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Pop Pop's Pit BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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About
We cook the best BBQ at the beach! If you are on vacation, read our reviews and give "the little BBQ restaurant that could" a shot!
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After reading all the great reviews my family and I had to try this place out. Unfortunately, the staff seemed rude (especially the cook) and once we ordered the food they told us a HALF HOUR LATER that the main item we wanted was no...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Quinn M
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are sorry about your experience. We had a full restaurant and were very busy. By the time we got to your order, we were out of mac and cheese. We close at 8. We make everything fresh everyday and we do run out of...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We're just lowly tourists from the North, so Pop Pop's was a little off the beaten path. But damn, was it worth it! Great BBQ, nice folks, comfortable set-up. Our son has moved to the area, and he'll definitely be going back. So will we...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Richard S
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Richard! We do our best everyday! Hope to see you guys soon! Thanks for your review!!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s not often that one goes out for dinner and enjoys every single mouthful, but this was our experience at Pop Pop’s Pit. The brisket and ribs were perfectly smoked, moist and meaty. The fried okra and mac n’ cheese were delicious. Casual place with...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank msilverwoman
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review! We do a pretty good job and are very consistent! Thanks for giving us a chance and telling everyone about your experience!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I stopped here on our way into Myrtle Beach. The staff were incredibly friendly and the BBQ was outstanding. The pulled pork and ribs have a rich Smokey flavor and a delicious sauce! The baked beans are also a new favorite! We’ve...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jen A
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks Jen! Your review is spot on and we appreciate your bbq cravings! I feel the same! Life is too short to pay for average food! See you next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was surprised at how small the restaurant was. The people working there and eating there were friendly and welcoming. The ribs were to kill for! The brisket was great. They were very busy(almost every table was full), but service was quick. We will go...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Edgar P
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks Edgar! We spend hours upon hours to make our BBQ! We do our best to keep up! Sometimes it’s challenging, but that’s what I live for! See you next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve searched high and low for the best southern BBQ in the Grand Strand and Conway area. Pop Pop’s is located in a small strip mall on 707 north of Murrell’s Inlet. You’ll know when you’ve arrived when you smell the woodsmoke of the smoker...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Norman W
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow! Thanks Norman for letting everyone know about your experiences at our restaurant! It means a lot to us! I ride a Ducati, but love all motorcycles! Almost as much as BBQ! I have 2 motorcycle tattoos, but a full sleeve dedicated to BBQ! See...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just about the best BBQ I've ever had. Not big on ambiance, but if you're hungry for dynamite brisket or pulled chicken or pork - definitely make the trip to Pop Pops.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank xzoiks
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks! We do the best with what we have! Our BBQ speaks for itself! See you soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped in and asked what they did best and she said that the brisket was the best. I said that I'd give it a try and asked if they had any horseradish and she said no. I was bummed because I always put it...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank jamesmL7538HX
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks bud! Small world huh? I used to own Jakes Steaks in Maryland! We used to cover pit beef in horseradish back there! I went to South River High School! Thanks for the kind words and Maryland pride will always bond us! See you next...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a self proclaimed Bar b que Fanatic. My longest drive just to eat @ a bar B que restraunt 120 miles. I have eaten bar B que in every state in the continental United States exept for Washington and Oregan. THIS PLACE IS...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Trinity Praise ... C
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks bud! I await the VIP invite to your grand opening! It’s a very hard, but rewarding business if you don’t cut corners and put your heart into your business everyday!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for the first time during our annual golf trip to MB. All 5 of us raved about the brisket, the St. Louis style ribs, the pulled pork bbq, and the BBQ baked beans. If you like BBQ, this is the place to visit....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank billw292
josephf744, Owner at Pop Pop's Pit BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks Bill! Yes, I have taken classes from all of the best BBQ Chef’s in the world! I learned everything I could, do I can provide the best possible product, period! I have BBQ competitions across the country! Thanks for your kind words!

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carolek362
October 10, 2018|
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Response from josephf744 | Property representative |
Yes, we will make you s proper salad if we have the ingredients. We are going to start offering them as apart of our regular menu soon. Thanks Joe
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DJW1902
July 31, 2018|
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Response from josephf744 | Property representative |
No. I do offer a vinegar and mustard sauce, but 99% of what I serve is a tomato based sauce with a good amount of vinegar. We serve our bbq wet. Thanks Joseph
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