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Pigs R Us

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1014 Liberty St, Martinsville, VA 24112-1302
+1 276-632-1161
11:00 - 20:30
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Pigs R Us never disapoints! Always consistent and delicious! If you haven't tried it you need to try it! If you like ribs or BBQ you'll love Pigs R Us!

Thank Foodcritichgtv
Martinsville, Virginia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

You won't find better BBQ anywhere!!! Locals and NASCAR fans from all over the country who attend Martinsville Speedway races love this restaurant!

Thank LKBee
Charleston, South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Ribs are very good as well as the BBQ. Homade banana pudding is delicious. Will be eating there again tomorrow night. October 2016. Eat here each time we come to Marntinvulle.

Thank Bill W
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

The food isn't quite as good as it used to be, but Pigs serves large portions of excellent BBQ and has good additional offerings. The service is fine, and the place is honest and unpretentious.

Thank Fatherandson
Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Driving through Virginia and found this great BBQ joint on TripAdvisor. Hit the spot! I'm from St. Louis so I know BBQ. We had the champion platter so we could have a variety of meats and ribs....the hush puppies came with that and they were the best I've ever had!

1 Thank LPMiller
Burlington, North Carolina
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Good Stuff! They even have chicken BBQ and turkey for healthier choices. Great onion rings and always good service.

Thank Duke T
Martinsville, Virginia
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We have visited Pigs R Us many times over the years. I will say the service level and wait staff has definitely improved over the years. The BBQ is the best in town and they keep a variety of house sauces on the table so you can choose what you like. I tried BBQ nachos supreme or the first time... More 

Thank fromMartinsvilleVa
Martinsville, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Stop in mid afternoon for bar b q chicken. Server was very friendly and fast service. The chicken and sides were not hot enough and was dried out. Must have been setting a while. Tea was good.

Thank mels220
Collinsville, Virginia
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Pigs R Us, now known as The Checkered Pig, has the best barbeque, ribs, and sides in Virginia, They have been featured on the Food Chanel and have won many awards! You can't go wrong. It's all good!

Thank Brenda H
Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Went on a Sunday.....CLOSED! Made it the next day, got a half slab with sauce on the side. All I can sat is, I like ribs without sauce, and these were excellent! I'm mad, I should have gotten one of those T shirts!

2 Thank BYGDAWG3758

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1014 Liberty St, Martinsville, VA 24112-1302
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Henry County  >  Martinsville
  • Phone Number: +1 276-632-1161

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