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Localfolk Smokehouse

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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9 Vt Route 17, on the corner of Routes 17 and 100, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7309
+1 802-496-5623
Today
16:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by for dinner after skiing with the kids. The pulled pork sandwich was awesome!! My 13-year old had the best country fried chicken and gravy "in my life". Video games for the kids and great selection of craft beers.

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Thank H2352SQ
Leominster, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner when we couldn't get a table at Flatbread. Saw mixed reviews, but thought we'd try it. Was just okay. Got the pulled pork -- not dry like other reviews mentioned, but came out Luke warm at best. Definitely didn't taste like it was smoked -- almost like it was cooked in a slow cooker. I've made... More 

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Thank Kim S
Letchworth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good beer, attentive staff and a large screen TV to watch Superbowl. Need I say more? Yes, Trip Advisor says I have to. Haven't they heard of a succinct review?

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Thank Jejoma
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57 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The place opened at 5 , they did initially accommodate a party of 12 which grew to 19. We asked for an additional table , but the staff refused, even though the crown coming in wasn't that large. Typical apps, 1 LB wing size gives you 8 little wings . Ribs were smoked but dry, pulled pork was decent on... More 

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Thank Valentibruno
Hudson, New Hampshire, United States
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We went during the off season, so the place was less crowded than I imagine it is in ski season or in summer. Food is decent. Excellent selection of craft beers and sipping whiskey. Friendly service. It seemed like this was a place frequented by locals, but that could have been because of when we went. It's a pretty large... More 

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Thank SuzanneNH72
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I'm from Texas so I have high standards when it comes to barbecue. The ribs I would definitely eat again they could be cooked a little bit longer though. the pulled pork I would definitely stay away from it tasted funny ! it wasn't warm and it had absolutely no flavor! And it was dry! Avoid the pulled pork at... More 

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Thank bonnie4440
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Outstanding BBQ and an amazing selection of beers on tap. Very popular judging from the crowd. Recommend the ribs!

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Thank EstaireP
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing.... the best burger I have ever had.... real French fries(hand cut)..... great local seen. Ted the bartender was great.

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Thank Harkin B
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is a true local spot...the meat is freshly smoked....We had fresh smoked wings, outstanding! Tuesday night special 5$ burgers...their meet supports local farmers grass fed non gmo...absolutes amazing!

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Thank Kaitlin M
Boston
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I went with 6 guys. We have all had different experiences with Smoked BBQ. The Smoked meats were marginal. The meats were dry, dry , dry. Brisket was dry and tough, chicken ok and ribs were fatty. It seemed like the ribs needed more time on the smoker, and the brisket needed to be kept moist more often The atmosphere... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Vt Route 17, on the corner of Routes 17 and 100, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7309
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-5623

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?