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Pigman's Bar-B-Que

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1606 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8921
+1 252-441-6803
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North Carolina
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There's plenty of variety on this menu (pork, beef, chicken, turkey and seafood)! Our order was Stew and Que and a Jumbo Beef Sandwich. Lots of meat on the sandwiches (sauce on the table) and the Brunswick Stew was great. Fast and friendly service, it was definitely a great buy for the price.

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Thank Amy B
Merritt Island, Florida
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125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly service, good BBQ. We liked the beef plate a little better than the pork plate. Beans were okay. Good Cole slaw.

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Thank kfl51
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182 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good BBQ. Great fries. Good sides. A bit expensive for the quality. Definitely a great place to stop for lunch when headed South.

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Thank Bill B
nc
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told by a local this place has the best BBQ... nope.. the bbq was fair at best and greasy..the ribs were just horrible in taste, preparation and appearance. will not go back or recommend other then the brunswick stew..maybe i'll bring some to them next time to taste real BBQ

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Thank finelaub
Waynesboro, Virginia
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We kept passing this place, looking for another recommended restaurant. We were fools. This place has a very tasty selection of barbecued meats. The table sauces are really good, too!

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Thank Amy L
Pigman1985, Manager at Pigman's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Thank you Amy for your kind words! We appreciate your business and hope you will come back to see us again soon! Travel safe! Love, The Pigman More 

Northern Virginia, Virginia
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96 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Located centrally in OBX at Kill Devil’s Hill, right off of the main drag in OBX, it meets the criteria listed by a successful realtor, in that it has three great things going, location, location, location. For my first visit to OBX, I wanted to try authentic North Carolina BBQ – well, I did, and I will be looking for... More 

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Thank nakamark
Pigman1985, Manager at Pigman's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Hi Nakamark! Thank you for visiting Pigman's BBQ during your last OBX visit! Please let us know when you are back in the area - want to make sure you have the best BBQ experience Pigman's has to offer! Safe travels! Love, Pigman More 

Newport News, Virginia
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91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Use the Honey Butter with the hush puppies! Haven't tried any thing but BBQ (pork), cuz I know it will be good! Friends enjoy Pigman almost as much as I do...

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Thank Greenakrz
Pigman1985, Manager at Pigman's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Hi Greenakrz! We will have your hush puppies ready for you on your next visit! Please come see us again soon!!! Love, Pigman More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We come to Pigman's every single year when we visit OBX. Always delicious sauces and great food. I ordered their pulled pork sandwich boat. It came with fresh medium thickness crispy fries, amazing hush puppies, and small side of coleslaw (I believe for possibly putting on your sandwich). I don't eat a large amount and usually bring home a box... More 

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Thank Kyle M
Pigman1985, Manager at Pigman's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Hi Kyle! Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to your next visit! Love, Pigman More 

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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179 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The food here is Eastern Carolina at its best. A few different sauce styles and the hush puppies are great. Overall solid BBQ compared to the greats across the state.

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Thank Wolfpacker88888
Pigman1985, Manager at Pigman's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Thank you Wolfpacker! We appreciate your business and hope you come back to see us again soon!!! Love, Pigman More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Very good service, good sauce and good sauce. We had gotten to the beach later than we thought and it was a great quiet place to stop and rest. The rustic decor was a good touch as well.

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Thank reedm28
Pigman1985, Manager at Pigman's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Thank you Reedm28 for your kind words! We hope you come back to see us again soon! We will be here waiting for you! Love, Pigman More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1606 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8921
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-6803
Description
Pigman's Bar-B-Que is the premiere barbeque restaurant on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. For over 16 years, we have been serving up 'Que to tourists and locals alike. We have won multiple awards including "Best of the Beach" in the BBQ category in 2012 and BBQ Showdown OBX "Best Ribs" in 2013! We offer many varieties of BBQ with signature sauces to go along with it! We have all the fixings you can imagine and we also do catering.At Pigman’s Bar-B-Que, we take all the necessary steps to make our BBQ unique as well. For example, all of our signature BBQ’s are cooked on site by smoking. We cook this way for two reasons: To cook the meat slowly to retain the natural juices, and infuse it with oak flavor. Then we add our signature sauces, thus creating BBQ. Every BBQ option we sell is hand-crafted, and has some sort of vinegar-based sauce added to them. Although our vinegar-based BBQ options are delicious, we have discovered that there are many different palates out there to please. As a result, a few of our BBQ options have ketchup and an additional blend of proprietary spices to give our customers a “tomato based” option, also known as “ketchup based”.

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