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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

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265 Mundy St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6805
(570) 825-2540
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
smoked!!!!!!!

got pulled pork platter!! pork was ice cold&sent it back 2nd time was warm sent it back! 3rd time it was super hot,but pork was now dried out from 2 previous micro reheats!!! this was our 1st time back in a while.hockey season-- so it is usally a good stop!! then to top it off,while we were... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Dallas, Pennsylvania
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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We've tried eating here a few times before but always ended up sitting next to screaming children. Tonight we decided to try it again. What a mistake! Service was extremely slow. Our waitress took over 20 minutes to recognize us and the place was very empty and enough wait staff wandering around. Then she took our drink order and disappeared... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This place is way too expensive and the menu selection sucks! Everything on the menu revolves around beer! We didn't have a good experience the first time we came here yrs ago but decided to give it another shot...horrible decision...never again!

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Dallas, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

got pulled pork platter!! pork was ice cold&sent it back 2nd time was warm sent it back! 3rd time it was super hot,but pork was now dried out from 2 previous micro reheats!!! this was our 1st time back in a while.hockey season-- so it is usally a good stop!! then to top it off,while we were waiting we played... More 

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Chicken and ribs were both amazing, tender, juicy and delicious and a nice quantity of meat on the plate with two sides. Average pricing for good food. I would like to see some drink specials on something other than beer, full price for wines yet it's nice and cheap in the stores... everyone doesn't drink beer!

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10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Very disappointed with food as staff was friendly. $12 for nachos that was a very small portion with barely any toppings. Came out cold, asked to see a manager but was told she was busy cooking. Sandwiches dont even come with ff's, extra charge!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We will never be back. The lettuce in the side salad was brown. Broccoli was also brown. My brisket sandwich was complete mush with little flavor. Thank goodness for the sweet potato fries because that was the only item that was good. They should put more effort in the quality of there food and worry less about the ordering device... More 

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Jasper, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I love BBQ and smoked meat and this was good. Everything we ordered was very good. Quantities were very good as well. The baked beans are good but sweet. I was disappointed that they only offered mac and cheese in a super premium side. For me beans with mac and cheese is the go to for sides. Very good sides.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 265 Mundy St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6805
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: (570) 825-2540

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?