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Smoke Modern Barbeque

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the atmosphere, music, and bbq with a great selection of sauces. The Mac and Cheese dishes are a must or can be ordered as one of the sides. You can't go wrong here.

Date of visit: September 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review! We are glad you enjoyed you experience with us!

Reviewed August 25, 2020

I am in the area for firefighting activities and was able to have dinner at Smoke the other day. I ordered the brisket with mac & cheese and creamed spinach. I loved the spinach - so much so that I even ate my leftovers cold...a couple hours later. The mac and cheese was terrific. The brisket was OK, but my opinion is that the meat inside of the bark lacked flavor. It was fine with one of the BBQ sauces on it. I will admit that I am a person that likes things heavily seasoned, so maybe this is personal taste. At home, I brine almost everything, including brisket before smoking. My only complaint (that we didn't have time to voice), is that we asked for separate checks and were given one check. So we had to scramble with money. Given that we were all in separate fire uniforms, I would have almost thought that would have been a given, on top of having asked for separate checks. Out waiter was very friendly. I would go again and try something besides the brisket.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We apologize about your checks and want you to know we strive to provide the best service to our guests. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed August 8, 2020 via mobile

Ate here for dinner on my wife and I trip to Glenwood. BBQ was very good and the cloeslaw was excellent. Staff was super friendly as well.

Date of visit: August 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2020

Thank you for the great review! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed July 27, 2020 via mobile

And this is coming from a Texan! Wow. Wow. Wow! Everything we had was a-mazing from the briscuit infused queso, pulled pork sandwiches, to the French dip with some of the best beef I’ve ever had. Add to that the burnt ends Mac and Cheese...and we were one happy family! And I thought I’d be writing a review making fun of Colorado’s BBQ....More

Date of visit: July 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2020

We are so glad you enjoyed our BBQ! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed July 22, 2020

When out here for my birthday dinner. Pandemic birthdays can be weird, but they made the experience comfortable and enjoyable. Their fried okra starter was amazing! I ate it ALL myself. Husband ordered brisket and I ordered pulled pork. The brisket stood on its own...and was very good. The pulled pork didn't really stand out on its own, it needed sauce. But their variety of sauces (and presentation and explanation of each one) were great and I really enjoyed the meal.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2020

We are glad we could be a part of your birthday experience! Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed July 21, 2020

The food at Smoke is quite delicious. Their pulled pork is great. We had the corn bread as an appetizer. It had a very unique maple butter which helped make the cornbread disappear quickly. The sides were so good. Mac & Cheese was very smooth,...their beans included burnt ends, they had an incredible “Smokin” Slaw. There’s about 6 different sauces, including a few spicy selections (one called XXX), a good Carolina and a great mustard. Of course, they have a sweet sauce that is great on anything. The waitstaff were really incredible. They took good care of us and they are all about keeping busy and taking care of the customers. Smoke has highlighted their smoker and made it into a feature wall in a very updated but friendly space. If you want the brisket, don’t arrive too late for dinner, since they can sell out. If you were hanging out in Glenwood Springs for a few days and you ate at Smoke a couple times, it would be a very good thing to do, to try different selections at each visit.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2020

Thank you for the great review! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed July 18, 2020

One of the few places that accommodated our family during our trip. The food was out of this world and the staff was top notch. Highly recommend visiting this restaurant during your trip. BBQ is tough and they mailed it!

Date of visit: July 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2020

We are glad you decided to join us! Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed July 13, 2020

I come from a BBQ family (Texas), so I know good bbq and this place def did not disappoint. From the Brisket, to the corn muffins, to the mac and cheese. Everything was authentic and fresh. Will def be back

Date of visit: July 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2020

We look forward to seeing you next time! Thank you so much!

Reviewed July 2, 2020 via mobile

We had the burnt ends mac n cheese, bacon wrapped shrimp and corn muffins. All was very good. Safe bet for good food.

Date of visit: July 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2020

We are glad you enjoyed your food. We hope next time we can give you a five star experience!

Reviewed June 28, 2020 via mobile

I had the pick two plate... and since it was Fathers Day I made it a pick three! I had the pork, brisket and the jalapeño sausage: It is hard to pick one as the favorite but I’d say sausage, brisket and then the pork....They were all good!! We then got an order of the ribs and they were very very good... better than the three meats! As it seems in all of Glenwood Springs, the service wasn’t great. We wanted the ribs originally but they weren’t available until 4 pm (doesn’t say that on the menu). But, we were there for over an hour and it became 4 pm while we were eating. So, my friend and son added the ribs as part of their pick em for what should have been an additional $3. We made that clear when we ordered them. The waitress said it was okay. When we got the bill we were charged the entire $17 for the ribs, which we were clearly told we wouldn’t be charged for. (At least not that much). The waitress told us after the fact that the manager wouldn’t allow it. The manager never came to our table to explain anything and then told the waitress that she could pay for it herself!!! Amazing! We spent over $250 in this place and we were treated like this!!! I don’t normally complain - you can check my other ratings on here. This was exceptionally bad service! But, the food was really, really good! Food was a 5 and the service was a 1!!!More

Date of visit: June 2020
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smokebbq, Owner at Smoke Modern Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2020

We are so very sorry that you did not enjoy your experience with us. We apologize for the miscommunication that you witnessed as it is not our policy for servers to pay for their mistakes. It was not our intent to charge you the full...More

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