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Q on Bay

822 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5566
+1 843-524-7771
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (60 reviews)
“egg rolls” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
822 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5566
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice place on Bay street in the heart of old Beaufort. We actually came in on the bay side--so it took a minute or two to find the hostess for seating. Ended up indoors, although they have a nice outdoor area under cover (with a...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed yesterday

Great old building and large covered patio. Everything we tried was very good, the BBQ was spot on and the sides were tasty. Service was fast and pleasant. Probably deserves a 4.5/5.

Thank Jay C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With over 30 craft beers on tap, Q On Bay has by far the largest selection in the area that we've seen. The food was all really good but nothing was super impressive. We had the buffalo chicken dip, fish tacos, wings, brisket, pulled pork,...More

Thank LuckyClover11
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I attended a work function that was held at Q on Bay. It was on there back patio over looking the water. We had a great time! The waiter's & waitress were fantastic and food was exceptional. I would definitely go back with my family...More

Thank P C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visit this restaurant whenever we visit the Beaufort main town area. It's really good food and the menu is varied. Enjoy the rustic ambience and friendly wait staff. Busy place later in the day. I highly recommend trying this place on your visit to...More

Thank Doris D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great view, excellent BBQ. Meat is clean and good. Would recommend as best Beaufort downtown dinning

Thank 830dougf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another favorite place when we visit Beaufort. Sit on the patio, and enjoy the view of the river. BBQ and sweet tea, my favorite when I'm there.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited at lunchtime on a Thursday after a morning round of golf. Perfect venue for two hungry (and a little bit sweaty) people. We sat out on the deck and enjoyed the water view while eating some of the best BBQ I've ever had....More

Thank Lcorba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So, let's just say we were on our way back to our apartment and decided to have one last drink. Upon entrance, Collin greeted us with a very inviting welcome. He could tell we were interested in the craft brews on draft and offered to...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for lunch at 1:15. The entrance was dingy, dark, not particularly clean or attractive. We were seated in the back. Our waitress was reasonably prompt in taking our drink order, but everything fell apart after that. It took 40 minutes to bring our...More

Thank Formanf
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs welcome on the patio?
10 April 2017|
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Response from Debbi N | Reviewed this property |
yes they are sorry for taking so long. Dogs are welcome on most outdoor patio in Beaufort
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 822 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5566
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-524-7771
  • E-mail
Phone: 843-525-7771