We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Porky's Pride Smoke House

2516 Walker Chapel Rd, Fultondale, AL 35068-1579
205-849-5122
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #6 of 33 Restaurants in Fultondale
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Jul 20, 2014
Restaurant details
Write a Review

7 reviews from our community

100% Recommend
    3
    4
    0
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The food here is always good. My favorite is the chicken finger sandwich with bacon, lettuce, tomato and cheese. Also the thick sliced fried baloney sandwich is awesome. But everything is good. Always stop for lunch when I have time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Morris alabama
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013 via mobile

A hidden local jewel. I was looking for a great steak and found it!! So Juicy and delicious. The ribs are fabulous and fall off the bone. They have a bar on one end and offer a cook your own steak if you like. You can pick your thick steak and grill it on a huge indoor grill as you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

A little mom and pop place. Looked a little rough outside, but was really nice and clean inside. Large portions, super friendly. Recommended!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Louisville, KY
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012 via mobile

We saw the good reviews and decided to stop by for dinner. Wife and I were the only ones there in this small, family owned place. We each had rib platter with two sides. Ribs were large pork ribs but were very tender. They had a dry rub bur were served with a homemade BBQ sauce that was delicious. Fried... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Nashville, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

We found this joint via other TripAdvisor comments and they were right. Great local flavor. We were visiting my daughter at Birmingham Southern and staying in Fultondale. The owner took our order and treated us like family - in a good way! BBQ was really good. My daughter had the smoked sausage and it was solid, too. Good sides. It... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Athens, Alabama
Top Contributor
300 reviews 300 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
872 helpful votes 872 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

Porky's is a bit off the beaten path but well worth the short drive off I-65. The pork sandwich is delicious and loaded with pork that is tender, smoky and moist. The ribs are excellent as well and fall off the bone tender. The sides are average but good and the homemade desserts are hit and miss depending on your... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alabama
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

When talking BBQ in Birmingham, the first choice for many is Dreamland's. Porky's Pride, a small and simple joint in an outskirts of Birmingham, rivals its much better known rival. The BBQ pork ribs here are wonderful! We also had the catfish plate and the banana pudding, both of which were also outstanding. We actually preferred the simple charm of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Porky's Pride Smoke House also viewed

 

Been to Porky's Pride Smoke House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Porky's Pride Smoke House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing