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Whole Hog Cafe

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2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202
15016645025
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Denver, Colorado
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had the brisket. It was good, the sauces were fine and varied, the bean were fine as well as the slaw. Nothing stood out to me as exceptional. Good but not great is how I'd describe it.

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Thank milpol69
Bryant, Arkansas
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Outside of ANY local vendor you can find, this place is by far the best chain BBQ in the state. The only issue is the absence of French fries which some people would say is a deal breaker...especially if you're taking kiddos. Purists would say that's a plus! Definitely a regular for the regulars and great BBQ for the passerby.

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Thank GrantMedford
Davenport, Iowa
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211 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate here on a Thursday evening. Place wasn't crowded at all. First time eating here. The reviews were good so decided to try it. Once I ordered and sat down, it took less than 5 minutes for them to call my number. Ordered the full rack of baby back ribs. It was pretty good. The sauce was delicious. I added... More 

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Thank #1Cubsfan
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whole Hog is my go to place when visiting Little Rock. We have eaten there many times. They have won many awards, displayed in the restaurant. Simple decor focused on food rather than creature comforts, but worth the trip. Their shredded pork, ribs, or pork sandwhich is worth the trip. They have several different sauces served separately from mild to... More 

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Thank Dwight M
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One pork baked potato with 2 and 3 and a big pork salad with 6, perfect! The Q is great however you get it, and you will find your taste in the 6 sauces, mix and match as you see fit😊

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Thank Mike H
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I eat here on a regular basis. I love the Chicken. The servings are large so we usually get two meals and share between our family of 4.

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Thank Roger P
San Diego, California
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89 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Little Rock for just one night, and I was yearning for some BBQ, something not so easy to get in Southern California. I actually read up on the restaurant in Trip Advisors, so thought I would give it a try. Got there, and decided on the Whole Hog platter, with one substitution - I got a sample... More 

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Thank JBeedo
Dallas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meats are excellent. We bought the meat here to serve at our daughter's wedding. Potato salad is also unique and very good.

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Thank maxxflatt
Little Rock, Arkansas
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88 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't beat the menu, walk to or from theater, no extra driving or parking. It's casual. Find something good to eat and drink for all ages. Eat in or take out. Pulled pork sandwiches stacked high, choice of various barbecue sauces. Best potato salad ever!

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Thank mymeme0226
Russellville
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely my favorite bar-b-que restaurant of any I have enjoyed. The meats are tasty and flavorful and the sides are the best! Love everything in the menu!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: 15016645025

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