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Smokey Joe's Restaurant

22380 Three Notch Rd, Lexington Park, MD 20653-2003
+1 301-866-0995
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (7 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
22380 Three Notch Rd, Lexington Park, MD 20653-2003
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

with the plethora of chains moving into the area, Smokey Joe's remains a locally operated and run restaurant. Preparing BBQ on site, but also has weekly specials such as Cuban and Reuben Sandwiches. Also supports local events like the Oyster Festival and BeerFest. Gives back...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The have some consistently Good * Flavorful lunch specials. But I mostly return nowadays for the awesome chicken salad!

Thank pinotgrigi0
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a very good barbeque joint. You can eat in or take out. Both are fine, but I'd probably prefer takeout given the utilitarian nature of their "dining room." Everything was tasty. Good baby back ribs and pulled pork, both of which are specialties....More

1  Thank Dave's_reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wonderful "home" feel. Not there for the surroundings, its all about the food. Great place for a sit-down or grab and go lunch, but much more that just that - they also provide a wonderful cater service - so much so owner was basically the...More

1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after a visit to Point Lookout. My daughter saw the sign and said it was Carolina barbeque so had to try it. Vinegar based, not mustard based as we expected, but very good and the pulled pork sandwiches we got were huge &...More

1  Thank brendast
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Good place for lunch, but very busy due to close to base and reasonable prices. Order at counter, drink fountain (serve yourself), and find a seat. Place is small (seats appox. 20-25), is usually crowded during lunch. They do have a few picnic tables outside...More

Thank SPM53
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The staff was courteous and friendly, the food was good and had some flavor, but for someone who takes BBQ very seriously, it could have been better. The location was clean and my son seemed to have liked it as well.

Thank Anastasios G
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I had read the reviews & decided to give it a try! I got the pit beef, fries BBQ beans. When does Van De Camps pork & beans qualify? I don't waste food, but 3 bites & it was trashed. Huge disappointment!

Thank Luanniebananie
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Smokey Joe's is a must visit every time we come to St. Mary's County. NC barbecue was spicy, vinegary, and juicy even without sauce. Also love the fresh cooked potato chip fries.

Thank gannent
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I have eaten here about 5 times in the past month. Different person at the counter every time with the same positive and helpful attitude. You can tell who ever is running this place cares about the customer. Food is excellent. Great BBQ and all...More

Thank JeffreyLewis1983
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22380 Three Notch Rd, Lexington Park, MD 20653-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Lexington Park
  • Phone Number: +1 301-866-0995
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