Upper King Street District
Charleston, SC 29403
Smoke BBQ, the former food truck turned chic brick-and-mortar shop, occupies a lofty and modern space on Upper King Street. Smoke brings to Charleston a new level of “elevated” barbeque cuisine.The menu represents the owners’ passion for barbeque inspired by Charleston’s local Gullah roots. The cuisine is soulful; every item is made in house with local produce and carefully sourced ingredients. The experience is completed with classic cocktails, a rotating local beer selection, and a large American whisky/ bourbon assortment.
Roland and Michael Feldman are brothers, born and raised in Charleston, SC. They grew up on the Stono River, where they developed a deep affection for the cuisine and heritage of the Low Country.As Executive Chef, Roland incorporates his fine dining background into each menu item. This allows Feldman to embrace each dish with both thoughtful and technical culinary methods. Co-owner Michael Feldman keeps a cycle of local and traveling musicians. This completes the tone of this soulful, rock &roll, blues-driven setting.
Diners will enjoy colorful menu options like The Pastrami Reuben: 16 Hour Pastrami, House Sauerkraut, Russian Dressing, Swiss on Marbled Rye or unforgettable Cuban made with Slow Smoked Pork, Home Style Ham, House Pickles, Swiss, Mojo Aioli. The wings are like no other with strong smoky notes, succulent, tender, and juicy Tender & Crispy Wings, Choice of Carolina Yellow, Sweet & Tangy Red, or Hot. Sides are a la carte and include Baked Beans made with Pintos, Homemade Bacon, Jalapeno,Hash & Grits-BBQ Hash, Geechie Boy Grits, Chedda Ale and Slaw-Red Cabbage, Green Apple, Heirloom Carrot, Candied Walnut.
Smoke BBQ is open Monday-Wednesday 11 am-11 pm, Thursday- Saturday 11 am - 2 am and Sunday 11-4 pm. Live music every weekend.