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Checkered Pig

155 Crown Dr, Danville, VA 24540-5933
+1 434-793-7447
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (19 reviews)
“hush puppies” (13 reviews)
“baked beans” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
155 Crown Dr, Danville, VA 24540-5933
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ate here for the first time tonight and the BBQ was mediocre. Really didn't have much flavor and neither did the baked beans, slaw, or fries. For the money there are much much better places to eat. The only thing I can honestly say was...More

Thank tarrington2484
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best Barbecue place In Danville to eat .I usually just eat lunch there during the week with the wife .I know the bbq nachos supreme in great and you wouldn't think it but there cheese burgers are really good to

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Virginia Bar-B-Q at it's finest. They are the same outfit out of Martinsville, VA, the Checkered Pig. They have won numerous awards for their BBQ especially the ribs. Don't forget the Banana pudding too.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

drive thru order. ordered large bbq sandwich and large brisket sandwich. the food was ok but not as good as it has been before. chopped bbq and brisket was so what dry,would have been better with their sauce. was only given 2 small containers of...More

Thank CynthiaW92
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Fast food bbq, not bad but not like the real thing. Place is clean, staff nice but basically boring food.

Thank travelertampa1
Reviewed 18 September 2017

They have amazing daily specials that are so cheap it's almost unbelievable. All the meals come with these amazing hush puppies (the best I've had), but I have to say for a BBQ joint the pulled pork was just average. The sauce on the table...More

Thank isnina02
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Checkered Pig has very good food. They serve a large Bar-B-Q. Almost too large. We usually order the child's size and it is plenty for me, and I am not known to eat light.

Thank deputy71
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Not sure how this restaurant has 4 stars. First impression was that we were bothering the guy by coming in and ordering food. (And this was not a teenager) My husband asked if Mac and cheese was homemade and he guy said yes...it even says...More

1  Thank mtnfamily2013
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Excellent food. Very friendly staff. The indoor seating is similar to an upscale fast food restaurant. Not too fancy, but what you'd expect.

Thank Brett J
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This place has very good barbeque and sides to go along with the meal. This place has a friendly staff and fast service. This is my go to local barbeque restaurant.

Thank mfoster2017
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Nearby Attractions
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5.81 km away
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6.50 km away
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3.87 km away
Dan Daniel Memorial Park
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5.48 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 Crown Dr, Danville, VA 24540-5933
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-793-7447
This is one of two restaurants owned by the same people. The other location is in Martinsville, VA. Owners have been featured on Food Network.
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