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Haugen's Chicken Barbecue

$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Canadian
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13801 Highway 12, Port Perry, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-985-2402
11:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Ontario, Canada
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The food was just ok. This place is getting dated and loosing its charm. Remodel the exterior and the interior. Along with some food menu upgrades. You need a chef Ramsay makeover.

1 Thank Rick H
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I made a point of going there and were both somewhat disappointed in the quality of the food. Possibly we expected too much, but the chicken was so dry it was difficult to chew and swallow, left most of it on my plate and wasn't even asked if everything was ok, which it obviously wasn't. The fries... More 

1 Thank Robert F
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

No idea why locals love this place. The food does not taste as good as Swiss chalet, and the restaurant really needs an overhaul. I would never return.

1 Thank Winue
Belleville, Ontario, Canada
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I both got a chicken dinner. The fries were delicious, the chicken was delicious, my wife loved the bread. The dipping sauce for the chicken was not as good as i had hoped, but the overall experience was really good. Great service!

Thank Michael S
Sunderland, Canada
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Our waitress was awesome, great service, very quick, delicious food! I will certainly be back again!

Thank cottage76
Toronto, Canada
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441 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is more of an old fashion dining hall, though not one which is necessarily memorable. It has a good location, and the food is well cooked, but I am not sure if I would choose it over more popular and commercial options available.

Thank FirstCircle
Whitby, Canada
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Not bad for a local diner. Good ribs, good chicken. The place is dated. But the fries are great. Don't get the coleslaw. Great to go for the car night or bike night.

Thank Scotty M
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Still wondering how this restaurant made it on food TV !? Chicken was oven roasted and lacked any inclination to bbq'd crispy caramelized chicken skin and edges of the meat. Seriously nothing b to write home about. Mediocre food, hype for no reason. No different from.the rotisserie chain restaurants.

Thank Shane K
Markham, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

There were 5 of us dining in for a late dinner. We ordered quarter chickens, chicken and ribs combo. The chicken (dark meat) was tasty, moist and skin was crispy. The ribs was well seasoned, rich bbq flavor and delicious. We ordered the strawberry and coconut cream pies and these were very good too. The staff was very very nice... More 

Thank justzmee
Oshawa, Canada
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

No other words can describe this restaurant. Food is wonderful and lots of it. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank earmuffs59

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13801 Highway 12, Port Perry, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 905-985-2402

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?