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Up In Smoke B.B.Q. & Grill

230 Leland Ave S, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7E 2N5, Canada
+1 807-577-7444
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“gumbo” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
230 Leland Ave S, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7E 2N5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed April 8, 2017

this has been a long standing local favorite here in thunder bay. congrats to them for being successful for so any years. good luck to you in your future endeavors.

Thank rick00001967
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Waiter said that owner/chef was retiring next week and he (waiter) didn't want to buy the place to retiring also. Restaurant will close next week (November 2016). We found it closed on Tuesday night even though it was supposed to be open. We went for...More

Thank 256Jeff2020
Reviewed September 1, 2016

I visit this place regularly. Not the fanciest but food is good. I love the Poo-Bouy sandwiches, and ribs Prime rib is hit and miss as they only cook so much.

Thank 12Suds
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Service with a smile from Shelly. Pulled pork looked wonderful as did the New Oelans style catfish. I had the catfish Po Boy with spicy gumbo a favorite of mine.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed June 20, 2016

There was lots of food, but at a cost and nothing that WOWED my wife or I. We were expecting something different and it wasn't there.

Thank toddj650
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Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Thunder Bay. I usually have the ribs which are excellent. I tried the Jambalaya and may have found a new favourite.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed February 14, 2016

The food here is great from the ribs to the sea food gumbo it is all mighty good eats. It seems to be a family run place good service good food fair prices

Thank dony984
Reviewed July 23, 2015

I was in recently with a few friends and enjoyed everything . Its a small place but nice , they were really busy when I was the but the service was still fast and friendly . Food was great :) I'm looking forward to my...More

Thank rykel49
Reviewed July 21, 2015

I was quite please to hear that my girlfriend wanted to go to Up In Smoke. I had been to Thunder Bay several times and each time I came they were closed. I was surprised they were still open as they had strange hours and...More

1  Thank Mommytraveller1
Reviewed December 2, 2014

I always enjoy Chef Peter's Cat Fish Po Boy served with Gumbo. A tasty meal served nice and hot in temperature. Anything on this menu is well done from pizza to Smoked prime rib, to die for.

2  Thank Brian H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $24
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Leland Ave S, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7E 2N5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-577-7444
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