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“Billy May Be Big, But the Burgers Are Not...” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Big Billys Burger Joint

Big Billys Burger Joint
5070 International Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29418-6006
+1 843-747-4949
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Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Sandwiches
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Big Billy's Burger Joint is a locally owned and operated restaurant committed to providing fresh ingredients, great service and delicious food.
Lake Worth, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Billy May Be Big, But the Burgers Are Not...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

That said, the burgers definitely came with big taste. BBBJ is owned by the same folks that own the Noisy Oyster downtown.

I went with 6 coworkers and we thoroughly enjoyed the meal. We started with onion rings and fried pickles. Each came with its own homemade sauce. Both were excellent. Among the 7 guests we tried 6 different burgers and all of the sides. Nobody left hungry or unhappy. The Saturday lunch crowd was bustling. There were no empty tables. The bottom line was we had a good lunch at a decent price. I'd go back.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“What happened? Off night?”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

After finding this gem on our last trip - we were very excited to go back and take friends. What a mistake. Service seemed lacking, several of the drinks were "out" of ingredients and then the food just was not up to expectations. We were actually embarrassed since we had bragged and talked about the food and drinks. Not sure if they got too big, too fast or just an off night.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Bedford, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Very Good But Not Great”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

After reading all the comments before my trip I had already decided to try BBBJ. It was a good hamburger but I was actually expecting more. The burger didn't even fill the entire bun (which I did find very tasteful and soft). The ff were good but again not very many. For the reviews this place gets I was expecting more, I guess.

Visited October 2012
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“Bang for your buck!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012 via mobile

Came in earlier in the week down for Southern Music festival. Stopped in based off reviews on TA. Might I say we weren't disappointed the least. Rare burger was actually rare! Very nice to see that in SC and pretty much everything is hand crafted! Great beer selection, extensive menu for everyone of shape and size. Our server Chris was the one that suggested what we ate and the temps we decided. This place Is a bargain! Thank you big Billy's you have a lifetime customer!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Summerville, South Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
“Burgers are Way Above Average”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

This restaurant grinds fresh meat daily. They also make at least some of their condiments. The atmosphere is relaxing and pleasing.

Visited August 2012
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