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Palmetto Pig

530 Devine St, Columbia, SC 29201-5212
+1 803-733-2556
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana pudding” (14 reviews)
“fried chicken” (30 reviews)
“hush puppies” (15 reviews)
American, Barbecue
530 Devine St, Columbia, SC 29201-5212
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Palmetto Pig is a great place to go for lunch or pick up some good chicken and BBQ to take home. They also have really good Mac & Cheese as well! Dessert and drink is included in the price for the buffet. You won't go...More

Thank mking92185
Reviewed 2 February 2018

I was in the area for my job and a coworker (who is a local and loves this place) took me here for lunch. I thought the bbq and mac n cheese were delish.

Thank S B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The BBQ was really good, especially with the original sauce. The fried chicken and mac and cheese was yummy southern deliciousness! The hush puppies run the show! Really sweet homemade hush puppies that are obviously spoon scooped and fresh! Every table had a pitcher of...More

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

There is good pork BBQ throughout the South, but this is my favorite in my home town of Columbia, SC. It is a laid bag pig pickin' place with good pork, chicken, slaw, mac-n-cheese and 'nana puddin'. Stop by when you are in town and...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Was suggested by the staff but coming from the Deep South I was not impressed at all by the BBQ. Everything else was ok but overall it is nothing to write home about.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Took some guys here for lunch at their recommendation. They said this is one of their weekly stops. The chicken probably steals the show but the park and sauce was good too. Leave a little room for banana puddin.

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Fried chicken was great. Mac and cheese was ok. BBQ was good. Banana pudding was pretty good. Coleslaw and potato salad was very tasty.

Thank Roger O
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Classic SC BBQ joint. Buffet with all of the classics. Good Fried chicken and pork. No ribs or lemonade available

Thank Nathan O
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Palmetto Pig is one of the better barbecue joints in the Midlands of South Carolina. The pulled pork that is the star attraction here is prepared the right way and all three of the sauce selections are very good. (I’m especially fond of the mustard...More

Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Absolutely recommend for family style eating, good pulled pork great fried chicken and sweet tea. Great value and service.

Thank lindy640
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Calvert B
29 April 2017|
Response from Roger O | Reviewed this property |
I pretty sure they don't. Only fried chicken, not the feet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 530 Devine St, Columbia, SC 29201-5212
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-733-2556
Been open many years.
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