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B & J Smokehouse

26082 State Highway 39, Shell Knob, MO 65747-7358
417-858-6268
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Ranked #7 of 9 restaurants in Shell Knob
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Most recent review
- Apr 10, 2013
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English first
Shell Knob
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40 reviews 40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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.

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Green Forest, Arkansas
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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!!

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Shell Knob
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33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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

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Colorado, United States
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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

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Shell Knob
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33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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

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