Best pork in Austin

Check out the top pork in Austin, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Justine's
1. Justine's
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109 local reviews
4710 E 5th St, Austin
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+1 512-385-2900
BarRestaurantFood
JuanCarlos
This bar restaurant is French meets Texan cuisine. Delicious pork with bleu cheese with a simple salad join wi…
Alexandria
This is my favorite restaurant in town. It's a few minutes out of the way tucked back on the east side, but it…
Kristen
French food. Great staff. Fun, lively atmosphere. Worth the drive deep east on 5th. Skip LaV (which is closer …
1. Justine's
1. Justine's
host-0host-1host-2
109 local reviews
4710 E 5th St, Austin
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+1 512-385-2900
JuanCarlos
JuanCarlos
This bar restaurant is French meets Texan cuisine. Delicious pork with bleu cheese with a simple salad join with a fresh baked baguette.)
Alexandria
Alexandria
This is my favorite restaurant in town. It's a few minutes out of the way tucked back on the east side, but it's worth it. Great setting for…
Kristen
Kristen
French food. Great staff. Fun, lively atmosphere. Worth the drive deep east on 5th. Skip LaV (which is closer to my place) and go to Justine…
2. Franklin Barbecue
2. Franklin Barbecue
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167 local reviews
900 E 11th St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-653-1187
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Joe And Susan
WORLD FAMOUS!! Long lines form early for brisket, pulled pork & other smoked meats at this lunch-only spot.
Chris & Kristin
Best BBQ in town but long lines form early for brisket, pulled pork & other smoked meats at this lunch-only sp…
Angel
Long lines form early for Franklin's famous brisket, pulled pork & other smoked meats at this lunch-only spot…
2. Franklin Barbecue
2. Franklin Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
167 local reviews
900 E 11th St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-653-1187
Joe And Susan
Joe And Susan
WORLD FAMOUS!! Long lines form early for brisket, pulled pork & other smoked meats at this lunch-only spot.
Chris & Kristin
Chris & Kristin
Best BBQ in town but long lines form early for brisket, pulled pork & other smoked meats at this lunch-only spot. Expect to go early and wa…
Angel
Angel
Long lines form early for Franklin's famous brisket, pulled pork & other smoked meats at this lunch-only spot. If you don't care about bragg…
3. The Liberty
3. The Liberty
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17 local reviews
1618 East 6th Street, Austin
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 512-514-0502
BarRestaurantFood
Aaron
Good selection of beer and lots of hipsters to look. Good food in the back at EAST SIDE KINGS. Highly recommen…
Molly & Brad
Great east side dive bar. Beer garden in back includes one of Paul Qui's Eastside King food trailers. Try the …
Cristina
Don't miss the Eastside Kings food trailer out back.
3. The Liberty
3. The Liberty
host-0host-1host-2
17 local reviews
1618 East 6th Street, Austin
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 512-514-0502
Aaron
Aaron
Good selection of beer and lots of hipsters to look. Good food in the back at EAST SIDE KINGS. Highly recommend getting the Pork Steamed Bun…
Molly & Brad
Molly & Brad
Great east side dive bar. Beer garden in back includes one of Paul Qui's Eastside King food trailers. Try the pork buns and beet fries. Bear…
Cristina
Cristina
Don't miss the Eastside Kings food trailer out back.
4. Hoover's Cooking
4. Hoover's Cooking
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
2002 Manor Road, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-479-5006
BarRestaurantFood
Charles
Up honest-to-goodness good cooking since 1998. Chicken-fried steak, pork ribs, sandwiches & sides are the call…
Benee
Chicken-fried steak, pork ribs, sandwiches & sides are the calling cards of this Southern kitchen a short driv…
David
Chicken-fried steak, pork ribs, sandwiches & sides are the calling cards of this Southern kitchen.
4. Hoover's Cooking
4. Hoover's Cooking
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
2002 Manor Road, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-479-5006
Charles
Charles
Up honest-to-goodness good cooking since 1998. Chicken-fried steak, pork ribs, sandwiches & sides are the calling cards of this Southern kit…
Benee
Benee
Chicken-fried steak, pork ribs, sandwiches & sides are the calling cards of this Southern kitchen a short drive from Mueller in the Manor ro…
David
David
Chicken-fried steak, pork ribs, sandwiches & sides are the calling cards of this Southern kitchen.
