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Little Pigs Barbecue

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4927 Alpine Rd, Columbia, SC 29223-4056
+1 803-788-8238
11:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Wed 11:00 - 14:00
Thu 11:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my husband and children and I must say it was some good food. I love their pulled pork and hash and rice. I diffidently will be going back for more!!!

Thank Erly27
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good little BBQ buffet. Wide selection of South Carolina BBQ buffet items. Northerns visiting need to know that SC BBQ is different than that Chicago, St. Louis, or Tx BBQ.

Thank Tony C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All you can eat country buffet. Food was delicious! Friendly staff. The food was seasoned to perfection.

Thank Patty B
150 Great Wolf Drive
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The absolute best bbq I've ever had. A+++. Everything was fresh taste and the friendliness atmosphere

Thank aafd138
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the visit! Great home cooked food in this busy little place! Supportive of the community and our military!

Thank StackhouseD
Columbia, South Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love that they have Mustard based, vinegar based, and tomato based BBQ on the buffet. They have so many good homemade side dishes, fresh made pork rinds, and tons of other type meats such as Fried chicken, BBQ chicken, fried fish, ribs, livers, gizzards, etc. I never have room for dessert, but my children love the banana pudding and... More 

Thank SCgirl1972
Columbia, South Carolina
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best BBQ in Columbia hands down. Save yourself the trouble of looking and eat here first.

Thank Mark B
Las Salinas, Nicaragua
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a buffet of Southern style BBQ. Large Variety of food to choose from. It's clean and the staff is friendly.

Thank Sassytravler95
Medina, Ohio
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First, the good. This is a buffet with a very large selection. They have ribs, fried chicken, BBQ chicken, 3 different styles of pulled pork, fish, brisket, gizzards, livers, etc. Many, many sides too. There is something for everyone. Also, the price was a reasonable $11 for all you can eat. However, because it is a buffet, it is hard... More 

Thank JamesAWOL
Waterford, New York
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stopped by Little Pigs Barbeque on our way down to Florida. We were greeted by friendly staff who promptly took our order. Since we were over 55 we got our first senior discount. $10 pp all you can eat! The food was great and there was a huge variety of bbq meats prepared with three different sauces or rubs.... More 

Thank Ilovericki

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4927 Alpine Rd, Columbia, SC 29223-4056
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-788-8238

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?