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True BBQ

1237 D Ave, West Columbia, SC 29169-6307
+1 803-791-9950
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“chopped pork” (11 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (14 reviews)
10:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
1237 D Ave, West Columbia, SC 29169-6307
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Jumped in rental car for drive to Florence. Checked Trip Advisor for recommendations on a late supper. True Barbque was close to the route and had a lot of nice things said about it. GPS took me there, would be easy to miss, simple small...More

Thank iradeannas
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Great BBQ with a wide variety of sides and very good sauces ....definitely worth a visit to West Columbia to try.

Thank DArdofSC
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and customer service very reasonable prices hefty portions great sauces. Great atmosphere they make you feel like part of their family.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Just had a late lunch here today with my husband and a cousin. It is a small, dinky place but the food was fantastic. I had the chopped pork with Mac and cheese and green beans. You get your choice of sauce for the pork...More

Thank jhhrn
Reviewed 13 August 2017

First time I asked for directions to True, my friend said to get on 12th Street and after passing Zesto's (a local landmark) follow the smell. Great advice and I found True in a minute. True is a tiny place, only about 6-7 tables, and...More

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I am here to say that if you want to get your BBQ fix, then this is the place to do it. Made fresh, grilled all the time and service too. The sauces are homemade and everything serviced with a smile, kind word, a laugh...More

Thank Cheri B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had always heard that South Carolina is the best place for True BBQ!! And we happened to be in the Columbia area on our yearly vacation, and we decided to find awesome True BBQ and we found it "True BBQ" it was by far...More

Thank Jimmy C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stopped in on a Friday evening after traveling from Charleston to a watch tennis tournament in Lexington SC. I like to start with the chopped pork, without sauce, to get a feel for a BBQ restaurant when trying it for the first time. Wow- what...More

Thank Mersejohn
Reviewed 6 June 2017

You're in South Carolina, so you need to get BBQ. And if you're going to get BBQ, you don't front- you go to the best place in town. True BBQ in West Columbia IS the best place in town. Family run, friendly and delicious. And...More

Thank farf
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I ordered the small baby back rib dinner through 256togo.com. Upon delivery, I was blown away at the meal! 4 ribs with vinegar sauce as I ordered, collard greens that were spot on, mac and cheese that was brown and crispy in spots, and a...More

Thank Jim O
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Kristina G
9 April 2016|
Response from CEpting | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They do cater! Prices are very reasonable too! They will give you enough to feed an army!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1237 D Ave, West Columbia, SC 29169-6307
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-791-9950
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