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Smokey's Bar B Que & Cafe

$$ - $$$
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
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510 Main St, Wellsville, KS 66092
+1 785-883-4119
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Old historic building adds to fun atmosphere. Good service. Excellent BBQ with a varied menu. Very good value with generous portions.

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Thank SueLebby
Wellsville, Kansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

This is a fabulous dry rub BBQ restaurant. Owner hand selects wood for smoking, lots of cherry and apple from the wonderful smells circulating through town. Meat is very lean and tender. The smoked turkey is my favorite but also love the burnt ends. Sides are really tasty, slaw is hands down the best I've had. Really friendly place and... More 

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Thank staceyluttrell1
Kansas
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

A good choice for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. Daily specials & good desserts. They also have a family dinner that will feed at least a family of 4 for people on a budget. They are Closed on Mondays.

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Thank aaainger
Jablanica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I used to come to Smokey's all the time when I was in Wellsville as an exchange student. The food was so delicious, and something I'll never forget are their mozzarella sticks 😍😍😍

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Thank k_nidah
Overland Park, Kansas
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015

Ribs are tender and fall off the bone, turkey was moist and succulent, mashed potatoes and gravy were outstanding! Couldn't ask for better service! Cowboy Poppers for appetizer dipped in rib rub before cooking... AMAZING!

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Thank emsems2015
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

I grew up and lived in Wellsville until I was 10 and every Sunday after church we'd have lunch there. Best bbq I've had even to this day.

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Thank AshleyHaggard
Porto Alegre, RS
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2015

I loved this barbecue place! I went to wellsville in 2012, live the for 6 months e for sure i loved go the, delicius french fries and burguer! Kinda miss this place!!

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Thank Larissa C
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2014

The BBQ is great. The owner only uses lean cuts of beef and other meats. The sauce is good. If your a BBQ fan don't pass this one up. It's located just off I-35 about 20 minutes SW of KC at exit 198. It's worth the stop.

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2 Thank Daninstl
Kansas,USA
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Good value for BBQ near KC. Kids meals are very reasonable, and include one type of meat, one side, drink, and Oreo pkg. I love the smokeys salad, the BBQ ranch dressing is awesome! Husband got the 3 meat platter, burnt ends were a little dry but the corned beef was really good. Apple corn bread, frickles and beans are... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

We were driving towards Kansas City in I-35 looking for a place for dinner. I read the reviews about this place and drive right to it! I have never had fried pickles and would never have tried them if not for speaking with the owner, Rene. They are so light and addictive! I had the burnt ends (perfect) and my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Main St, Wellsville, KS 66092
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Wellsville
  • Phone Number: +1 785-883-4119

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?