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Where Pigs Fly

617 E Loockerman St, Dover, DE 19901-7415
+1 302-678-0586
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“onion loaf” (27 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
617 E Loockerman St, Dover, DE 19901-7415
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the sunbelt salad. Now why would I order a salad at a BBQ joint? I'll tell you why... This salad came covered in loads of juicy pulled chicken! It was real good. To top it off, my waitress Calli was totally awesome. Thanks...More

Thank Mike0311USMC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Over the many years that I've "visited" Dover, I have tried Where Pigs Fly and have left dissatisfied with the food every single time. Simply put, it's not good at all. The inside is very dark and the service is about as good as the...More

Thank Shelby0424
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have always enjoyed their food and never walked out hungry. Definitely get their cornbread and if you like sweet potatoes, I have never seen any that big anywhere else. And of course they have lots of BBQ choices. I generally stick to chicken, but...More

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ate lunch here. I had the baby back ribs and they appeared to have been boiled and then reheated before served. They had no taste and the sauce was average. Friend with me ordered a pork sandwich. Bun was stale and falling apart. Bun was...More

Thank Mark0076
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I've known about this place for about a dozen years so my daughters and I decided to take mom/wife for Mother's Day. We arrived around 10 of 3 pm no wait it wasn't busy.Our server was Quinncy who friendly and attentive. We ordered the large...More

Thank deacon2006
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The food was so good, the service was excellent, the prices were good and it was clean and decorated so cute..if I'm ever in Dover again I'm definitely stopping in here.

Thank Carrie W
Kelly D, Owner at Where Pigs Fly, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for choosing to dine at Where Pigs Fly. We greatly appreciate your business and that you enjoyed your food, service, the décor, and the cleanliness. Have a great day and we hope to see you soon. Thank You,

Reviewed 13 May 2017

I eat here every chance I get and am never never disappointed. In addition to phenomenal Baby Back's and St. Louis ribs, they have the best cornbread I have evert tasted.

Thank bdaday
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This restaurant is NOT FAST FOOD. You can dine in or take out. They serve the best BBQ Ribs and Chicken...It melts in your mouth. They also have a variety of sides as well.

Thank dmcwcc1
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We loved it. If we're ever in Dover Delaware again this is one place we'll eat at. Our waitress Bonnie was awesome and the place was clean inside was decorated so cute.

Thank Carrie W
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Yum!!! What great food and our 4 year old grandson even ate everything on his plate. Drover past here recently, just didn't have the time to stop in.

Thank Rhonda C
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Susan C
Is there beer on tap?
25 February 2015|
Response from Kelly D | Property representative |
Yes, we have beer on tap. We have mugs or pitchers. We have Miller Lite, Coors Light, Budweiser, Fordham Copper Ale, Yuengling,and Bud Light. We also have Coronaa, Redd Apple and Redd Strawberry Apple Ale in Bottles. Thank... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:45 - 22:00
10:45 - 22:00
10:45 - 22:00
10:45 - 22:00
10:45 - 22:00
10:45 - 00:00
10:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 E Loockerman St, Dover, DE 19901-7415
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-678-0586
  • E-mail
Where Pigs Fly will celebrate 21 years in business on April 19, 2014. Thank you to all of our customers.
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