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Hog Tails BarBQue - CLOSED

645 Laurelwood Dr, Waterloo, Ontario N2V 2W9, Canada
+1 519-888-9911
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cornbread” (14 reviews)
“pulled pork” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Southwestern, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
645 Laurelwood Dr, Waterloo, Ontario N2V 2W9, Canada
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We ended up trying this location out expecting that it would have very similar quality to the Lancaster Smokehouse as they used to be affiliated with one another. I was very wrong. First off there is not a meat sampler platter like at the Smokehouse...More

Thank cweido
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Usually have a get-together here with friends once a year; we all love the food here. It's out of the way but definitely worth the visit. I'll often have the pulled pork, but the brisket and the assorted platter is also really good. They have...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We have been to Hog Tails on many occasions both for brunch and for lunch and, though we used to enjoy the restaurant, the quality has suffered over the past year. Most recently we were there (3 of us) and the meal as, at best,...More

1  Thank Scott A
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Just got home with the family and we all throughly enjoyed our dinner!!! We all had ribs ( half price ribs on Tues) Great portions and great atmosphere!! Will definitely return! Actually can't wait to go back!

1  Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Great place to go when you feel like BBQ, love this place, the fried chicken is to die for!! We have ordered food to take out to have with friends at home and so far it's been great! Totally recommended.

Thank Johana A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Been coming and going to Hog Tails for several years now. Tried the brunch a few months back and was underwhelmed. Heuvos rancheros was not memorable - dry, small portions. So we gave it another try recently and the chef must have returned from holidays...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Hog tails as two locations.The Laurelwood Dr. location was the first place i have tried their food Yummmie.There second much bigger location on Lancaster Street in Kitchener is the most recent Pork pigout i've had. If you like pulled pork with all the othe fixins...More

Thank sherd0n
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Absolutely loved the buttermilk fried chicken - 2 of us shared a bucket with a side of fries, but it was more than we could manage s I had to bring some home. Just delicious, juicy chicken in a great crumb coating. Beer was good...More

Thank LiverpoolKari
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Haven't been for quite a while and the menu changed. No more 2 or 3 meat platters with your choice if sides. Very disappointed. Had the Pulled Pork, was luke warm. Corn bread was small and dry on the side, sat out too long? Friend...More

1  Thank Chrissy K
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband came for our lunch,its our first time in hog tails barbeque,their BBQ is the best! We will surely come back here to try some more of their dishes 😘

Thank Kirk R
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Restaurant Details

Southwestern, Barbecue
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Laurelwood Dr, Waterloo, Ontario N2V 2W9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-888-9911
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