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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

4036 State Route 31, Liverpool, NY 13090
(315) 652-7824
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Ranked #21 of 99 Restaurants in Liverpool
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Naples, Florida
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211 reviews 211 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Having lunch with friends, we had a delightful skillet cornbread followed by enormous 1/2 lb. Angus Burgers with a wide choice of trimmings. The food and service was superb, and the only negative was the loud background "music" that rivals Applebee's for the honor of being the most obnoxious.

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Liverpool, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I always go there armed with a coupon. They are in the paper or online every month. Spend $20.00 and get $10.00 off. A very nice deal. Service is average. Sometimes you get a decent wait person, sometimes you do not. Even sitting at the bar you feel ignored on some occasions. Food is a little better then average. Burgers... More

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Rochester, New York
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1,314 reviews 1,314 reviews
858 restaurant reviews
396 helpful votes 396 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

A group of us stopped by Smokey Bones before our meeting last week, and we (most of us) enjoyed our meals in this chain-style BBQ. They have a large menu which features almost anything BBQ, right down to the fried pickles. I had a 3/4 rack of ribs that was slathered in a thick sauce, accompanied by side orders of... More

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Strongsville, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stopped for a quick overnight stay on a road trip, looking for some dinner and cocktails before we turned in at the Hampton Inn across the street (which by the way sucks for the price). Things went well at first, quickly got drinks, attentive service, food not bad. It's a chain, you won't be disappointed if your expectations are focused... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Ive been here several times over the years. The food is typical darden fare( think red lobster,olive garden etc) it was lot nicer in side wheb it was geared more to family dining and not the beer and football crowd. Food was decent and service was excellent.(esp for a chain restaurant).

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Statesville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Wanted some good baby back ribs,what I got was dry and tough, not the way they should be falling off the bone. We also had chicken wings that was cooked way to long and also dry. This place is no longer on my list to go too. We were their on Sunday around 5pm, and it was not crowded. I... More

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East Syracuse, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

we sat at the bar during the week around 5:00 PM for a couple of beers and decided to try one of their appetizers. We selected the pretzel sticks, however when they arrived they looked all wilted and were very rubbery. These must have been cooked or reheated in a microwave! All it took was one bite to know that... More

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San Diego
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

stopped by this place after flying into Syracuse and arriving at 1045 PM. the soups, salads and sandwiches were perfect for time and quantity, the donut holes with dipping sauce for dessert- yummy....

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west babylon
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This was our first visit to Smokey Bones BBQ and we can't wait to go back! The décor was comfortable. The staff was welcoming and accommodating and the food was delicious. We started with the nacho's platter with no meat. The cheese was tasty and the seasoning made this appetizer stand out. My husband had the steak with bacon and... More

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Syracuse, NY
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27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

If you like BBQ you wshould like Smoky bones the BBQ meat was tender and had a nice BBQ flavor, you also get your choice 5 different sauces. I reccomend the rib combo half rack of ribs plus pulled pork as my favorite. we have not been disappointed yet.

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