We know Dads – and Dads like some finger-lickin’ good BBQ! We want to help you plan a Father’s Day to remember. Check out our list of the top BBQ restaurants in Columbia SC and treat Dad on his special day.

Ultimate Guide for Father’s Day:
BBQ Restaurants in Columbia SC

Little Pig’s Barbecue – Columbia

If you’re looking for traditional southern BBQ restaurants in Columbia, Little Pig’s is the place to be! Offering a full-service dine-in buffet and take-out, you can fill up on ribs, brisket, collards, tomato pie, macaroni and cheese, and many more of your home-cooked favorites!

Top Menu Item: Buffet
Location: 4927 Alpine Rd
Price Point: $
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The Palms Grill & Bar – Newberry

The Palms Grill & Bar has been voted “Best All Around Restaurant” and their BBQ is amazing! When it comes to BBQ restaurants in Columbia SC, you won’t want to miss out on trying The Palms ribs in your choice of southern style dry rub, mustard BBQ, or sweet and tangy red BBQ sauce.

Top Menu Item: The Palms Baby Back Ribs
Location: 612 Wilson Road
Price Point: $$
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Hudson’s Smokehouse – Lexington

BBQ in Columbia would not be the same without Hudson’s Smokehouse BBQ. Bring the littles for Kids Eat Free night on Wednesdays or flip your fins for some Fried Catfish on Fridays! BBQ restaurants in Columbia SC have Lexington as stiff competition!

Top Menu Item: BBQ Pork Sandwich
Location: 4952 Sunset Blvd
Price Point: $$
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Duke’s Bar-B-Que – Aiken

Wondering what to do for Father’s Day in Columbia? How about treating Dad to legendary Duke’s BBQ! Founded 45 years ago, Duke’s prides itself on being one of the oldest BBQ restaurants in Columbia area and offering traditional BBQ as well as healthy veggies and sides.

Top Menu Item: Ribs with Hushpuppies and choice of sides (we vote for Okra & tomatoes!)
Location: 4248 Whiskey Rd
Price Point: $
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Maurice’s Piggy Park BBQ – Irmo

For one of the top BBQ restaurants in Columbia SC, look no further than Maurice’s Piggie Park in Irmo. Taste Southern tradition at its finest with a Taste of Carolina, featuring ribs, Carolina Hash, and more to serve four.

Top Menu Item: The Big Joe
Location: 1141 Lake Murray Blvd
Price Point: $$
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Photo Credit: Maurice’s Piggy Park BBQ