the new additions to the menu are great. I had the shrimp po'boy and my husband enjoyed the smoked sausage and pepper hoagie. Both large enough to have...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Had the alligator sausage pretty tasty! Husband had the salmon blt that was good too! Haven't been in since new management but will be going there soon!

Thank Tab F
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were exploring the town and decided to stop in. So glad we did. The BBQ pulled pork was delicious and the sauces on the side were amazing. The 'half' oyster po boy sandwich was huge. The oysters were cooked perfectly. The special, grilled shrimp,...More

Thank Vixster1619
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$20
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Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 914 Paris Ave, Port Royal, SC 29935-2416
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Port Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 843-522-0322
  • E-mail
The Smokehouse at Paris Avenue in a small, family-run restaurant featuring classic barbeque fare, with a smokey twist. All of our meat is smoked instead of baked or grilled, to make sure it is both flavorful and juicy. We also have your favorite classic BBQ sides are served up with our own house recipes. Extended menu includes seafood, sandwiches, hoagies, salads and wraps. Pet-friendly outdoor seating is available, and families are always welcome!Catering, take-out, and parties available!
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