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Porky's Smokehouse and Grill

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504 E Carolanne Blvd, Marshall, TX 75672-7700
+1 903-927-2144
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Found this place while I was trying to find Applebee's to grab a bite. Nice little place. Not a lot of people in there and they could tell right away I wasn't from the area. Reasonably priced items on the menu, friendly staff and worth a trip if you're in the area.

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1 Thank shil88
Lafayette, Louisiana
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I grew up right across the street from this place. The original owner, Mr. Neely, was a neat old gentleman and very kind to me. When he sold it I worried that it would not be the same. Thankfully I was wrong. There were even some improvements. The barbecue is really good and the sauce is excellent. I'm not a... More 

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1 Thank R L
Marshall, Texas
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is an old time family place which is consistently good with large, well prepared portions. The service is good. Take out can be slow with only one lane pick up. I have never had a bad meal here. No alcohol. Not fancy. Very clean. Good rest rooms. I wish they were open on Sunday.

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1 Thank Major M
Marshall, Texas
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98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

If you like southern food like fried catfish and pulled pork sandwiches, then I highly recommend this place. They'll even cook your fish special (want it extra done? thinner slices?) Prices are reasonable. The fountain Pepsi is some of the best I've had. The meat-stuffed baked potatoes are good, but a bit on the small side and expensive for what... More 

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1 Thank LetsGoAway70
Waskom, Texas
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Porky's is a home town owner business with a friendly staff. The food is always served hot and fresh and there's plenty of it. Just remember, if you order the one fish filet plate you get two large filets! (A filet from both sides of the fish, they say)! A great place for lunch of dinner alone, with family, or... More 

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1 Thank BJ903
Garland, Texas
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228 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The sausage is pretty good. Potato salad is real good. Beans just ok. Okra is pretty good. Place was clean with friendly service & decent prices so all-in-all, it's a decent place to eat.

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Thank Kenneth R
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I trusted other reviews and chose the fried catfish rather than BBQ, and wasn't disappointed! A hefty serving, with great sides, served quickly and kindly.

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1 Thank M9876789
Marshall, Texas
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118 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Porky's is really come-as-you-are down home. The delicious Porky Pig is addictive! It's a ground pork barbeque sandwich that is irresistible. Also, Porky's fried fish is mouth watering! Really different, because of the special breading; I haven't found anything like it, and it is very popular - no wonder! By the way, the french fries are also delicious.

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Thank keepmovin63
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Was recommend by a local person from Marshal Texas. She said best catfish in town. Was a huge plate of food for the price and couldn't eat it all. Service okay. Clean place. Old building. Throw away plates and utensils. Styrofoam glasses. We had the catfish and I thought it was too salty. My wife got very sick later as... More 

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1 Thank Ronnie S
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

My family lives in Marshall and got a big order of catfish for dinner. The best catfish I'd ever had! The breading is seasoned so deliciously! Yum! I liked the hushpuppies too! I'm told the BBQ it's not as good. It's really just best to stick too catfish.

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Thank Maryanne S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 E Carolanne Blvd, Marshall, TX 75672-7700
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marshall
  • Phone Number: +1 903-927-2144

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?