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Smokey Pig Bar-B-Q

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2520 Louisville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101-7136
+1 270-781-1712
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Tue - Sat 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my second trip to the Smoky Pig and it was a consistent visit. Really good food that's well priced. The people are friendly as well. It's worth a stop for quick food.

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Thank Jennifer H
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I ordered the chopped bbq sandwich and it was amazing along with some baby red mashed potatoes. Very delicious!

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Thank Ciara J
Bowling Green, United States
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Smokey Pig is about authentic barbecue. People don't go there for the atmosphere. Go there for the food. The pork steak double dipped is delightful if you like a little heat. The vinegar slaw is great, too.

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Thank Robert A
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a southerner. I like my meat straight to the grill. They boil their ribs first. Very exspensive. And food is not that tasty all all..

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Thank Kim G
Chesterton, Indiana
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73 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Loved this place! Can't say enough about how delicious the food was. We knew it was a winner before we ever got out of the car because the smoke aroma wafted in the car and there were a lot of cars here. It's obviously a local spot. Counter service, just a little line, but it moved quickly, and so worth... More 

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Thank MCA2241
Peachtree City, Georgia
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Moved here to work at Magna and I was in love with the shoulder plate! It's cut thin to give it an amazing full flavor and the Mac and Cheese is to die for! I go here twice a week now and could go more but co-workers can't hang!! Love the smell of hickory when you pull into the parking... More 

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Thank csnider69
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

Small and quaint. Smoked on site. Some of the best slaw. Huge BBQ sandwiches. Grandkids love the chicken legs.

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Thank Deronda L
Russellville, Kentucky
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63 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

This Monroe style BBQ is delicious. The pork shoulder is cut thin to give a big flavor. My favorite way is dipped with sauce on the side. The mashed potatoes are excellent and the mac and cheese is country style.

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Thank ronsoncelrod
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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189 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

Pulled pork with hot sauce. I could eat it all day. Creamy mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, baked beans, and potato salad. Loved it all. We had it brought in for a company function, and I couldn't stop eating!

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Thank foxsocks
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here with my family on our way through bowling green. Lots of local people were eating here and had recommended it to us. The service wasn't great, and the food was sub par. Although it was an interesting local BBQ joint, it was really nothing special.

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Thank OShuttleworth

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2520 Louisville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101-7136
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bowling Green
  • Phone Number: +1 270-781-1712

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?