We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 10 Shell Knob Restaurants

B & J Smokehouse - CLOSED

26082 State Highway 39, Shell Knob, MO 65747-7358
417-858-6268
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
CLOSED
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Restaurant details

5 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    1
    0
    2
    1
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Shell Knob
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Although this restaurant was once a great one, in the end they lost their mojo and just let their restaurant slide in food quality and cleanliness.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Green Forest, Arkansas
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

We visited B & J Smokehouse based on the review in a magazine. Boy did they have it wrong! The barbeque was cheap meat drowned in hot sauce!! None of us could eat it!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shell Knob
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

Fish was overcooked. When waitress brought our dinner she dumped the hot french fries in my lap, laughed and then tried to scoop them up off the table and my lap for me to eat. I asked her to take the plate back to the kitchen to refix. Should have comped the meal; but did not. The carpet is filthy,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Colorado, United States
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Stopped by specifically to try out the BBQ sauce at the recommendation of a friend. Sauce on the table was very watery. I had the the brisket and my Mother had the ribs. The meat was ok to less than ok - nothing great - I expected more. Sauce was probably watery since they were out and couldn't make any... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shell Knob
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2011

If you love fish or barbeque; this is definitely your place. Although they are known for their barbeque, their fish platters on the weekend are a must buy at $7.99! That includes all you can eat cod, catfish, and butterfly shrimp with french fries and cole slaw. Occasionally they add frog legs and crab cakes for a little more. But... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed B & J Smokehouse also viewed

 
Shell Knob, MO
 

Additional Information about B & J Smokehouse

Address: 26082 State Highway 39, Shell Knob, MO 65747-7358
Phone Number: 417-858-6268
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Shell Knob
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Things to do Nearby