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Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar

Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
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Ranked #8 of 79 Restaurants in Truro
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Halifax, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 NEW

We decided to go here for our anniversary. We walked in and the restaurant was busy. There was no sign saying please wait to be seated or the opposite, please seat yourselves. Lots of employees rushing by us but no hostess to come great us. It felt like we were standing in the way. After waiting a few minutes and... More

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Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

average food and portions, noisy (it is a bar!). Traveling companion asked for a top shelf gin which they did not carry. Service slow but we were not in a rush...

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Truro, Canada
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

At a family farewell party, the restaurant was very accommodation with a constant change in numbers for the reservation. Server was very nice and very understanding with the changing situation.

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Truro
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have been visiting Roadside Willie's for lunch several times a year for the past several years. We used to think that the fish and chips were the best we had ever had in Truro, despite a claim to that effect from another local restaurant. However, the last two visits have been disappointing. Perhaps a new cook? The second last... More

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Buck667, Manager at Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. I do apologize that we failed to meet your expectations during your last visit. I would kindly ask that you provide me with more details so I can properly investigate your complaint. We have never offered a BBQ chicken breast meal, either on the menu or through a special, so... More

Regina, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We had the fish and chips which was really good. The waitress was very helpful and friendly. The restaurant was nice and close the B&B that were staying at.

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Truro, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This huge piece of fish is lightly breaded, crisp and delish! You can have a side salad if you don't feel like filling up on French fries,

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Vancouver, Canada
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134 reviews 134 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

If one is being honest, Roadside Willies really doesn't look like a bar, smokehouse or restaurant. Situated as part of the local bowling alley, it really doesn't look like much from the road and signage isn't great. The ambiance inside isn't much better with small windows, dark interior and tables, no booths, but we decided to stay anyways given that... More

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Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Based on the reviews on tripadvisor, I decided to go there with my parents. Mom had the best fish and chips. I had the shrimp fettuccini Alfredo. OMG, the shrimps were awesome. My dad had the huge hamburger (forgot the name...sorry,!) and the meat was fresh. The desserts were very good. The restaurant is located a bit far and was... More

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Buxton, England, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Great food with very generous proportions. There's a good selection of beers on tap and the food menu is extensive. The smoked ribs are highly recommended. The restaurant is spacious, well decorated and has good ambient music and lighting. The service was top dollar. I will definitely return.

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Truro, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Have been going to Willies for 7-8 years and have always left satisfied. Good value for money - a great little neighborhood restaurant. Try the fish and chips, it is great.

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Additional Information about Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar

Address: Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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