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Smokin Yard's BBQ

2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
+1 303-567-9273
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (117 reviews)
“burnt ends” (35 reviews)
“fried pickles” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
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1 - 10 of 529 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Best BBQ place around. They do BBQ everything and it is the best. Tender ribs, great hot links and all the sides are to die for. We ate here for lunch before we walk the town which was a good ideal considering we made little...More

Thank GingerBrandy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family loves this BBQ. They're a stable in our diet with delicious food each time. Take out is easy, pay at the bar, otherwise you're likely to find yourself behind a line going out the door. We've eaten BBQ across the country and Smokin'...More

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is great !!!! I usually get chicken and one side .Its plenty of food and really really excellent.

Thank irismins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got to the restaurant about 5PM on a Monday night, and all the tables were taken. We got a couple of stools by the window. The crowd look local, and after a bit began to thin out. The food was good, and we enjoyed...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing bbq right off the Main Street on the east end of Idaho springs. Not a huge number of tables so you may have to wait for one. Fresh tasty food.

Thank TravelBrianCO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed having the BBQ at a table on Smokin's patio. It is very tasty with good sides. Our only regret is that they were out of burnt ends.

Thank Beachplum3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We picked the place solely for the fact we could walk to it from our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised. The wait staff was friendly. The food was amazing and they have a good beer selection. I was hoping to order the pulled pork but...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the area and want some finger licking bbq.....give this place a try. On our recent visit it was mobbed - a line out the door. They just opened a second location in Denver so their reputation is quite good. Enjoy!

Thank mbclifford
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

So first of all, it’s always crowded. Be prepared to wait especially for outdoor seating which is beautifully located at base of mountain with a stream next to it. We saw big horn sheep grazing on the side of the mountain while we were there....More

Thank Nikki P
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Have gotten take out twice. My wife likes the burnt ends and I like pulled pork. Both are excellent. They have many sides which are very good. We have had collard greens, Mac and chees and baked beans. Atmosphere is friendly. Boiled peanuts for you...More

Thank John W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Idaho Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 303-567-9273
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Description
I was shocked that this place isn't in Trip Advisor yet. It truly is a diamond in the rough!
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