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Localfolk Smokehouse

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9 Vt Route 17, on the corner of Routes 17 and 100, Waitsfield, VT 05673-7309
+1 802-496-5623
16:00 - 00:00
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Sun 13:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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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 3 weeks ago

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 

Thank SuzanneNH72
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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 

Thank bonnie4440
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

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

Thank EstaireP
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5 reviews
4 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.

Thank Harkin B
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5 reviews
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!

Thank Kaitlin M
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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 

Thank Eldorado850
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had the pleasure of dining here on the first night of our stay at the Tucker Hill Inn. The food was simple but very good, the owners are very friendly and engaging.

Thank Milly W
Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

If the locals are there it's a sure bet. BBQ shrimp & smokey wings with full Vermont beer taps to choose from, friendly staff!

Thank reenybrek
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We were only in town for 2 nights for a wedding and we ate here twice. The food was outstanding, the drinks were yummy, and the service was fantastic. The servers went above and beyond and went out of their way to be extra engaging with our 2-year-old daughter. Very clean, relaxed, and comfortable atmosphere. We will definitely return when... More 

Thank svsteves
Wantage, New Jersey
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92 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had a challenging day of hiking the Long Trail and wanted to just relax and have some good food. We had previously passed the Smokehouse and noticed the parking lot looked quite full. We ordered different dishes: burgers, pulled pork sandwiches -- I ordered the grilled chicken sandwich with cheese and onions and a side of grilled vegetables. It... More 

Thank charisma2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
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?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?