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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Barbecue
4813 Valley View Blvd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-2018
+1 540-563-0042
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“smoked wings” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4813 Valley View Blvd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant last week at about 6 pm. Took about 10-15 min to get our order, food was really good but the service was better! Sarah was our server and she was awesome!! We did not want for anything all evening!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 519edn
Reviewed 19 October 2018

I hadn't been to Smoky Bones since Mission BBQ opened and forgot how good Smokey actually is. the Pulled pork is so full of flavor you absolutely do not need sauce . . . but then their sauces are so good you can't help douse...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paul L
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Smokey Bones is a very good barbecue restaurant. Their specialty is Memphis style barbecue, I had their short ribs and was impressed with how juicy, tender, and tasty they were. The restaurant is large but sections are separated by waist-high partitions. While not exactly intimate,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank H Joseph F
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I moved out of town but while living in Roanoke always enjoyed this restaurant. I came back several times in August and September for work and was elated and disgusted. I had three different bartenders while I had a beer and ate ( or tried...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Craig H
Reviewed 29 August 2018

One of the best late-night choices in the Roanoke area and definitely the best choice in the Valley View Mall area. Welcoming, cozy, fun without being overwhelming, outstanding wait service from Brian. Pastas are one of the highest value and tastiest options. Loyalty program available....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kim H
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I was not expecting the food to be so amazingly good. The corn bread was beyond my expectation. the fact the waitress three in some deep fried oreos, she deserved a better tip. the drinks were stronger then expected. I highly recommend the mac with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sunshiine0130
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

After a long 8 days on the Blue Ridge Pkwy and Shenandoah Natl Park Skyline Drive... I stopped off in Roanoke VA. Smokey Bones was fantastic! Cold beer at reasonable prices...great smoked wings!! The best part was the friendly service received from Cheyenne!!! I'll be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jtsmith1963
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Just beware that if you go in there there is a sign at the entrance that promotes Jim Beam sit for $4.25 or a double for $6.25.if you order the double you get a single shot that has a tiny long pour. It is not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Steven S
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Friendly service and fresh food after 10. Definitely exceeded expectations. Had the sense that there were many regulars present who knew each other. Serves burgers, appetizers, BBQ. Atmosphere better for adults than kids. A bit pricey, but wait staff helped us order more effectively and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kim H
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We really like this place but the last time we went there were a quite a few ants crawling behind the booths in the dining room. There was a lot of food on the booth benches and floor under the table.The bathroom floor was so...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank laurapQ3862SF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4813 Valley View Blvd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-2018
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-563-0042
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