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“A little messy but so good!”
Review of Smokey Joe's

Smokey Joe's
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
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Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Reviewed March 11, 2014

If you love ribs this is the place to go! The ribs are tender and the choice of flavours makes it hard to decide ....so have them all. There is a combo plate. There is an option to share your racks and you just pay a bit more for an extra side which is good if one person is not wanting to eat as much as the other. They give you your own roll of paper towels which is awesome because you are not always looking for more napkins. We like to sit by the rail to enjoy the street traffic and catch any breeze there might be. As well .... the tables are close together and I don't think we have ever gone there without meeting someone new! Last visit we shared our Deep Fried Oreos (Which you must try) with a couple from England! The waitstaff is awesome, attentive and friendly. Always a joke to play or share!! Great food ....great times!

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Thank Karen G
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Reviewed March 9, 2014

I enjoyed my dinner at Smokey Joe's. I had the rice and beans with the coleslaw and wahoo fish. Very Delicious. Try it with the Jerk sauce :)

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Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

Enticed by the lively atmosphere and delicious smells wafting from this place, last year we walked in without having read anything about it. It was a great change from the "fine dining restaurants"we had been visiting all week. Shorts & tshirt are appropriate. They don't take reservations so there may be a 15 min wait but it's worth it. We usually have the big sampler for 2 - it's a huge meal so we have never had dessert. The pulled pork and the ribs are "to dye for". A pitcher of sangria or a beer - perfect. It's a busy place and sometimes the service has been a little slow but if you relax, sit back and enjoy your drink, you will definitely love your BBQ. We have left one more night open so we can return next week. It's not often we visit the same restaurant twice on the same vacation so that will tell you something!

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Thank jacVirginia
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Reviewed March 7, 2014

I was kind of surprised to find a BBQ ribs joint in Aruba - and it was pretty darned good ribs! The prices weren't too bad and they had a good variety of rib selections. We split a sampler platter of 4 different style ribs and they were meaty and tasty. Outdoor seating is common place in Aruba and this joint has a nice large seating area - and unlimited refills on iced tea!

Thank rca19
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Reviewed March 5, 2014

We have a very nice meal at Smokey Joes. My son had the rib combo - which he loved. The ribs were beefy. I had the 1/2 chicken - also very tasty. Service was like lightning! They let us exchange our sides for a salad, which my wife and son both liked.

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Thank Karl V
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