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Smokey's Brick Oven Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Pizza
2 Vernon Crossing Road, Vernon, NJ 07462
+1 973-764-2600
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (40 reviews)
“wings” (15 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 Vernon Crossing Road, Vernon, NJ 07462
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here. Pub style --plenty of drink choices and a wide selection of food. Everything from pizza, burgers, chicken ribs, steak and pasta. The food was excellent -- I had a pasta dish with scallops and lobster that was tasty. My husband had...More

Thank bid421
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I loved this place when it first opened. It had a good atmosphere, a friendly crowd, capable bartenders and a good price point for food. I often wonder why if something's working, why change it. Soon the cocktails rose in price competing with the likes...More

1  Thank Lisa S
bizdata, Guest Relations Manager at Smokey's Brick Oven Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments, Lisa. We have an extensive menu. Our lunch specials, for example are less than $7 per person!

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Good place to eat. Wide selection of food from pizza, burgers, chicken and ribs. Also, a decent beer selection.

1  Thank Ray L
bizdata, Guest Relations Manager at Smokey's Brick Oven Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you, Ray. We really appreciate your comments!

Reviewed 25 July 2018

We stopped in for appetizers and a few beers and were not disappointed. The pretzels and waffle fries are phenomenal!

1  Thank djdileo2
bizdata, Guest Relations Manager at Smokey's Brick Oven Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your comments!

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Party of 4 for lunch. Server was friendly, helpful, and efficient. Salads and appetizers were good , however the chicken was over cooked and dry. Mixed drinks were good. Sandwich and burger average.

Thank bob34280fl
Reviewed 31 May 2018

You'll find tavern-quality food and an attractive bar here. Our lunchtime experience was mixed; my Smokey's Burger (ordered "medium") was undercooked and came with mediocre coleslaw. My one dining companion disliked the bread used in their French onion soup but enjoyed her Chicken Panini, although...More

Thank 50StateVisitor
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The only reason this place got an average rating from me was because the wait staff are so friendly. The food gets a poor rating. I ordered a burger with fries. The burger was ok, but my fries were cold. My wife had a chicken...More

Thank Rbyers32
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The half-pound Angus burgers are excellent. Cooked exactly the way you want it, including rare. It was crowded with several group events on a Sunday, but that did not interfere with our service or food in any way. We will definitely return.

2  Thank KenMontNJ
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Have eaten at Smokey's several times now. Always a great place for a beer & a burger and good times. The "home made" thin crust pizza is excellent with many different toppings to try. Good selection of micro brew beers and a full bar that...More

1  Thank Joe G
Reviewed 9 May 2018

There is nothing that ticks off this fat glutton like false advertising in food. When you tell me how you prepare a product I expect that is the way I will get it and taste the flavors your restaurants touts. Let me now admonish Smokies....More

Thank keyasset
bizdata, Guest Relations Manager at Smokey's Brick Oven Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Dear Keyasset, We know that we can't please everybody, but we have managers on duty to address issues like your. When you complained, what happened? That's the only way we can do better.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Vernon Crossing Road, Vernon, NJ 07462
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 973-764-2600
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