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Paulie's Pig Out

7376 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Afton, VA 22920-3101
434-361-2001
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Ranked #4 of 5 restaurants in Afton
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Jul 9, 2014
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Lynchburg, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Paulie’s Pig Out is a great little place! My husband and I went there for the first time last week and I’m so glad we did. It’s mainly a take-out place, but there is one table on the inside and two picnic tables on the outside (although an umbrella or other means of shade would make them much more inviting).The... More

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glenwood, nj
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34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Loved Paulie's Pig Out! My husband had the pulled pork meal with baked beans and cole slaw. So good. My daughter had a half rack of ribs with dry rub. Delicious! I had the smoked chicken sandwich with homemade sides of potato salad and Mac and cheese. Awesome! Hope we get to go back again. Paulie greeted us as soon... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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159 reviews 159 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Barbeque, like pizza, is ubiquitous, and what is "great" to one may easily be just OK to another. If you travel much -- like outside Nelson County, VA -- Paulie's is just NOt great. Sorry. Good, absolutely. The barbeque is sufficiently moist and the sauce tasty, though not especially distinctive. Fact is, their "signature sauce", if that is what it... More

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Mebane, North Carolina
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70 reviews 70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

If you are looking for elegant ambiance, extensive wine list, and soft music while you dine, then put the pedal to the metal and keep on down the road, 'cause you won't get it here. Although the view isn't bad if you sit outside (the only place there is to sit...) and enjoy the hills around the Rockfish Valley. And... More

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Yorktown, Virginia, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Designed for take out they do have 1 table and 2 chairs and that was all we needed. We both got the BBQ platter which was a BBQ sandwich with a mound of pulled pork BBQ that was delicious. I got the baked beans which were great. The cole slaw was teriffic as well. This place is easy to miss... More

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Whitetop, Virginia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Frankly, we were on our way to another BBQ place in the Rockfish Valley outside of Afton, VA. We drove by Paulie's and decided to try it - we'd already been to the other place several times over the past few years. What a GREAT decision. The smell tickles your nose the moment you open your car door. Why? Their... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

Inspiring BBQ. Take out or eat at picnic table. Ribs nicely smoky. This same week I ate at Jakes in Nashville. This is better. Top notch.

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Dahlonega, Georgia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Drive down Rockfish Valley Highway and the smell of Paulie's Pig Out should stop you. Great BBQ for takeout. No eat-in facilities (unless you count a small table where folk wait for their takeout. Large portions, great ribs and chicken (and gizzards too for the country purists).

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Nellysford, VA
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133 reviews 133 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Just try to drive by, I dare you. One whiff of how good the food smells and you will pull over. The mac and cheese is fabulous and whatever they put on the fries is fabulous. I am not a fan of chicken, but they do it right. The pork is equally fabulous. Look on the Dept. of Health website... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Taking roadside BBQ to an all new level...the smoker is at the side of the road of this small dining spot...not much room on the inside so plan a picnic style lunch...BBQ, Ribs, Chicken....all very good and smells even better....

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