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Van's Pig Stand

320 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071
+1 405-703-3000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (43 reviews)
“curly fries” (8 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
320 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Wow, first time ever here and the BBQ was awesome, quick service and staff offered to refill drinks while we ate at our table.

Thank cmferraro
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Had bad experience a couple of years ago but decided to give it another chance. Bad choice...ribs were dry and overcooked, not meaty at all. Taste was below average. Baked beans were ok, but the potato salad was outstanding. Van's does not come close to...More

Thank dfitz101
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Recommend by friends and I'm glad it was. Good price and enough food for lunch. I ordered the burnt ends sandwich. It wasn't exactly what I thought it would be, and I won't order again, but other selections had good flavor and enough food for...More

Thank TravelingNana714
Reviewed 15 September 2017

First two visits Van's was good, it only had two major locations at the time and now they are all over the place. Maybe they lost their way during the expansion but the last two visits were much less that when I first visited Van's...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The ribs were perfect! Okra was hot and crispy! They are great people. Friendly fast service! Drive thru option is great and you won't be sorry stopping here to pick up dinner for you and the family.

Thank wkin4kids
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Their meat always tastes great no matter the kind of meat, preparation method or even the time you had to wait. They're pretty quick and even the fried okra is grand. Family atmosphere, relaxed, good eatin'!

Thank DymplzRN
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

On my annual trip to Norman OK, first stop? Vans! Did not disappoint!!! My 2yr old who's very picky ate all my sausage, I had to order more. A must eat place!

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Excellent food - service and cool lil place. You can miss driving right past this. Seems to be like an old gas station but that's the cool part. If you roll your window down you can smell the deliciousness; so park and come on in...More

Thank I664UXtinat
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Chopped brisket and ribs were the bomb!!!tasted so good. First time customer, but we will be back on our next trip through.

Thank tpmp1971
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. Pulled pork and sliced brisket are great choices. The hot BBQ sauce is a must! Good atmosphere.

Thank lhallms
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Questions & Answers
Dahnna H
4 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from VansPigStands | Property representative |
Dahnna H, Although Van's does not have a delivery service, we do have online ordering and carry out options available. Simply call 703-3000 or order online at our website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 N Porter Ave, Norman, OK 73071
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: +1 405-703-3000
  • E-mail
Founded in 1930, Van's Pig Stand is the oldest single family owned Bar-B-Q Restaurant in the state of Oklahoma. We are most famous for our Pig Sandwiches, Hickory Smoked Pork Ribs, Vanized Potatoes and our homemade deserts. Our Norman location opened in 1994. Since it has been voted best bar-b-q by the readers of the Norman Gazette. Come inside for some great food and friendly service. If you're in a hurry come though our drive by. For even faster service, call in your order 1st. We would love to accomodate you in any way we can. Please call for more information.
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