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Smoking Pig BBQ Company

1114 N 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112-4944
+1 408-380-4784
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wolf turds” (67 reviews)
“brisket” (109 reviews)
“burnt ends” (34 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1114 N 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112-4944
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wolf Turds are soooo GOOD The BBQ is BAD to the bone and so delicious The corn bread is UGLY.....they should dump that recipe and go with good ol fashion Jiffy. Their corn bread tastes like your eating a box of corn meal with...More

Thank Shary M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a few locations but this is by far the best. If you happen to visit, their brisket is a must and is my personal favorite. The ribs are also amazing. They have a good selection of sauces from sweet and spicy to...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a quick lunch date at the Smoking Pig BBQ , the food was great and so was the service . We hope to be back soon .

Thank Randy V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm an avid follower of TMBBQ and frequent diner at BBQ joints in Texas. When I want BBQ, this is the place I come to. I've been here over a dozen times in the past year, and have eaten here since it first opened. This...More

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like BBQ or just smoked meat, they are the best. The food is tasty and quite reasonable. I highly recommend them.

Thank touriste
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best Smoked meat and BBQ This side of the Mississippi! Choice of six delicious BBQ sauces that includes authentic South Carolina style, mustard base sauce, my favorite. Lots of things to choose from on the menu. There is excellent southern style greens and potato...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually fit in at least one visit to a BBQ restaurant when in the Valley and visited here on the recommendation of a local work colleague. It wasn’t a great start and initially thought we’d been sold a dummy when approaching down 4th Street...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm here from Texas visiting family. This BBQ was delicious. We had a Wolf Terd that was yummy. Not to spicy hot. Coming back next week for my daughters birthday.

Thank lachapman09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their site made it sound like a fun great spot to eat local bbq It reality its a dump with tough brisket but great service Food look day old In a bad neighborhood

Thank michael c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good food and selection. Creative original recipes and great sauces. Try the cornbread and the baked beans.

Thank nosedive01
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3 June 2015|
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They do catering and you can have a custom menu prepared for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
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 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 N 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112-4944
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-380-4784
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Description
We are a very casual BBQ "joint" in the traditional sense. The focus is on the food. Slow smoked meats, homemade sides, rubs, sauces and desserts. Friendly service, at home feel. Excellent beer and wine lists (no kidding). Genuine Southern BBQ. Everything made in-house. Our mission is your delight. We Cater too! 25 to 5000 people.
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