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Whole Hog Cafe & Catering

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2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202-2116
501-664-5025
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Takeout

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  • 26
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great dinner

Laid back atmosphere get staff and food is good too! Moist and not too smoky! We had the ribs chicken and pulled pork potato salad, baked beans and cheesy corn. Definitely would recommend and visit again!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
Kerri B
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Joplin, Missouri
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Joplin, Missouri
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Laid back atmosphere get staff and food is good too! Moist and not too smoky! We had the ribs chicken and pulled pork potato salad, baked beans and cheesy corn. Definitely would recommend and visit again!

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Hampton, Arkansas
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Great selection of all types of bbq meat's. I have great sides, especially the potato salad. Great food, friendly staff and great atmosphere ! I shall return !!

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NLR
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The best BBQ restaurant in the South (just look at the hundreds of trophies in NLR location that prove me right !!) World Champions !! My favorite is the pork loin platter with #6 sauce, Pot Salad plus a brownie and a beer !! You will only find them up North at one location in New Jersey (Best in all... More 

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Maumelle, Arkansas, United States
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I've been eating at Whole Hog Cafe for well over 10 years now. They truly are the best in Little Rock! And in the top 5 of BBQ in the state, in my opinion. The selection of sauces offers plenty to please all palettes, their service is great at each location I've been to, the food is always just as... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Great, quick BBQ. Fantastic flavors and service. Their potato salad is so wonderful! Several locations and the service is fast and accurate.

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Laguna Niguel, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

First time in Little Rock and found this spot. Glad we stopped in because the food was great. Had the 4 Bone Ribs and the Pulled Pork and it was really good. The potato salad was also very good, thick, but good! Baked beans were also good. I would eat here again in a heartbeat and try other things on... More 

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Chiang Mai Province, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

I amost forgot a an out this place I was in little rock any a time and he Southern hospitality and them hogs are fantastic heck with a University mascott of a Wild bore hog why shouldnt they there Hogs well ...This truly was Southetn style eating ....great job gang......CrabcakeRex21040

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My co-workers and I sprint over for lunch on weekends sometimes. Service is generally fast. The pulled pork is crusty and delicious and they have an overwhelming number of sauces at the table with nice little descriptions on them. I love the one that has mustard in it (and vinegar too I believe). The potato salad is the best of... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

My family went here for the high reviews it received, but I don't know why it received such high ratings. I would give this more of 3 1/2 stars. Staff wasn't too friendly and when asked for recommendations, they were as helpful as a screen door on a submarine. Highlights were it was close to our hotel, prices were decent,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This place has great barbeque and absolutely the best potato salad. I love it. I have eaten here many times and would go back in a heartbeat.

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Additional Information about Whole Hog Cafe & Catering

Address: 2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202-2116
Phone Number: 501-664-5025
Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202-2116
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: 501-664-5025

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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