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Doc's Barbeque & Southern Buffet

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PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$11
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch
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Menu

STARTERS‏
Cup $1.75
Bowl $2.50
Catfish Stew
$2.95
House Tossed Salad
$5.95
Southern Fried Chicken Salad
SANDWICHES AND BASKETS
All baskets include seasoned curly fries & cole slaw.
Regular $3.95
Basket $5.55
Doc’s Sweet Blend BBQ Sandwich
Our smoked pulled pork mixed w/ Doc’s sweet blend sauce, a deep South Carolina traditional mustard & honey based BBQ sauce.
Regular $3.95
Basket $5.55
Doc’s Pepper Vinegar BBQ Sandwich
Our smoked pulled pork mixed w/ a North Carolina traditional sweet vinegar & black pepper BBQ sauce.
Regular $3.95
Basket $5.55
Southern Fried Chicken Sandwich
We pull‏ the meat right off a freshly fried Doc’s famous chicken breast.
Regular $3.95
Basket $5.55
Doc’s Fried Catfish Sandwich
A hearty helping of our famous golden catfish bites & homemade tartar sauce (buy our catfish breader by the pound).
Regular $3.95
Basket $5.55
Turkey BBQ Sandwich
Try our shredded smoked Turkey BBQ w/ either of our sweet blend, pepper vinegar or carolina garnet sauce.
Regular $3.95
Basket $5.55
Jalapeño pimento cheese $+1.00
Hand Patted Burger
Ground in-house‏ w/ a touch of smoked pork shoulder for a rich smokehouse flavor.
$8.95
Beef Brisket Sandwich
Served chopped w/ our carolina garnet sauce Texas style.
WINGS‏
$4.25
Make your order a dozen $+2.99
Wings
(6 Pieces, hot or mild) w/ blue cheese or ranch
$5.95
Make your order a dozen $+2.99
Wing Basket
(6 Pieces, hot or mild) w/ blue cheese or ranch & fries
EXTRAS
Half rack $8.99
Whole rack $15.99
Ribs
$4.25
BBQ
½ Lb
$3.95
Catfish Nuggets
$2.99
2 Piece Chicken
$2.95
Hush Puppies
Basket
$2.95
Onion Rings
Basket
$1.75
Curly Fries
$1.75
Extra Side
$0.35
Extra Dressing/Sauce
PLATES‏
All plates include 2 dinner rolls.
$7.25
1 Meat & 3 Sides
$6.50
1 Meat & 2 Sides
$6.55
4 Sides
$4.25
Child’s Plate
1Leg & 2 sides
MEATS
Doc’s Sweet Blend BBQ
Pepper Vinegar BBQ
Beef Brisket
Ribs
Fried Chicken
Fried Catfish Nuggets
Chicken Wings
Smoked Chicken
Turkey BBQ
Smoked Meat Loaf
SIDES‏
Rice
Gravy
Hash
Macaroni & Cheese
Potato Salad
Cole Slaw
Pork Skins
Baked Beans
Okra & Tomatoes
Green Beans
BUFFET
$9.95 Per person
Lunch Buffet
$5.50 Per person
Kid’s Buffet
DRINKS‏
16 Oz. $1.45
32 Oz. $1.75
Tea
16 Oz. $1.45
32 Oz. $1.75
Soft Drinks
Coke products
$1.65
Bottles
20 Oz.
DESSERTS
$1.75
Doc’s Homemade Banana Pudding
$1.75
Chocolate Cobbler
$1.75
Peach Cobbler
$1.75
Cookie
$1.75
Ice Cream
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Busy during lunch with all the local workers chowing down. Great southern BBQ. Crispy Fried Chicken and the best peach cobbler in town.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Larry R
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great buffet featuring BBQ, Fried Chicken, Fish, and country vegetables. Great food and a good value, but just don't overeat!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Keith H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Can't beat this place for home style southern BBQ. Never disappoints. Great selection, and home cooked taste.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ann V
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I had heard good reviews about this restaurant and wanted to eat there. Everything on the buffet was delicious. The fried chicken was so crisp and not greasy, the collards were tender and not overpowered by vinegar, the baked beans were sweet, the barbecue had...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Everything there was great! We had the buffet, it was all so very fresh! They are only open for lunch, but definitely worth it! We will go back!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank RoyMc1967
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Recommended so we went for lunch. Once inside we should have walked out but we were hungry so we tried the buffet. The large dining room wash shabby with a long steam table with unlabeled, unattractive food. We had to ask what some of it...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Brent M
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Folks around Columbia are almost constantly talking about Doc's. As I drove past, innumerable times, it just didn't call my name, being nestled in a largely industrial and run down part of town. After much cajoling and not paying for it myself, was talked into...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank qayaq
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

First time here. Parking lot is large and well lit. Restaurant is a well known spot for locals. Friendly service and good food. Nothing outstanding, just a good place to have a buffet lunch. Prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank CobaltConnection
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Had a family get-together, and Doc's had a nice room to reserve for the occasion. Typical bbq house - tables and booths and a buffet line. You pay up front and receive your beverage cup, then proceed to the buffet, which had a nice, but...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank fred532016
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have had lunch here several times. The staff is very nice and helpful! I find the buffet lacking in vegetable varieties for the cost. Carolina Buffet is a better option at a lower cost.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Meme107
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