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Shealy's Bar-B-Que House

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$$ - $$$
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340 E Columbia Ave, Leesville, SC 29070-9285
+1 803-532-8135
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Leesville, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is great, the atmosphere is like a big family dinner. Not fancy, but everyone is friendly. It's a buffet, the servers bring your drinks and always ask for pulley bones.

Thank vpcharland
North Augusta, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love my Shealy's. It's a destination many people from over 50 miles away all the way around. My family has eaten here for years. Many are no longer with us and this is such a special place in my heart. Since I told my husband I had lunch here today, he's jealous and wants take out. Oh well, I... More 

Thank Lynn B
Grovetown, Georgia
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shealy's is a fun place to go eat, the restaurant has a good character about it that makes you feel welcome and not minding in the least that you sit at long spacious tables with other folk. Our motorcycling gang went to Shealy's to try what I've heard to be a great place to eat and we were not disappointed!... More 

1 Thank Jimmy J
Columbia, South Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

I personally have been frequenting shealy's barbecue since I was six years old and I am 60 years old this year. The quality never ceases to amaze me.

1 Thank 892gregoryb
Lexington, South Carolina
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Buffet style with long tables where everyone sirs together. We like coming to eat the pulled pork, but they also have good chicken. Country style side items a salad bar & a desert bar ensures everyone gets something they like!

2 Thank Donna T
Leesville, South Carolina
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2017

About 3 or 4 years ago,My Daughter and I ate at Shealys.We were sick afterwards with nausea,indigestion and stomach cramps.We said "Not ever again".Well,the years passed and we forgot.Today we picked up take out.I ordered 6 pulleybones,quart creamed corn and quart green beans.All of that seemed safe to eat to me.By the time we got home,the box with the pulleys... More 

1 Thank Gena C
Fort Pierce, Florida
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Love this place and have for years! Love the BBQ, creamed corn, friend chicken and so much more! Definitely worth the drive from Aiken!

1 Thank kpb1969
Chicago, Illinois
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2017

You want good food and BBQ then look no further than Shealy's. Folks come from miles around and recently caught this place on Andrew Zimmern's food destinations program about the BBQ trail in the Carolina's and had to see for ourselves. Oh man is the food here is so good and such a selection on the buffet it was hard... More 

2 Thank Lisa T
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Shealy's BBQ has the best buffet in the state! You definitely need to make a trip out to the country to visit this place! You won't regret it! They also own T & S Farms which is a wedding venue that I had my daughter's wedding at. The place is gorgeous and very affordable and we served shealy's BBQ with... More 

Thank Lynn M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

A clean restaurant with awesome food. I've been coming here literally my entire life and when looking for a home to buy I put on my list of must haves....."close to shealys"... no lie....yes, it's that good!

1 Thank Lisa R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 E Columbia Ave, Leesville, SC 29070-9285
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Leesville
  • Phone Number: +1 803-532-8135

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?