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Melvin's BBQ

925 Houston Northcutt Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-3448
+1 843-881-0549
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (52 reviews)
“brisket” (35 reviews)
“baked beans” (13 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
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925 Houston Northcutt Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-3448
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Q , original sauce is the best. Little Joe Basket my favorite. Great Wedge fries and giant Onion rings. . Top is off with some banana pudding !

Thank b0nnies30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was "OK". Pork didn't have much flavor. smothered in BBQ sauce. The worst part was after we ate I went to the restroom and had to wait because was in the the restroom. I heard a flush and the door opened right after and...More

Thank KZ214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came with coworkers for dinner on a Wednesday evening, excellent meal.....had the Rib combo with collards and mac-cheese. Trays were full of food and everything was outstanding, will definitely stop in next time I’m in town

Thank rsaunders0830
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This burger is wonderful. I dream about it. The big onion ring...the steak fries with the oh so good seasoning. I think I am going to go there now and get one.

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Having passed by this many times on our visits to Mt. Pleasant, we stopped for lunch and will be happy to do it again. Great bbq! You can put the sauce of your choice on the bbq so it becomes an individual delight for everyone....More

Thank boogieboybaxter
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Very casual, family owned 3 generations. Really amazing mild to hot sauces. Desserts were homemade too.

Thank bmccandlish61
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Whenever we are desiring some BBQ Melvin's is our go to place. Casual atmosphere and the food is always good.

Thank AnneMarie E
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Omg this BBQ is the best, nice little quit place to sit and eat after a long day, will be back next time we r in town for sure.love it, we need one here in jax fla, I have told all my friends about it...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have never travelled to CHS and missed an opportunity to have a BBQ sandwich at Melvin's or Bessinger's. (I believe they are owned by relatives.) The mustard based 'Carolina Gold' sauce is the benchmark for all the others. Treat yourself!

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I wanted the brisket but unfortunately they were out. Had the BBQ plate with baked beans and onion rings. Everything was delicious. Melvin’s has been here a long time and has many local regular customers. I like there pickle pepper bar, where you can pick...More

Thank SCTravelCouple
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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
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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!
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