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Smokin Yard's BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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SMOKED SANDWICHES​
Pulled Pork
$6.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Carolina Pulled Pork
$7.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Sliced Beef Brisket
$6.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Chopped Beef Brisket
$5.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Beef Burnt Ends
$7.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Pulled Chicken
$6.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Hot Links
$6.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Just Bones
$6.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Brisket Sloppy Jo
$5.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
RIBBIN' IT! JUST PORK​
Baby Rack Ribs
Half rack with 1 side $14.99
Full rack with 2 sides $25.99
St. Louis Style
Half rack with 1 side $11.99
Full rack with 2 sides $20.99
CHICKEN​
Smoked Chicken
Half with 1 side $7.99
Whole with 2 sides $13.99
Smoked Hot Wings W/ Fries
Half with 1 side $8.99
Whole with 2 sides $n/a
COMBINATIONS​
Choice of meat(brisket, pork, hot link, half chicken, or st. louis ribs. Sub baby backs for2.99)
Two Meats, One Sides
$14.99
Baby backs $+2.99
Three Meats, Two Sides
$20.99
Baby backs $+2.99
Four Meats, Three Sides
$26.99
Baby backs $+2.99
Chef Salad
$6.99
Meat $+3.00
ALSO TRY OUR..​
Catfish Po' Boy
$8.99
One side $+2.00
Two sides $+3.00
Substitute sides $+1.00
Chicken Freid Steak
W/​ mashed potatoes and country gravy
$9.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
Smokehouse Hot Beef
On white bread with mashers and brown gravy
$9.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
Fried Catfish
W/ fries and slaw
$10.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
BY THE POUND​
Beef Brisket
$14.99
Chopped Brisket
$14.99
Burnt Ends
$14.99
Pulled Pork
$12.99
Hot Links
$9.99
Chicken(Whole)
$12.99
FOR THE KIDS​
W/ fries and a drink
10 and under, substitute sides for 1
Slider(Brisket or Pork)
$4.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
Corn Dog
$4.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
Mac-N-Cheese
$4.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
Grilled Cheese
$4.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
Chicken Tenders
$4.99
Substitute sides $+1.00
SIDES​
French Fries
$2.89
Country Style Mac-N-Cheese
$2.89
Smoked Baked Beans
$2.89
Potato Salad
$2.89
Southern Style Collard Greens
$2.89
Cream, Ed Corn
$2.89
Sweet Potato Fries
$2.89
Fried Okra
$2.89
Mashed Potatoes and Gravy
$2.89
Chili
Seasonal
$2.89
About
I was shocked that this place isn't in Trip Advisor yet. It truly is a diamond in the rough!
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Heading back to Denver airport, this cute town is literally next to I-70. Yummy bbq and sides. Order at counter and they bring you the food. Employees all super nice. Plan to eat here and walk around the town, a great way to finish up...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank saltycow
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here on Sunday after we skied Loveland and the BBQ was really good! I recommend the pulled pork sandwiches, fried okra and macaroni and cheese. The parking lot is pretty small so you might have to park on the street. It's a family...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is delicious! We had pulled pork, prime rib, and a full rack of ribs! Everything was fantastic! Even the side dishes had me drooling. When the weather is nice definitely take the chance to eat outside ir even next to the river!

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank victoriacG1842RI
Reviewed January 4, 2020 via mobile

My wife & I were so glad we couldn’t find any parking downtown & chose to go here due to its parking lot. Not only were our sandwiches so were the sides & rolls. For an order & pay at the counter set up the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank daviddX1708VS
Reviewed December 26, 2019 via mobile

Great mashed potatoes!!! All the food was tasty. The service was fast and friendly. For four of us our total was just shy of $50.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank cajunsunflower
Reviewed December 18, 2019 via mobile

Really great BBQ, excellent selection of sides, and a good beer menu as well. Friendly, helpful staff, casual and welcoming.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank H7069FOtomf
Reviewed December 6, 2019 via mobile

After u walking in , u have to order from the counter and get a number and have a seat. The place looks nice especially in Christmas times with the lights and snowy Mountains view that u can enjoy through the glass window. I orderd...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank noviche
Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

Was given the name of this BBQ place from a co-worker who lives in Denver. We were west of Denver for a train ride and a visit to Red Rocks and stopped for dinner at the Smokin Yards in Idaho Springs. This location reminded me...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Al R
Reviewed October 12, 2019 via mobile

Walk up service. Super friendly staff. Seems to be family owned local place but not sure. Food was really tasty and processed reasonable. Check it out if y ok u want something quick and casual.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Scott B
Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

I got the brisket with Mac and cheese and collard greens and it was amazing! Hubs got smoked wings and baked beans also delicious! Fried pickles and boiled peanuts did not disappoint!!!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ktlocal
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