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Hog's Breath Cafe

$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian
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32-36 Jetty Rd, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8376 3600
Today
11:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Queensland, Australia
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didnt have a reservation and were later arriving. They seated us quickly and orders taken. Food was typical Hogs Breath (tasty) and all our table was happy.

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Thank afair12
Bowden, Australia
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176 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quirky upstairs location. Good menu selection but limited choice of drinks (beers/wines). Relatively slow table service to order food and drinks but otherwise relatively efficient. Overall food acceptable quality but could be better for the price. Still worthy for a visit.

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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

3/3 disgusting meals tonight! Firstly, cold ribs, so cold that rib fat had become white and coagulated!! Had been warned in microwave. Second, bacon in salad raw, big chunks of fat throughout. Thirdly, kids burger, cold with raw onion throughout. All inedible, terrible waste of money! Used to be reliable and one of our favourites.

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Thank KJN75
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4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Been coming to the Hogs for 10 years now as my daughters favourite restaurant but this time was the last. As others have reported the salad was drenched in dressing but the steak and ribs had either been warmed in the microwave or the hot plate was off. They were both cold. Makes you wonder if the food is all... More 

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Thank STN73
Nathalia, Australia
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108 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Upstairs at the jetty end, the service is good, the fare good, & it was well-patronised on the evening we ate there. Go for the steak.

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Thank John D
Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very busy but very professional and the food was delicious. As good as the same franchise in Airlie Beach

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Thank Seasonedtravellerwth
Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

As the title suggests, we were served average food, with slow service, there is not much room in this restaurant, which makes it kind of uncomfortable, but the drinks are very nice, as are the potato skins, I am personally not a fan of children friendly restaurants (I was taken here for a celebratory dinner) so this was not enjoyable... More 

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Thank StephanieGrace18
South Australia, Australia
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967 reviews
484 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

The Hogs Breath Saloons are a franchise and some are bad and some great. The Glenelg is a great example of a great Hogs. It is one of the few early morning cafes for midweek Breakfast and is usually pretty full. We dropped in for breakfast and had the standard bacon and eggs with sourdough and home made tomato sauce.... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visited for dinner late on a Friday - we arrived after 9 so we weren't expecting to be served but they were happy to accommodate. Service was okay and we had to remind them about our entrees and drinks. Otherwise the food was really really good!

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Thank Carly Z
Singapore, Singapore
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Beef Medium was tender and juicy! We love the friendly feel when the waitress sat down at our table to introduce the dishes to us. Will visit again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 26
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32-36 Jetty Rd, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8376 3600

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