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Sugarfire Smoke House

605 Washington Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63101-1207
+1 314-394-1720
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (188 reviews)
“sugar pie” (7 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
605 Washington Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63101-1207
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1 - 10 of 658 reviews

Reviewed today

I visited this place after a Cardinals game. The lines were out the door. When we were finally served we received cold and stale fries, cold cheesy potatoes, near-frozen Brisket, and cold and old pulled pork. It was so disgusting we sent it back and...More

Thank Warren L
Reviewed yesterday

Excited to be in St. Louis chasing BBQ. Visited Sugerfire, recommended by the Hyatt concierge. Somewhat disappointed. Had the Meat Daddy five meat meal; brisket, sausage, ribs, pulled pork and smoked turkey breast. The pulled pork, sausage and smoked turkey were okay. The ribs and...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We ordered and sat outside at a picnic table. Excellent bar b que and big servings. Kids burger is huge! Highly recommend!!!

Thank Twinmommy123
Reviewed 3 days ago

We asked several locals where to go and several of them highly recommended this place. That's a good start! I thought the food was excellent. I had the pulled pork and it was pretty much perfect. The beans were delicious. My husband had ribs and...More

Thank ladyaph
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just happened upon this place during a business trip in Indianapolis. I had the pulled pork plate with Mac n Cheese and Spicy carrots as sides. I tried the honey badger sauce which was very good. The pork was well prepared and the sides were...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Being from South Carolina, I know BBQ. This restaurant serves BBQ that I would put up against anyone's. There are waiting lines, but you go thru rather fast. I had pulled pork, pork ribs, and brisket...all smoked to perfection and unbelievably tender. There were at...More

Thank Deborah N
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was really disappointed by Sugarfire. I went there early in a Saturday evening, and the place was already crowded. The servers were somewhat rude and impatient, and the food was really just tasteless and cold. I would have cooked better at home. The price...More

Thank rodrigostarosta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will say, the food was good. But I won’t say it was the best I have ever had. The fries weren’t very warm and the meat was great and what you would expect from a great BBQ place. The line can get crazy long,...More

Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I love Sugarfire but this was an off night. They were really busy before the ballgame on Monday the 7th but that’s no excuse. I had a brisket sandwich and my husband had the brisket plate the brisket was like shoe leather-dry...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was slightly disappointed. After seeing the reviews I was expecting to be wowed! It was good but not a restaurant I would rave about. Staff however were friendly.

Thank Silks P
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Questions & Answers
Loren L
1 February 2018|
Response from DK_KNIGHT42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they sell their sauce at the restaurant.
1 September 2017|
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Response from ThosHobbes | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think so.
David S
12 March 2017|
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Response from Jason M | Reviewed this property |
No but they should be able to accommodate you and the food is amazing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 Washington Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63101-1207
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-394-1720
  • E-mail
Voted BEST BBQ in St. Louis 2015 Voted BEST BBQ in St. Louis 2014 Voted BEST NEW RESTAURANT 2013 Voted BEST BURGER 2013 Top 5 in the 100 Best Restaurants in St. Louis 2015 1st Place Memphis in May World Championships (seafood) 3rd Place Memphis in May World Championship (chicken) 8th Place Memphis in May World Championship (exotic). Come try some of St. Louis' best barbecue!
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