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Porky's Smokehouse & Grill

62-64 Abbey Street, Bangor BT20 4JB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9145 0500
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (25 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Grill, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
62-64 Abbey Street, Bangor BT20 4JB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an absolutely fantastic meal my whole family had. I will definitely be going back very soon. The value for money was brilliant and the service even better. My daughter loved the milkshakes.

2  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate here this evening and I can honestly say its the best food we have eaten. Its a pity we didn't find this restaurant when we arrived for our weeks holidays last week because we would have not wanted to go anywhere else. They...More

2  Thank Samantha D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had birthday lunch today, food fantastic. Party of 10 and food came out perfect for everyone, absolutely no complaints, service was second to none, will definitely be back x

2  Thank Cooksgalore
Reviewed 5 days ago

After reading other reviews here, we decided to choose Porky's over other restaurants in Bangor. As part of a day out we finished our day in Bangor and needed dinner, this was one of our best meals eaten in Northern Ireland. The service was second...More

Thank Trevor_McC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was just awesome really was ribs where world class and burgers where unreal will definitely be spreading the word about this restaurant and will be back 10/10 ❤️❤️

3  Thank danieldonnan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch with family. Staff were very friendly and food was excellent. I got chicken strips and the portion size was excellent and very tasty. My children were able to eat free and didn't leave any leftovers! My little one year old was...More

1  Thank claireeliza222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here on tueday the 2 nd of August we were the second people in we had the pulled pork fitters which was amazing along with Apple cold slaw which was great to but the star of the show was the burger which was chat...More

Thank Biff3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a midweek early dinner as a family. Fairly compact inside but nice atmosphere, we were seated in a nice booth. Food lovely quality , we were all very pleased. Nice attentive friendly staff. My son adored the chicken wings, high praise indeed. Only...More

2  Thank faith1327
Porkys S, General Manager at Porky's Smokehouse & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear faith1327, We would like to thank you very much for your 5 star review. We really appreciate your kind words and so happy that your son likes our chicken wings, we have also ciabata bread in case you would like to have instead of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on Sunday 22nd July 2018 about 4oclock not many people in the place but honestly the staff r very friendly and the food was beautiful I will deffo b back.i would highly recommend this place☺☺.More

1  Thank _kathleenmck50
Porkys S, General Manager at Porky's Smokehouse & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear _kathleenmck50, We are very pleased that you had enjoyed yourself. We thank you very much for your 5 star rating. Sundays could be a bit funny sometimes it is busy from 2pm to 7pm and sometimes it is busy 5pm onwards and sometimes nicely...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Wife and I came across this hidden gem driving through Bangor, North Down. We were welcomed by Ilham, a very pleasant friendly member of staff. The menu had a great selection which made it hard to pick from. Overall the staff was pleasant and...More

1  Thank yvonneian
Porkys S, General Manager at Porky's Smokehouse & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear yvonneian, We thank you very much for coming in and trying us. We are very pleased to hear that you had a pleasant experience. Ilhan was very happy to hear your comments. You have to try other dishes as you had said and we...More

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Questions & Answers
Jenny W
26 April 2018|
Response from Porkys S | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, Early Bird menu is available from 12 noon to 6.30 pm Monday to Friday. Hope this helps. Regards Porkys
john h
23 September 2017|
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Response from Porkys S | Property representative |
Dear John, Thank you for your comments. I am sorry to hear you had a poor experience. Please could you send me more information on this to manager @ porkyssmokehouse. co.uk I look forward to hearing from... More
7 July 2017|
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Response from Porkys S | Property representative |
Hi, yes we have a gluten free menu which you can view on our website! we also have gift vouchers which are available to purchase in the restaurant!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62-64 Abbey Street, Bangor BT20 4JB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9145 0500
  • E-mail
Porkys Smokehouse & Grill is a great environment for large groups in its fabulous party atmosphere. Our family friendly surroundings provide perfect place to meet friends, celebrate those special occasions. With an amazing range of Cocktails & Craft Beers based on #GulityPleasures. Come and enjoy our mouth watering tastes of American BBQ and remember; Knifes & Forks are Always Optional at Porky's
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