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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

1905 N Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601-3115
+1 423-979-1706
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (27 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
“smoked wings” (2 reviews)
Closes in 14 min
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
1905 N Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601-3115
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are always very helpful and very friendly, but management or the company needs to refocus on prices and food quality. For years we have gone to and loved the BBQ and Ribs here and even called it our top favorite place for those....More

Thank Brent D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The smoked wings are outstanding! The cornbread is good but $6.99 is too much. The full rack of ribs was gigantic and so delicious! Music was loud but we had a great Sunday lunch!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We loved it. My husband said his Cobb salad was the best he has had in the area...and he orders them often. I had the small rack of ribs, falling off the bone good. Wait staff was excellent. We cannot wait to return.

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wanted to try this place, it had a 40-45 minute wait time like the other restaurants in the area on a Saturday night @ 6:45 but actually only took us 30-35 minutes for our party of 2. We knew what we wanted because we looked...More

Thank Russell F
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Smokey Bones has some of the best wings I've eaten. This is the 2nd location I have eaten at and they were both delicious. The wings are fat, juicy, and smoked not deep fried. Their signature sauce drizzled on the top makes a mouth watering...More

Thank Matthew V
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by to have dinner. The food was very greasy. My wife had the pulled pork meal, she said it had not taste and she felt it was sitting around for a longtime. I would not question her because she is...More

Thank Eugene F
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

We would appreciate you allowing us the opportunity to follow up, please email us at feedback@smokeybones.com with your contact information and a few details about your visit including the location of the restaurant.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Arranged to meet everyone at Smokey Bones after a weekend-long family reunion that included heavy, carnivorous meals. By the time we reached Smokey Bones, we were a little burnt out and when the waitress brought our food, it turned out that eight of us had...More

Thank Cmon_Blue
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Very good food, lodge themed restaurant. Ashley, our waitress was wonderful. Food served in a timely manner.

Thank MMeade77
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We would eagerly order this again! So Many samples of BBQ perfection all served on a grill on our table! Pictures speak better than my words ❤️

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We arrived after church and had to wait about 20 minutes to be seated, but some places are worth the wait! We had never been to this restaurant before. We ended up ordering a very unique pretzel appetizer with various dipping sauces (All were very...More

Thank Timaay
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Timaay, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Smokey Bones! Please let us know if there is anything else we can do for you; we are more than happy to help!

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Juliet H
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What time does your lunch menu end?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 N Roan St, Johnson City, TN 37601-3115
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-979-1706
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