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When Pigs Fly Southern BBQ

29 W Main St, Sharon, CT 06069-2012
+1 860-492-0000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pulled pork” (14 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (13 reviews)
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29 W Main St, Sharon, CT 06069-2012
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

We came across this place when we were staying at a nearby AirBnB and all things considered I liked it quite a bit. I am from the south and know good BBQ and these are my thoughts: I tried a lot of stuff off the...More

1  Thank Sarah3260
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The man working the counter was very nice. The owner and the "kid" working we also VERY nice! The collard greens were awesome! Chicken was a tad dry which is why I gave the average rating. I was torn between 3 and 4 stars. The...More

1  Thank Roberta B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Sit down to one of the few tables in this beautiful little shack. Nice and easy service; the neatest bathrooms in the state. Oh...and the ribs are great. We share a rack of them dry (without sauce...fewer calories and more subtle taste) and love the...More

Thank Jaime227
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

A little weekend getaway found us in the far reaches of CT around lunchtime so we beelined toward this BBQ place. It's adorable and inviting despite the two HUGE dogs that ran toward us as we made our way from the parking lot. The menu...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Quick and easy. Bennet does a great job! Very relaxing and comfortible eating in winter or summer. Enjoy!

Thank 510reviews
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We are fortunate to have When Pigs Fly up here in the Northwest Corner. Whether its brisket or St. Louis style ribs, the food is consistent and good. Love the sides especially the baked beans and the mac and cheese. This place will not disappoint....More

Thank Gusonit
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The staff were friendly and attentive. I had a delicious fish stew and felt comfortable being leisurely on a rainy day. If you want to eat in Sharon this is the place to go.

Thank 401julie
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Would give 4 1/2 stars if I could! We were a family of 3 tagging along with a group of 20+ hockey players in town for a tournament and the owner was gracious and friendly. The pulled pork sandwiches, were amazing, but the brisket plate...More

Thank Peppah5803
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Bennett has done an amazing job here at creating an authentic and welcoming BBQ-gumbo-southern cuisine informal bistro in the middle of the New England countryside. A warm and welcoming and tasty addition to the food scene or Inns/deli's/coffee shops... if you are in Sharon, drop...More

Thank Chris_Battersea
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This small BBQ joint in the middle of the quaint village of Sharon surprises. We have been several times now and the food and service are consistent. The BBQ is excellent, from the pulled pork and brisket to the ribs, to the beer can chicken,...More

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7 November 2016|
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Response from Millied | Reviewed this property |
I also don't remember a kids menu but I agree it's very casual place with great comfort food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 W Main St, Sharon, CT 06069-2012
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Sharon
  • Phone Number: +1 860-492-0000
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