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Smalley's Caribbean Barbeque

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423 Main St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5180
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Vermillion, South Dakota
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104 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2017

We visited on New Year's Eve, and although the restaurant was busy, our service was still good for our group of 8. Our food was decent, and they had a nice selection of beers to choose from. The consensus at the table was that the sweet potatoes and sausage side dish was the best choice. We did try their free... More 

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Thank fatzaz
Minnesota
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed November 27, 2016

FIrst time there and found the menu intriguing and good mix of caribbean fare -especially Jamaican jerk. Spice levels vary from tepid to almost intolerable, and everything was freshly prepared, hot, with great beer selection to boot. Definitely returning.

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Thank blinkie2000
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Had pulled pork with plank fries and both were excellent. Enjoyed our lu ch and the pirate decor. Some very hot items available on the menu but not for me do you can try them if you wish....

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Thank Suecoby
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Good service but was very disappointed with the food. If you think tomato ketchup is a spice than go for it. Spicy jerk wings was mild (spicy level, should have gone one step up I guess). Do not order the mahi mahi taco. Liked the tater tots.

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Thank Honoluluchick
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Smalley's on Friday night (around 8PM) It was pretty busy. Waitress said it would be a half an hour wait/ no one visibile in line, could have got on wait list and left. I think they call you when you're up so you have to be fairly close. We opted to go to the bar section and seat ourselves. I... More 

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Thank Andrew S
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283 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The jerk wings are out of this world. Just enough kick to make your nose sweat but make you want more. The "from-scratch" margaritas are some of the best I have ever had in a restaurant. The bartender, I believe her name is Mandy, needs a badge, perhaps a purple ribbon, for her margarita making skills. Well done! I also... More 

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Thank HopheadWI
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

We visited Smalley's on October 5th and had an incredible dinner! The jerk wings and chicken sandwich were as good as any I had when visiting Jamaica. The pulled pork sandwich had a great smoked flavor and was a generous portion. The macaroni and cheese with some crispy bacon was delightful! We last ate at Smalley's over five years ago... More 

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Thank Michael T
Somerset, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Great heat where you want it, wonderful full bodied flavor when you don't. From the Bacon Appetizers to the Tacos (your choice of fillings) its just really, really good. Brisket that melts in your mouth, craft beer selections that are actually meaningful and not trite. Stillwaters best.

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Thank William H
Minnesota
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Great water related decor with good drinks, service, and food! Drink specials are good and quality priced! Highly recommended!

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Thank Chefcordon
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

My friend and I stopped in Stillwater on Labor Day. Smalley's was recommended so we tried it out. The pulled pork sandwich and craft beer were great. It was a bit overpriced for the portion but great nonetheless.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Main St S, Stillwater, MN 55082-5180
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Stillwater

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?