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Always exceptional food and service ...
Always exceptional food and service. Even more so in a pandemic!  One way in. One way out. They did allow us to use the restrooms. Very organized. Plenty of picnic tables set up at a distance. A must stop on the way to OBX!
Jeanne H. via yelp.com - Jun 1, 2020
Safety was first, thank you. The food was great. The picnic area was very nice.
Lin Shear via google.com - May 31, 2020
Ordered JC Special. Portions large enough for sharing. Ordered online and minimum wait time. Loved seeing an established business still doing well.
Robin Seeterlin via google.com - May 31, 2020
A serious must do. Great food. We all enjoyed.
Mordell Lushia via google.com - May 31, 2020
Excellent food as always. Taking precautions against the virus by wearing mask and controlling crowds. Yummy Bar-B-Q.
Robert Shearer via google.com - May 29, 2020
Always a great place to stop ... read more
Bob Edberg via google.com - May 27, 2020
Very good as always ... read more
Rororo Lalala via google.com - May 26, 2020
Great bar b que and friendly service.
Kevin Kilgore via google.com - May 26, 2020
Always love their BBQ. Sat outside. 5 stars ... read more
Melissa Henegar via google.com - May 23, 2020
I had to wait in line.But it was well worth the wait.I love Pierce"s BBQ .So you have to love the wait😀😘 ... read more
Del Bartlett via google.com - May 23, 2020
As usual the food is always GREAT!
John toomer via google.com - May 23, 2020
We really love Pierce's!
Lisa Bishop via google.com - May 21, 2020
Great food love it ... read more
James Carter via google.com - May 17, 2020
Great pick up set up yesterday. Order was perfect and I really appreciated the safe environment you set up for pick up with your employees wearing masks. Very sorry they to be exposed to the few people who walked up to them without masks. I would support no mask, no service at your restaurant. I'll be back.
Jan Walker via google.com - May 17, 2020
Best BBQ in Virginia, service is fantastic! No wonder customers have even landed helicopters to get this awesome BBQ!
Rick Chisholm via google.com - May 3, 2020
This is the best BBQ I've ever had! My family and I frequently drive an hour each way to get Pierce's and it's always worth the trip.
Sarah Peterson via google.com - Apr 25, 2020
Was riding from Richmond to Newport ...
Was riding from Richmond to Newport Mews and decided to stop here. Service was fast and friendly and the food was delicious! I ordered the pork bbq sandwich combo. The only reason they didn't get 5 stars is because the fries didn't have a drop of any seasoning and they weren't fully cooked. The baked beans was very delicious! I'll be ... read more
Washington D. via yelp.com - Apr 25, 2020
Corono 19 take out available
Needed time away from the house. We wanted to see spring colors without going to the Washington mall or downtown Richmond. So a road less travel a call in to Pierces pulled pork and onion rings made for a wonderful day with only contact the...More ... read more
richlee1975 via tripadvisor.com - Apr 24, 2020
Third Time is the Charm on Delivery. Great BBQ
The pandemic meant no in-house dining. So deliveries were well under expected time for the 1st out of 3 times. Love the pulled chicken platter. Hope for a large Onion Rings selection in the future.
TheRoadTripsNeverEnd via tripadvisor.com - Apr 19, 2020
Great burgers for sure but this review isn’t just about the burgers. I ordered from, Uber Eats and let me tell you... hands down these folks wrapped (packaged) my food so tight that there was NO WAY anyone could mess in it between the restaurant! I VERY VERY much appreciate that. Quality food made by quality people. Thank you!!
Antoinette Wolf via google.com - Apr 16, 2020
Fantastic food and fantastic memories. We always go here during our stay in Williamsburg every year and we're never dissapointed. The meat is perfection, with great sauces and seasonings and you can really tell the wood and care. The fries are a little thick and unseasoned for some people's liking's, but that's just preference. Hushp ... read more
Nutella Ella via google.com - Apr 13, 2020
Their food is fantastic. We have ...
