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Lucille's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que

40748 Winchester Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5524
+1 951-719-7427
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible14%
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“brisket” (3 reviews)
“bbq” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
40748 Winchester Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5524
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

What can I say about this place but B.. B.. Q.. If you don't want to cook and want a hearty meal, this is the place to be! Every time we come to the mall we smell this place but we either have a movie...More

Thank ByMrsTucker
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Lucille's Smokehouse BBQ could have been a contender, but when one of the servers suggested to one in our party their Carolina Stuffed Baked Potato & Salad, $10.99 with the Brisket imbedded on a loaded baked potato, and that also came with a potpourri of...More

Thank Luke17
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went last night, expecting great Lucille's ribs, unfortunately the Temecula location is not to par. Usually we sit st the bar or bar area when busy, they have a tiny bar, less than 20 seats and they have turned the bar tables into reserved seats...More

Thank OC-RaiderFan
Rebekah G, Guest Relations Manager at Lucille's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Hi there, thanks for your feedback. We are really sorry to hear about your recent experience with us. Please email us at guestconcerns@lucillesbbq.com and we will be in touch soon. Thanks!

Reviewed 25 October 2016

First of all----we love Bar-be-que and have tried it in many cities--often disappointed with the results. On our wine tasting trip to Temecula, we drove past Lucille's and our first thought was--too big--chain restaurant---mass produced barbecue!! But we were so wrong... Lucille's is a lovely...More

Thank namastesantarosa
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Are you typically paying $5 dollars for a lemonade? How about for an Arnold Palmer? You will if you go to Lucille's. My wife had a BBQ chicken salad and I had a turkey burger. We paid $40 dollars for lunch. Plus a tip on...More

Thank davidwladue
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I hadn't been to a Lucille's in several years, but was in the mood for bbq so we tried it. This place is always busy so they must be doing something right. The brisket was tender and flavorful. Service was very good and the waiter...More

Thank captaingr
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Great menu Lots of variety Our group ordered 9 different items all were great. The service was good and fast

Thank mmorgan87
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We stopped by and had lunch here 04/28. Where to begin. The interior is done in a late 60's early 70's motif with carpeting on the floor. The carpeting was very dirty and stained. Even where there was tile under the tables the floors were...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Rebekah G, Guest Relations Manager at Lucille's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2016

Hi there, we are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience with us. Please send us an email at guestconcerns@lucillesbbq.com and we will follow up soon. Thanks!

Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

There was a considerable wait as it was a Saturday evening, but they have a counter where there's zero wait should you desire to sit there. We sat there, the service was wonderful, the food was awesome and the waitress was super helpful. I'd eat...More

Thank Laurel L
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Took some friends to Lucille's and it could not have gone any better. The food was great, the service was not rushed & friendly.

Thank Diana C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40748 Winchester Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5524
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-719-7427
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