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The Pig Stand

1508 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78215-1251
+1 210-222-9923
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“pork” (8 reviews)
“sandwich” (9 reviews)
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American, Diner
1508 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78215-1251
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always seen this place off i35 and 281 overpass and finally stopped in to check it out. It is an old diner from 1921 with lots of history. Had the pig sandwich plate. Pork was good and the sauce was somewhat tart with vinegar. The...More

Thank surfinbird81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When moved to San Antonio. We did not know the city well and stayed in a Motel near downtown. Being a fan of a good breakfast, I asked the locals where I could get a good, good solid breakfast. All of them guided us to...More

Thank Gabriel L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

OMG this was terrible. Bathroom smelled soooo bad. Had to hold my nose. Health Dept really needs to come check this dump out. Ordered hamburger and fries. Could not eat it. Mayo and mustard in those little packets. Meat did not taste like meat. Fries...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

From the outside you’d never expect to find the quality of food that we experienced at The Pig Stand. For all intents and purposes it’s a diner that’s gone to seed. My wife and I went there because it’s one of the oldest restaurant in...More

Thank chesterk2016
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch. Had a chicken fried steak, with gravy. Was very good. Green beans, that were outstanding, had onions and real bacon in them. With it had beef vegetable soup, it was off the hook. Imagine putting real beef, and vegetables in the soup!...More

Thank fubarboss
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is an old style drive-in. In fact, it's one of the first in the country. Mainly attracts old timers who have been coming for decades and residents of surrounding area. It has booths with juke box stations and a soda fountain type counter. This...More

Thank Texwebs
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Like the feel of a diner, the booths with juke boxes at each one, home cooked food and regular people? Then The Pig Stand Diner is the place to be. Order your favorite burger platter or in my case my favorite dish of Liver and...More

Thank diner1000
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and the parking lot only had a few car. This should of been a red flag. Went to a booth and were given menus, before we could decide what to eat a roach ran across our table. Didn't even order, we just...More

1  Thank Nosaj1965
Reviewed 17 June 2017

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

1  Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 12 June 2017 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.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
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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