We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Smalley's Roundup Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1190 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-1460
+1 831-758-0511
Website
Today
11:00 - 21:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 16:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

59 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 57: English reviews
San Jose, California
Level Contributor
235 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of parking and seating. Host and wait staff are friendly and work together as a team. Clam chowder was thick, peppery and delicious. We enjoyed the ribs too. Beers are huge!

Helpful?
Thank VictoriaK2
Salinas, United States
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Smalley's is our favorite place for steak or ribs. Excellent, friendly service. Their clam chowder is one of the best in Monterey County. Who would expect that from a rib place.

Helpful?
Thank Karen T
Salinas, California
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was friendly and helpful, the menu prices were reasonable, and the portions were huge. A friend and I went in for Lunch and we ordered our own plates. With the amount of the food we would have been able to share a plate and still have leftovers. We both indeed had leftovers for at least 2 more meals.... More 

Helpful?
Thank MsM1421
Level Contributor
21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

My Parents and I have been dining at Smalleys since the first location on Market Street. All of us enjoy Ribs when properly prepared. We have also been to this location several times and have been pretty much satisfied with the Food. Well my last visit I ordered Food to go. 4 Rib Meals with Chilli and a Patato. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kaiserlichehohe... L
Salinas, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great staff, family friendly, tender juice yummy meat and the sauce is to die for. I love this place and take my family here at least once a month for a BBQ treat would not chose anywhere else to go.

Helpful?
Thank arnswmn1999
Moscow
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped there for dinner by the recommendation of our local host. The restaurant has been a local fixture for years, very friendly staff, pleasant experience overall.

Helpful?
Thank wavetail
san francisco
Level Contributor
38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

family run joint and you never leave hungry quality meats ample portions and good cost the place is packed every night i go there

Helpful?
Thank redcharlotte
Salinas, California, United States
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

For mouth watering ribs, delicious steaks and a huge plate of food, Smalley's can't be beat! We always leave with left overs which are great!

Helpful?
Thank Brigid M
Level Contributor
16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place, sort of a steakhouse kind of menu. Service is excellent and the price for food is reasonable.

Helpful?
Thank FADuenas
Salinas, California
Level Contributor
209 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Judy and I dined there a few nights ago. The place is comfortable though not fancy, service is friendly and the barbecue is first-rate. The kitchen is a bit slow, but when the food arrives all is forgiven. Judy had pork chops and couldn't even finish one. My choice, a barbecued beef sandwich with a baked potato and a side... More 

Helpful?
Thank palshaw

Travellers who viewed Smalley's Roundup Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Smalley's Roundup Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1190 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-1460
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-758-0511

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Smalley's Roundup Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?