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“Nice Brisket and Ribs”

Smoking Pig BBQ Company
Ranked #5 of 2,454 Restaurants in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 12 - USD 35
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Dining options: Lunch
Description: We are a casual BBQ "joint" in the traditional sense. The focus is on the food. Slow smoked meats, homemade sides, rubs, sauces and desserts. Friendly service, at home feel. Excellent beer and wine lists (no kidding). Genuine Southern BBQ. Everything made in-house. We specialize in real, slow smoked BBQ. Beef Brisket, Ribs, Chicken, Pulled Pork, Louisiana Hots, Home Made Sauces, Sides and Desserts all done in traditional Southern style. Everything is made by hand in house, and only from the finest ingredients. We use real cream, real butter for example. We buy fresh greens and trim and cook them here. Appetizers, sauces, rubs, desserts all inspired by Southern cooking. Recipes from family and friends, all without shortcuts, all designed for your dining pleasure. Our goal is to bring you delight with your experience here, both from the food, the down-home ambiance and our service. We Cater too! 25 to 5000 people.
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Got take out to bring to a friends -- the ribs, pulled pork and brisket. Along with coleslaw, greens, corn bread and baked beans. Really liked the brisket. Tasted like real Texas BBQ (Ok, not as good as in Austin, but hey, still pretty dam good.) Ribs were also very nice. Good smokey flavor! The pulled pork was the weakest of the three for me. Didn't carry as much smoke flavor as the others. Greens were quite enjoyable. All the sides were fine, what you would expect. Loved seeing the big smokers outside when parking the car. Ah, that smell....

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Very welcoming staff. Simple decor with some booths but mainly tables with simple chairs. Food was ok but not special. It was a little luke warm but was tasty. Had two glasses of white wine and bill for typical main combo was 60usd with no starters, so relatively expensive for experience. Would recommend because good bbq is hard to find outside Texas but not special.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Having never driven into the airport, I was a little leery of finding the place. Super simple and easy to get to, though! And the food! YUM! Plan to take it out, there really is very little seating. Call to make sure they're open, too.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Been multiple times great ribs and brisket, potatoes, wolf turds are the bomb, pulled pork great flavor and all the sauces are fantastic get there early they fill up fast so may be a wait

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Thank robertbE1470WR
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My family and I absolutely love this place. We have been to all three, but the hole in the wall on 4th street is our favorite. Don’t let the outside of the place fool you, it is a great smoke house.

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