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Van's Pig Stand

717 E Highland St, Shawnee, OK 74801-7159
+1 405-703-3000
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (15 reviews)
“curly fries” (9 reviews)
“baked beans” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Diner, American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
717 E Highland St, Shawnee, OK 74801-7159
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is the best Vans location I have tried and is certainly superior to the shawnee location on Harrison. I dig the old building and wish the Charcoal Room steakhouse was still downstairs. Got a large family pack which is a rack of ribs, a...More

Thank Texzilla H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Good place to eat. Sometimes you can get a half off Groupon that is a great savings. Really like their barbecue.

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Located in what looks to be a 1930’s type of building. Nice and clean inside, very helpful staff and the food was pretty good too!! I ordered a jr. rib dinner with baked beans & cole slaw with a Sprite to drink. Order was up...More

Thank bigbobr
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Never a regretful decision. Always happy with the food and service. Very friendly staff and good prices. Best sauce hands down and the bbq grilling kits are a great price and have the best flavor.

Thank Dylan A
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I did the 3 meat platter, nice large portion. Brisket was thinly sliced and moist. Flavor, hard to tell, had a nice outer rim but not too Smokey. Pulled pork, very good. Turkey, was actually my favorite. Green beans served in the liquid, I wished...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 8 February 2018

The original (of five) Van's Pig Stand restaurants is a small, downtown, down home place serving barbeque made with decades of experience. Oklahoma is one of the few states concentrating almost equally on beef, pork, and chicken barbeque and Van's does excellent turkey as well--all...More

Thank Tweentrails
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a business meeting and meal afterward. Desserts are to die for. Staff is more than willing to help in way.

Thank Louie H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

one of the best BBQ places in Oklahoma, the pull pork sandwiches are the best, fries are good, all the beans are great.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Can't remember how long they have been in business, but it has always been top notch BBQ. I have been eating at Van's for at least 20 years, and have never been disappointed.

Thank bryann67
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The brisket was cold, and a bit dry. I can see where it might have been better when it was fresh off the smoker. I enjoyed the hot-link and the potato salad. The beans were so-so. The young lady who took my order promised a...More

Thank MAdams60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Diner, American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 E Highland St, Shawnee, OK 74801-7159
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Shawnee
  • Phone Number: +1 405-703-3000
  • E-mail
Description
Established in 1930, Van's pig stand is the oldest single family owned BBQ restaurant in Oklahoma. Serving traditional BBQ items such as the Pig Sandwich(R), St Louis Style Ribs, Smoked Brisket and Turkey, Hot Links and other bbq fare. Van's has a wide variety of homemade sides and deserts as well. All preparation is done on site at each location. Van's also does takeout, drive-thru, online ordering and catering.
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