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Kelly's Barbeque

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10475 Highway 78 E, Summerville, SC 29483-8704
843-871-3050
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hendersonville
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pulled into Kelly's for a Friday evening meal. No one greeted us, nor was there any explanation as to the buffet process; not the clearest system to follow. Very disappointed to see styrofoam everything! The food was either cold when it shouldn't have been or so over cooked it was mush. Best thing of the entire meal was the strawberries... More 

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Thank Frederick H
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

$15 per person for really low quality food. We visited at the start of dinner time on a Friday. We expected to have fresh great tasting food. What we got was poor quality very over cooked food The Beef Brisket was horribly overncooked dried out and tough. The baked beans so over cooked they had no structure it was like... More 

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Thank Cronic1
North Charleston, United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took family from out of town for a great dinner at Kelly's. It is a buffet so there is no wait, lots of food and always good. Had three small children and there was plenty of variety for all. Great place to take a large crowd or just the two of ya.

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Thank Stephen B
Charleston, SC
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and friends love to eat at Kelly's Barbeque! It is a wonderful Barbeque buffet! They have great Barbeque, excellent fried chicken, and lots of wonderful sides! The staff are friendly and helpful! We have been coming here for years and we always leave full and satisfied!

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Thank charleston_sc_native
Summerville, SC
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271 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not been for a while, so I decided to try it out and see if anything has changed. Fortunately, it has not. The location on 78 is convenient for both Summerville and North Charleston customers, which is why it has a good crowd on weekend days, but not very long lines. The "veggies" taste homemade and are always... More 

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Thank alocalSummervilleSC
Charlotte, North Carolina
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great welcoming environment. Appropriately heated buffet. Excellent brisket! The only disappointment was the absence of ribs on the bar. However, it is a decent local bbq restaurant.

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Thank DoctorNurse2017
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

The food never disappoints. The staff doesn't really seem happy nor friendly most times, but being a buffet style restaurant, that isn't as important I guess. We go in often, keep our head down, fill our plates, and chow down!! The sauces are my favorite in the lowcountry, and I'd love that cornbread recipe!

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Thank Karen P
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Kelly twice before and the food was really good. Not this time. I couldn't put enough salt and butter on the corn on the cob to make it taste good. The greens were also bland. The bbq was ok. The best thing my husband said was the fish and I don't eat fish. The strawberries were... More 

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Thank 214dolphins
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We used Kelly's to cater our wedding in downtown Charleston. They were professional, friendly, and very affordable. Not to mention DELICIOUS! Highly recommend the mac and cheese and pulled pork! After everyone was done eating, they packed up all of our left overs, labeled them, and placed them in the refrigerator for us.

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Thank jennaharris87
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Whether you live in the area or outside you've got to try this Buffet. The price is ok but the quality of food is excellent. The barbecue comes with a variety of sauces whether you want hot or mild. Vegetables slaw, pickled beans macaroni cheese you name it if it goes with BBQ they have it. They even have ice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10475 Highway 78 E, Summerville, SC 29483-8704
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: 843-871-3050

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