5. Perry's Steakhouse & Grille
5. Perry's Steakhouse & Grille
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6 local reviews
114 West 7th Street, Austin
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 512-474-6300
BarRestaurantFood
WestgateAustin
An excellent steakhouse and a beautiful dark bar. Do not miss the Friday pork chop lunch special.
Gizem
Friday pork chop lunch special is very affordable and absolutely a must. Otherwise an upscale steakhouse. They…
Danielle And Alex
Perry's is more than another Steakhouse. Nonetheless, you have got to try (Get a reservation) their Friday por…
5. Perry's Steakhouse & Grille
5. Perry's Steakhouse & Grille
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
114 West 7th Street, Austin
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 512-474-6300
WestgateAustin
WestgateAustin
An excellent steakhouse and a beautiful dark bar. Do not miss the Friday pork chop lunch special.
Gizem
Gizem
Friday pork chop lunch special is very affordable and absolutely a must. Otherwise an upscale steakhouse. They also have a Sunday dinner por…
Danielle And Alex
Danielle And Alex
Perry's is more than another Steakhouse. Nonetheless, you have got to try (Get a reservation) their Friday pork chop luncheon special. Yes, …
6. Salty Sow
6. Salty Sow
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79 local reviews
1917 Manor Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 4:30 PM
+1 512-391-2337
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Steven
Best meal in Austin! Farm to Table food and ridiculously good. Do not sit inside. Great outdoor eating. Pork…
Ken & Mary Beth
Homey ambiance with modern farmhouse cooking with a heavy emphasis on pork. Known for candied pork belly, duc…
Beatrice
Daily happy hour from 4;30 till 6;30, try the pork belly taco, chicken and buiscuits, great cocktails too.
6. Salty Sow
6. Salty Sow
host-0host-1host-2
79 local reviews
1917 Manor Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 4:30 PM
+1 512-391-2337
Steven
Steven
Best meal in Austin! Farm to Table food and ridiculously good. Do not sit inside. Great outdoor eating. Pork belly, beef shoulder and the …
Ken & Mary Beth
Ken & Mary Beth
Homey ambiance with modern farmhouse cooking with a heavy emphasis on pork. Known for candied pork belly, duck-fat frites and crispy Brusse…
Beatrice
Beatrice
Daily happy hour from 4;30 till 6;30, try the pork belly taco, chicken and buiscuits, great cocktails too.
7. Sway
7. Sway
host-0host-1host-2
76 local reviews
1417 S 1st St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-326-1999
BarRestaurantFood
Scott
Because...it’s really awesome. I’ll say this a lot, but we like good food. It doesn’t have to be ‘fancy’, but …
Darin
$$$ Modern Thai - make sure to try the Son in Law - crispy farm egg, braised pork shoulder, thick soy, nahm pr…
Dani
Award-winning, modern Thai Restaurant. Beautiful space. Indoor and outdoor seating.
7. Sway
7. Sway
host-0host-1host-2
76 local reviews
1417 S 1st St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-326-1999
Scott
Scott
Because...it’s really awesome. I’ll say this a lot, but we like good food. It doesn’t have to be ‘fancy’, but sometimes it is. Ok, so Sway h…
Darin
Darin
$$$ Modern Thai - make sure to try the Son in Law - crispy farm egg, braised pork shoulder, thick soy, nahm prik pla
Dani
Dani
Award-winning, modern Thai Restaurant. Beautiful space. Indoor and outdoor seating.
