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Pork Barrel BBQ

2312 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1320
+1 703-822-5699
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burnt ends” (10 reviews)
“pulled pork” (21 reviews)
“cornbread” (12 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2312 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1320
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our first time there we each ordered a sandwich and a salad: $24 total. On the way out we saw a sign saying order a sandwich and a salad at the bar and we would have paid $16. The guy who took our order...More

Thank ChipCarver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I are huge BBQ fans and we're always looking for our new fave BBQ restaurant. We heard of Pork Barrel from our friends and knew it must be good from their ranting and raving. J and I shared the pick 3 platter...More

Thank HaulinHalls
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My husband and I had lunch here last week and thoroughly enjoyed our meals. He had a double meat platter with 2 sides; I had the Green Acres salad topped with pulled pork and a side of potato salad. My husband had pulled pork and...More

Thank Eileen074
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The nachos, burnt ends and cucumber salad were really good, but the mac-n-cheese was a little too dry for my liking. I thought the staff was very nice and friendly. It was my first time here and we will definitely come back.

Thank pidge2294
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Sad to say that this restaurant was below average for DC barbecue area food and service. An unenthusiastic bartender told us that the place did not specialize in cocktails... okay fair enough. When we asked for recommendations on barbecue choices, again, a complete lack of...More

Thank GregsLongRide
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great pulled pork, burnt ends and white chicken chili, must try their spicy monster macaroni and cheese and cole slaw made with bell peppers. I'm getting hungry just thinking about this!

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Came here a few days ago with a group. The pulled pork sandwich is very good. The accompanying sides are okay. For people who do not eat pork, the restaurant would do better to offer fries and hamburgers also. The drink menu is limited. The...More

Thank VAChuck
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

They have burnt ends on the menu! You can get a 2 meat or 3 meat platter with 2 sides for a good price. They have a good choice of sauces (spicy and sweet are my recommendations.) if you want great BBQ not too out...More

Thank thomas B
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Fast and quick. Walk up to order and choose from various sandwiches. I did not examine menu completely as someone was ordering for me. M ig bulletin board is over order counter. Many soft drinks from the past available like Nehi, orange Crush, Creme Sodas...More

Thank Roberta F
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Went to Pork Barrel BBQ for the first time last week on a Monday evening and it was slow with only a couple of tables seated at peak dinner time. Walked into the restaurant with a total of four of us. Waited at the front...More

Thank TAG2400
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2312 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1320
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-822-5699
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