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Porky's BBQ

711 W Main St, Paoli, IN 47454-1038
+1 812-723-2271
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“french stick” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
711 W Main St, Paoli, IN 47454-1038
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

My wife and I are both locals...we grew up in and have spent most of our lives living in Orange County. BBQ being perhaps our favorite cuisine, we have dined in Q-Joints all over the country. Also, because I'm an "Amateur Smoker", I probably tend...More

Thank Grant F
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Came in wanting pulled barbeque, which they offer, but service could not be slower. Maybe just this day - the bread is a problem - just a choice between hamburger bun or Texas Toast. No cornbread or any interesting bread.

Thank woodrock
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Like the layout, typically bbq joint kinda vibe. The people were all very friendly and did a great job service wise. I found the food to be reasonably priced and plentiful but the pork was a little dry for my taste. Just added a little...More

Thank mcgahat
Reviewed August 27, 2018

You can eat in two different sections inside or outside weather permitting. Plenty of choices for everyone. Great atmosphere for the area.

Thank Getaway135259
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I must say this is one of the few times I have disagreed with the other Trip Advisor reviews. We were happy to find a BBQ place only about 10 minutes from our hotel in French Lick. Super easy drive. The outside is nothing special,...More

Thank Mamaj24
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Was my birthday and my husband planned to take me to Mc Donalds on the way home from the lake. I said no way. We decided to stop here since we drove by it all the time. I had pulled pork platter and my husband...More

Thank Louie46
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We both had pulled pork. It was tender and softly smoked. Nice flavor. The sauces were sweet, tangy, sassy, and Carolina. Tangy was good. Sassy was hot and good and Carolina was a mustard sauce. All were excellent.

Thank V2885JXkevinh
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

The service was excellent and the food was very delicious. They make their own chips daily and they taste delicious. Overall, a wonderful experience!

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed July 1, 2018

The outside does NOT represent the inside. This restaurant is filled with lots of antique decor and lots of photos of famous people. Really cool, fun and family friendly. The service and food was outstanding with very reasonable prices. A must stop if in the...More

Thank Chuck L
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This place has some of the best BBQ I have had in the state. Great atmosphere and the service was very good regardless of the fact that they were extremely busy. We will definitely be back.

Thank K2Indiana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 W Main St, Paoli, IN 47454-1038
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Paoli
  • Phone Number: +1 812-723-2271
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