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Duke's Bar-B-Que

1298 Whitman St, Orangeburg, SC 29115-6211
+1 803-534-2916
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“hush puppies” (16 reviews)
“mac cheese” (5 reviews)
“beans” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
1298 Whitman St, Orangeburg, SC 29115-6211
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you like BBQ, Earl Dukes is the place to go. Hot BBQ, Fried Chicken, Potato Salad, Green Beans, Baked Beans, Skins and BBQ Chicken. This food id finger licking good. Low price with all you can eat food and drink.

Thank Sylvia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Dukes as we love to try BBQ. The pulled pork was dry and the sauce bottles weren;t labeled so we got a very hot and spicy sauce on our meat thinking that it was BBQ sauce. The mac and cheese was almost...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We read the reviews and decided to check it out. Fried chicken was excellent. The BBQ beans were the best I have ever had. The mac & cheese blew me away, it was soooooo good. Complimentary pitcher of sweet tea on the table. Paper plates,...More

Thank TCjoel
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Dukes has been known for years, including a spot on The Food Network several years ago. Barbeque, hash, barbequed chicken, rice, vegetables, potato salad, slaw and pickles make up the buffet. No one can ever get enough of the Original Dukes Barbeque sauce! Take some...More

Thank brennmart08
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Middle of nowhere but oh my goodness the mac and cheese was amazing! BBQ sauce was mustard based, really creamy. Pork rinds, coleslaw and beans were really great too! Didn't try the fried chicken but my husband went back three times to get more!

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 19 March 2017

It is fast, friendly, no frills food. $11.00 per adult includes tax and tea. Chicken was good. Chopped pork was fine. Mac and cheese was excellent. Hush puppies were the sweet kind closer to the cake ones. Old but clean enough place where you sit...More

Thank Star N
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I have had Duke's BBQ at other locations. This is one of the best with a buffet that not only has BBQ, but also Fried Chicken and plenty of sides. The cost for the all you can eat buffet is $11 per adult. The buffet...More

Thank Terrie J
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a local favorite and my must visit restaurant when I travel to Orangeburg. The food is always delicious. The potato salad need some work. The change in potato salad in the last year or two has gone down hill. This use to be...More

Thank AKADiamondkut15
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

What a gem! In appearance its a step up from "a hole in the wall". The food was HOT, fresh and plentiful. Everything was flavorful and prepared in traditional southern fashion with all your comfort food favorites. You cannot beat a 10 dollar buffet (drinks...More

Thank Brittany C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Dukes is a great quick in eat and out place. The buffet has a great selection of BBQ, Chicken and vegetables.

Thank LeeAndre C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1298 Whitman St, Orangeburg, SC 29115-6211
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Orangeburg
  • Phone Number: +1 803-534-2916
  • E-mail