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8020 Citrus Park Drive, Tampa, FL
813 920 9434
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Bad visit goes great

1st timers Husband and I decided to check out this restaurant because we had a great coupon and wanted to try something new. We order our food (smoke chicken) and after 20 minutes seating their the server told us sorry they are sold out. We were hugry and upset but before we could say anything... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
silvia t
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Tampa, Florida
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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I don't know why we haven't been to Smokey Bones in quite a while because it was Awesome! Fantastic service, and excellent food! The drinks were really good also. We'll be going back very soon!

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

1st timers Husband and I decided to check out this restaurant because we had a great coupon and wanted to try something new. We order our food (smoke chicken) and after 20 minutes seating their the server told us sorry they are sold out. We were hugry and upset but before we could say anything the manager came by immediately... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This was a normal chain restaurant that had a nice clean looking area with stylish decor. Our waiter, AJ, was excellent and actually seemed like a professional in the hospitality/service industry. Way better than expected. The food was of average quality. I'm perfectly happy with average as by definition that's the quality of most of the food I eat at... More 

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st. louis
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I went with family for lunch and we all ordered a variety of items. The fried pickles are uninspired and served with ranch dressing. the fries and garlic bread served with my bbq pork were not crisp. That said the bbq pork was good and the beer was cold

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Start with a onion ring and fried pickles appetizers. Selection of different BBQ's and sides. Choose regular, spicey or hot sauce bottles at your table. Chicken tenders and fries from the children's menu. Delicious fish & chips of course with malt vinegar. Drinks to your taste and refills brought to your table before asking. Deserts for your sweet tooth.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Ate here last night and had an amazing meal. We shared the crowd pleaser starter which was more than enough for the 4 of us. For mains we had a mix of combos, ribs, fish, chicken etc and everyone was superb. Great service too made the meal really enjoyable.

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NYC, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Had lunch here recently for the first time. The place is very large, is good for families, large groups, many flat screens to watch sporting events. It's got a large center bar and plenty of booths and party areas. They have electronic ordering consoles at the tables so you can order, pay or call for service. PROS: Chose to "Build... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Smokey bones is one of my go to places for dinner. I love the nachos with pork. The cuban sandwich is very delicious. The cuban is made with their smoked pork. My only issue is they cannot accomodate large groups. If you have more than 6 in your party you will need 2 separate tables. Kind of weird. The food... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Brisket was tender and plentiful. Sat at the bar and they were very attentive. Good service. Baked beans ad onion rings were good.

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tampa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I had a very short experience here. I was told that SB had a gluten free menu. I would think smoked wings are. They DO have a gluten free menu which is very limited. Unfortunately, the wings are listed on this menu with an asterisk. It is unclear why so I had to ask the waiter for clarification on whether... More 

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Additional Information about Smokey Bones

Address: 8020 Citrus Park Drive, Tampa, FL
Phone Number: 813 920 9434
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8020 Citrus Park Drive, Tampa, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: 813 920 9434

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?