8. Elaine’s Pork And Pie
8. Elaine’s Pork And Pie
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
2113 Manor Road, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:15 AM
+1 512-494-1464
BakeryCafeRestaurant
David
Elaine’s is famous for its delicious homemade pies, pulled pork sandwiches and tacos, and frozen lemonade. Ela…
Benee
An Eastside Cafe offshoot in the bungalow that once housed their garden shop offering simplified versions of t…
Deana
They sell pork tacos, pork sandwiches, lentil soup and salad. That's about it... oh and pies. If you're in the…
8. Elaine’s Pork And Pie
8. Elaine’s Pork And Pie
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
2113 Manor Road, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:15 AM
+1 512-494-1464
David
David
Elaine’s is famous for its delicious homemade pies, pulled pork sandwiches and tacos, and frozen lemonade. Elaine’s also serves gourmet espr…
Benee
Benee
An Eastside Cafe offshoot in the bungalow that once housed their garden shop offering simplified versions of their homegrown cuisine. Pork t…
Deana
Deana
They sell pork tacos, pork sandwiches, lentil soup and salad. That's about it... oh and pies. If you're in the mood for one of those, they'r…
9. Micklethwait Craft Meats
9. Micklethwait Craft Meats
host-0host-1host-2
51 local reviews
1309 Rosewood Avenue, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-791-5961
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Steven
Very good fatty brisket (moist), beef ribs, pork ribs, barbacoa. And excellent homemade moon pies and cheese g…
Aimee & Daniel
Food truck with the most! Get there before 2PM to get the pork ribs and brisket and you will thank yourself. J…
Sammie
Micklethwait stands with the top tier of pitmasters in terms of quality, but also differentiates themselves by…
9. Micklethwait Craft Meats
9. Micklethwait Craft Meats
host-0host-1host-2
51 local reviews
1309 Rosewood Avenue, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-791-5961
Steven
Steven
Very good fatty brisket (moist), beef ribs, pork ribs, barbacoa. And excellent homemade moon pies and cheese grits. All without the line
Aimee & Daniel
Aimee & Daniel
Food truck with the most! Get there before 2PM to get the pork ribs and brisket and you will thank yourself. Jalapeño cheese grits aren't ba…
Sammie
Sammie
Micklethwait stands with the top tier of pitmasters in terms of quality, but also differentiates themselves by focusing on their sausage off…
10. The Hightower
10. The Hightower
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
1209 East 7th Street, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-524-1448
BarRestaurantFood
Mitch
The ceviche and pork jewel were off the charts. Yum
Gus
Warm spot with patio seating serving elevated comfort food with global accents & craft cocktails. Must try the…
Angel
Nice gastropub and specialty cocktail spot... under $20 a plate.
10. The Hightower
10. The Hightower
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
1209 East 7th Street, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-524-1448
Mitch
Mitch
The ceviche and pork jewel were off the charts. Yum
Gus
Gus
Warm spot with patio seating serving elevated comfort food with global accents & craft cocktails. Must try the pork jowl.
Angel
Angel
Nice gastropub and specialty cocktail spot... under $20 a plate.
11. Terry Black's Barbecue
11. Terry Black's Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
1003 Barton Springs Road, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-394-5899
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Kenny
Another great BBQ spot. Call and order for pick up so you don't have to wait in the long line! Amazing pork ri…
Cristin & Olya
Some of the best BBQ in town. You can't go wrong with the moist brisket, pork ribs, or turkey! Try as many mea…
Christi
Just recently opened location in Austin on Barton Springs-originally started in Lockhart, Texas in 1932-excell…
11. Terry Black's Barbecue
11. Terry Black's Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
1003 Barton Springs Road, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-394-5899
Kenny
Kenny
Another great BBQ spot. Call and order for pick up so you don't have to wait in the long line! Amazing pork ribs that fall off the bone.
Cristin & Olya
Cristin & Olya
Some of the best BBQ in town. You can't go wrong with the moist brisket, pork ribs, or turkey! Try as many meats as you can!
Christi
Christi
Just recently opened location in Austin on Barton Springs-originally started in Lockhart, Texas in 1932-excellent barbeque.
12. La Barbecue
12. La Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
81 local reviews
1906 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(512) 605-9696
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Sammie
After many moves, La Barbecue’s colorful new home at the Aztec Food Park on East Cesar Chavez is still smoking…
Anthony & Hayley
Hopping BBQ joint serving brisket, pulled pork & sausages from a low-key stand with picnic seating.
Dede
A FAVORITE: You might've heard of Franklin's Barbecue. La Barbecue, also on the East Side, is 97% as good, but…
12. La Barbecue
12. La Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
81 local reviews
1906 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
(512) 605-9696
Sammie
Sammie
After many moves, La Barbecue’s colorful new home at the Aztec Food Park on East Cesar Chavez is still smoking the same beautiful briskets, …
Anthony & Hayley
Anthony & Hayley
Hopping BBQ joint serving brisket, pulled pork & sausages from a low-key stand with picnic seating.
Dede
Dede
A FAVORITE: You might've heard of Franklin's Barbecue. La Barbecue, also on the East Side, is 97% as good, but with a 45-minute line instead…