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“Always excellent.”

Piggy Went A Smokin' BBQ and Catfish
Ranked #4 of 25 Restaurants in Wise
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Reviewed 12 January 2020

Best catfish, sandwich or meal, large portions well seasoned and served hot with two sides at a great price. Great fast service.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 20 April 2019

They have good BBQ but the catfish is the best I've had anywhere, and I've had a lot of catfish. The homemade hotsauce goes perfectly with it as well. The staff are also very friendly and nice people.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 18 February 2019 via mobile

Amazing catfish and great customer service!! Definitely recommend tis place. You cannot go wrong here.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

This place sells bbq as their main thing but the catfish is amazing!!! The bbq is ok but nothing spectacular. You can't go wrong with the catfish bites or catfish fillets. The baked beans are really good too.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ascrappinmom
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Piggy Went a-Smokin' is the official name of this small roadside grill and fruit store, but locally most folks I know just call it the "Apple House." It is excellent by either name. It is located almost exactly at the 48-mile marker on US 23 North.

Their BBQ meal is also excellent, but my 91-yr-old mother loves catfish, and we had told her that this place had the largest and best servings of any place we knew. We finally were able to take her there, and she now agrees, even though she has the entire Louisville, KY area to compare it to.

It's just a small fruit store, like a barn, with a restaurant on one side. You order at the window and they call your number when it is ready. They have a few tables setting outside under a roof. Family dining, easy style.

They also sell seasonal fruit, nuts, veggies and candy from the shop next to the restaurant. When we were there they were unloading several crates of apples, fresh from the orchard.

Date of visit: October 2018
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