Their food is fantastic. We have been eating there for 15 years and every time their food is as fantastic as before. Try the pork shanks. Takes a little more time for your order but worth the wait. We went in one time for the shanks and they were gone. Someone arrived early and purchased every one of them!
Jan K. via yelp.com - Apr 12, 2020
Have been a huge fan of Pierce's . My dad bought me here as a child on our trips to Buckroe and Va beaches.it is the place to get excellent food and relax. Very accommodating and pleasant . I highly recommend. I just wish you guys would open a place in Chesterfield. Please keep up the great work and service. You have trained the sta ... read more
Bruce Nilson via google.com - Apr 11, 2020
I have never in my life rated or given a review to anything, but this place deserves it 100%. Quality food thats not overpriced. Everything about this establishment is amazing and I will definitely be returning.
big kolb via google.com - Apr 9, 2020
While we have been homebound we ...
While we have been homebound we have been making an effort to order take out and support local businesses during this weird period we are all experiencing.  We decided to order from Pierce's even though it's a little further out but it was definitely worth the drive.  We ordered the pulled chicken sandwich and the brisket sandwich wh ... read more
Christina P. via yelp.com - Apr 8, 2020
Convenient online ordering and ...
Convenient online ordering and curbside pickup during COVID-19 crisis.  Employees wearing gloves and masks bring bagged food directly to your car window.  Order was correct and delivered at online scheduled pickup time.  Great specials to feed the entire family.  We enjoyed the Doc's Family Special for 5 of us and had leftovers for t ... read more
Natalie D. via yelp.com - Apr 6, 2020
Pretty clean joint very fast and friendly staff. The barbecue sauce is awsome and would recommend to others.
Jacob Bluhm via google.com - Apr 2, 2020
Best hamburger I've ever had ... read more
Sarah Evans via google.com - Mar 30, 2020
Had lunch here today was so happy ...
Had lunch here today was so happy to see the outdoor seating area. Great job guys. Food was great and staff was definitely working to keep everyone safe ... read more
Donna P. via yelp.com - Mar 28, 2020
We stop here going to the outer ...
We stop here going to the outer banks. It's a tradition. Our family loves the pulled pork, hush puppies, slaw, sweet potatoe fries and everything we've tried. Today when we stopped we are proud of how they are handling the take out business at this crazy time. Good practices with counting how many people enter and leave, cleaning and ... read more
Kara S. via yelp.com - Mar 21, 2020
Fantastic food- always!
Lady Raye via google.com - Mar 19, 2020
Just looking for a place to eat ...
Just looking for a place to eat with the kids 350 miles from home, saw a flash of an old sign relating BBQ.  Perfect, went here twice for dinner during trip.  Food was great, good price with leftovers.  I would go back today if possible ... read more
Dana S. via yelp.com - Mar 17, 2020
OMG! If you can order them, get ...
OMG! If you can order them, get the brisket burnt ends. The shop said they run out around lunchtime but you can order in the morning and they'll hold them for you.

So much BBQ flavor and so tender. One order of about 8 oz. cost about $14 but so worth it since it's all meat and no bone. Also, just the right amount of fat. Super
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Gene W. via yelp.com - Mar 16, 2020
Wow! Now I know where all the locals go for Bar-B-Que! Delicious!😋 ... read more
Joseph Paradis via google.com - Mar 15, 2020
We love Pierce’s !!! And the carrot cake is AMAZING. We love to treat ourselves to it when we come in. Can’t wait for the chocolate covered peanuts to come back too!
tiffany judalena via google.com - Mar 15, 2020
Restaurant was very clean. Service was quick and friendly. Daughter had chicken finger basket, which she enjoyed. I had fried catfish basket, in which unfortunately, the french fries almost obscured the 2 fried fish fillets. Too many fries and ok fish. I will stick to pulled pork sandwich next time, which is always good.
