9 Mouthwatering BBQ Joints in the Old 96 District

The debate continues, but we maintain that South Carolina is the Birthplace of Barbecue and home of the Official Four Sauces: mustard, heavy tomato, light tomato, and vinegar. But no matter your opinion on its origins, meat-lovers can all agree that the savory taste of slow-cooked, hickory-smoked BBQ drizzled with sauce takes any get-together to […]

Summer Is Here: It’s Que Time-BarBQue That Is!

Summer is here! And, you know what that means-BarBQ! You have heard all the cute sayings, “The sauce is the boss”, “Put some south in yo’ mouth”. But in the Old 96 District, all we say is “You gotta try our Que”! Listed below are our Best of the BarBQ joints in our five-county region-just […]

Southern Food-Not Tradition But Lifestyle!

Yes, food in South Carolina is rooted deeply in tradition. But, food in the South is also a lifestyle! Some families will serve the same meal every Sunday of the month. Others find weekends are the perfect time for sharing a meal. Even Southerners by birth don’t truly understand the meaning of the traditional foods […]

Discovering Unique and Exceptional Restaurants in Old 96 District

We have a good variety of unique and exceptional restaurants in Old 96 District- let’s do a taste tour of a few. Abbeville County, SC The Village Grill uses no sulfites, preservatives, or MSG in the preparation of meals. They also support local farmers as much as possible to make use of the freshest, best quality produce. From […]