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Smokey Bones BBQ & Gril

2723 N. Meridian Blvd., Reading, PA 19610
+1 610-375-9580
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (53 reviews)
“pulled pork” (25 reviews)
“cornbread” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2723 N. Meridian Blvd., Reading, PA 19610
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my sister’s favorite place so we go here when we can get together. Ribs are some of the better from chain-type restaurant. Fun, loud, great bar... and crowded. Go a little early to avoid long wait time in weekends.

Thank Teresa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When Smokey Bones first came to berks County we would visit at least once a week . The building itself inside is very inviting with all the big timber interior and also not as loud as most restaurants of its size so you can sit...More

Thank szechman4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was horrible but our beverages were good. Cornbread tasted rubbery, the wings were unbelievable large and flavorless and our burgers didn't taste like real beef. Will never go back to that location.

Thank mamaof3blacksons
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The baby back ribs tonight were outstanding. Very meaty and tasteful. Server was great. Also. Cannot go there without having the corn bread appetizer. Also the $10 off $25 coupon always comes in handy.

Thank orangebear1479
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I recommend the nachos. They are tasty, plentiful, and reasonable in price. The menu however is extensive. Our server was great.

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We were in bernville by unusual circumstances.. Since we had an hour and a half ride ahead of us until we got home and we were starved, we came upon this place and decided to give it a try. We were told there would be...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great experience at Smokey Bones. Wait staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful without hovering. The fried pickles were as good as I've had. Had the "BUILD A BURGER" option....everything was exactly how I ordered it. The one very minor complaint is that they could have...More

Thank SHayes3
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Friends went to celebrate a birthday on 8/26/2017. We were told that there would be a 20 minute wait ( it was 12:45 in the afternoon) After waiting and not being called in to be seated we went in and asked what the problem was....More

Thank 169PollyT
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Food is ok. Service is usually not great. Few if any servers know what beer they have when they claim to have lots. Not the case. Ok if nowhere else to go but definitely a chain.

Thank lukey1_11
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We have always heard good things about this place so we decided to check it out one night...it had a patio and we just love sitting out on a nice night and having supper...the food was good.....waiter was great....it was a little noisy but that's...More

Thank Dianne50
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24 April 2016|
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Response from cakelady64 | Reviewed this property |
I was at a party where they served Smokey bones pulled pork and there was more then enough food. As for servers you can hire them through your local temp service.
Susan T
2 October 2015|
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Response from lewis176 | Reviewed this property |
no I don't think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2723 N. Meridian Blvd., Reading, PA 19610
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-375-9580
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