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The Brick Pig's House

5973 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1434
+1 510-923-1789
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Aug 2016
“Good, small BBQ joint owned by a Mom and Pop”
17 Jun 2016
“An old favorite that seriously disappointed”
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5973 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1434
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Brick Pig is a small BBQ place in South Berkeley that serves great brisket and ribs and some nice sides and cobbler. The couple that run it are very friendly. He works in the front and she cooks in the back.

Thank Chrisfs
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Once upon a time, there was a Texas-style barbeque hole-in-the-wall in Oakland called Doug’s, that to my taste, made the best ribs I have had here in the Bay Area. They closed too many years ago. The search for a place that was almost as...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Barry and Carolyn have the best bbq. That's saying a lot because I don't eat sauce so the meat has to be cooked to perfection. The customer service is amazing. Lots of love and great bbq.

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 23 January 2014

What a meal! Alex and Carolyn not only serve up the best bar-b-que I've ever tasted, they do it with a gracious style and homey feeling like never experienced anywhere else before. Go for the food and the conversation, then leave your note on their...More

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 30 July 2011

Authentic BBQ in homey atmosphere. The mom and pop owners are delightful and make you feel like they want the experience to not only enrich your belly but your mind as well. Worth going out of your way to find this place. Alex and Caroline...More

1  Thank CAWorldExplorer
Reviewed 15 June 2008

My son and I read about the Brick Pig's House on Yelp and decided to try it for Saturday lunch. Wow! What a find. It is the best BBQ I've had since growing up in the South as a child. The ribs and brisket were...More

1  Thank SusanASanJose_CA
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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  • Address: 5973 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1434
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-923-1789
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