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Pokeys BBQ & Smokehouse

408 S Douglas Hwy, Gillette, WY 82716-4049
+1 307-687-7653
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (30 reviews)
“baked beans” (7 reviews)
“smoked turkey” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
408 S Douglas Hwy, Gillette, WY 82716-4049
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Reviewed December 26, 2017

Stopped In for a quick lunch. Overall our service was excellent. Drinks and food delivered fast. The food was very tasty and a good value. We had a "non meat eater" with us who enjoyed his meal as well.

Thank 364lewisr
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Pokeys is one of our favorite restaurants in Gillette. We can count on speedy and friendly service, and best of all the quality of food is always consistent. If you are adventurous try the “Tracy Nachos”. An odd combo of ingredients.... but it is delicious...More

Thank BikerDeluxe
Reviewed November 8, 2017

I had the ribs and brisket. Both had a very nice smoke.The brisket was delicious, well marbled and juicy but the ribs were a bit disappointing--dry and overcooked. The meal came with rolls, a trip to the well stocked salad bar and two sides. A...More

Thank Candy O
Reviewed October 23, 2017

The food was great. BUT, could you put the buns in a basket instead of leaving them in the plastic bags. (tacky) The $4.00 for a glass of boxed wine (not good) was not a good experience. No Coke, only Pepsi. Go to Walmart, but...More

Thank davidhL1973AY
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere (love the Christmas Story lamp on the bar), food, and service! A welcome treat after a long day of traveling

Thank Arlene M
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Husband and I ate here on a trip to Montana. He ordered a full rack of baby back ribs (to have some leftovers for the next day). I wasn't very hungry so I ordered a kid's chopped beef sandwich that came with choice of one...More

Thank mauilover09
Reviewed September 6, 2017

A couple of us had chicken fried steak and one had ribs. The CFS was ok but not a lot of flavor, it came with mashed potatoes and gravy and 1 trip to the salad bar. The waitress kept promising to bring bread but that...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Very good salad bar with several choices. We had a party of 6 with 4 very large people and I asked for table seating and they accommodated very quickly and gave us ample room. Everyone was very happy with their meals and cleaned their plates!...More

Thank Padookahead
Reviewed August 29, 2017

I'd picked up my daughter at the airport and we were excited to have a great meal. It just didn't happen. My daughter never received half of her sides; we had to send back the drink special because it was so sweet we couldn't drink...More

Thank Christina N
Reviewed August 23, 2017

We ate at Pokey's in mid-July while on a road trip. The food was just OK but the reason for this review is the salad bar. There was a sign somewhere saying this was the best salad bar in Wyoming but it was just poor....More

Thank Silkrose1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 S Douglas Hwy, Gillette, WY 82716-4049
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Gillette
  • Phone Number: +1 307-687-7653
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We are a family friendly restaurant. We were named Wyoming's Best Barbeque, and offer full service catering, carry out, and of course dine in. We have a great selection of tap beers along with a full bar.
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