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Hogtown Smoke

#1,636 of 7,227 Restaurants in Toronto
$$ - $$$Barbecue, American,
55 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
+1 416-691-9009
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“beef ribs” (2 reviews)
“mac cheese” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Barbecue, American, Canadian, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
55 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I stumbled on this place by accident and it's now my favorite spot in Toronto. The food is the best place to start because it's proper barbecue. The smoked meats in particular are delicious (I believe everything is smoked on site) and the sides compliment...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This place was great! There was only one server, who was also the hostess, so service was a little slow, but we weren’t in a rush. Had the St Louis Ribs and Mac & Cheese. Both were delicious! Burnt end sandwich and poutine were good...More

Thank fidget013
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for your visit and review! We sincerely appreciate the kind words, our goal is to always make sure our guests leave happy and full of great BBQ! We're glad you enjoyed our St Louis Ribs, Mac and Cheese, Burnt...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018

I've been back to Hogtown Smoke several times now and it gets better every time. They really have created some of the most innovative BBQ in this entire city. Always cooked to perfection and with really unique flavors, across every dish on the menu ......More

Thank JBAToronto
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you so much for this amazing review! We sincerely appreciate the kind words and your visit, our goal is to always make sure our guests leave happy and full of great BBQ! We're glad to know you tried all our dishes and that you...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Some many mouth watering choices, your first visit is best to go with a group so you can sample as many of the dishes as possible. Even the appetizers are so delicious sounding you will want to try them all. For newbies, your waiter will...More

Thank TObill
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi there Bill! Thank you so much for this awesome review! We're so happy to know you enjoyed all our appetizers, service, decor and staff. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

No calorie counting here! Let loose and enjoy ... The food was delicious. Service was good. We enjoyed tasting the various BBQ sauces with our appetizers, then with our dinners. Yum yum yum. We all enjoyed our meals very much ... Turkey sandwich, ribs, brisket...More

Thank LindaCC_10
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you so much Linda! We sincerely appreciate the kind words and your visit, our goal is to always make sure our guests leave happy and full of great BBQ! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I ordered side ribs, beef ribs and pulled pork for the Canada Day long week-end. The meat was delicious and moist. Not too dry. We were given the choice of French fries or chips. The French fries were just okay.More

Thank CyndeeLaw
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi there! Thank you for your visit and feedback, we appreciate it! While we're glad you enjoyed our ribs, beef ribs and pulled pork, we're sorry to hear your french fries we're just ''ok''. Had we known you were not enjoying your fries at the...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

A colleague chose this place while we were all in town for work and we spent a pleasant evening here. Service was good, typically Canadian being friendly and informal, right for the setting. The drinkers in the party enjoyed the cocktails and beer on offer....More

Thank Denniselite67
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Hi there! Thank you for your visit and this great review! We work hard to make sure every customer has a great meal and good service; so it's great to hear this was your experience! Your kind words are sincerely appreciated and we hope you'll...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went for dinner here and had a great time. She had previously been to the location in the beaches but enjoyed this location more. We ordered an assortment of meats with fries and the purple slaw. Everything was delicious. Service was...More

Thank TheCalkins
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Hi there! Thank you so much for your visit and for this awesome review! We're glad you and your friend enjoyed our Colborne location and that everything was delicious. We're sorry to hear about the slow service, we are definitely working on it. We hope...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

I have actually eaten here several times and been too busy for a review. Eaten the side and back ribs, brisket, turkey, chicken, rib tips and beef rib. Everything is very tasty and I highly recommend it. We actually took the work staff here for...More

Thank Steve P
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Hi Steve! Thank you so much for your several visits and awesome review! We sincerely appreciate the kind words, our goal is to always make sure our guests leave happy and full of great food, that includes our vegetarian friends too! Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

We attended hog town on Colborne Street with friends. The atmosphere is great and you can see the BBQ area in the kitchen and all of the smokers but unfortunately thats the only excitement we got. The food was bleh! simple and basic! The seats...More

Thank Cezar B
Ana Patricia B, Public Relations Manager at Hogtown Smoke, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Hi Cezar! We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us! What was it about the food you did not like? Had we known you were not enjoying your experience at the time, we would have done everything possible to fix...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Barbecue, American, Canadian, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-691-9009
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