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Smoke BBQ House

Little Italy
Barbecue, Canadian
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291 Harbord St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1G7, Canada
17:00 - 23:00
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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The food is excellent but takes a while to get to you. The waitres who greated us was very rude. Wasn't impressed that we didn't have reservations and made us seat ourselves in the back. But our service waitress redeemed the place. She was personable, attentive and made great suggestions. Her name is Penelope and she is great. Pulled pork... More 

Thank Iamatravellingirl
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129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Rustic setting and ambiance. Good brisket and ribs. I enjoyed the Texas brisket. Reasonable prices and good service. Good spot for dinner before a club.

Thank Alan N
London, Canada
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189 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 409 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Enjoyed being welcomed by Tony ! Fabulous plates don't leave you hungry Corn beef was of favourite !!! Liz was a great server, We will see you again:)

3 Thank islandlorna2
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

We were in the mood to dig into some ribs and my buddy suggested this place! Upon arrival the smell of bbq permeates right through the front door. Prior to ordering I actually said I am salavating. We ordered the sampler for 2 and a rack of baby back ribs. The meat comes out dry rubbed and they provide you... More 

Thank CgpPetrow
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I checked out Smoke Bourbon with a friend recently after reading many reasonable reviews. The experience started off well enough with the very pleasant and friendly waitress / hostess, who took the time to explain the menu, specials and all the different sauces. With that out of the way, we got our food orders in. We ordered the gumbo and... More 

1 Thank Alex L
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106 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Boy I love this place. From the warm "Welcome" reception at the door to the smiling waitresses that will help you have a feast. Have you ever tried their Louisianna Gumbo soup. It is delicious and is so packed full of hearty ingredients, it can be a meal on itself. One of my fave soups anywhere. Would eat that for... More 

Thank Superstar070707
Toronto, Canada
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109 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2014

A friend that I had not seen in months wanted to meet for dinner on a Sunday evening. He loves meat, so I suggested we do BBQ for dinner. Normally I would go to a restaurant that I know will be good, like Smoque N' Bones on Queen West, but on this particular evening, I was feeling under the weather,... More 

4 Thank Itanni
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Great value for your money, awesome customer service! I definitely will be going back. I would recommend going with a big group, they have a family platter for $80 and you can choose 4 mains and 5 sides.

1 Thank bnieto_11
Parlin, New Jersey
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2 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2014

We were on a road trip from NY to see Yankees and enjoy Toronto. We made some wrong turns after eating in Little Italy and saw the Smoke Bourbon Bar-B-Q House. It looked good so we planned to eat there the following night. It was great. The baby back and Texas ribs were delicious. The sides ( mac & cheese,... More 

Thank jdkusa
Toronto, Canada
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Caution: when ordering the platters, you get smaller portions and only the items identified with a '*' on the menu are eligible (which greatly restricts the options). We did not see this on the menu, at least it wasn't obvious and we had to change our order. The waitress mixed up our drink orders, wasn't as attentive as one would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Barbecue, Canadian
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 Harbord St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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