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Bill & Daves Smoking Pit

1527 11th St, Tell City, IN 47586-1323
+1 812-547-9900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“pulled pork” (3 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
“fried chicken” (2 reviews)
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1527 11th St, Tell City, IN 47586-1323
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love this BBQ and stop every team me we can. Friendly staff for stay in or carry out. Fresh food every time.

Thank Laura J
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant. Buffet is always clean and fresh. Order off the menu is quick and friendly. Best fried chicken in the Tri-state area. Pork chops, ribs, beef, and pulled pork are also family favorites.

Thank Laura J
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Bill and Dave's has some of the best barbeque anywhere and their prices are great! Catering is a breeze and their buffet is always great! Don't forget to save room for the desserts as they are always fantastic. The staff is friendly and they have...More

Thank willmel
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We recently received a catered meal Delivered to our home as a gift. The meats were absolutely Delicious, including smoked turkey, Ham and pulled pork. In addItion, it was Served with Green beans, corn , bread and buns. It was perfect for our large Family...More

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Never left without being completely full. The lunch buffet is out of this world. I have never eaten fish that I could eat without tarter sauce....but they have it. Very reasonably priced

Thank DTOakes
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

Many different BBQ options along with chicken and pork...many choices of sauces. The salad bar is always fresh and delicious and the desert bar is...amazingly delicious. There's also À la cart menu offerings sandwiches, chicken and buffer take out. The staff is always friendly and...More

Thank Louceesmom
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a true gem in the Tell City, area. I have to say that the BBQ buffet and all of the items on it is outstanding. The salad bar is great but the desert bar is on a whole other level of yummy! Give...More

Thank Louceesmom
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Staff is pleasant, great variety on buffet and dessert bar. Salad bar is included with buffet. Owner is always there to monitor food quality and service.

Thank BeachInDecember
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Me and my family have ate here numerous times we are never disappointed they have excellent food and the barbaque ribs will melt in your mouth. the desserts are really good but they need more desserts.Friendly waitress. good place for big familes to eat also.

Thank Holly B
Reviewed July 27, 2016

The Smoking Pit has great eat in or carry out Bar B Q. The have a nice dining room and an extra room for special occasions or meetings. The Dining Room features a Buffet with different types of Bar B Q and side items.

Thank Jerry F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1527 11th St, Tell City, IN 47586-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Tell City
  • Phone Number: +1 812-547-9900
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