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The Smokehouse

34 Palmetto Bay Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3204
+1 843-842-4227
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (244 reviews)
“ribs” (493 reviews)
“smoked wings” (69 reviews)
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34 Palmetto Bay Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3204
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ribs are Great. The potato skins are huge. You can’t eat here and leave hungry because the portions are great. The beer is inexpensive, the wine is a good pour. The service is consistently excellent and the food prices are reasonable. A very good...More

Thank Pat G
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

The Smokehouse is a Hilton Head favorite. Located near the main entrance to Sea Pines, this joint serves outstanding BBQ at very reasonable prices, especially for the island. My wife and I had brunch there today. The $5 homemade Bloody Mary's were better than the...More

3  Thank Joe D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to Smokehouse for the prime rib. The cut was hugh, but somewhat dry and with the smoked flavor, not what i was expecting.

Thank Bennie1950
Reviewed 1 week ago

Consistently good food. Love the chili and of course the onion loaf!! Good place to watch football games on Sunday.

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Thank Janet H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband love there happy hour menu low cost for great quality food... And the smoked wings 👍🏽👍🏽👍🏽Nicole and Anastasia gave fantastic service 😆😁

Thank Ruqayyah A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant for dining once we get on the island. They have fried onion basket - DELICIOUS way to wait for food. Their pulled pork plate is always good - no chunks of fat...honest! And the Southwest chicken pasta was delicious (with...More

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

BBQis exceptional service dry good . My wife chose the smoked prime rib special and it was the best I had ever had. Remarkable flavor!

Thank WLR3d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the brisket didn't have much flavor, great barbecue sauce covered it. waitress didn't get us refills, didn't tell us the desserts until we asked. and when we said thank you, she replied "no problem"

Thank melody2angel2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable prices, good food and portions plentiful. Have bottomless mimosas for Sunday brunches for $5

Thank Bonnie Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to go on a weekend trip to Hilton Head Island. We stopped by The Smokehouse resturant to grab a bite to eat.. We were greeted by our server Scott Walker, who was on point!!!! All of our food was good...More

Thank 2006jamario
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23 May 2017|
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Response from krenault1687 | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure if they have a separate room for a large private event, but I'm sure they could answer that with a quick phone call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Palmetto Bay Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3204
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-842-4227
  • E-mail
The Smokehouse has been Hilton Head's celebrated home of wood-fired BBQ since 1999. Their baby-back ribs, pulled pork BBQ, wings and chili have amassed countless first place awards over the years. Other specialties from the BBQ pit include texas-style beef brisket, honey glazed smoked chicken, and turkey. The Smokehouse has a menu filled with many delicious items. Come try the fresh hand cut steaks, juicy burgers, sensational salads, and a wide selection Southern side dishes. Smokehouse on Palmetto Bay Road offers it fine food and friendly service in their spacious dinning room, and outdoor deck complete with fireplace. Enjoy one of their 14 ice cold drafts or cocktail while watching your favorite sporting event in their warm and inviting bar.
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