We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Porky's Roadhouse

Kings hwy Schoolhouse Plaza, Punta Gorda, FL
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (3 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Kings hwy Schoolhouse Plaza, Punta Gorda, FL
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (26)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were there on a Tuesday night. That's when they have a band and it's open mike nite! Musicians and singers get on the stage with the band. Band was surprisingly very good. It's primarily an older crowd but all ages were...More

Thank CathyLuvsVacations
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to stop and get some great food .everything we tried was awesome . Thanks for the great food and service

Reviewed 24 March 2017

We found this place by accident while waiting for Chinese takeout a few doors over. The place is what you would expect for a roadhouse BBQ. Pretty dark, nothing fancy - bar stools need a little carpentry work. However, one of the bartenders, Nancy, is...More

1  Thank Roz1112
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The food was excellent, the way BBQ should be. This is a bar with great food, not a great restaurant with a bar. I would not bring children here.

1  Thank kennethc417
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I'd like to point out something that some people seemed to have missed about Porky's Roadhouse. It is a bar, not a restaurant. There will be smokers there and quite possibly smoky. It is legal to smoke there. Having said that, I had the smoked...More

Thank gaterz
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been wanting to try this place for a while. I wanted to leave as soon as I walked in due to the smoking going on. My husband wanted to stay, so we stayed. I had chicken wings (very good), my...More

1  Thank Debra W
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Simply said t place has great food! I've had burgers, wings, beef and pork and all were spectacular. Have never had a bad meal! It really changes atmosphere at night. Loud people, loud music and lots of smoke so not good for kids after 6:00...More

1  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I'm an independent food critic currently searching for the best burger in my area. My first stop was Porky's Roadhouse. This was my first visit and I can guarantee I'll be back. My burger was perfect. Ground beef and brisket on a Kaiser roll, flanked...More

Thank Bart S
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Nothing fancy, the chow is good and you get plenty. The property is well maintained and clean. The cornbread is recommended.

Thank Roam07
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Wife and I had a late lunch there, I had the ribs and she had a BBQ salad. My rib plate had four huge ribs that were tasty but two were nice and tender and two were like leather. The sides were all pretty good....More

Thank TravelNurses2
Nearby Restaurants
Cracker Barrel
137 reviews
1.38 km away
128 reviews
.81 km away
Cracker Barrel
76 reviews
1.41 km away
106 reviews
.83 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Cultural Center
120 reviews
6.92 km away
Bayshore Live Oak Park
43 reviews
7.97 km away
Atwater Community Park
5 reviews
7.88 km away
Peace River Boat Tours
31 reviews
5.31 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
5 April 2017|
Response from Roz1112 | Reviewed this property |
We only go on Sunday afternoons when it is quiet and just regulars and locals. If he is performing there, you might have a problem with smoking. It's not bad at all when there are few people and I have asthma and can't... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kings hwy Schoolhouse Plaza, Punta Gorda, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
At the old location of Coyotes
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing