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Hog Tails BarBQue

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American, Barbecue, Southwestern
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645 Laurelwood Dr, Waterloo, Ontario N2V 2W9, Canada
+1 519-888-9911
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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Drayton, Canada
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40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Wow - Great take out... We ordered the BBQ platter and it was awesome. Best corn bread too! It is moist and delicious. All the meats were excellent. The restaurant tended well to the gluten allergies in our group.

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Thank Lori A
Toronto, Canada
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Reliably authentic, reliably good bbq. Surprising location, hidden away off the beaten path. Meat platters rule and really memorable collards are a highlight among the sides.

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Thank jeigh
Toronto, Canada
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229 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

A friend who ran a restaurant once mentioned that the most important rule of running a restaurant is keeping the flair consistent and I must admit that I have been most disappointed with what Hog Tails has become. The first couple of times we were there, the food and service was amazing. After that the service and food has gone... More 

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Thank Dinesh R
Toronto, Canada
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50 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

I ordered food from their catering menu for an event at work. The food was fantastic! I got great compliments for the choice. One of the attendees is a very big BBQ guy and he couldn't stop eating.

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Thank stephlo2016
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61 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was our second time getting Family Banquet takeout from this unique and very good for anyone that likes Southern BBQ. They also has a downtown Kitchener location and they cater.

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Thank Wray T
Groton, Connecticut
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Interesting memorabilia, helpful wait staff. chicken well cooked . Large serving size , French fries were limp and oily .

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Thank loub709
Toronto, Canada
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229 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Move over KFC, there is better player in town and the fried chicken they serve is a lot better in taste and quality. We have been there a couple of times and have always enjoyed the food. It is a small place and therefore can get quite crowded but well worth the sit-in. The buttermilk fried chicken pieces are amazing... More 

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Thank Dinesh R
Toronto, Canada
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

We drove out of our way to visit this place based on the menu posted on their website to try their specialty "Pig'sTails" -- a rare delicacy in this Germanic/Mennonite/Amish part of the Province. When we sat down in this modest and very basic facility in a local strip mall that consisted of a bar and tables for maybe 20... More 

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Thank Marshall3338
Alberta, Canada
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The brisket sandwich is top notch! Decent prices, friendly service, and fast! If I lived a little closer I would bring the family for dinner.

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Thank Aaron J
Kitchener
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Had an outstanding family meal here a few days ago. Everything from the best Hushpuppies ever (loved the Cajun Mayo too), excellent Blueberry beer to delicious meaty ribs and tender beef brisket. Service friendly and efficient as well. Highly recommend if your passion is southern barbeque !!!

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Thank KitchenerJoey

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?