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Joe Bessinger's Barbeque

1114 College Park Rd, Summerville, SC 29486-8614
+1 843-875-6313
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“hash” (11 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
“onion rings” (5 reviews)
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1114 College Park Rd, Summerville, SC 29486-8614
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

love the burgers and onion rings. I also order gallons of hash to go with our family thanksgiving bbq. The restaurant is always clean. Service is always friendly.

Thank sc4walls
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I like hash but I guess I like the upstates version better. They had one sauce, a sweet mustard, it was ok but it was all over everything. I want to taste the meat see if the meat only is good and then add sauce....More

Thank DOTDamian74
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

A little pricey for Bar-B-Q but all in all its great food. Love their hash and rice, meanu is great, lots to choose from!

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My wife, daughter, myself, and grand daughter went there for supper. I wish they had an on- line menu that was readable, but the food was decent. Nothing great, but decent. Cheeseburger was a little small and overcooked, but it was ok. Onion. Rings had...More

Thank Joyce_Curt
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The cashier seemed bored, so I engaged her in a chatty conversation. She perked up. The second cashier seemed knew, but she was a lot friendlier. It didn't take too long for my to-go order. The onion ring batter was fluffy and quite tasty. There...More

Thank mscarol81
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Known this BBQ and family owned business all my life (used to be their sitter at camp). Their BBQ is good but hash, Brunswick stew more my favorite. BBQ sauce is mustard based and a staple around here although I like to mix it with...More

Thank Happyeats123
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Really like going to Bessingers to get a good old fashion cheeseburger. I have tried their hash and it is pretty good but not the best I have had.

Thank charlessW6988AJ
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This family has a well-known history of BBQ in the low country. This location is always friendly, clean and welcoming. The BBQ is sweet mustard based with choices of sandwich sizes, baskets, or plates with hash and rice and slaw..You may order bulk items also...More

Thank Rita A
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Had dinner at Mr. Bessingers place this afternoon....awesome food ! The young lady that waited on us was very nice. We eat at the restaurant often. If you go there you will return again.

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This place was a blast! An authentic barbecue experience. Friendly staff, affordable and diverse menus, free refills on soda and sweet tea. The food was good although not amazing. Quality food at fast food pricing with friendly service. I will be eating there again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 College Park Rd, Summerville, SC 29486-8614
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-875-6313
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