Porky’s BBQ at the all-new Boxpark Shoreditch!

Porky's co-founder Simon spoke to Boxpark TV about Porky's BBQ ahead of the now newly-refurbished and re-launched Boxpark in [..]

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Posted June 14th, 2017

British Lions breakfasts – with Whyte & Mackay and Sekforde Drinks

Watch all three Lion's Tests in New Zealand, live and in full effect at Porky's Bankside We're proud to be teaming up with [..]

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Posted June 02nd, 2017

LIVE – New Zealand All Blacks vs British and Irish Lions – the Third Test

The British and Irish Lions third Test against the New Zealand All Blacks in Auckland on the 8th of July - live from Porky's BBQ [..]

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Posted May 12th, 2017

LIVE – New Zealand All Blacks vs British and Irish Lions – the Second Test

The British and Irish Lions Second Test against the New Zealand All Blacks in Wellington on the 1st of July - live from Porky's [..]

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Posted May 12th, 2017

LIVE – New Zealand All Blacks vs British and Irish Lions – the First Test

The British and Irish Lions First Test against the New Zealand All Blacks in Auckland on the 24th of June - live from Porky's BBQ [..]

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Posted May 12th, 2017

Beer Pong Tournament with Wolfpack – February 22nd

You know the drill, London’s infamous BEER PONG TOURNAMENT is taking over Boxpark Shoreditch on Wednesday 22nd [..]

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Posted February 17th, 2017

Things to Do in London If You’re Single on Valentine’s Day

That fluffy, lovey dovey day of the year is just around the corner A day when couples can’t keep their hands off each other [..]

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Posted February 09th, 2017

Valentine’s Day: Our Favourite Fictional Couples

Listen up Porkers February 14th, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner To celebrate, we list some of our favourite [..]

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Posted February 08th, 2017

2017 National Burger Award Finalist

burger /ˈbəːɡə/ - noun a flat round cake of minced beef that is fired or grilled and typically served in a bread roll; [..]

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Posted February 02nd, 2017

2017 Beer Pong Tournament: Porky’s BBQ with Island Records

London’s infamous monthly BEER PONG TOURNAMENT @ BOXPARK Shoreditch is back for 2017 Sponsored by Island Records, we’ve [..]

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Posted January 17th, 2017

A Meal for £1! The Mother of all January Sales

Believe it or not, Porky’s are offering you a meal for just £1 Buy one meal and you’ll get the second for a quid Book your [..]

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Posted January 05th, 2017

NEW Beer Pong Tournament: Porky’s BBQ with Frontier Lager

Liven up your winter evening at Porky’s BBQ, BOXPARK Shoreditch, on Thursday 15th December The latest of our infamous beer pong [..]

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Posted December 06th, 2016

Our Thanksgiving Menu is Here!

Thanksgiving menu   Corn Chowder Sliced Smoked Breast of Turkey & Honey Baked Ham mashed potato, collard [..]

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Posted November 14th, 2016

Win a Tough Guy Personal Training Session with Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

To celebrate the UK release of Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, we’ve teamed up with Sky Sports to bring you and a friend a [..]

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Posted October 17th, 2016

Got What it Takes to Become a Pork-Athlete?

6 Wings 1 Ultimate Porky Burger 1 Portion of Ribs 30 minutes Have you got what it takes Step up to the challenge at our [..]

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Posted October 10th, 2016

Pig Out at Porky’s This Christmas

Get ready Porkers Our Christmas menu is finally here! Available throughout December, you can enjoy a wonderful three course [..]

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Posted October 07th, 2016

Porky’s Serving-It-up at Saracens

From NFL lock ins to teaming-up with beer brewing rugby legends for beer pong competitions, we’ve never been afraid to show our [..]

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Posted September 19th, 2016

Introducing the IRONPiG Challenge

Are you strong enough take on a food challenge that goes by the name of… the IronPig Reckon you have enough determination to [..]

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Posted August 16th, 2016

National Burger Day is Coming

You’ve probably already got it marked on your calendar, but in case you haven’t, Thursday 25th August is the fourth annual [..]

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Posted August 02nd, 2016

Wolfpack vs. Porky’s @ BOXPARK

On Thursday, August 18th, two beasts will collide at BOXPARK, Shoreditch Wolfpack craft lager and Porky’s BBQ will host a [..]

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Posted July 28th, 2016

BEER BREWING RUGBY STARS BACK BBQ CHAIN

International sports stars join the Porky’s BBQ Crowdcube raise   London, June 16th – Porky’s BBQ has raised [..]

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Posted June 20th, 2016

5 Great Reasons to Invest £150 in Porky’s

One fifty A buck’n’a’half A ton and two ponies Whatever you call it, £150 is a nice sum to spend – you know it’s gonna [..]

