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The Steele Pig

133 S Steele St, Sanford, NC 27330-4233
+1 919-777-9963
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pork chop” (10 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
133 S Steele St, Sanford, NC 27330-4233
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

Recommended by a friend and we were not disappointed. The food was excellent as well as the staff. Comfort food prepared uniquely and with great flavors. So many delicious items on the menu it was difficult making a decision as to what to order.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 23 September 2015

One of Sanford's best kept secrets. It's small and intimate - nice place for a quiet dinner for two. Delicious Southern entrees and an impressive wine list. Reservations are recommended.

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

One of the few upscale restaurants in downtown Sanford. The food was very delicious and had a little higher price tag. I believe we got out of there for around $65 with a decent tip. We did not have any adult beverages so expect to...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Food is over rated. Very pricey for what you get. Everyone at our table was disappointed. Will not go again.

Thank lanedinkins
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I was visiting Sanford this week and stopped by here for dinner - it's been just about a year since I was last here. The menu has changed, and honestly, it took me several long minutes to figure out what I would try -- everything...More

1  Thank BVDPA
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I visited with two friends. I arrived early and decided to have a drink. The staff was fantastic, very personable and friendly. When my friends arrived, we ordered shrimp and grits for an app. One of the cooks, Danny "Grits?", told me they would be...More

2  Thank cr02655
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We went here for our 37th year anniversary and had a great time. The food was excellent and the service was just as good. Manage checked on us and they were awesome. Thank you for a great time.

Thank James K
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The restaurant is always changing their menu and keeping it fresh and exciting for example I had a smoked trout appetizer that still makes my mouth water when I think about it. The shrimp and grits were well spiced and the grits were smooth,cheesy Divine....More

Thank AlwaysBonaire
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We stopped in for dinner before a show at the Temple, for our anniversary. We had eaten there one other time and decided to give it another try. The waitress we had totally ignored us. The barbeque was flavorful but cold. So all in all...More

Thank pmm52
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Awesome Burger , shrimp and grits and banana pudding cheese cake ! Have been for dinner several times . Small but comfortable .

Thank CFI1985
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 S Steele St, Sanford, NC 27330-4233
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 919-777-9963
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