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Surf'n Pig BBQ

40618 North Carolina Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-216-2022
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (11 reviews)
“mac cheese” (6 reviews)
“sandwich” (12 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
40618 North Carolina Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It may look like just a tiny bbq grill on the outside, but Chris's energy and the food was unbeatable. This was our favorite meal stop of our week-long trip. Very generous servings and everything was spot-on. Our overall favorite sauce was the citrus chipotle....More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best meal we had all week on the island! This is just a little, casual place but the fresh bbq was amazing and the staff was super friendly (complete with the adorable barefoot kiddo who let my son play with his salt gun while...More

Thank daniellesneider
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were really in the mood for barbecue but sorry to say the barbecue here is not up to par. Pork was just okay, and the beef brisket was downright dried out. They were out of some of the sides, and the ones we ordered...More

Thank jlmob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious BBQ! We had pulled pork and the brisket and would highly recommend both! Mac n cheese, cole slaw, and fries were also yummy and portion size was just right! The atmosphere is laid back and casual, perfect for vacation! Arcade looked fun but we...More

Thank Hope L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Surf'n Pig BBQ is one of the strangest BBQ restaurants I've ever eaten at. We walked in and it looked like they just temporarily set up shop for the day. There was a realtor's lock box on the door handle to boot. There were three...More

Thank jdcyclone
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We stopped in to have a bite to eat and was told right in the door that they were out of a lot of items and had no menus.We said we would look at the menu online but every time we said something he told...More

Thank Deand67
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We are out of Towner's but stopped at this place to eat both times we have been to the outer banks food was delicious hit the spot for an afternoon lunch the BBQ was very tasty and the sauces were awesome. Thank you Chris and...More

Thank Wanda W
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the Pig N Surf at 11:03 am hungry for some BBQ but apparently we were too early, as they open at 11 am. Confused? So were we! But you can't blame the girl, we were interrupting her smoke break. But luckily, that...More

Thank KellyBeet
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Surfin Pig was awesome..had the jalapeno coleslaw, brisket and fries. Place was clean friendly, and smelled great...I thought it was very reasonably priced for a bbq place during the season...people complain about a 8 dollar sandwich, well there was enough brisket for 2 sandwiches..great arcade...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Stopped here on the way to Hatteras and got a platter meal with all the meats. The brisket and ribs were very flavorful and delicious. The pork and chicken bbq, while good, seemed to have a little less flavor. The mac n cheese and fries...More

Thank Adam B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40618 North Carolina Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-216-2022
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