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Smokin' Daves BBQ and Taphouse

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228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
303-823-7427
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food!

Great burgers and the root beer on tap is excellent! The service is always great. Lots of options on the menu, too!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Wilmington, Delaware
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80 reviews 80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

i really don't like to give bad rating's but here is my experience. Went in for takeout. No menus visible . Asked for a menu and waited for 2 orders to be checked out first. The menus were newspapers kept under the cashier table. Finally got the menu. The lighting is poor. The paper is old fashion newspaper and difficult... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Great burgers and the root beer on tap is excellent! The service is always great. Lots of options on the menu, too!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had 5 in our party and got the Big Kahuna!! It was delish. And so much food we couldn't finish it. Reasonably priced. Also sampled some CO beers that were also inexpensive. Great day at Dave's!!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We are from KC and we were very impressed by Smokin' Dave's BBQ. We shared a plate of pulled pork, baked beans, smashed potatoes and cornbread. There was a lot of food, and we ate everything. It was delicious- one of the best BBQ meals we've had. Also, the service was really fast (possibly because we got there 30 minutes... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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69 reviews 69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I was very surprised at how good the food is here! I had the Dave's Double and picked the ribs and pulled pork for the meats and then baked beans and spiced apples for my sides (it comes with cornbread). Everything I had was fantastic!! The pulled pork was so good that you didn't need any BBQ sauce on it... More 

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Longmont, Colorado, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Stopped there for a late lunch after hiking. It was delicious! We ordered the smaller of the two sampler platters so we could try different things. The platter came with brisket, pulled pork, ribs and chicken plus 4 sides, corn bread muffins and Texas toast. We ordered BBQ baked beans, green beans, coleslaw and spiced apples for our sides. Everything... More 

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We stayed just south of Estes Park and was referred to Smokin' Daves by the proprietor of where we stayed. The drive from Estes Park area is scenic, curving along the river and canyon area. There is another Smokin' Daves in Estes Park but we were told that to avoid the crowds and waiting time (it was summer) it would... More 

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illinois, usa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I stumbled on this place about 3 years ago, it's on my list of must-stop places. Love the atmosphere, bar is fabulous, huge variety, but the BBQ food is 2nd to none! The place has a great dining room (with overflow in the back area) and a nice outdoor shaded deck area. Parking is a bit limited, unless you know... More 

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Albany, New York
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138 reviews 138 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We were on our way to Estes Park from Denver. On the recommendation of our son a resident of the area we stopped in. Buffalo ribs? Yes. Sweet tea? Yes. Cole slaw? Yes. A unique dinning room? Yes. An old time feel? Yes. High priced No! By the way the wait staff is as friendly as could be. If your... More 

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Windsor, Colorado
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98 reviews 98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We frequently go to Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park. Instead of fighting the crowds at the Smokin' Dave's in Estes Park, we make the scenic drive along highway 7 through beautiful South St. Vrain Canyon to the Lyons location on our way home. If you take highway 36 from Estes Park, you can be at the Smokin' Dave's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lyons
  • Phone Number: 303-823-7427

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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