Christine Soucy via google.com - Mar 15, 2020
Very good food and good service ... read more
gus taylor via google.com - Mar 13, 2020
Excellent and clean ... read more
keith dorband via google.com - Mar 13, 2020
Williamsburg is one of my favorite ...
Williamsburg is one of my favorite places to visit. It;s kind of like my second home. Whenever I am in town, I like to research some new places to try because this area is loaded with different restaurants. Plus even though my frequently visited places are lovely, I like the different experiences. One night around Christmas, my famil ... read more
Dyonna B. via yelp.com - Mar 12, 2020
Always so good. You must try there food!
nicole Sullivan via google.com - Mar 11, 2020
Saloon special...the hamburger, fries and beverage are sooooo good. You get a huge amount of fries, crispy without and deliciously fluffy within. There is no option to select a temperature for your hamburger but worry not, while not pink at all, its flavor is amazing. Refill your beverage as much as you like.
Julia Mulherin via google.com - Mar 10, 2020
Wow, I just can't find enough to say about this amazing place, everything on Pierce's menu is the best food that I have ever had. My family eats out often so I have eaten at many Bar-B-Que restaurants and this one tops them all. I am a Virginia Beach , virginia resident and I wish I lived closer then 45 miles because we would ea ... read more
Karon Greene via google.com - Mar 9, 2020
Can't miss if you are in the area!
Mark Hopson via google.com - Mar 9, 2020
Amazing barbecue! Did not wait long for food. Service was awesome ... read more
onebadsouthpaw via google.com - Mar 9, 2020
Awesome ... read more
Lori Belinko via google.com - Mar 9, 2020
32 years later and still great. Brings back memories.
Tony Romo via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
Love this place, must try ... read more
Niki Durgin via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
Do not hesitate to stop in and try - anything.
We were staying at a local water park and were tired of the on site food. We ventured out to find something different and happened across Pierce's Pit BBQ. I wish I had seen Pierce's on the way to the hotel. Service was excellent and...More ... read more
Coprgeorge via tripadvisor.com - Mar 7, 2020
Best barbeque sandwiches in the Tidewater area!!!
Michael Ito via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
When in Williamsburg it is a must!
Barb Conley via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
When you are in the area and you think old school pit smoked meats, this is what comes to mind. They have been around for a long time, and when you take the first bite, you'll know why they have been. The portions are large and always fresh. And you need to get there before the lunch crowd, or the dinner crowd, or just get there. It ... read more
Joe Markham via google.com - Mar 6, 2020
Now this is a roadside stop I’ll do again
I’d last visited Pierce’s about 20 years ago. Most of what I’d remembered was the same (I.e., just as good as ever). Ribs-outstanding. Pulled pork and pulled chicken-sweeter than I remembered but really good. Cole slaw and collards-great. Prices-OK, they’ve gone up in the past...More ... read more
mikaamma2018 via tripadvisor.com - Mar 5, 2020
Delicious pork BBQ. Friendly staff, clean restaurant, hearty servings.
Peggie Byrne via google.com - Mar 4, 2020
Food was good. Friendly service and clean.
AG Rivera via google.com - Mar 4, 2020
If you're in the mood for some ...
If you're in the mood for some good tasting bbq in Williamsburg, Va. give Pierce a try.  This would be my third visit to Pierce.  Each visit has never failed in the following:

1.  Cleanliness of the dining area
2.  Expedient service
3.  Affordable meal combos or ala carte
4.  Great tasting bbq - pork, beef, or chicken
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Al S. via yelp.com - Mar 3, 2020
We only tried the burnt ends and ...
We only tried the burnt ends and it was soooooo good. I have heard how tasty burnt ends are but I have never been to restaurant that offers it. By the way it is best to order it ahead of time.

The good thing is that I live across the country so I can't be tempted to eat more. The sad thing is that I will not be able to experi
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Karen W. via yelp.com - Mar 3, 2020
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