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Bel Air Cedar Resort | 6607 Main Street, Oliver, British Columbia V0H 1T9, Canada
+1 250-535-3700
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Cash Only, Free Off-Street Parking, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Food, Takeout
Description: Southern Barbeque at its best!

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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 BBQ stop

This was the first time at Hammer's and it was delicious. We had pulled pork buns, which were full of meat, and the sauces were great. It is a little BBQ food truck off the highway, at the park in Oliver. There was a nice picnic table in the shade, where we enjoyed our meal. The owner is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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West Kelowna, Canada
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West Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

This was the first time at Hammer's and it was delicious. We had pulled pork buns, which were full of meat, and the sauces were great. It is a little BBQ food truck off the highway, at the park in Oliver. There was a nice picnic table in the shade, where we enjoyed our meal. The owner is friendly, and... More 

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Oliver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Not fancy pants. Reliable, delicious smoked pork (and brisket on thursdays), with a variety of perfect homemade sauces to choose from. Yum. Can't wait until he opens for summer 2015 in a couple of weeks!

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Oliver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love the sandwiches/wraps and the assortment of sauces from which to choose. Baked beans are a great side. However, I have found consistency lacking at times. I've had a couple of very dry sandwiches - the meat dry and hard to chew. Other than that - when they're great, they're great. Located on the lawn of Bel Air Cedar... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Amazing pulled pork sandwich and very reasonably priced! The white sauce was amazing and very refreshing coleslaw! I'd definitely go back!

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Airdrie, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

So the pork was good. The man cooking and selling was by far one of the least enjoyable personalities we have ever come across in the service industry. He was out of ribs. The beans seemed to have been poured out of a kidney bean can, and heated. He closed shop early, and wouldn't serve two sets of customers who... More 

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Sam T, Owner at Hammer's House of Hog, responded to this review

Sorry to hear about your experience at Hammer's. I'm not sure which day you visited although I do know that I was sold out early Wednesday, Thursday and Friday this last week of the season. As is common in making barbeque, when you're out, you're out. I have a certain capacity on the two smokers and when sold out of... More 

Sant Pol de Mar, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

A simple roadside trailer and a single picnic table are the humble abode of this seasonal provider. Note that our Google Map search put it in the wrong location, so best follow the address (near the south end of town, in front of Bel Air). Our timing is lucky as he shuts down at the end of the week (last... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

The food was excellent. Went there three times this season. The pulled pork and the ribs were amazingly good.

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Kamloops, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I read the reviews here, we have been visiting this area at least once a year for about the last 8 years and hadn't stopped at this roadside eatery, but after reading the reviews, we put it on our agenda. First the hours get reduced in the shoulder season and we weren't aware so our first date planned to try,... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Hammer's House of Hog is rated #1 for good reason. The pulled pork sandwich (we had ours as a wrap) was the best we've ever had. The coleslaw and beans were average but didn't detract from the enjoyment of the meal. Future trips to Oliver won't be complete without a stop at Hammer's!!

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rhnaks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My wife read about this place so we drove up from Osoyoos to find it. Well, we actually drove by twice before we found it because it's basically a tiny trailer shack just off the side of the road. That said, we order a pull pork sandwich and an order of ribs. We found the sandwich good but the ribs... More 

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Additional Information about Hammer's House of Hog

Address: Bel Air Cedar Resort | 6607 Main Street, Oliver, British Columbia V0H 1T9, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-535-3700
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Oliver
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 12
Cuisine: Barbecue

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  • Address: Bel Air Cedar Resort | 6607 Main Street, Oliver, British Columbia V0H 1T9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Oliver
  • Phone Number: +1 250-535-3700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 12
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Description

Southern Barbeque at its best!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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