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Smokin Jim's BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1414 Bundy Lane, Bedford, IN 47421
+1 812-276-7417
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The smoked meat at "Smokin Jim's BBQ" is wonderful. We stopped for a late evening meal and decided to stop after reading good reviews. I ordered a pulled pork sandwich with pork and beans and potato salad. Meal was wonderful. It is hard to beat the flavor of wood smoked slow cooked meat. I would defiantly visit this place again.

Thank Weidmanrandy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and wonderful Christian atmosphere. They have a locomotive engine that is the smoker. Really good smoked meat!!! Don't go on Sunday, They're not open.

Thank Steven M
Bedford, IN
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Food is tasty. Not great. Not a waste of a trip or a meal either. Have not been in a hurry to get back, but would go back if others wanted to go. So, if that helps.

1 Thank Cheryl B
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We ate at Smokin Jim's during the week after Christmas. My husband raved about the half slab of ribs, which fell off the bone, and the cole slaw. After way too much to eat over Christmas, I made the mistake of ordering a tossed salad. The cucumbers were so soggy, they bent when I picked them up. The salad was... More 

Thank Karen W
Mishawaka, Indiana
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332 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Well that was pretty good BBQ! Can't miss this place on IN 37 in Bedford, with a big black locomotive sitting out front. Tried the pulled pork sandwich, and was not disappointed. Reasonable prices and good service.

Thank Jim S
Bedford, Indiana, United States
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I love the people and the boss is so nice and I love the food that and the staff are so assume and when I came on my birthday and you guys are so assume me and my dad on the ice cream

Thank Tommy C
Mitchell, Indiana
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141 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The service was very good. The food was outstanding. Friendly atmosphere. I would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Jim R
Muncie, Indiana
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food is great and the prices are reasonable. The wait staff was very helpful with information and suggestions. Be aware, no alcohol is served here, but don't let that cause you to miss out on the great food!

Thank Timothy V
Winchester, IN
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We were debating what to get for dinner while on a family trip to Bedford. We were torn between several chain restaurants. We prefer to go local whenever we can and happened upon Smokin Jim's. It was delicious! Very friendly staff upon entering. Our server was very attentive and polite. My husband and I shared a pulled pork sandwich and... More 

Thank kshteacher
Springville, Indiana
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Hadn't been here for quite a while and was surprised how good it was. I love that they have specials for lunch.

Thank ben5170

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1414 Bundy Lane, Bedford, IN 47421
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 812-276-7417
Family dinning with home style food.

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