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Smokin' Coop BBQ Pit

2022 Business Route 20, Corner of Beaver Valley Road and US Rt. 20, Belvidere, IL 61008-7100
+1 815-742-5761
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pulled pork” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 7:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2022 Business Route 20, Corner of Beaver Valley Road and US Rt. 20, Belvidere, IL 61008-7100
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love The Smokin Coop! Not only is the food here awesome, it's also a fun experience for the whole family. Sitting outside on a summer day, enjoying the taste and the smell of BBQ ribs and fresh corn on the cob while the kids...More

Thank emstah14
Reviewed 1 week ago

A summer only very popular BBQ place. Good food; chicken or pork. Be aware you stand in line to order and can eat at semi-protected from the weather tables. Quite often there is entertainment and/or a car show going on. Closes at 7 pm.

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Great family atmosphere. Kids really enjoyed the tire swing. Just great place to go with the whole family

Thank StormyW68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got the Ribs and Brisket, potato salad, and baked beans everything you get there is the best never had a bad meal yet.

Thank Ladd H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel to visit family in Belvedere and every time we are here we make it a point to go at least once. We have even done take out for a large group from here. Love the pulled pork but we also had the brisket...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for late lunch Saturday June 3rd. Great family run operation with great service and food. I'm a BBQ snob from Austin. The full rack of ribs was the best I've ever had!!! Anywhere!!! Smoked for 3 hours at 225 before being foiled and...More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We had a team building event this week with 50 people and decided to order from Smokin' Coop. The food was ready when we arrived to pick it up and smelled so good that we had a tough time not diving in while we were...More

Thank I2947RHgregb
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

I thought the sandwich was good enough. Not much fat, mostly desirable meat. While it was sunny, the light wind was blowing in like a wind tunnel. Sides are extra. For two pulled pork, one chips, one piece of pie and 2 bottles of soda...More

Thank Global_Traveler_WI
Reviewed May 26, 2017

this was a pleasant visit, the staff was very friendly and accommodating. I had the pulled pork, very good, others had the chicken. large portions and fun picnic style atmosphere.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

This outdoor BBQ was excellent we had ribs pulled pork loaded baked potato and coleslaw all was fantastic

Thank Joanne D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2022 Business Route 20, Corner of Beaver Valley Road and US Rt. 20, Belvidere, IL 61008-7100
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Belvidere
  • Phone Number: +1 815-742-5761
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