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Hammered Hog

#353 of 2,519 Restaurants in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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3128 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7115
+1 602-992-3700
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 21:00
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an OK early dinner. The service was friendly. The food was only average. My understanding is that they do a great breakfast service.

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Thank mikececil
Phoenix, Arizona
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Stopped in for a bite during a Saturday errands day. Looks like a dive bar from outside but it is really more resto than dive bar. Great BarbQ w western style sauces. Pudding shots were of particular interest to my partner and she loved them. (they serve theirs frozen!) The BBQ pork is very good, moist and tender smoked just... More 

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Thank jasman79
Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is not a fancy restaurant but the food is delicious. They have really good lunch specials and the bloody mary's are $4.00 and delicious.

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Thank robaby424
Henderson, Nevada
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have eaten in BBQ places in Texas,Memphis,St. Louis & even North Carolina. Each had it's own style & recipes. The Hammered Hog rates high on beans, cheesy grits and Slides. I found the ribs tender but a little dry without the sauce. I'm told the jalapeno poppers were great but more than I could handle. Prices were reasonable, staff... More 

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Thank pbarney2014
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My friends and I go and try new places for breakfast all over the valley once a month. At the recommendation of a friend who was there the weekend before, we settled on the Hammered Hog for our January meet up. When you pull it up, expect to be pulling up to a saloon. We got there right at 9am... More 

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Thank Jojosgirl23
Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We were in the area after a day of running errands and not so inclined to return home and make dinner. Friends had referred to the Hammered Hog as a reasonable alternative for an evening meal. They were spot on. We were greeted by a friendly wait staff and guided through the extensive selection of menu items. We started with... More 

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Thank sdm4784
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Don't let the outside fool you. This place has excellent BBQ!! Pecan wood smoked meats and fish, just the right amount of smoke on the meat and so tender. The family platter we order for 3 people had 4 meats, 4 sides and corn muffins. We could have fed another 2 people. There was plenty of food! The ribs were... More 

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Thank Jaybirdsml
Phoenix
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I place an order to go and got the Popcorn Pig, Catfish Platter and the Peach Cobbler. I loved the Popcorn Pig, make sure to get the hot BBQ sauce it's amazing. I got the Catfish Platter with hush puppies and mashed potatoes on the side. The catfish was a bit salty, the hush puppies are huge, and the potatoes... More 

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Thank kmmate
Prescott, Arizona
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245 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

It would be so easy to overlook this or pass on it because there really isn't any curb appeal. If you like bbq, though, that would be a mistake. I ordered the tips and a garden side salad. The tips are an appetizer and the size was a surprise. Half came home with the other half of the big salad.... More 

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Thank vikitorisedona
Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Have you ever had Nachos with BBQ beef? Well if that interest you, then this is the place to go! Wonderful nachos, with wonderful BBQ on it. Truly some of the best nachos I have ever eaten!! :) If nachos are not your thing, then try their platter, they have a couple of different sizes and great sides to go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3128 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7115
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-992-3700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?