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Posted June 14th, 2016

Special Offer at Porky’s This Father’s Day

Look, we know a thing or two about dads, dadhood, papa-ness and fatherosity So let us tell you, sonny Jim, that when we explain [..]

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Posted June 13th, 2016

June 15th: the Opportunity of a Lifetime

At Porky’s, we’ve launched a CrowdCube Campaign It’s your chance to grab a slice of London’s fastest expanding BBQ [..]

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Posted June 13th, 2016

Porky’s BBQ x Strongroom: Our Summer Romance

The Prodigy, Spice Girls, Nick Cave, Björk, Arctic Monkeys: these are just a few of the artists that have historically recorded [..]

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Posted June 09th, 2016

How to Smoke Your Own Meat

Guys, want to know our secret recipe for the perfect rib Tough luck, we’ll never let it slip However, if you want to smoke your [..]

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Posted June 06th, 2016

Dog-friendly London: Bring Your Kids. Bring Your Dogs!

Unlike those other guys, we’re very inclusive! All our restaurants are dog and family friendly! It just makes sense really – [..]

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Posted June 03rd, 2016

The Most Boris Johnson Things That Have Ever Happened

First there was Soho, which was duly occupied by the famously saucy mojo of the ‘60s boho crowd But then, in 2008, London got [..]

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Posted May 09th, 2016

What Your First Date Venue Says About You

As restaurateurs (that’s ‘food-house bosses’ in layman’s terms), we’ve seen literally hundreds of first dates Some so [..]

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Posted May 03rd, 2016

Has Camden Lost its Soul?

Whether it was for the punks, cyber-hippies, goths or mods, Camden has been the home for London’s sub-cultures – often [..]

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Posted May 03rd, 2016

Best Ever Campaigns on Crowdcube

You know Crowdcube, that trendy crowdfunding site £150,000,000 invested so far, 270,000 members, 385 successful campaigns [..]

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Posted April 22nd, 2016

How to Survive Porky’s as a Vegetarian

Porky’s might be the home for meat lovers in London (and indeed, the rest of the world), but if you’re a vegetarian, who are [..]

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Posted April 22nd, 2016

A Crash Course to Beer Pong

So you want to play beer pong at one of our restaurants, but don’t know the rules or how to play Don’t worry We’ve got [..]

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Posted April 14th, 2016

Cool Stuff Happening at BOXPARK this spring

In our BOXPARK restaurant in Shoreditch, we have some pretty trendy neighbours They might not be able to beat us at beer pong, [..]

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Posted April 14th, 2016

The Difference Between Ribs and Tips

We hear a lot of chat about the difference between ribs and tips and decided it was time to set the record straight Prepare [..]

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Posted March 23rd, 2016

A-List Celebrities You Won’t Believe Own Pet Pigs

  Cute, loyal, loving and super-cheeky pigs have become an increasingly popular pet Here are some of our favourite A-list [..]

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Posted March 17th, 2016

Why Pulled Pork Beats Brisket Every Time

In recent months, there has been a lot of talk about the relative merits of pulled pork and brisket Throwing objectivity out the [..]

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Posted March 09th, 2016

You Know You’re in Chelsea When…

Porky’s has just opened its latest restaurant in Chelsea! To celebrate, we thought we’d celebrate everything Chelsea with the [..]

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Posted March 09th, 2016

The World’s 10 Best Hot Sauces

Newsflash hot sauce fans: you don’t actually like the taste, you’re just addicted to the endorphins your body releases when [..]

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Posted March 01st, 2016

Crouch End’s Most Famous Sons and Daughter

Crouch End has proved fertile ground for growing Britain’s brightest and best Just what is it about Crouch Enders that makes [..]

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Posted March 01st, 2016

Alternative Bloody Mary Recipes

It’s a cocktail designed for brunch If you just keep that in mind, you shouldn’t be too shocked by the weird, weird [..]

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Posted February 29th, 2016

Quiz: Do You Have a Badass Mother?

All mothers deserve respect But some mothers, are badass mothers worthy of serious street cred/kudos/spa day rewards Find out [..]

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Posted February 29th, 2016

Porky’s Favourite Leather Jackets

There aren’t many items in our wardrobes that remain staples for all seasons, but a great leather jacket is definitely one of [..]

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Posted February 18th, 2016

The Best Ways to Fall off the Wagon This February

  London loves to drink but in January even the most die-hard boozer may have resisted the allure of a cheeky [..]

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Posted February 10th, 2016

How to Have the Perfect Non-Valentine’s Day with Your Mates

The dreaded Valentine’s Day is just around the corner Booo! So, Porky's invites you to our Anti-Valentine's event on the 14th [..]

