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Smokeyard BBQ & Chop Shop

1111 Forest Trail, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
+1 760-934-3300
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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1111 Forest Trail, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best BBQ I have had in a long time! We had a pulled chicken sandwich, cornbread and mac&cheese with bacon and everything was cooked to perfection! The service was great as well! I will return here on my next visit to Mammoth...More

Thank Kellie C
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Brought 35 family members aged 97 to 3 months for family reunion get together, which we have done for many years here, attitude getting worse each of his 9 yrs of ownership. He wanted ALL of us to be present to serve us and wouldn’t...More

Thank alicerbob
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Early in the season (late May / early June)represents a challenge b/c of the lack of service on the patios for local restaurants which we needed b/c we had our puppy with us. One evening, we were able to prevail upon the manager to permit...More

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 14 June 2018

It was one of the greatest burgers I have ever had in my life. Not even a joke. Right now, I'm completely craving it. All the elements of the meal went so well together and just melted in my mouth. I would recommend it to...More

1  Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The salads are delicious and the BBQ is yummy. Also tried the wine from Africa which was a great selection. The BBQ sampler is a great way to try everything. The service was excellent and the staff is friendly.

Thank lisapF1459DM
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Always wanted to try BBQ in America and we saw this place a thought why not. We ordered some small ribs and a rib eye. In heign sight we should have gone for the a the ribs cause it was very good. The mashed patato...More

Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We sat at the bar and had a wonderful experience! Drinks and food and the barmaid/waitress were very good. It was their "in-between" season and counting us there was about 8 customers and they messed up our order...but the food was still good.

Thank Hunter S
Reviewed 12 March 2018

good food and great drinks. Nice location next to village lodge. Fun atmosphere staff very friendly.

Thank pandclefevre
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The food selection and quality were top notch. Large seating area and a bar area to watch the Olympics. On the bottom floor of the main Village Lodge building.

Thank ttph
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Wanted something a little different! Had to shuttle into the Village. Place was busy and we were told we would have a twenty five minute wait. We went into bar area and another couple gave us their table! Best seat in the house! Our server...More

Thank QualityCounts2015
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yes- the table next to us had an adorable little dog:)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Forest Trail, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 760-934-3300
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Made from scratch, fresh, original bbq and chop recipes. Seafood, salads, kids menu, and home made desserts. Fan favorites range from our pork chop to our st louis ribs, the smokeyard burger and blue cheese wedge.
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