Greenville's BBQ Roots Run Deep

On the hunt for a great plate of BBQ? You've come to the right destination. Our editors and locals search the city and suburbs for the top places. Then, we showcase popular restaurants like Bucky's Bar-B-Q, and we highlight eateries with great user reviews, like Henry's Smokehouse. We also help you find areas where Barbecue are prominent - the Downtown area, for example - so that you not only get terrific dining recommendations, but you also have choices to boot.  The whole spectrum and price range is covered After all, if you're going to eat, you may as well do it right and take advantage of Greenville's best.

Bucky's Bar-B-Q

When it comes to BBQ, Bucky's gets few complaints from diners, who rave about the flavorful meat, tangy red and yellow sauces, and rotation of side dishes such as mac'n'cheese, green beans, potato salad, baked beans and cole slaw. Guests enjoy...  Read More

Tucked behind a service station and anchoring one end of a strip mall, this unassuming restaurant is known for its chopped barbecue. At lunch, it pulls in a crowd from the Pelham Road area, so you'll want to go early to get a table. Most people...  Read More

Little Pigs

For over 25 years, Little Pigs has kept local BBQ fans coming back for sandwiches and platters. This popular joint offers great food three ways: dine-In, carry-Out, or drive-thru. Its pulled pork is the real deal, and Greenville 'cue...  Read More

Smoke on the Water

A lot of the time, folks think of barbecue in conjunction with small, no-frills eateries. Smoke on the Water quickly dispels with that perception. The upscale restaurant is as serious about ambiance as it is about barbecue. Quietly elegant, it's...  Read More

Widely proclaimed as the best barbecue in town, Henry's is Greenville's great equalizer, seating business and government types alongside guys in jeans and workboots. Such a response isn't surprising when you sample the tender, succulent meat...  Read More

Woodruff Road

Locals keep coming back to this casual joint for generous portions of scrumptious pulled pork and barbecued chicken with tempting sides like mac'n'cheese and sweet potato casserole. The ribs, burgers and hot dogs are good, too.

This BBQ joint in downtown Greer serves tender, juicy smoked pork sandwiches, customized to your liking. Choose large or small, buns or no buns, and if want add two sides such as cole slaw, baked beans, fries or potato chips. However, if BBQ...  Read More

Sure it's a small and off the beaten path, but regulars agree there is nothing small in taste about Mike & Jeff's BBQ. Enjoy some great Upstate barbecue in one of the city's hidden gems. Old school, simplified delicious, let these folks show...  Read More

The tavern next door to Earth Fare on Pelham Road draws diners of all ages, who come to sample Chef Anthony Gray's farm-to-table fare. The chef cures his own meats and smokes heritage pork onsite over local peach wood. On the menu, diners will...  Read More


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