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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

265 Mundy St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6805
(570) 825-2540
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Ranked #43 of 244 Restaurants in Wilkes-Barre
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Reliable dining experience. Food is good, reasonably priced, and service is very good. I expect they can get very busy, so plan for a wait time on weekends.

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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Having heard so much about this place I anticipated much more than received. My food was lousy, dry ribs that tasted like yesterday's leftovers. It has a nice atmosphere in general, but the floor in the booth could have used a sweeping. I disagree with those who recommended it to me & won't be back.

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Forty fort Pa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

They have a special lunch menu that really fits us and a great price!Food is great and on your birthday they give you the best piece of chocolate cake you ever had! Staff is nice too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My hubby, daughter, and myself recently went to the Bones for lunch. We started with the cornbread which was delightful. Our entrees were out of this world I had the new sausage pocket wow can we say yummy. Hubby had the chopped steak which did not disappoint and finally the daughter had the Smokehouse burger it took everything she had... More 

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Allentown , PA
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212 reviews 212 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

It is hard to beat a first impression. Our first was no one to greet us. You have to have at leat 2 people there in a place this size. Impression 2 being lead to a booth with a chusion with a couple of rips in it that were paper thin and uncomfortable. Service was great and food was tasty... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food was amazing and you get plenty!!! The different BBQ sauces that they have on the table are a delight. Mixing them with our entree's was a treat.mi will definitely come back again.

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Pedasi, Panama
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I am normally an easy going guy. My fiancée and I went to SB for a drink and some light food at the bar. The bartender, a young lady came over after about 15 minutes of waiting and said, Sorry it took me so long to get over to you, this is my first day, and the manager left me... More 

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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Stopped in early on Sat. night. Waited 20 min. which didn't bother us. We looked around & saw in our section alone there were more than a dozen empty tables & booths. At least a 1/3 of the tables & booths in the place were empty & yet they were making people wait to be seated. When our food arrived,... More 

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East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews 50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Not fond of chains, but this is a consistently decent meal at a reasonable price. Stick with the sandwiches and burgers. Pasta dish is alright too. But the salad dish is a no-no. Service is a little quirky at times. I know they train the staff well and make effort. But the waiter who sat down at our table with... More 

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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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123 reviews 123 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I don't come here regularly but when I do it's not too bad. The Place Is Clean, The Service Is decent. The employees are friendly. Try the smoked wings. ..mmm

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Additional Information about Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

Address: 265 Mundy St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6805
Phone Number: (570) 825-2540
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Barbecue

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