Porky Pete's offers authentic southern Bar-B-Que on the Connecticut shoreline. Come in and you will find that the it almost tastes as if the southern hospitality is grilled into the sandwich. Taste our delicious Tennessee and Texas style BBQ's. Let us cater your corporate business or personal party- or pick up a delicious takeout dinner tonight.  Authentic Southern Bar-B-Que on the shoreline!...

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Monday - Friday: 11am -6p,
Saturday: 11am-4pm for both bulk pick up and our regular take out menus. 
Sunday: Closed


Wednesday: 3 - 7 pm
Thursday: 5- 9 pm
Friday: 4 -10 pm
Saturday: 1-10 pm 
Sunday: 2-7 pm.
Soon To have Sunday breakfast/brunch! Check in Soon!

The Ivoryton Inn location inside can be scheduled for private catered events on Mondays and Tuesdays for breakfast, lunch or dinner meetings or parties.   The back brick patio can be reserved for private events during warm weather months for lunch and dinner hours Monday through Sunday.  Tents can be provided for an extra expense to ensure the event during rain or cooler weather. 


  • Porky Pete's BBQ Essex 
    90 Plains Rd. Essex, CT (860) 767-1021