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Pig Rig BBQ

950 Yale Ave, Yale Plaza, Wallingford, CT 06492-1858
+1 203-265-0765
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (34 reviews)
“cowboy beans” (23 reviews)
“ribs” (49 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
950 Yale Ave, Yale Plaza, Wallingford, CT 06492-1858
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding "Rib PLace" ! This is a real good restaurant. Very casual and friendly. Goos owner as well ! If you go you will go back !

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Squawbrook
Reviewed November 2, 2018

From walking in the place was clean, staff was friendly and the smell to die for. The menu was easy and they did a trivia question for a free rib. The sauces are a great selection and I fell in love with the Carolina sauce....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Aimee G
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I ate ribs everyday I was in Nashville. This place was the best!! And I normally prefer BBQ sauce over rub but this was amazing!! Mac and cheese was awesome too!! Can't wait to go back!!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank lh62sc
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Driving home from Boston area to NJ and wanted better food than the customary quick stop. Found this place via TA and the reviews were 100% correct. I ordered the brisket platter which was excellent. My wife ordered the pulled pork sandwich and that was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sairb78
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

First all the staff made us feel welcome and asked if we had any questions about the menu. It was the best BBQ we have had in New England. If we drive down 91 again we will make a detour to eat here again!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank yeslovetotravel
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We have Pig Rig for our daughters graduation party. They were really easy to work with. We discussed how many people and they were right on with how much food I should order. Everyone at the party loved the pulled pork, ribs, chicken thighs and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank danaric
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This is a great BBQ place, good food and really great people. I went for lunch several times and enjoyed every bite!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank gman203
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Small little place serving really tasty barbecue and sides. Corn bread was good but the item that gets my rave is the mac and cheese with bacon. Pulled pork was spot on, good smoke flavor. was a really good meal and I walked away stuffed.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Robert M
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I Love BBQ ... almost anything meat that is in the BBQ world today! As I travel around I'm always looking for my next 'Burnt Ends' 'high'. If your into BBQ then you understand that reference, everyone else just please follow my advise and ask...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank J6565QLscottp
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Local owners! The Pulled Pork Mac & Cheese....Awesome! All of the meats are tender and delicious! Over 7 different kinds of B-B-Q Sauce!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MarciaP603
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Yes they have a few high top tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Yale Ave, Yale Plaza, Wallingford, CT 06492-1858
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-265-0765
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