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Whole Hog Cafe

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2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202
+1 501-664-5025
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Whole Hog is my go to place when visiting Little Rock. We have eaten there many times. They have won many awards, displayed in the restaurant. Simple decor focused on food rather than creature comforts, but worth the trip. Their shredded pork, ribs, or pork sandwhich is worth the trip. They have several different sauces served separately from mild to... More 

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Thank Dwight M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One pork baked potato with 2 and 3 and a big pork salad with 6, perfect! The Q is great however you get it, and you will find your taste in the 6 sauces, mix and match as you see fit😊

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Thank Mike H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I eat here on a regular basis. I love the Chicken. The servings are large so we usually get two meals and share between our family of 4.

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Thank Roger P
San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Little Rock for just one night, and I was yearning for some BBQ, something not so easy to get in Southern California. I actually read up on the restaurant in Trip Advisors, so thought I would give it a try. Got there, and decided on the Whole Hog platter, with one substitution - I got a sample... More 

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Thank JBeedo
Dallas
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meats are excellent. We bought the meat here to serve at our daughter's wedding. Potato salad is also unique and very good.

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Thank maxxflatt
Little Rock, Arkansas
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88 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't beat the menu, walk to or from theater, no extra driving or parking. It's casual. Find something good to eat and drink for all ages. Eat in or take out. Pulled pork sandwiches stacked high, choice of various barbecue sauces. Best potato salad ever!

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Thank mymeme0226
Russellville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely my favorite bar-b-que restaurant of any I have enjoyed. The meats are tasty and flavorful and the sides are the best! Love everything in the menu!!

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Thank Johnny M
Memphis, Tennessee
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152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small chain, the Whole Hog Cafe' was started by a BBQ Team that won top honors for several years in the Memphis in May World Championship Barbeque Cooking Contest. Some might say:: "That's as strong as hog's breath!" My order @ is usually either:: 1/2 Slab Wet Ribs $10.99 OR Pulled Pork Sandwich Plate with 2 Sides $8.49 A... More 

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Thank ChanEvan
arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a party of 17 family members gathering to eat. They were eager to assist us in all setting close. Plenty of room and very attentive staff. The BEST part about this restaurant for me was the gluten free choices.

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Thank msperkey
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

The pulled pork plate is the stuff of dreams, especially when you eat inside and get to play with six different types of sauces. Don't forget the potato salad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2516 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72202
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-664-5025

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