If you’re visiting Savannah, then your taste buds are in for a treat since our city features authentic Southern cuisine in many fine establishments. You can also eat great BBQ in Savannah at casual eateries like Wiley’s Championship BBQ.
Wiley McCrary began his career in the food industry as a barbecue caterer and competitor during 1983. He started catering in Atlanta and in 2005, Wiley and his wife Janet, moved to Savannah and started a new food business called Savannah BBQ & Catering. Later, the company became a restaurant named Wiley’s Championship BBQ, which opened its doors on September 12, 2008.
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In 2009 and 2010, the restaurant won the honor of “Best of the Best Barbecue Restaurants” from Savannah Magazine. For 2010 and 2011, Connect Savannah Magazine listed the barbeque establishment in its “Best BBQ” category.
Be sure to stop by Wiley’s Championship BBQ for casual dining in Savannah. The eatery’s menu offers starter options like fried pickles, onion rings, and redneck nachos along with pulled pork, chicken, and beef brisket sandwiches. If you just want to taste the restaurant’s delicious cuisine, then you can order mini pork, chicken or sausage sliders. But when you arrive to the barbeque establishment with a rumbling stomach, you can request one of Wiley’s BBQ plates. A plate order features Texas toast and two side dishes along with a meat option like pulled pork, beef brisket, or chicken. At Wiley’s, you can dine on a sampler plate to try more menu items. Also, don’t forget to place an order for Wiley’s ribs.
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The eatery’s menu includes a section called Janet’s sides, which consists of menu options like coleslaw, beans, and potato salad, along with macaroni and cheese and French fries. If you have stomach space left, then consider ordering one of Wiley’s desserts as choices include bourbon chocolate pecan pie, peach cobbler, and peanut butter pie. To make your pie even more decadent, you can order it with ice cream.
Wiley and Janet McCrary have traveled around the country for many years to compete in barbeque competitions, winning many accolades. They were State Champions in South Carolina and Fanfair Reserve Grand Champions in Nashville. They’ve even won barbeque contests in San Diego, Las Vegas, and Cape Cod.
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The couple has earned honors in many categories including ribs, brisket, and chicken. They’ve also won awards for their grits and cabbage. Therefore, when you choose to dine at Wiley’s, you’ll be eating food grilled by master barbeque champions. Wiley’s BBQ is divine and after eating there once, you are likely to return for another meal.
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