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The Pig Stand

1508 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78215-1251
+1 210-222-9923
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pork sandwich” (11 reviews)
“fried okra” (4 reviews)
“french fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Diner
1508 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78215-1251
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and i stumbled across The pig Stand last night , as we were killing time before we had to head back to St. Mary's University. We are from Houston and were in town for my daughters freshman orientation. I ordered the Fried chicken...More

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the following. Pig sandwich- great briquet with good sides. The onion rings are home safe and greatly breaded. Fried chicken - home made. It just had a long wait which they warn you about.

Thank I_Like_Cats_12
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Anemic food that left us wondering how they could hand this bland fare to a customer without feeling some guilt about it. Dry as sawdust cornbread, onion ring that looked like a road kill donut and very little variety. SAD

Thank marvandin
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Did not receive all of the items we ordered. Though advertised, I was told you need to actually REQUEST your side items. They refused to honor their advertised meal. Grubhub recommended I dispute the charges with my credit card company. I have happily done so....More

Thank mbrtsk
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Just finished eating at the Pig Stand. Experience was great we split a BBQ and cheese burger liked it so well we ordered another barbecue. The restaurant is filled with a lot of nostalgia. We had a really good time visiting with the owner Marianne....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Nostalgic diner in an older, not so nice neighborhood, but I understand this is the last Pig Stand open and it's been here about 50 years or something like that. The area doesn't seem to be unsafe, just rundown. Jukebox at each table and a...More

Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I decided to bring my mom back to a this restaurant 48 yrs later after my dad had brought her here on their honeymoon to San Antonio. So our visit was based on nostalgia and not the reviews. I will say, the place needs some...More

Thank Matting
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Had business in San Antonio, and took the opportunity to make a detour and revisit this little piece of culinary heaven. The neighborhood is changing, but the quality and taste of this SA landmark remain as high as ever. The chicken fried steak (offered in...More

Thank MomalaTX
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Save yourself a trip and don't come here. it is not what it used to be. The food fell flat and the place was just a bit dirty. It has the feel of a restaurant going down hill to the end, but is too stubborn...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Been coming here for more than 50 yrs and find the place to be every bit as good as it was "back in the day". Food is fantastic, a true jewel of nostalgia in San Antonio....for those of us that remember fondly the Butter Crust...More

Thank Debe7ing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1508 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78215-1251
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-222-9923
been in business since 1920s, used to be an old drive-inn diner
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