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Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar

$$ - $$$, American,
27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
+1 902-843-3486
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (42 reviews)
“ribs” (14 reviews)
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Pub, American, Bar, International, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's been a while since I've been to Willie's. We went with family members who wanted to bowl nexr door. I ordered the Willie's pizza. Crust can be ordered thick or thin style. I ordered thick and swapped out ham for banana peppers. The crust...More

Thank SteveKinNS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Penne Pasta with smoked breast of chicken is an excellent dish, flavourful and well portioned. The fish and chips is a pleasant meal at an economical price. Service was very good.

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Recently, three of us went to Roadside Willies & what a nice surprise to find fried clams as one of the daily specials. I quizzed our server, Layla, if it was "real" fried clams or just clam strips. She assured me that it was the...More

Thank SuncatcherTruro
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I went here specifically for their smoked meat sandwich. I found it priced relatively the same as other places however there was not much smoked meat in the sandwich and what there was was quite dry. Other plates I saw pass bye looked appetizing and...More

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 28 November 2017

the fish and chips are the best I have ever had it wasn't all batter but a nice thin batter and very crisp!.I was there with a group perfect for a group setting! the other people that didn't have fish and chips enjoyed their food...More

1  Thank swimmer127
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We eat at Willies on a regular basis as this is the best restaurant in Biblehill. The food is well prepared and tastes great, the service is very good. We highly recommend Roadside Willies.

Thank Edward P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A group of us had lunch last week & I ordered a "new-to-me " menu item which I had wanted to try for some time. The seafood dip with grilled flatbreads was so good & the added small Caesar salad was just perfectly satisfying.

Thank SuncatcherTruro
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I recently traveled to Truro Nova Scotia from the United Kingdom and thought I would try Roadside Willies Smokehouse and Bar. I was very happy that I did. The food was amazing, the staff were so friendly with nothing being too difficult. The atmosphere was...More

Thank jeremytosh
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We found ourselves on the road on Thanksgiving day and came to this restaurant in part because of the reviews. We were not let down. One of us had the very last special of the day - which was turkey with all the trimmings. The...More

Thank chrisKelowna_BC
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This gem is one of the best restaurant / bars I have ever been to. I would recommend it to all my family and friends. Go there if you can. A wonderful atmosphere.

Thank TMac864
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 902-843-3486
Independently owned and operated, Roadside Willies offers its valued patrons casual dining with a touch of class. Whether stopping by to unwind with your favorite beverage, or savoring a full course meal with family and friends, Roadside Willies offers up something for everyone. Our extensive menu features tastes from around the world. Enjoy incredible salads, appetizers, sandwiches, seafood, smokehouse favorites, pastas, gourmet pizza, desserts and more. We smoke our ribs and chicken in-house, over real hickory wood. Willie's philosophy is simple. Dining out should be an enjoyable and unrushed experience, in a cozy and intimate setting. Candle lit tables, a warm décor, tasteful music and friendly people create an inviting yet casual ambiance at Roadside Willies. Great people. Great atmosphere. Great food. Period. See you soon!
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