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Smokey Bones BBQ & Gril

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Barbecue
2723 N Meridian Blvd, Reading, PA 19610-3331
+1 610-375-9580
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (62 reviews)
“pulled pork” (25 reviews)
“cornbread” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
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2723 N Meridian Blvd, Reading, PA 19610-3331
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was ok but wait staff was very defensive. Travis, asked how was things and when we told him, he took a very defensive and slight confrontational stance. I said, why ask if that's your opinion. Oh well, next time I know.

Thank AJazzMaster
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited several times. We like the combo choice meals where you can pick from several choices like BBQ chicken or ribs. The potions and price are good and we always have had good service. Sometimes there are a LOT of people there but we...More

Thank lisagE5024AI
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We visited this restaurant last weekend and it was terrible from the waitress to the food!! Terrible service and food!! We sat at the bar and the waitress couldn't answer our questions on lo carb anything!! Got our food just the way they prepare it...More

Thank Gretchen K
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Love their selection of bbq sauce. Great staff and reasonable prices as well. Go see Jason at the bar!

Thank JPitz
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The BBQ is western Carolina style. They should be complicated for the Brunswick Stew. I would be satisfied having the stew as an entree instead of a side

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Great food, atmosphere and drinks at great prices. They offer call ahead which is great because it does get crowded.

Thank KIM W
Reviewed 4 February 2018

nice menu choices had great service and good food never had a problem ate there probably 10 times nice place to eat

Thank kloppy1576
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is my sister’s favorite place so we go here when we can get together. Ribs are some of the better from chain-type restaurant. Fun, loud, great bar... and crowded. Go a little early to avoid long wait time in weekends.

Thank Teresa K
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

When Smokey Bones first came to berks County we would visit at least once a week . The building itself inside is very inviting with all the big timber interior and also not as loud as most restaurants of its size so you can sit...More

Thank szechman4
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Food was horrible but our beverages were good. Cornbread tasted rubbery, the wings were unbelievable large and flavorless and our burgers didn't taste like real beef. Will never go back to that location.

Thank mamaof3blacksons
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Questions & Answers
24 April 2016|
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Response from cakelady64 | Reviewed this property |
I was at a party where they served Smokey bones pulled pork and there was more then enough food. As for servers you can hire them through your local temp service.
Susan T
1 October 2015|
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Response from lewis176 | Reviewed this property |
no I don't think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2723 N Meridian Blvd, Reading, PA 19610-3331
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-375-9580
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