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Smokin Joe's Ribhouse

2504 E Central Ave, Bentonville, AR 72712-5656
+1 479-254-8383
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (50 reviews)
“rib dinner” (6 reviews)
“pulled pork” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar
$$ - $$$
2504 E Central Ave, Bentonville, AR 72712-5656
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was okay. Nothing special and luke warm at best. The waitress was very nice and attentive. We got our food quickly and the prices are decent.

Thank Lindsey B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch and it took them almost 45 min to get us our burgers and when asked about our food we where avoided. Rude staff and no manager on duty and when I actually got to speak to the GM he was rude...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The food at Smokin Joes is always good. I eat here about once a week. The service however is poor. It takes at least 5 minutes for a server to come take your drink order. If they could just hire more staff or have the...More

Thank JaimeAR03
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We both ordered the above platter with mac-cheese and slaw. The dinner came out promptly and hot. The BBQ sauce appears to be based on dark molasses and dark brown sugar. This isn't my personal favorite but tasted better than it looked. They had a...More

Thank Cranbog
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stop in while our daughter was in a SB Tournament. Great staff and great BBQ. Our waitress was exceptional. Ribs were tender and bologna was great! I'm pretty picky about BBQ. This place will not disappoint. Highly recommend. Portions were nice and not over priced....More

Thank tgray67
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The half slab of ribs melt in your mouth. Some of the best and biggest BBQ ribs in the area. My wife and I split the order and took two ribs home.

Thank 50-and-retired
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We have regularly gone to Smokin Joes for the past 15 years and it just gets better all the time!! Highly recommended for family night out!!

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Great BBQ. Literally everything was good. The service was spectacular. Everyone was so sweet. I had the pulled pork, chopped brisket, and sausage. Very good.

Thank ValarieS311
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Waited over 30 minutes to be seated at 12:15 finally seated about 12:40, host seated a single man at another booth at the same time he seated me. I was still waiting to see a waitress when I noticed the man already had his drink,...More

Thank Kathy3
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Our food was very good, great portion & worth the wait. I'm not a fan of vintage atmosphere, especially on gloomy days. TMI.

Thank Deedeear
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:30
10:45 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2504 E Central Ave, Bentonville, AR 72712-5656
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Bentonville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-254-8383
  • E-mail