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Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar

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27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
9028433486
Today
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dessert, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 63
    Excellent
  • 53
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 7
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  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The neighborhood Bar

Great fish and chips. Good place to relax. Service good. Atmosphere is Pub Grub with good food and reasonable prices. Open late for dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
William C
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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English first
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Great fish and chips. Good place to relax. Service good. Atmosphere is Pub Grub with good food and reasonable prices. Open late for dinner.

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Burlington, Ont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I went there for lunch. Nothing fancy. The food is basic, tasty, with good portions at a reasonable price. You can't go wrong.

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Truro, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is a great spot to get a tasty and reasonably priced lunch. I have yet to get a meal I didn't like. I don't know who the chef is, but whoever it is, they really know what they're doing! I've been there several times for lunch, as well as a few times for supper, and have never been disappointed.... More 

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Calgary
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Food is fantastic and the helpings are large. The atmosphere is quaint and the staff are very friendly. Lunch menus are good. A great place for the family.

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Fredericton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I ate here with three friends, for dinner on a Friday night. We arrived around 7 pm. The place was packed, and we ended up just cleaning off our own table and sitting down. It took 20 minutes for someone to notice us, 15 minutes for our drinks to arrive, and nearly an hour for our food. The food was... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This is a regular stop for my family. Half of us have the fish & chips and the boys feast on the biggest, tastiest, house smoked St. Louis ribs around. Their fish & chips got even better. They now use 100% Nova Scotia wild haddock and it's processed right here at home. The flavor is so fresh and tasty. The... More 

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Nova Scotia
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Our first experience here was during a New Year's Eve party. We were impressed with the service, the food and atmosphere! Clean, warm and friendly. Our subsequent visits were equally on par. Nothing fancy here but rustic, and relaxed. We will definitely go back again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I dine here quite often , the service is always excellent and the food is delicious and reasonably priced ! Excellent atmosphere altogether I would highly recommend trying it out for yourselves !!

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Truro, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Four of us arrived for supper and it took a long time to get waited on and served the food was good .Cheerfull atmosphere but very busy .the food was reasonable priced !

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Dartmouth, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We went to Roadside for supper Saturday Jan. 17, 2015. Drove the hour for a great meal, again. We had pasta and I went with the steak. Both meals were fantastic along with the service. The price is reasonable for the meals. We both enjoy the drive from the city to Truro and supper at Roadside Willie's. The desert, coconut... More 

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Additional Information about Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar

Address: 27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
Phone Number: 9028433486
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 8:00 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
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: 9028433486

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?