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Whole Hog Cafe

725 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3603
+1 505-247-0189
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (9 reviews)
“potato salad” (4 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
725 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3603
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We only had lunch here but I do believe they are open for dinner. Great BBQ. The pulled pork was so tender and delicious. I would recommend this place to any meat eater.

Thank chicorico
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This location has a certain charm that the others don’t. Along with BBQ perfection, the ambiance is fantastic! Downtown views, urban appeal, amazing food you can’t lose! If you are ready for something different in the world of BBQ, try the pulled pork nachos. So...More

Thank 646lindseyd
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A client selected this location and I arrived a little early for a 11:30 lunch. Virtually vacant. But a small lunch crowd filtered in. You order and pay at the counter and serve yourself drinks from the machine. I’m always impressed when they have Coke...More

Thank jeffdD785WW
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Found this place while looking for places to eat in Albuquerque. Pulled up and noticed the outside wasn't much but the food was outstanding. Great ribs, pulled pork, brisket, and chicken. Nothing disappointed and the service was amazing. Definitely a must if you're looking for...More

Thank Quinton S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Over a period of six months, I tried the brisket, the pulled pork, the sausages and the chicken. Travelers can choose the sauce that' most to their liking, which I appreciate. The sides I liked best were the mac and cheese, the potato salad and...More

Thank lirocapoce
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I had a pulled pork sandwich and a sante fe brewery brown ale. Will add it to my have-tos when one Albuquerque. .

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Whole Hog has it ALL. Great BBQ, 6 sauces to choose from, great sides (I loved the beans and the potato salad), and last but not least, they close with great tasting desserts (brownies, cobbler & more). I had the peach cobbler - Very tasty!...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a business engagement at the hospital. Construction zone on the street makes it a bit tough to get in BUT TRUST ME - IT'S WORTH IT! Brisket was insanely good on my BBQ salad. Folks, I eat BBQ all the time as...More

Thank Cristie W
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

During an 11 hour drive my friend and I decided we wanted barbecue. We asked Siri what the best barbecue restaurants were in Albuquerque and the Whole Hog made the list. The restaurant was conveniently almost at the freeway exit, had ample parking, and offered...More

Thank Thea W
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Whole Hog was across the street from our Hotel, Parq Central during our recent stay. We were a little nervous to be the only people there for lunch on a Saturday, but were told it was due to road construction. It was some great bbq!...More

Thank ClairML
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3603
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-247-0189
Whole Hog Cafe and Catering Company serve you and your friends our award winning Memphis style BBQ. Our smoked meats and traditional sides are prepared daily and have pleased BBQ lovers for over 25 years.
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