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Smokey Bones BBQ & Gril

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2723 N. Meridian Blvd., Reading, PA 19610
(610) 375-9580
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Brisket and wing is the way to go

We frequent this place but this time I tried a different combo. Brisket and wings this time. Brisket was a little dry and had to add sauce and the wings were done to perfection. Our server KellyM was very good, polite and friendly. I highly suggest popping in here if you are in the area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
stanley k
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Morgantown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Wow what a great place, service was excellent and our ribs were delicious. Manager stopped and welcomed us to the area, bartender made my day by carding me. Definitely going back!

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Flanders, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Have eaten here several times. Service is wonderful! The menu is a little different than other barbeque/burger/steak places. They also have chicken, seafood, and delicious desserts. You can create your own burger, steak, and mac and cheese by adding a variety of toppings. Reasonable prices and a fun experience!

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Morgantown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We frequent this place but this time I tried a different combo. Brisket and wings this time. Brisket was a little dry and had to add sauce and the wings were done to perfection. Our server KellyM was very good, polite and friendly. I highly suggest popping in here if you are in the area.

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Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Some friends took us out to eat here a few weeks ago. We loved the décor and our waitress was very friendly and provided us with great service. My wife is not a big BBQ fan, but she loved their beef brisket. I had their rib platter, and discovered that they have a very good barbeque sauce that they used.... More 

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Tafton, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Everytime we eat here they are so friendly and accomodating. We usually have a large group either two, three or four booths with young children. Friendly, great service and they are wonderful about bringing the kids meals out asap. We also ordered online, had a family member pickup on the way home and enjoy.

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

It was very crowded when we came in on a Saturday night, we were told it was going to be upwards of an hour wait (understandably so). We made our way to the bar to get a drink and order food to go, in the process of doing such, we noticed many open table tops in the bar. We sat... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Easy parking surrounds this mall BBQ restaurant. Service is prompt and friendly. Open late hours, rare in this area. Well prepared standard barbecue food with a choice of four barbecue sauces. A pleasant chain restaurant that executes standard fare very well. Noise level is moderate at the table area and quiet on the patio.

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Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This has to be one of our favorite places. The food and service is great here. If you don't mind the wait time you definitely would want to eat here. You don't want to wait and you still would like to try the food they have call ahead pick-up. We have done both ways. Everyone has their own favorites from... More 

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wyomissing, pa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We used to like this place, but it is just another chain restaurant with big tvs and middle of the road food.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

I was passing thru Reading and called ahead to order ribs, pulled pork and donuts to go. I arrived at the restaurant just about the same time the food was ready - and parked in the reserved "To Go" spot right by the door. The donuts were very good - but the ribs and pork were both a little dry.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2723 N. Meridian Blvd., Reading, PA 19610
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: (610) 375-9580

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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