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Circle M BBQ

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345 Martin Sausage Rd, Liberty, SC 29657-9457
+1 864-375-9133
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 20:30
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Easley, Sc
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Circle M's BBQ pork is moist, a little bit spicy, & absolutely awesome. Their slaw has a vinegar base that pairs beautifully with their pork. The baked beans have sausage, pineapple tidbits & lots of other good stuff in them. The ribs & chicken have a dry rub that is different than most others, but still very good. They are... More 

Thank Kimberly J
Liberty, South Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Good food, good prices. Friendly people. Menu is a bit small and is recommended to call to separate the sampler plate....

Thank Luis M
Seneca, South Carolina, USA
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I'm not a BBQ expert but have eaten it in many States and Circle M was as good as anything I have ever had (Carolinas, Tennessee, Texas, Kansas City). My wife and I went for the first time so it was suggested that we try the "combo plate" which was a perfect selection. Pulled pork, chicken, ribs, slaw and baked... More 

Thank MIKE J
Anderson, South Carolina
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is our favorite BBQ anywhere. We've had great BBQ in NC, Texas and Mississippi; pork and beef; mustard, ketchup or vinegar. This is absolutely the best! The ribs are fantastic. I'm not crazy for the chicken because it still has the skin on it. Also, the BBQ goes great with the marinated slaw. Please give them a try. By... More 

Thank OtPot
Liberty, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

A little different compared to some of the buffet or sandwich/plate style of some other upstate barbecue restaurants. The pulled pork is the main attraction with a unique spicy blend to it. The sauce is even hotter. Also they have drumsticks that are popular with the kids.

Thank dgeorge81
Pendleton, South Carolina
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35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Small place. Nice atmosphere. Very friendly service. Ribs are to die for. Chicken quite good. Pork a bit bland for my taste. Better love vinegar; it is the base in the one BBQ sauce offered and the slaw. The pork is also marinaded in a vinegar bbq sauce. Overall a very good meal for the price.

Thank Carl G
Greenville, South Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Their smoked chicken is tender and moist, the best I've ever had. The pulled pork doesn't need any sauce because it is already mixed in. You need to like vinegar to like their pulled pork. I love the vinegar slaw. The ribs are next on my list to try. I've been here several times and have never been disappointed. The... More 

Thank Mary W
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

I love sampling ribs wherever I go so thought I'd stop in when passing down I-85. Very friendly people who took time to go over the menu with me and explained that the ribs are "true" ribs, i.e. spare ribs and not baby back ribs. Other TA reviews have described the ribs as having too much fat, and relative to... More 

Thank John P
Liberty, South Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Staff was very helpful & friendly. Clean and inviting..... a big plus for me. Family owned & operated & you can tell they take great pride in their establishment. While ordering, we mentioned that we had never eaten there before. The cashier (who I believe is the owner) made sure our plates had samples of everything. Her husband is the... More 

Thank Kimberly D
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Wow! Would sum up their food. This barbecue is different from others. Their pulled pork has a vinegar sauce already mixed in (at least it tasted that way) and not too much smoke flavor. I normally am a saucy person that loves to add barbecue sauce to my pulled pork, but their meat does not need anything added. The chicken... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Barbecue, American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Martin Sausage Rd, Liberty, SC 29657-9457
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Liberty
  • Phone Number: +1 864-375-9133

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