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Smokin' Daves BBQ and Taphouse

228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
+1 303-823-7427
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (37 reviews)
“cornbread” (15 reviews)
“pulled pork” (20 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Oh my; this food was to die for!!! We had 2 whole hogs that the meat just fell apart. The coleslaw was awesome along with the mac & cheese! I didn't try the bean all tho they looked & smelled great. The corn bread look...More

Thank Buford-Gs
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Honestly, some of the best BBQ this side of New Orleans. Any and all of it is good! Highly recommended.

Thank O2730CLdaniels
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Stopped here for a late lunch after a trip with friends to Estes Park last fall. It was a somewhat busy, but there were still empty spaces in the parking lot. Even so, after being seated at a table on the outside deck (our request),...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A group of my friends and I , go out to dinner every two or three months. Our experience at Smoking Dave's was one of the better evenings out. The wait staff were on their game all the time we were there. The food tasted...More

Thank krispyctr
Reviewed 28 July 2017

You can wait at the door for someone to seat you until you hair turns grey. If you get seated you can't get waited upon, unless the busboy gets promoted to waiter.

Thank robbinrogers
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This popular local spot offers the standard range of BBQ staples. In a sign of a good BBQ establishment, they have a fine sweet iced tea and a superior cornbread ( moist and flavorful). The pulled pork was slow-cooked and their sauces run the gamut...More

Thank Knyte7
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Smokin' Daves and were not disappointed. Blues music played in the background as we ate our lunch. The salad was fresh and the ranch dressing was good. The brisket sandwich was perfectly smoked and the Sweet Original sauce added just the right...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Ordered the pulled pork platter with 2 sides. Generous portions of delicious smoked meat (no sauce on it), green beans ( firm, seasoned with bacon & onions), sweet baked beans, corn muffin. So good, I forgot to ask for a take home box! Separate dining...More

Thank Janice A
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Smokin' Dave's has several locations. The one in Lyons is superb! You like BBQ, beer, great service? This is the place!

Thank Jon G
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Having previously done carry out from Smokin' Daves BBQ, we decided to have a dinner there. After a 20 minute wait for a table (not too bad for resort standards), I don't know if our waitress S. was having a bad night or just incompetent....More

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14 October 2016|
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Response from Toni D | Reviewed this property |
I am also gluten-free and though they do not have a dedicated gluten-free menu, the wait staff is educated about which of their dishes are 'safe' to eat (without gluten). We did not have any issues.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lyons
  • Phone Number: +1 303-823-7427
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