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Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ

1639 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-5809
+1 714-990-4944
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“biscuits” (23 reviews)
“ribs” (40 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1639 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-5809
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We ate at Lucille's for the birthday of our son-in-law. As always the service was very good and the food was excellent. I had a sandwich with brisket and a hot link...excellent. I recommend it. Others had the pulled pork, tri tip, baby back ribs,...More

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Our daughter's birthday was on Sunday of Labor Day weekend and we had to change our picnic idea due to the extreme heat. We could have gone to a closer location in West Covina but their parking is terrible and because it's in a mall...More

Thank FlashbackFour
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went with the family, did not have a reservation but for a Tuesday night we did not see a need to reserve. We waited just a few minutes and our table was ready. It was cold in the main dining area, we asked for...More

Thank TJeerddejong
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Not terribly hungry, before movie lunch, we split a combo plate. Along with the 2 biscuits with honey butter, this was more than enough. St Louis Ribs, and Tri Tip... The Ribs were overall good, but a little tough and dry along the edges. Iced...More

Thank Iashutterbug
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We have been coming here for years, and have yet to be disappointed. It is usually quite busy, and for good reason. The tri tip sandwich is excellent. One of our party is a vegetarian and she loved the garden burger.

Thank Kirk F
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Cant believe I let myself be talked into eating here again... Slow service, Tough meats & high prices. Not much has changed her in last 10 yrs

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Lucille's has a very nice menu and is generally good bbq. But on more than one occasion, I've felt like we got yesterday's meat. My wife had the tri tip sandwich on a Friday night, I had St. Louis ribs. Both were a little dry,...More

Thank Steve P
Rebekah G, Guest Relations Manager at Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi Steve, thanks for the review. I am really sorry to hear about the quality of meat you received on your visit. We would love to follow up with you: please email us at guestconcerns@lucillesbbq.com. Looking forward to hearing from you!

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Lucille's BBQ Smokehouse restaurant was a wonderful place to celebrate my husband's birthday! We both ordered the tri tip, which was sooooo delicious!! Peach cobbler dessert: yummyyyyy.

Thank Lena K
Reviewed 30 May 2017

You can never go wrong with Lucille's. This place in Brea provided great service and quality food at very reasonable prices during our visit. We were seated as soon as we walked in and our food was prepared quickly without sacrificing taste and the overall...More

Thank Ernie S
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We made reservations for 16 people at 3pm on Mothers Day. I forgot that we needed a high chair for my newest a Granddaughter. When we arrived there was no problem! We were at our table by 3:05 and had a great family gathering in...More

Thank Kimberlee L
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Response from flyingrohit | Reviewed this property |
They do have take out but you should call in advance for your order because it does take some time to cook. Hope you enjoy it !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1639 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-5809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Brea
  • Phone Number: +1 714-990-4944
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