We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Hog's Breath Cafe

$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
32-36 Jetty Rd, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8376 3600
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

201 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 199: English reviews
Harlech, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the many eating places along Jetty Road in Glenelg but we plumped for this one so that we could eat on the first floor balcony! As it turns out the steak was excellent. Not pretentious and the staff were very helpful.

Thank trevord958
Millicent, Australia
Level Contributor
20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner tonight at Hogs Breath. Always great food at reasonable pricing. Started with the chicken tenders and moved on to the lamb rid and steak combo washed down with a beer. Both were cooked to perfection. Will be back

Thank Ricey0502
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in off the street on the Tour Down Under Street party night, the staff were very friendly and found us a table for 4 with little problem. Food was good, however, they could always serve more fries and the Sweet Potato wedges were a little under cooked. Apart from that it was pretty good.

Thank CraigS1974
Berri, South Australia
Level Contributor
75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was told to go here for the best steak ever. Well, I don't eat steaks but if the steaks are good then surely other choices would be too? No. A friend ordered the large steak and it came out small, thin and tough and paid over $30. What a waste. Very disappointed person. Others ordered the chicken and were... More 

Thank trippingtobali
Queensland, Australia
Level Contributor
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We didnt have a reservation and were later arriving. They seated us quickly and orders taken. Food was typical Hogs Breath (tasty) and all our table was happy.

Thank afair12
Bowden, Australia
Level Contributor
176 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

Quirky upstairs location. Good menu selection but limited choice of drinks (beers/wines). Relatively slow table service to order food and drinks but otherwise relatively efficient. Overall food acceptable quality but could be better for the price. Still worthy for a visit.

Thank Barossa-Epicure
Adelaide Hills, Australia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

3/3 disgusting meals tonight! Firstly, cold ribs, so cold that rib fat had become white and coagulated!! Had been warned in microwave. Second, bacon in salad raw, big chunks of fat throughout. Thirdly, kids burger, cold with raw onion throughout. All inedible, terrible waste of money! Used to be reliable and one of our favourites.

Thank KJN75
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Been coming to the Hogs for 10 years now as my daughters favourite restaurant but this time was the last. As others have reported the salad was drenched in dressing but the steak and ribs had either been warmed in the microwave or the hot plate was off. They were both cold. Makes you wonder if the food is all... More 

Thank STN73
Nathalia, Australia
Level Contributor
107 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Upstairs at the jetty end, the service is good, the fare good, & it was well-patronised on the evening we ate there. Go for the steak.

Thank John D
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

Very busy but very professional and the food was delicious. As good as the same franchise in Airlie Beach

Thank Seasonedtravellerwth

Travelers who viewed Hog's Breath Cafe also viewed

Glenelg, Greater Adelaide
Glenelg, Greater Adelaide

Been to Hog's Breath Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$17 - $26
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32-36 Jetty Rd, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8376 3600

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Hog's Breath Cafe and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Hog's Breath Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?