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Reviewed October 12, 2020

Man, so many restaurants on Broadway Street, but this was a gem of a choice!!! I don't think I have had better brisket than I did this night. And the mac and cheese was so so so good! I really liked the set up of...the place. Nice bar layout, nice dining layout, and the high-tops were a plus! My servicer was on top of things, and did a great job of checking in.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed August 10, 2020 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner on Saturday evening and there was a short 20 minute wait - which wasn’t bad considering that restaurants are limited to 59% capacity right now. Once we were seated we were greeted by Tiffany (AKA Andy) and she was amazing!...She was smiling (yes, we could tell even though she was wearing the required mask) she was funny and very knowledgeable about the menu. She brought our drinks to the table very quickly. We enjoyed the pimento cheese wontons for an appetizer, which were very good. I had the beef brisket street tacos and they were amazing - so flavorful and juicy! During our meal Tiffany stopped by our table several times to see if we needed anything. I don’t live in Columbus, I was visiting my daughter and son in law. Next time I am in town I will be back for some delicious food and will be sure to ask for Tiffany:)More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed July 28, 2020 via mobile

Hubby absolutely loved his burger but the drink he initially wanted wasn't available, despite being on the menu. My food wasn't anything special. Both drinks we ended up getting were good.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed February 21, 2020

I love southern BBQ and this place can't be beat. It is very unique in that they add a special twist to their meals. Not only can you taste great BBQ but they add toppings that make it very special. I was so impressed that...I included a video on my Youtube channel. Check it out at "thewrightsights" to see what an amazing experience you can have at Smoke Bourbon and BBQ!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 21, 2020 via mobile

This place is simply amazing. Every waitperson appears to sincerely enjoy working here. The whiskey selection is far above average. The craft beer list is local and extensive. And the sandwiches are simply amazing. We recommend the brisket sandwich in any of the three ways...offered.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 19, 2020

The bottled beer was good. The pulled pork looked and tasted like a mop. Our friend's burger was oily and overdone. The brisket was okay. The fries were mushy and the Brunswick stew was, well it was just tomatoes and corn. We ate here because...some of the other restaurants downtown were too crowded. This was our third choice. It should be your last.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 12, 2019

Food was terrible. I had the BBQ & Grits. The sweet sauce on it ruined the entire dish. My husband had the ribs which he declared to be the worst ribs he's ever had. The beer was good, but not good enough to make up...for the exaggerated artificial smoke flavor which permeated all our orders, which also included brisket and BBQ schnitzel.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 1, 2019

We went to this restaurant because of the good reviews on Tripadvisor, but sadly we did not get to taste their food. First my husband ordered a beer, a very common everyday beer, and they were out of it, so he chose another. Then he...ordered the BBQ ribs and low and behold they were also out of those. So we gave up and went somewhere else. A BBQ place out of ribs at 7:00 p.m.? So can't rate the food, but the experience was lacking and the waitress didn't really handle it well.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 8, 2019

I didn't like the fried okra (it was whole) but the salmon was a good choice for me because I didn't want brisket or ribs

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 30, 2019 via mobile

Spent time here seeing local historical sites and relied on trip advisor to guide us to a local dinning place. We took the leap and had the smoked old fasion and southern ruben sandwich. Very pleased with the food and drinks. Brisket was soooo tender...and the bourbon was divine. Highly recommend this bar!More

Date of visit: September 2019
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