Bessinger's BBQ

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Bessinger's BBQ is a restaurant located in Charleston, South Carolina at 1602 Savannah Hwy. This restaurant serves 1/3 lb. cheeseburger, single onion ring, chicken tenders, grilled chicken filet, banana pudding, steak fries, and fried chicken filet.  They also serve homemade potato salad, 1/4 lb. hot dog, dessert of the day, extra roll or bun, turkey, potato salad, and 1/3 lb. bacon cheeseburger. They are open every day of the week.

Born and raised in Charleston, S.C., as the youngest of four children, Michael Bessinger was introduced to the barbeque business at an early age. While growing up, Michael often helped his dad, Thomas Bessinger, Sr., fill bottles with the family's renowned mustard-based gold sauce. He became an official member of the Bessinger's BBQ team at 13 when his dad hired him to bus tables and do other odd jobs around the restaurant on his weekends home from Holly Hill Academy, a private school in Holly Hill, S.C.
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#149 Restaurant In Charleston
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#12 BBQ Restaurant In Charleston
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#33 Southern Restaurant In Charleston
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#3 Southern Restaurant In 29407
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