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Southern Pig & Cattle Co. opens second location in Ocala

Southern Pig & Cattle Company has opened the doors on its second Ocala location.

The new location, which is situated at 4433 SE Maricamp Road, was under construction earlier this year.

Southern Pig & Cattle Company
Southern Pig & Cattle Company

The new restaurant brings Southern Pig & Cattle Company’s total establishments to three, with one along State Road 200 and another in Stuart.

Southern Pig & Cattle Company’s menu is chock full of barbecue and meat options including steaks, ribs and brisket. The eatery will be open seven days a week, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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