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Sims Barbecue

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165 W Main St, Duncan, SC 29334-9368
+1 864-439-8929
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 19:30
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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch and got there early enough to beat the busy lunch crowd. I had the large sandwich plate with their homemade fries and okra and my wife had the small plate with Cole slaw and mac and cheese. My plate had a huge amount of the pulled pork, enough for two more sandwiches at home the following... More 

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Thank IowaJim2015
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Best BBQ this side of town. I really like the onion rings. The sweet potato casserole is a little too sweet though.

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Thank CoCoYumYum
greenville, United States
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

No one was in the restaurant when we arrived we waited for our order as take out got home and items were missing, food was terrible Manager was rude when she was called

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Thank Lois J
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is one of the best BBQ spots around!! The Calabash chicken was so good and hot ! the sweet potato crunch is to Die for Omg had to go back the next day because it was so yummie! The bbq was fantastic cooked to perfection. The Owner London is so sweet and friendly!

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Thank Michelle W
Acworth, Georgia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

My friend had been talking up BBQ all day so on Saturday night I wanted to try SIms. Being in SC, I was afraid it would be the vinegar-based Carolina kind instead of the sweet KC style we love so much in Georgia. I didn't get to find out. We got caught up in a movie that didn't end until... More 

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Thank wrongtrousers
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

We just moved here and had heard great things about Sims. Both of us had BBQ pork sandwiches with coleslaw on them. Coleslaw was very good. Not really the best BBQ we have had and it was a little dry. Our sides of baked beans and fried okra were very good. Will probably go back and try other menu items.

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1 Thank Lisa M
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

this is the best BBQ in Duncan, I love the ribs and chopped chicken with the rib sauce. the sweet potato casserole is also very good.

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1 Thank 365-TracieR
Siler City, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Great southern B-Bar-Que and the fires and mac and cheese is awesome. Plenty of food and clean place to eat.

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1 Thank Catcatcher69
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Been wanting time try out Sims for a few months but they have very odd hours so they were never open when went by. I had a brisket sandwich which was very tough and very fatty. My wife and kids had chopped chicken plates. The chicken chunks were huge, dry and didn't lend themselves to staying together on the sandwich... More 

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1 Thank jsudduth
Duncan, South Carolina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

I hadn't been to Sims Barbecue for a few years following an uninspiring prior experience, but I decided to try it again today under new management and new hours (11-7:30 Monday - Saturday). The first thing I noticed was the bright flowers planted around the entrance. The place has the same rustic BBQ restaurant interior appearance with the well-worn concrete... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:30
Thursday
11:00 - 19:30
Friday
11:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 W Main St, Duncan, SC 29334-9368
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Duncan
  • Phone Number: +1 864-439-8929

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