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Georgia Pig

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1285 SW 40th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL
07:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 20:00
Fri 07:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I almost hate to publish this, because Georgia Pig is a 'secret local hangout' that is family run for decades. You see the pit right across the counter! All their meats are good, especially the pulled pork. I agree with the other reviews that their ribs could be better; NOT falling off the bone delicious.

Thank CocoGroveMike
Plantation, Florida
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Came here with Groupon, which was bought based on the positive reviews. Was very disappointed. Ribs were undercooked, tough and skimpy on the meat. While the bar b q sauce that was on the ribs was tasty, it was not enough. We then used the bottle of sauce that they gave us, which was obviously watered down and not up... More 

1 Thank Rod H
Hollywood, Florida
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I drive by here every day on my way to and from work, and you can smell the wood burning. I've eaten here a couple of times, and the service is great, and the food is fantastic. Pork is great, and I can't wait to try the burger next time. You can't beat the prices.

Thank hdberaro4
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great pulled pork! There once a week. Pulled beef is OK but stick with the pulled pork. Ribs were a little dry but to be fair I only tried them once The beans are good and now they even serve them every day. Cold slaw is a creamy and a little sweat and I really like it! Service is a... More 

Thank Jeff T
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We visited Georgia Pig about 10 years ago and weren't exactly excited with our experience so didn't go back, but thanks to a recent Groupon, we had incentive to give them another shot. Earlier this week, we went over about 6:30pm but they were clean outta ribs. Disappointed, we headed off for our favorite pizza joint. Yesterday we tried again... More 

Thank ButterflyGalFlorida
Plantation, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Came in at noon and they did not have any ribs till 2PM. I had a laugh about that. Must be Georgia Mule. Slow to move or cook. Left the place but if you were looking for anything but Pig you were covered. Sorry, a little humor there :)

1 Thank Greg E
Ft. Lauderdale
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Real, authentic BBQ, Brunswick Stew, etc...This place never disappoints. The help remembers you. Crowded, busy, fun atmosphere. Took one of my German friends there once, who generally complains about everything, and even he thought it was great.

Thank Westerner55
Coral Springs, Florida
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2,184 reviews
1,194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 660 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

The decor is neon signage, plaid curtains with wood paneling, I kept looking for the American Pickers (Mike & Frank). It looks old but it is clean and well maintained. And for 7am this staff is friendly. They don't serve barbecue until 11am, and I will be back for a pork platter with their mustard sauce. Its cash only, so... More 

Thank 387indy
Nashville, Indiana
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Their breakfast is amazing. Eggs and bacon were fixed exactly right. The toast was actually brought to the table fairly warm but the fried potatoes left something to be desired that a little seasoning could not cure but with everything else I could not even eat all the potatoes. The sausage was even better than the bacon. Reasonably priced and... More 

1 Thank bwcoach9
Pompano Beach, Florida
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

My youngest son kept telling me I had to go here and told his dad he had to take me here or else he didn't love me. (Inside joke) After enough frustration he had an opportunity to come down from Orlando and took me here himself today for lunch!! He ordered us the Pork Deluxe and I have to say... More 

Thank MickeyMamaw

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1285 SW 40th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: 9545874420
WONDERFUL ribs, pork sandwich. Mom and pop style place. Highly recommended! Mmm.....

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