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Little Pigs Bar-B-Q

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N5053 U.S 45, Watersmeet, MI
+1 906-358-0441
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Michigan's Upper Peninsula
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Am local and drove by this place many times before stopping in for the first time last year. Now I'm a Little Pigs addict, can't get enough. Elizabeth and Bob have been serving their own smoked meats from a roadside trailer set up in their front yard for many years. Bob - who is from the deep South - puts... More 

Thank NorthwoodsRyma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Owner is from KC and offer a great pulled pork sandwich and rib tips. It is a road side trailer in front of their house that you don't want to miss.

Thank Dan L
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

Not anything else like this anywhere for miles. The BBQ was very nice, the sides were ok, not bad. I was very happy to see something like this instead of the normal 'up north' offerings which aren't the most inspired. Very nice folks offering good food in a different setting that made for a very fun experience.

Thank Tomatoman66
Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

In the area, we stopped here to grab a sandwich. The pork was delicious! The owners are very nice and plan to stay open this winter, so if you're in the area stop by for some wonderful food that you rarely find in this neck of the woods.

Thank FLWfan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Great food. Nice little road side stop. No frills, but who needs them anyway? Pulled pork was delicious! Side dishes seemed like nothing other than that from a grocery store deli, but I could he wrong. So, if you are contemplating a smaller portion of meat to save room for sides, get more meat instead....

Thank Kilk0009
Minocqua, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

It's hard to find anything other than good fish fry in this area of the country, so when you see a place with good reviews for BBQ, you need to stop and check it out. Just south of the casino in Watersmeet, MI, on the left hand side of 45, there are signs sitting outside of a white house that... More 

Thank K L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

Bob & Elizabeth showed our family what southern food and Wisconsin hospitality Should be like. Amazing couple. Even more amazing food. We sampled the rib tips and pork sammys and they were amazing. If the ribs hadn't sold out by our arrival we would have bought some to go!

2 Thank GBFamof5
Atlantic Mine, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

This is a no-frills eating stop but never use that as you're guide to great BBQ. Even if you just ate you owe it to yourself to stop here and try their ribs or rib ends. Grab some for later too. This is a rare find for those who know good BBQ. Little Pigs knows their smoke!! Hard to find... More 

2 Thank Chris S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2013

You wanna meet Bobby and Elizabeth, owners of LIttle Pigs. They are personable and very friendly. If you want authentic bbq, this is the place to eat. They have their own magic rub and delicious bbq sauce. Everything is always served with a big smile. You can eat it there or take it to go. There is no skrimping on... More 

4 Thank mysticgypsy

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N5053 U.S 45, Watersmeet, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Watersmeet
  • Phone Number: +1 906-358-0441

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?