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Pig Beach

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
480 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
+1 718-737-7181
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good8%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (8 reviews)
“mac cheese” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
480 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is full of noise and people. If you can handle the noise and you are with your own group then come. Food is decent cent but not the best ribs (too dry). And some of the sides could be. Better but it is...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Went on a Sunday and although it was crowded it did not take too long to find a spot to sit and our food was ready rather quickly. The ribs & wings were our favorites. The brisket was delicious as well. The Mac & Cheese...More

Thank Jasmin B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

You order food and drinks and then carry a tray to a table. I find this place to be expensive for having to wait on yourself. I've eaten here twice in the last month thinking the first encounter wasn't the real deal given positive reviews...More

Thank DestinyRides
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Great indoor/outdoor venue. Sunday afternoon was very busy. They serve BBQ all day and have a massive bar selection. Something cool to do on a nice day in Brooklyn!

Thank norphano
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Having completed our office mission throwing axes and pushing shuffleboard (both close by) it was off for a BBQ supper. Being half-american (mother from Arkansas) this obviously required an urgent missive to the cousins down south for guidance / opinion. Result - no such thing...More

Thank JHBM
Reviewed 5 May 2018

It seems Pig Beach is the hottest strip of real estate along the effervescent Gowanus Canal. I went on a recent Saturday afternoon and it was just packed with revelers. It took 35 minutes standing in line to get a beer; but the pulled pork...More

Thank thicket123
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We had some time to kill, so stopped here for a bite. It had a friendly, casual vibe, with lots of drink choices. I added a star for how friendly the staff were here. As far as the food went, it was disappointing. I was...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Went here on a Sunday and it was packed with families. It is a very large place with tons of outdoor seating and decent space inside. The ribs are the best in Brooklyn, fall of the bone tender, a tad sweet but great flavour. The...More

Thank Luke P
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We went there for a wedding brunch and had the full pig experience. The food was average but the ambiance was really nice. too bad we were under the sun... too hot! Inside was a bit better with nice cocktails also

Thank Violette D
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Drinks and and barbecue all kinds of people! What else do you need to start the evening or stay all night!?

Thank Stefan P
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26 October 2017|
Response from Christopher P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't drink and drive. My focus is the ribs and pulled pork.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 480 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-737-7181
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