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The Pig

630 Weaver Dairy Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1479
+1 919-942-1133
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (18 reviews)
“coleslaw” (16 reviews)
“hush puppies” (35 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
630 Weaver Dairy Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1479
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are from out of town and wanted some BBQ and The Pig had good reviews. The reviews weren't wrong!!! It's a small place, with a casual (do it yourself) flare. You walk up to the counter and order and then they bring you your...More

Thank naturalhealth_plexus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good selection including vegan items. Generous portions. Variety of sides and beer selections. Casual atmosphere. Outside seating. Service is efficient.

Thank dakini1969
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Can' t go wrong with good BBQ. This place has been a fixture in north side of Chapel Hill. A BBQ plate includes pork, hush puppies,slaw and more. Price is appealing. Small plate will satisfy most adults; large plate for hungry appetites. Staff friendly and...More

Thank Grayendo
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Did BBQ twice on my trip to Chapel Hill. Much preferred The Pig to The Pit (see my separate review of The Pit). The Pig has a luncheonette/fast food feel to it, with tables inside and out and seats at the bar. There's one cashier/waitress...More

Thank jxx9595
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

In town on business and was looking for some Caroline BBQ while in Chapel Hill. Chose The Pig on fellow Trip Advisor reviews and took a couple colleagues with me. We had the pulled pork, smoked chicken and brisket. Sides ranged from the Brussel sprouts,...More

Thank Ross I
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We went to The Pig with my daughter and her family, including 3 young children. It is very casual. You order at the counter and they bring your food to you. You can eat inside or out. It us not a huge place so you...More

Thank Dot13
Reviewed 11 April 2017

As I have gotten a little older, I have frankly been a little pickier with BBQ. While most BBQ places in North Carolina do a fine job with pork butt/shoulder, other items have been at times a little ambitious or disappointing. My family and I...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great food, food prices, great staff, wonderful experience. either eat in or carry out. It's all good.

Thank sadiebelle104
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Have been to The Pig a few times and it has always been very good. I think one of the best for BBQ/ brisket.

Thank jwsnp
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Visited the Pig with our family while on a college tour. I had one of the best BBQ meals I've eve had, and I have BBQ across the country. The meat was moist and really flavor filled as were the sides. I had a creative...More

Thank danielhorwitz123
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Doug W
You catered a wedding Saturday night at Snipes Farm. Best food ever at a wedding. Best beer selection. What was the Hefeweizen. I loved it.
14 October 2015|
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Response from Scotch27 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is Lonerider Shotgun Betty Hefeweizen. I'd call The Pig just to be sure. The website for the brewing company is Loneriderbeer.
Do they use any peanut oil or peanut products in anything?
16 March 2015|
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Response from Chris K | Reviewed this property |
I also do not know and would contact the restaurant to ask. Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 630 Weaver Dairy Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1479
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-942-1133
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