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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

12541 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-4313
+1 757-988-0028
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“smoked wings” (8 reviews)
“rib combo” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
12541 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-4313
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food: St. Louis Ribs were fall off the bone amazing. I could eat those ribs all day! Baked beans , tasted like the canned bushes baked beans, but I like those so they were good. Fries are normal fries. Beef brisket was served in big...More

Thank DTfamily-5
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

Had lunch today at Smokey Bones. No one at host station....so we had to wait a long while before being seated. Food was good, but expensive ($25 for a rack of ribs with two sides. Upcharge of 99 cents for onion rings since they are...More

Thank virginian9
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 7 September 2017 via mobile

A chain restaurant far from anything resembling Texas bbq or any other type of few. It's not that it's bad it's just that as a chain it's cookie cutter

Thank alex l
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The waitress was great, but the food coming out of the kitchen was over cooked and the $30 steak was tough. After two tries to get it right, we gave up on it. The other meals we ordered were pretty good. The portions were small...More

Thank UPSdude
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Upsdude, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional service, so we are disappointed to hear that your visit with us was anything less than satisfactory, thank you for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. We'll make note of your comments and advise our...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017

Eight of us had a late lunch and ordered different items. A warming pot of grilled items was great. A little pricey and every item was excellent. Two ordered salads--I did not taste those. Others ordered bbq, brisket, chicken and salmon. All were seasoned well...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The menu has a wide variety of choices for a barbecue place. We're not crazy about all the noise from the televisions, so we don't go there if we want a nice, quiet, meal out.

Thank Eugene B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Years ago use to go to these restaurants w/clients for lunch. Hadn't been in at least 5 years. We went for mid afternoon meal recently and enjoyed the food etc. We both got a baby back rib combo. The ribs were fall of the bone...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoy eating here for lunch with the gang from work. Very reasonable prices and the portions are just right. Excellent service and friendly staff make this a very enjoyable place to eat. The brisket and pulled pork are outstanding with just the right amount...More

Thank Dennis5969
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dennis5969, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Smokey Bones! We are always more than happy to assist you if anything else comes up. Take care!

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Great place just to relax with friends kick back and watch the games on the 11 TVs they have beat the bar

Thank Andre H
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Our server was Dwight and he did a great job. I had the St. Louis Ribs combo with pulled pork and my son had the kids chicken fingers with fries. We shared the leaning tower of chocolate cake. The food was good the ribs were...More

Thank Marissa A
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Denise M
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I did not see it on there menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12541 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-4313
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-988-0028
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