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Checkered Pig

155 Crown Dr, Danville, VA 24540-5933
+1 434-793-7447
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (20 reviews)
“hush puppies” (16 reviews)
“baked beans” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
155 Crown Dr, Danville, VA 24540-5933
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is always good, the staff are friendly folks. I've tried almost everything there and I haven't found anything I didn't like. I can please all the kids here without worrying if they will find something they like to eat. Always a favorite place...More

Thank kirklandsierra
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Really good BBQ salads with your choice of salad dressing and your choice of BBQ meats! Great taste but in my opinion just a little pricey!

Thank 741dannyb
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

My wife & I stopped in for a pork BBQ sandwich and some hushpuppies. The food was fresh & hot. I liked the BBQ - it was piled on thick, very lean, and had enough taste that I didn't need to add any BBQ sauce....More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was pretty happy with everything. Pulled pork sandwich had plenty of meat and their sweet sauce and coleslaw added good flavor. Brisket was done pretty good too, just a little more fat than usual. Loved the hushpuppies!

1  Thank happypirate23
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Ate here for the first time tonight and the BBQ was mediocre. Really didn't have much flavor and neither did the baked beans, slaw, or fries. For the money there are much much better places to eat. The only thing I can honestly say was...More

Thank tarrington2484
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Probably the best Barbecue place In Danville to eat .I usually just eat lunch there during the week with the wife .I know the bbq nachos supreme in great and you wouldn't think it but there cheese burgers are really good to

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Virginia Bar-B-Q at it's finest. They are the same outfit out of Martinsville, VA, the Checkered Pig. They have won numerous awards for their BBQ especially the ribs. Don't forget the Banana pudding too.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

drive thru order. ordered large bbq sandwich and large brisket sandwich. the food was ok but not as good as it has been before. chopped bbq and brisket was so what dry,would have been better with their sauce. was only given 2 small containers of...More

Thank CynthiaW92
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Fast food bbq, not bad but not like the real thing. Place is clean, staff nice but basically boring food.

Thank travelertampa1
Reviewed 18 September 2017

They have amazing daily specials that are so cheap it's almost unbelievable. All the meals come with these amazing hush puppies (the best I've had), but I have to say for a BBQ joint the pulled pork was just average. The sauce on the table...More

Thank isnina02
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 Crown Dr, Danville, VA 24540-5933
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-793-7447
This is one of two restaurants owned by the same people. The other location is in Martinsville, VA. Owners have been featured on Food Network.
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