Chad Smith, the proprietor of Flaming Pig BBQ, has been within the restaurant trade for over 30 years, however he solely landed in Tumwater 4 years in the past. “I’ve been doing stuff in restaurants for most of my life. I started as a wee little prep cook as a teenager and then worked my way up the ladder to be an executive chef,” he explains. “I’ve also done a lot of different styles of cooking up and down the west coast, from high-end steak houses to kosher cooking.”
The whole lot from his early days within the restaurant trade to his enterprise diploma from College of Washington has introduced him to Flaming Pig BBQ in Tumwater.
Up to now 12 months, Chad acquired the restaurant from the previous house owners, Mike and Sadie Hill.
“Flaming Pig BBQ is another learning experience for me,” Chad says. “I’m trying to take all my industry knowledge and expand on what Mike and Sadie built.”
Tumwater Barbecue Joint Serves up Consolation
One factor Chad is aware of about barbeque is that it’s a method of meals that brings folks collectively. “It’s comfort food, to say the least,” he says. “It’s not pretentious.”
Chad and Flaming Pig BBQ don’t simply cease at slow-cooked, mouth-watering meats. As well as, the restaurant serves up scrumptious sides, home made sauces, and moist baked items, like desserts and jalapeño-cheddar cornbread muffins.
Flaming Pig BBQ operates as each a meals truck and a dine-in restaurant. In September 2022 they added bottled and canned beer and wine. Additionally they lately added draft beer and tv for sports activities viewing.
“We really try to promote a family type of atmosphere here. It’s very casual and laid back. It’s a place for people to come together around great food.”
Flaming Pig BBQ Offers Again to Tumwater Group
The restaurant has a wealthy repute in the neighborhood because of Mike and Sadie’s understanding of how necessary the neighborhood is in Tumwater, Chad explains. “The business itself is highly regarded in the community, and I want to continue that more than ever,” he continues. “It’s been a real blessing to be a part of it all.”
Flaming Pig BBQ prides itself on being a sponsor to younger people and teams all through the world. They’ve sponsored younger folks within the Thurston County Youth Market Animal Sale (TCYMAS), the Thurston County Youth Soccer League (TCYFL), Black Hills Excessive College Wolves Cheer, and Tumwater Excessive College athletics, simply to call just a few.
“It’s just been amazing to see how our food can bring people together,” Chad says. “The Tumwater community has been wonderful. In my over 30 years in the restaurant industry, I’ve never met nicer people and customers.”
Occasion Catering in Tumwater
Whether or not you’re trying to cater an occasion or simply choose up meals for the entire household, you’ve come to the best place. Flaming Pig BBQ is able to serve teams, each massive and small.
Additionally they do occasion platters, that are large trays of all of your favourite meets, fixings, sauces and their cornbread muffins. As well as, they provide smaller household packs, which feed 4 to 6 folks.
Order now on-line on the Flaming Pig Barbecue web site or through telephone at 360.628.3871.
If you happen to plan on consuming at Flaming BBQ, don’t overlook to ask in regards to the weekly specials! You received’t wish to miss this mouth-watering barbeque expertise.
Flaming Pig BBQ
111 Tumwater Boulevard SE, B102, Olympia