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Localfolk Smokehouse

) #12 of 24 Restaurants in Waitsfield ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Barbecue
9 Vt Route 17, on the corner of Routes 17 and 100, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7309
+1 802-496-5623
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (29 reviews)
“cornbread” (6 reviews)
“smoked meat” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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9 Vt Route 17, on the corner of Routes 17 and 100, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7309
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Reviews (92)
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Stopped by for dinner after skiing with the kids. The pulled pork sandwich was awesome!! My 13-year old had the best country fried chicken and gravy "in my life". Video games for the kids and great selection of craft beers.

Thank H2352SQ
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner when we couldn't get a table at Flatbread. Saw mixed reviews, but thought we'd try it. Was just okay. Got the pulled pork -- not dry like other reviews mentioned, but came out Luke warm at best. Definitely didn't taste like...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Good food, good beer, attentive staff and a large screen TV to watch Superbowl. Need I say more? Yes, Trip Advisor says I have to. Haven't they heard of a succinct review?

Thank Jejoma
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The place opened at 5 , they did initially accommodate a party of 12 which grew to 19. We asked for an additional table , but the staff refused, even though the crown coming in wasn't that large. Typical apps, 1 LB wing size gives...More

Thank Valentibruno
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We went during the off season, so the place was less crowded than I imagine it is in ski season or in summer. Food is decent. Excellent selection of craft beers and sipping whiskey. Friendly service. It seemed like this was a place frequented by...More

Thank SuzanneNH72
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I'm from Texas so I have high standards when it comes to barbecue. The ribs I would definitely eat again they could be cooked a little bit longer though. the pulled pork I would definitely stay away from it tasted funny ! it wasn't warm...More

Thank bonnie4440
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Outstanding BBQ and an amazing selection of beers on tap. Very popular judging from the crowd. Recommend the ribs!

Thank EstaireP
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing.... the best burger I have ever had.... real French fries(hand cut)..... great local seen. Ted the bartender was great.

Thank Harkin B
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is a true local spot...the meat is freshly smoked....We had fresh smoked wings, outstanding! Tuesday night special 5$ burgers...their meet supports local farmers grass fed non gmo...absolutes amazing!

Thank Kaitlin M
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I went with 6 guys. We have all had different experiences with Smoked BBQ. The Smoked meats were marginal. The meats were dry, dry , dry. Brisket was dry and tough, chicken ok and ribs were fatty. It seemed like the ribs needed more time...More

Thank Eldorado850
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Vt Route 17, on the corner of Routes 17 and 100, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7309
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-5623
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