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Posted February 09th, 2016

The Best Places to Watch the Super Bowl in London

You may be a Londoner, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be embracing the Super Bowl madness! Throw yourself into the [..]

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Posted February 05th, 2016

Shoreditch’s Trendiest Clothing Outlets

We love being in BOXPARK There’s always something fun and exciting going on It’s the perfect place for fun-lovin’ pigs like [..]

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Posted January 28th, 2016

Five Things You Never Knew About Memphis

“Elvis Presley was born there, they have BBQ food and… erm blues music Oh I guess I already said Elvis” Sadly, this is [..]

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Posted January 27th, 2016

Craft Ciders to Match Any Micro-brewed Beer

Gather apples; about five times more than the liquid you want to produce Pulp them to mush Press the mush to collect the sweet [..]

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Posted January 22nd, 2016

The 9 Most Important Pig GIFs of All Time

9 These Pigs Playing Football     8 Awww    7 This Pig Eating an [..]

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Posted January 19th, 2016

9 Things Only Crouch Enders Will Appreciate

Crystal Palace Isn’t That Great Everyone who visits Crouch End will see Alexandra Palace peering over the houses to say [..]

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Posted January 15th, 2016

London’s Hardest Eating Challenges

London loves to eat But not just eat We mean seriously cram a load in there – probably too much if we’re being honest But [..]

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Posted January 14th, 2016

Tong Twisters: Talking the BBQ Talk

The BBQ restaurant world is full of jargon Sure we’re not as bad as finance guys with their SIPPs and UCISs but, [..]

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Posted January 07th, 2016

Don’t Be a Boar: Smoked Pigs’ Ear Sandwich

In a new series about ‘out there’ BBQ recipes, where better to start than with a smoked pigs’ ear sandwich Crunchy, crispy [..]

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Posted January 07th, 2016

The Perfect London BBQ Playlist

You’ve been marinating the chicken for days The ketchup stocks have never been higher The brioche buns are lined up, regimented [..]

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Posted December 22nd, 2015

Christmas in London: The Best Places for Festive Evening Fun

As the nights draw in and London is lit up with Christmas cheer at every corner, we thought we’d write a guide to the best [..]

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Posted December 18th, 2015

How to BBQ in Winter

There might be some amongst us who believe that a barbecue is just for summer False At our Porky’s BBQ restaurant at Bankside, [..]

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Posted December 11th, 2015

Porky’s: Pork Scratchings Appeal

If they’re good enough for Beyoncé, they’re good enough for you Pork scratchings are a delicious bar snack that we love here [..]

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Posted December 11th, 2015

Don’t Be a Boar: Smoked Pig’s Head

Believe it or not, it is possible to get bored of pork chops It may take hundreds, or even thousands But it can happen So to help [..]

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Posted December 04th, 2015

London’s Best Microbreweries

At Porky’s, we know happiness is a pulled pork sandwich in one hand, and a pint of cider in the other We’re doing our half of [..]

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Posted December 04th, 2015

Keep It Clean: BBQ Cleaning Tips

With five BBQ restaurants in London, you can bet that we’ve cleaned a few grills in our time And until they invent dishwashers [..]

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Posted November 20th, 2015

Adventurous Cuts for Dangerous Eaters

There’s so much more to pork than ribs, chops and bacon From tail to snout, here are some of the rare porcine pleasures [..]

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Posted November 18th, 2015

BBQ around the World

Memphis isn’t the only place to BBQ, but we’ll be damned if it isn’t the best place to BBQ It’s all about that dry-rub, [..]

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Posted November 18th, 2015

Beer Pong Press release

Porky’s BBQ Beer Pong is back at BOXPARK Shoreditch this Wednesday! Join us from 600pm for a beer chugging evening as teams [..]

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Posted October 15th, 2015

Five Places You Can Set Up Your BBQ in London

In ancient Londinium, around dinner time, the sky would become thick with the fires of Roman rotisseries as hungry [..]

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Posted October 02nd, 2015

How not to Be a Pig when Eating Ribs

  “Is it ok to eat ribs on a date” asked Phil, Yahoo! Answers member since 2009 Let us ask you a question Phil: [..]

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Posted September 17th, 2015

Tasting Notes: Anchor Steam

History: Just as Memphis BBQ was coming into its own, 2,000 miles west, so was steam beer As men piled into San Francisco [..]

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Posted September 16th, 2015

TV’s Best Meaty Moments

Sure, it’s a dying medium, but over the years television has perfectly captured the entire emotional life of a meat lover Take [..]

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Posted September 10th, 2015