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Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar

) #9 of 76 Restaurants in Truro $$ - $$$ , American,
27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
+1 902-843-3486
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:00All hours
Pub, American, Bar, International, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Jennifer Drive, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 6M5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I ate here twice while in town. I had some excellent fish and chips, a classic dish while here. The food is excellent and plentiful and the service is efficient.

Thank 507adventurelover
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great little hidden gem in Bible Hill right by the bowling ally. Good burgers and fish and chips. Good nachos too.

Thank Shahzad D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by after reviewing our Truro lunch options on Trip Advisor, our choice of Roadside Willies Smokehouse & Bar was amazing. Our server was great, and our sandwiches were dynamite. Would highly recommend the Smoked Chicken or especially the Cuban Sandwich, and what ever...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Always friendly servers and the owners are often onsite. The food is great and they go out of their way to ensure you are happy with your meal.

Thank Jay_in_NS
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

First visit. Enjoyed the food and the atmosphere, the service OK. definitely will return to try more menu items.

Thank zjnever2many
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

First time in... highly impressed. Large restaurant/pub style establishment. Tons of parking. Spacious. Friendly staff. Delicious choices. Large portions. Best seafood-stuffed mushroom caps. Will definitely return.

Thank Marie-Gisele A
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant to grab a bite in the middle of the afternoon. Trip advisor pointed us towards this place and it turned out to be fantastic. Nice atmosphere, incredible food and a very nice server (Delaney I think). She was by...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to herald in the new year. Service was excellent, food was buffet style and there was lots of great choices. Loved the seafood casserole. Great party atmosphere great time had by all.

1  Thank Buck W
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Haddock was delicious and perfectly cooked, Service was excellent, my friends enjoyed their meals as well. Friendly atmosphere.

Thank Katherine C
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Had medical appointment in Truro, based on reviews thought we would try Willies. Very disappointed, we both had Fish & Chips, plate contained about 12 chips each, fish was not cooked, when batter was removed fish was soggy and uncooked. Not a good experience, will...More

1  Thank mdevine557
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
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
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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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