We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Melvin's BBQ

925 Houston Northcutt Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-3448
+1 843-881-0549
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“onion rings” (58 reviews)
“brisket” (39 reviews)
“southern bbq” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
925 Houston Northcutt Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-3448
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (367)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 365 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Melvins supplu the port bbq and sides, bbq beans, cole slaw, and mac and cheese for a large family gathering. Great food. Everybody was raving about the BBQ. Great place

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wayne D
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

My family and I went here for supper. The food was good; however, it was no where near time to close. We ordered brisket. They were out. Next we chose shredded chicken, and they were out. Finally, we was going to order wings, but they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank H2354GRjoshl
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

First time here at Melvin’s BBQ and have to say we were very satisfied with everything we had. 6 ribs (big fat ribs ) dry rub style Great 6 chicken wings dry rub style Very Good Side of baked beans Great Ham hash and rice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JULIANP710
Reviewed November 9, 2018

I was trying to find someplace decent close to my hotel. Melvin's had good reviews already I gave it a try. I ordered ribs with baked beans and mac and cheese, cornbread comes with it. I was not disappointed! The food was hot and fresh,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JPag822
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was impressed with the quality of food and portions. Great ribs and pork....

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Timothy G
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Have to say I was a little disappointed being in the south I was expecting more from the bbq. Portions were very large. Cafeteria style. Don’t know if I have to go back .

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Fudsgirl
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I can't say enough great things about this place. The amount of food they give is incredible and it's amazing. Everything we had tasted great, loved their sauces too. You have to see the size of the ribs!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rm0463
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Sticky fingers was awesome. Coming from Va the waitress for friendly and very informative. She gave some good suggestions. Was on top of our drinks. Sticky Fingers is too on my food bucket list. It’s a must visit when in Mt Pleasant Sc.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marjorie J
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My son and I ate dinner here after a long day on the water. The food was very good. The prices are quite reasonable. We both got the Burnt Ends and thought that they were very good. I got the onion rings and they are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jim J
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This place is very pricey everything individually priced and the food is not that tasty the collard greens were very salted this was our first time eating at Melvin’s don’t think we’ll be returning not what we expected. Staff was super friendly, seem to be...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank devonnaleweis
Nearby HotelsSee all 27 hotels in Mount Pleasant
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Mt Pleasant-Charleston
787 reviews
.17 miles away
Red Roof Plus+ Mount Pleasant
541 reviews
.21 miles away
Extended Stay America - Charleston - Mt. Pleasant
116 reviews
.23 miles away
Clarion Inn - Mt Pleasant/Charleston
328 reviews
.29 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
731 reviews
.07 miles away
Sticky Fingers
783 reviews
.14 miles away
La Pizzeria
264 reviews
.40 miles away
Grace & Grit
165 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park
638 reviews
.82 miles away
Mount Pleasant Pier
205 reviews
.82 miles away
Patriots Point Cold War Submarine Memorial
144 reviews
.84 miles away
Cinebarre Mount Pleasant Stadium 11
226 reviews
.29 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
June 10, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Popcorn111 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I'm not sure if they have daily specials. The website doesn't show any, and they are closed on Sunday, so I couldn't call to check.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 Houston Northcutt Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-3448
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Mount Pleasant
  • Phone Number: +1 843-881-0549
  • E-mail
A South Carolina tradition since 1939, Melvin Bessinger's Bar-B-Q Restaurants are beloved and famous for our St. Louis style pork ribs, chicken and "Best BBQ in Charleston". But don't take our word for it, come on down and experience the flavor at one of two locations, in Mt. Pleasant and James Island. Thank you for your continued support, y'all!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing