Booked a table here with friends for my husbands birthday as our friends had highly recommended the food. We pre booked a table for 8pm on a Saturday night. As we arrived our first impressions were good it smells lovely as your approaching and the restaurant looks really clean and new. As we entered into smoke they was an handful of people waiting to get a table so on arrival my husband had said to the waitress we have booked a table for 8pm and we was straight in to our table, drinks and mains were ordered pretty fast as not much time was given for us to sit and have a proper look at the menu (which isn't a massive selection anyway but for a bbq restaurant what can you expect) both my husband and our friends ordered the sharing platter and an extra side each and said we would share all the sides so we had some variety as our friends had commented its a very meaty meal with not much else than meat. The meal arrived within 5mins of ordering and looked impressive. The meat itself was really good and cooked really nicely however the sides were a bit of a joke for £3.00 each you kinda expect a little more than a really small jar with 7-8 onion pieces in as they were like onion rings broken up as the jar was too small to fit them in fully. We ended up with 2pieces each which I know it isn't really for sharing between four however based on the quanity of meat you get in your meal I would have thought you would have recieved bigger sides. Once the meal was finished the lady asked if we would like any desserts we said we would like some time to think about it as tbh we felt a little rushed. A little later the lady came back carrying a massive specials board with the desserts on but no price which my husband had commented really it should say all desserts £5.00 anyway I ordered a keylime pie and it was lovely and I did enjoy it. Shortly after we asked for the bill and was ready to leave full and content. Just before leaving I had said I was going to nip to the toilet as did my husband. As we got in the toilet we was a little confused as the walls were bare plaster covered in customer graffiti which im sure some would think how lovely. However I found it really tacky and some of the comments were pretty offensive. "I have a poo between my bum cheeks" not really what I want to think about after having just eaten also some of a sexual nature. My husband had also said in the gents it wasn't much better. Now to the disgusting part... only 1 of the four toilets actually had toilet roll and one of the toilets I went in lets say they didnt flush and was just left floating there. That was a step to far for me. The food was great the atmosphere was good and the eating area was clean. The toilets were such a let down. I know it was a Saturday but toilets should be checked for toilet roll and cleanliness. My husband agreed with me that smoke may think having its customers graffiti over the toilet walls is quirky we actually think it lowers the tone of the place and tbh put a bit of a dampener on the whole experience for me. Would I return? Yes, I would just avoid the toilets.
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