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Holy Smoke Texas BBQ

N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
+1 760-872-4227
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (68 reviews)
“pulled pork” (67 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (51 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at Schadt’s Bakery just a few minutes after they closed their sandwich shop. So we went across the street to check out the BBQ restaurant. The meat was delicious! We had brisket, Tri tip and chicken. The Mac and cheese was exceptional!!! We...More

Thank trayciek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For 11 bucks I got a roll and a side of smooshed meat in styrofoam. So, since I ordered a sandwich, I guess I had to assemble my own. A friend ordered a different sandwich and it came assembled. So many questions... Cornbread was my...More

Thank Heather I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town for business with my wife. We went here based on yelp reviews. We shared sampler platter. I really liked tri tip and pulled pork-liked brisket. BBQ was tender and Smokey.good selection of beers. Good service. Not much ambiance . Beans and coleslaw were...More

Thank Visalia11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat a lot BBQ and have tried a lot of different places. Each BBQ place i have been to has their own flavor. I chose to get 3 different meats and two sides. I had the ribs, tips, and chicken. The macaroni and cheese...More

Thank Eric682014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is so popular it may be hard to find a place to sit. Don't be afraid to ask a stranger to share one of the picnic table. My husband and I ordered different items and they were both outstanding. The staff is friendly...More

Thank magnolia387
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Stopped in for a quick dinner as we passed through Bishop. Family style picnic benches and friendly Christian music in the background were a welcome change from the Reno casinos. The food was very good. We had pulled pork and the smoked tri-tip. Both were...More

1  Thank sugar1addict3
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Tender meat. Stuffed baked potatoes with bbq meat. Casual atmosphere. Good location. Walking distance of many motels.

1  Thank Tim G
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Holy Smoke is a great (very casual) BBQ restaurant. I love the ghost pepper BBQ sauce and the brisket is awesome. Every table has four BBQ spices: regular, spicy, hot, and ghost pepper (wrapped in yellow caution tape). The staff is friendly and the food...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We're from Texas and wow! Holy Smoke barbecue brings back home. We shared a combo plate with three meats: the chicken was a little dry; the rib was the most tender, fall-off-the-bone that I have had in a long time and the brisket was literally...More

1  Thank susansmix
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Foid was great, quaint restaurant well decorated. But only reason not oitstanding is it took 40 minutes to get 2 sandwiches.

Thank Kyle B
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13 January 2018|
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Response from Nancy P | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer this question either, as we stopped only for dinner. Contact the establishment if you want an accurate answer re: catering for weddings.
laverne w
31 May 2016|
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Response from moe1966 | Reviewed this property |
772 N Main St Bishop, CA 93514
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-872-4227
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