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Smokestack Urban Barbecue

139 Green St, This place changed and is not where it was, Worcester, MA 01604
(508) 363-1111
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Ranked #19 of 514 Restaurants in Worcester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

A great meal. Watched Seahawks v Packers. Had a combo plate. Ribs,brisket and pulled pork. Great flavor. Three choices of sauce, tried them all partial to the Kansas City myself. Chipotle chicken wings were really good. Just enough spice and hood size too. Now for the service. It was ok. We sat at that the bar and the bartenders were... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Have been here a number of times and keep coming back. We have tried other places and have not been as satisfied as our trips to smokestack. We always get the choose 3 option and always get brisket. The portion is disappointingly small but very good. Also, I don't tend to eat meat on bones but I have trended toward... More 

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Leominster, Massachusetts
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

My boyfriend and I are frequent customers at the Smokestack...The steak tips are amazing and the garlic mashed potatoes??? Nice and buttery that they are actually SHINING! If you get a drink from the bar, you HAVE to get the signature John Daly. Whether you get it in the middle of the winter or the blistering heat of the summer,... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My wife and I were looking to explore outside of the Gardner area and try something new. We saw that this place was on phantom gourmet and were in. The place is right off the highway so finding it was no problem. It is not a fancy restaurant by any stretch but doesn't make you uncomfortable either. The food was... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Nice atmosphere! The wait staff was friendly and efficient. The sides and desserts were excellent. Nice beer selection and signature drinks look good. Try the cheesy grits, fantastic! I've had the beef brisket, the pulled pork, and the chicken. When I go to a BBQ joint I expect crispy succulent burnt ends right off the smoker. The pulled pork was... More 

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boston,ma
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Was shocked when we went to have dinner at the old location and they were gone. At the time we went there was no sign, so relieved when we discovered they had moved around the corner but no parking here!!!!! Have heard they have solved that problem. Anyway food is generally very good. Best fried pickles, ribs are fantastic as... More 

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Boston
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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Love the atmosphere of this place. They had great music playing. Seemed very clean. Ordered the pulled pork tacos with a side of mashed potatoes. Flavor was awesome however the food was cold. Little bit of a bummer. My boyfriend ordered a half rack of ribs with fries and a cucumber salad. The ribs were delicious. Meat fell right off... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My daughter and I visited Smokestack in Downtown Worcester after some internet research. We were seated outside as it was a very warm July evening. I was very pleased to find oysters on the half shell on the menu. The ribs were nothing short of amazing ! My daughter had the brisket mac and cheese which she liked really liked... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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71 reviews 71 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We came here for dinner during a Pats game. Bar area was a little noisy due to that. Food was good. Everything was prepared well. The fried pickle appetizer was great. The BBQ chip sounded amazing but we were a little disappointed. Chip should have been served warm and some of them were severely over-spiced. All meats we fall off... More 

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Our daughter attends college in Worcester and we like to try new restaurants when we visit her. Living in Southern Maryland and traveling in the south a lot, I was a bit skeptical about barbecue in Massachusetts, but we gave it a try. It was very good! It was a Friday night, around 7:00, when we went so we were... More 

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Additional Information about Smokestack Urban Barbecue

Address: 139 Green St, This place changed and is not where it was, Worcester, MA 01604
Phone Number: (508) 363-1111
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Barbecue

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