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Farm Boy's Barbecue

525 Columbia Ave, Chapin, SC 29036-8324
+1 803-345-7600
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (10 reviews)
“fried chicken” (32 reviews)
“hash” (8 reviews)
American, Barbecue
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525 Columbia Ave, Chapin, SC 29036-8324
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Used to be, great BBQ buffets dotted this area. A recent visit to Farm Boys was not the highlight we expected. The veggies were OK-most likely all from a can. The ribs were on the tough side and lacked any smoked flavor. They ran out...More

Thank dgschmidt
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I was a frequent visitor for years even when it was at its previous location. It was well worth the drive from West Columbia. It has been a year or two since I last stopped by. When returning from Spartanburg my wife suggested we stop...More

Thank Coach_Que
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Not much changes here but the meat. It is good but can only handle once every couple of months. I wish they would vary the veggies more.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent fried chicken and pork barbecue. It’s a buffet so go prepared to it. Lot of vegetables to pick from.

Thank jkenjohnson
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We were in town for grocery shopping while camping at nearby Dreher Island State Park. We decided to stop off for lunch first and chose Farm Boys. Very glad we did. We wanted to catch the catfish stew day (catch the pun here?) but missed...More

Thank 24Traveler
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We stopped on our way home from the beach. We parked in the back and walked in to find quite the crowd. We ordered pulled pork with mustard sauce and fries to go. They were very tasty. I also had the banana pudding. It was...More

Thank TheSuze12
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good selection of meats, salads, and veggies buffet style, order ahead, or carry out available Good service

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have some old and good friends in the Northern VA/Washington DC area who love SC barbecue and can't get good barbecue where they live. They love it when I show up with several pounds of the vinegar-pepper barbecue from Farm Boys' take-out window.

Thank RetiredonLakeMurray
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

So...the food here is good. It's not over the moon but it's definitely worth the price you pay. The BBQ and fried chicken are very good. Sides are average at best. Selection/variety is great. If I were rating the food alone, it's 3/5. The problem...More

1  Thank bluegrassblake
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

These guys are open three days a week. lots of a selection. One of best southern food I have ever tasted. I love their fried fish on fridays . Shrimp is delicious. All you can eat buffet. Eat in or carry out you will not...More

Thank Kalerity
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Columbia Ave, Chapin, SC 29036-8324
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Chapin
  • Phone Number: +1 803-345-7600
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