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1 Water Front Park, Front Street, Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-537-6653
11:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Wed 18:00 - 21:00
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I've been there a couple times in the past and I thought I write a review now... still the food is ok, I had better. But the guy working there (a light ginger who I believe is the chef) is kind of full of himself.

Thank G U
Southampton Parish, Bermuda
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

From someone who didn't really enjoy Texas style cuisine, Smokin Barrel is more than a bang for your buck. It's beautifully placed near the Hamilton Ferry Terminal and the food truck more then adept to cater to large orders and quickly. Perfect lunch pick-up.

Thank Ezekiel S
Cape Cod
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Hard to miss this place downtown in Hamilton by the ferry terminal. We took our meals in paper bags up the street to a park and ate at a picnic table. It was a little spendy for what you got but was good, honest fare. We got two types of meat chicken and beef brisket. It came with rice, very... More 

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West Babylon, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

If you're looking for a great cost effective lunch on an expensive island, you have to hit up the Smokin Barrel in Hamilton Bermuda! The food is awesome, and the guys who work there even more so when it comes to food selection and giving local advice. Don't pass it up! Give these guys a raise, they earn it keeping... More 

Thank Simone D
Paget Parish, Bermuda
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Call ahead and order or prepare to wait for the majority of your lunch hour for your food. BUT it is delicious so depending on how hungry you are, it is worth it.

Thank Yeti335
Southampton, Bermuda
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The pulled pork jerk sandwich is to die for. OMG!!! Delicious!!!!! The local fish is another to die for.

Thank Jeanann S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2016

It's chef had just won the top chef competition in Bermuda. Its a food truck, with a 4 star chef at the helm. I'm not sure what more there is to say. It's pulled pork is really amazing and one of my go-to meals. Lunch here is extremely popular in Bermuda and many corporate offices have Smokin' Barrel on speed... More 

Thank artie d
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

I went on recommendation from Trip Advisor and am happy I did. I had a small order of the truffle Mac n cheese and enjoyed it on the nearby bench overlooking the water. Next time I will ask them to hold the breadcrumbs. There was a full even coating on top and I did not enjoy that much with every... More 

Thank HappyBubble
Madison, New Hampshire
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2015

The jerk chicken is amazing. Best on the island, hands down. A ginger beer (non alcoholic, real ginger, real sugar cane) is always a good way to accompany the meal.

Thank Kevin V
Philadelphia, PA
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

If you're visiting Hamilton, Bermuda and you're anywhere near the ferry station, definitely stop by this food truck and order the jerk chicken (not sandwich) and French fries. The chicken was the most flavorful chicken I've ever had (and I have about 129 recipes at home on how to cook chicken). It's a bit pricey ($10 for a small portion... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Barbecue, Jamaican
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Water Front Park, Front Street, Hamilton, Bermuda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bermuda  >  Pembroke Parish  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 441-537-6653

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