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Stuttering John's Smokehouse

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian
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1540 Highway 2, Courtice, Ontario L1E 2R6, Canada
+1 905-434-2444
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Whitby, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped by for take out and try their poutine after an ad I saw. Nice restaurant, clean and busy! Received order after approx 10min. Small cozy sitting/wait area enough for 4 people. Nice atmosphere and staff was friendly and pleasant. Upon opening this box you're greater with a wonderful smoke aroma...I'm salivating thinking of it.. Heaps of pulled pork on... More 

Thank PaulTheBeerGuy
Niagara Falls, Canada
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome bbq food! Menu provides lots of great bbq options - I went with brisket sandwich and it was fantastic! Highly recommend.

Thank Jon_Braithwaite
Courtice, Canada
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Best place to eat in Clarington!! The ribs are fantastic and the fries are yummy!! Thank you!! Chad and Tracy

Thank themountie1968
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I've been here tons of time and every time the food is to die for and the service is incredible! Highly recommend it to anyone who asks

Thank Kaelyn K
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Would you patronize a restaurant that in response to a complaint about a meal say: "the chef says he'll try to do better next time"? Or, when you follow-up with a polite and respectful letter directed to the manager or owner receive no response whatsoever? If your answer to these questions veers towards "No" you may want to consider a... More 

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CHEFJB, Manager at Stuttering John's Smokehouse, responded to this review

We are disappointed to see this review. We sent a follow up message in response to your facebook post, you may wish to check your facebook messenger inbox. This was our message. We received the letter in our door but did not see any other posts, our apologies for not responding sooner. We have spoken to your server that evening... More 

Oshawa, Canada
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39 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Just went to this restaurant the other day to try something new. Love the smoked meat! The smoker is outside near the parking lot so the smell is the first thing you notice about Stuttering John's and it's wonderful! The scenery to the north is very calming but if you want energy, just head out to the patio on the... More 

Thank Beverly589
Courtice, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This place was unorganized. My food was burnt. Poor bar selection. I wasn't happy with my experience over all. I usually try a place twice before I write a review but I can't see myself going back. Sorry

Thank newfiebytrade
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
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267 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Brought my niece and nephew here as they were visiting from Ottawa. We all loved the meal. The ribs were dynamite as were the sides. I love the nice family atmosphere and friendly service

Thank Dave O
Courtice, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice comfy feel, delicious pulled pork sandwich platter. Friend really enjoyed all the different unusual beers on the menu in this place... Not a regular beer in site...This makes them unique right...

Thank Natalie H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is by far my favourite restaurant. The food is amazing and the portions are huge. The price is amazing too.

Thank Marc H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 Highway 2, Courtice, Ontario L1E 2R6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Courtice
  • Phone Number: +1 905-434-2444

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