We stopped by for a 2nd in two weeks in order to fix some cravings before going back to Australia and we weren’t disappointed. Burnt ends and the baked beans were also of note.
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What did San Jose do to deserve an authentic family-owned Michelin recommended down home BBQ place? This is located near the airport and the soccer stadium. It counts members of the 49ers and the San Jose soccer team as loyal customers. You'll occasionally find a...More
Authentic BBQ are not easy to find. Here's one. Simple seating. Full parking lot is always a good sign. I chose a 3-meat combo. The ribs were good, but not fantastic. Burnt ends very delicious tender and jucy. Brisket was absolutely fantastic, exactly as it...More
I am originally from tennessee, so I am a bit picky about my bbq. Because of that, I can't stand most places which claim to be "homemade" but are simply chains churning out mass produced food. Smoking Pig is not that at all. The Wolf...More
I've been to this newest of the Smoking Pig BBQ locations several times now, and it never disappoints. I've had most of their menus between all 3 of their restaurants, but the burnt ends are my absolute favorite thing. It's the best BBQ I've found...More
We've eaten at the Fremont location several times, so we stopped here for lunch. It's in the shopping center next to Avaya Stadium. The food was very good--Sampler Plate, Stew and Nachos. Everything was tasty, the service was very good. Our server, Mike, was friendly,...More
This is a great family owned bbq restaurant. My favorite is the ribs, Mac and cheese, and the greens! The brisket is tender and smoked perfectly. They have a full bar with lots of fantastic craft beers, most of which are local. The staff is...More
If you're in the area of Avaya stadium and Coleman Ave. , There is good bbq available in small family restaurant . The Smoking Pig shows it means BUSINESS with its two big smokers in business's rear. The menu is straightforward. Genne ,my server, is...More
Hey, thanks for the great review, David! We've just opened the location and still working out the kinks, so it's especially great to get such good feedback so early on. Hope we see you again soon.
Ok when I go to a barbecue place I expect to see some ribs on the menu except when I am in North Carolina. A very nice young lady told us when we entered what was not on the menu. The food and the service...More
Hi AV, Thanks for your review. I noticed you visited in October. We had only been open one week at that time, in this location. We had signs and probably should have better explained upon your ordering that we were doing a 'soft opening' with...More