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Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill

2525 Hurstbourne Gem Ln, Louisville, KY 40220-4075
+1 502-491-7570
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good20%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Barbecue
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2525 Hurstbourne Gem Ln, Louisville, KY 40220-4075
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We used to like going here but the last couple of times it was not good. Croutons were so stale we took them off the salad. A hair in my salad kinda ruined the whole meal. My wife had the petite sirloin and it was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the sampler which was great! Ribs, chicken, wings, sausage and more. Food was wonderful but service was lacking. Slow to take orders, bring drinks and vanished until the check.

Thank live2travel42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stop by Smokey Bones as much as possible . We have had almost everything on the menu and have found it ALL delicious .They have "Bonz Cards" that award points for cash spent on meals and those can be used for...More

Thank cliffj2
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

The hostess appeared to be bothered that we arrived. She just grabbed two menus and escorted us to a table without even speaking to us. The waiter, Dionte was very friendly. Perhaps he could chat with the hostess. The food was good, pulled pork good,...More

Thank elainecpon
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The ribs are what I'd most recommend. They are slow smoked, hand rubbed with spices. Delicious! You also have to try the Smoked Chicken wings, wonderful change from Buffalo'ed wings.

Thank cgaskin2017
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Smokey Bones smokes their meats, and you can tell. We enjoyed a platter that contained Dry rub chicken wings, brisket, chicken breast, sausage links (nice and spicy), ribs and some grilled veggies. It came with a sauce on the side that had a little hint...More

Thank Papabearbill
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Very happy we gave them a shot. The food was amazing (smoked wings and brisket) and our server was very good. It definitely was a nice evening for date night.

Thank bodind795
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Bodind795, we're glad you had such a wonderful experience with us!

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Sorry I didn't remember to take a picture of our food but we were eating it too fast. We sat at the bar and otdered pick 2, baby back ribs, smoked wings plus added sausage as a third meat. Sides were cinnamon apples and fries....More

Thank traci l
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the Hurstbourne location for dinner. We arrived around 7:30 with 3 adults and 2 children under 3. We were seated in a reasonable amount of time by the hostess. When then waited for at least 20 minutes with out any servers coming to...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We went on a Monday night and walked right in. Imagine our surprise when it took 45 minutes before our order came. It seemed to be happening to everyone. I questioned at 30 minutes and she said they were behind. We didn't appreciate the waitress...More

Thank asnbfrog
Smokey B, Manager at Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Asnbfrog, we regret to hear that you had this experience with us. We would appreciate you allowing us the opportunity to follow up, please email us at feedback@smokeybones.com with your contact information and a few details about your visit including the location of the restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2525 Hurstbourne Gem Ln, Louisville, KY 40220-4075
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-491-7570
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