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Dukes BBQ

118 N Railroad Ave, Ridgeville, SC 29472-8015
+1 843-871-6507
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“hash” (8 reviews)
“pulled pork” (9 reviews)
“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
118 N Railroad Ave, Ridgeville, SC 29472-8015
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a hidden southern gem. From beginning to end, people are friendly, welcoming and attentive. This is a very down to earth, unassuming place. The kind you crave for when you’ve been on a road trip for a while. They have the BEST...More

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch today. Although it is a buffet, they were willing to do a sandwich and side for us. The BBQ and side were WONDERFUL. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!

Thank Charles N
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This place was filthy the kitchen had trash all over the floor. The trash cans were overflowing with Styrofoam plates and plastic ware. I would never eat here again. The staff were absolutely rude as well as most of the people in line waiting to...More

Thank Angie D
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The food is amazing here. The fried chicken is the best. I travel around the U.S. and this is the best BBQ.

Thank Juan V
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

So we are driving from Florida to North Carolina and we stop at Dukes after seeing a sign for this BBQ place. Well one could call this as down-home southern as can be. Old tables, furniture etc and when we walk in everyone turns to...More

Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Best BBQ on the east coast. I have been traveling with my family the last 20 years and we always make it a point to stop at Dukes.

Thank S9616UTjuanv
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Dukes in Ridgeville is similar to the other Dukes BBQ, they have very good BBQ, hash and a good selection of vegetables. It is buffet style, all you can eat. But to me the big difference is the great fried chicken. It is cooked...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a local BBQ place. Its open like three days a week and they only take cash (ATM inside). The good news is this is decent BBQ, incredible fried chicken - its a buffet - and its $10!!!! Scoops and scoops of pulled pork...More

Thank 962anthonyp
Reviewed 15 July 2017

All food is fresh and served buffet style. They have several sauces to choose from. The fried chicken is rolled by hand and fried in an black iron pot. The pork BBQ and Cole slaw are good. They also serve a variety of local favorites...More

1  Thank HWalker80
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

They are closed this weekend for vacation! Will be open again next weekend with regular hours! Fri-Sun

Thank Travis G
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Response from Nancy C | Reviewed this property |
I have eaten there for over 35 years
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 7
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 N Railroad Ave, Ridgeville, SC 29472-8015
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Ridgeville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-871-6507
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