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Sgt White's Restaurant

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1908 Boundary St, Beaufort, SC 29902-3908
843-522-2029
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Dining options: Lunch

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Visitor rating
  • 72
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
AWESOME FOOD

Food is great and the portions are enough. I love the old fashioned way that Sgt. White cooks the food. I believe this is what gives the food it's unique taste along with his special recipes. Both will not disappoint.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
Kimberly C
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
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107 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Food is great and the portions are enough. I love the old fashioned way that Sgt. White cooks the food. I believe this is what gives the food it's unique taste along with his special recipes. Both will not disappoint.

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Durham, New Hampshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My wife and I were driving from Charleston to Savannah and decided to take a quick look at Beaufort having never been there before. My wife spotted Sgt. White's and almost did not tell me because it looks like the kind of run down local place I love and she can pass by. She was feeling kindly so we stopped... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We'd been looking forward to visiting Sgt Whites since first spotting it on trip advisor and reading all the great reviews. Looking for a place to get some authentic southern BBQ, we were not dissapointed! It's a really unassuming place, no frills but feels wonderfully homely. You can choose a meat and either two or three sides. The pulled pork... More 

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New Westminster, Canada
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13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

An unassuming place to look at, stuck in the corner of a strip mall parking lot. As you walk in, you are greeted by a woman at a steam table which holds numerous meat choices - barbecued, fried and baked (chicken, ribs, pulled pork and so on) and lots of sides. We chose pulled pork and BBQ side ribs in... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

While on a Low Country road trip we were driving north toward Beaufort, getting ready for lunch, so checked Trip Advisor for references. Found Sgt. White's. This place is a real "find", having been on The Stern's selection of best road side diners in the USA, 4x. The owner, Sgt. Mike White, is a former Marine DI. Being a Vietnam... More 

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Perth, Canada
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is a little, special place on road into Beaufort, you go up to the server and choose what you want from what is before you. For lunch meat and one or two sides. I had chicken, collard greens, spicy corn, great mashed potatoe and great gravy with delicious corn bread and either lemonade or tea. My husbands green beans... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Been by this place 100 times and finally stopped. Best bar b q I've had in the south. Had peppered corn, gumbo, collard sides and 2 ribs. Fantastic. Friendly place on top of it! Will be back

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Hampton, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I asked my GPSr to find a bbq place and she headed me to SGT White's. Well done, GPSr! It doesn't look like much from the outside - good cammo, Sarge! The inside is full of military signs, most dealing with the USMC, of course. Serving, either for eating in or take out, is cafeteria style with paper plates and... More 

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We read a recommendation in Road Food & gave it a try. The sign outside said 13 choice buffet. What it is actually, there are 2 ways to order, either 1 meat & 2 sides $7.99 or 1 meat & 3 sides, $8.99. We enjoyed the experience. Very patriotic, which reflects the marine base in the area. If you are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The food is really good.. you do get a lot for 8.00 worth going. The owners are very nice.. it's not the cleanest so don't go in a think it is. Would like them to change the food up cause it's the same kind every time I ever go

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1908 Boundary St, Beaufort, SC 29902-3908
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: 843-522-2029

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine

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