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102 Wisconsin Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2303
406-863-9895
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 66
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good Lunch

Decided to try the Piggy Back Barbeque on a whim without any recommendations. Glad we did. I ordered the turkey sandwich and my husband got the hamburger with brisket mixed in with the beef. We both enjoyed. Small restaurant that makes it easy to socialize with staff and other customers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
srich007
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jacksonville, fl
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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147 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
jacksonville, fl
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Decided to try the Piggy Back Barbeque on a whim without any recommendations. Glad we did. I ordered the turkey sandwich and my husband got the hamburger with brisket mixed in with the beef. We both enjoyed. Small restaurant that makes it easy to socialize with staff and other customers. Friendly, clean and good food.

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Marietta, Georgia
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Found this restaurant on restaurant.com. It was a quaint little place. Tried the pork sandwich and brisket chili. The meat was so flavorful and tender. Great sandwich. Also the ribs and fries. Ribs were okay. Nice flavor but a little too smokey tasting. The fries were small rounds - really great. I really liked the brisket chili too. Nice broth... More 

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Fort McMurray, Alberta Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Good food, especially the cornbread. Big portions, could probably share they are so big. Ribs were nice and tender, little greasy but that's sometimes ribs. Great flavour. Loved the casual atmosphere.

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arbor vitae,wi
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

What a find!! A quaint little place with simply great barbecue!! We especially loved the brisket, potato salad, and beans.

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Canada
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Love the food here. It's changed a bit, servers to the table and a much larger menu. Food is always great, huge portions. But I do miss the $1 Pabst Blue Ribbon!!!

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Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Low key joint with great food. We loved our burger and BLT and the sweet potato fries! Nice selection of local beer and decent selection of wine.

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whitefish
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129 reviews 129 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

it's located just over the viaduct from the city center...a short walk if on foot. The atmosphere is a perfect match for a BBQ restaurant. The selling point, BBQ ribs, however, were a big disappointment as they appeared great but were very tough. Except for the baked beans, the sides were mediocre. Surely it was just an off night.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We had the variety platter! Ribs, beef, chicken, pulled pork! Huge helping for 5 people - we had leftovers and took some home with us! The hushpuppies, coleslaw and potatoes are mouth watering! Yummy! Great after been skiing food!! The wine and beer very reasonably priced. Has become a favorite stop for us, been there 2 times - loved it!

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Calgary, Canada
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We stopped into this little gem for dinner and it's exactly what you would expect of a bbq place. A converted house, this joint is busy from supper time till close. It's a mellow, laid back, could-be-backyard-picnic kind of atmosphere. But you're coming here for the food. We had the pulled pork and brisket sandwiches. They were melt-in-your-mouth delicious. The... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We tried Piggyback January 4. It was quiet most of the holiday travelers had left. The service was good. I had pulled pork and brisket platter. The pulled pork was good the brisket was a bit tough but edible. I enjoyed the beans and potato salad as my sides. Our service was good and I would return to try more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 102 Wisconsin Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937-2303
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Whitefish
  • Phone Number: 406-863-9895

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 21
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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