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The Hokie Smokie

2104 W Mountcastle Dr, Johnson City, TN 37604-2514
+1 423-282-0801
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (31 reviews)
“wings” (16 reviews)
“smoked bbq” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2104 W Mountcastle Dr, Johnson City, TN 37604-2514
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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

This is a top 5 BBQ restraint in the TriCities. It's in the same league as Ridgewood, Firehouse, and Phil's Dream Pit.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

I love MANY things about Hokie Smokie, but now that I've had the ribeye, I will be hard pressed to eat anything else, there, at least for a while. Tender, perfectly seasoned. Wow. Oh, and the pulled pork, brisket, and ribs are great, too. Side...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

We go here from time to time. I usually order a hamburger with a $lice of brisket. The fried tomatoes are great@s well.

Thank Clay C
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This place was recommended to us by family and it was delicious. The meat was very tender and you have a choice of sauces. It was good tasting but I'm not sure whether it's worth the kind of money they charge.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We have ordered take out and dined in. Both experiences were excellent. We had the pulled port and the wings. Loved both.

Thank MB_tnfl
Reviewed 24 September 2015

I was starting to give up hope of finding excellent BBQ in northeastern Tennessee, but then our doctor recommended Hokie Smokie and the rest is history. We love it. Sure there are things that could use some work. Some of the sides aren't perfect (waaaaay...More

Thank Sheri W
Reviewed 12 September 2015

I went after hearing that it was a really good place to eat. We went on a Friday evening, it was very slow, maybe three tables had people at them including us. Service was by far the worst part of the entire experience. We waited...More

Thank CarJunkey2010
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Decent food, decent prices, and fast service are some of the hallmarks of a good family BBQ restaurant; THS did well on the first two. Tender meats (we tried pork and beef), well seasoned, with ample but not excessive portions, simply presented, at good prices...More

Thank Homepete
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Buccaneer Burger is fabulous!! Philly is yummy!! Reasonably priced. Local gem you need to try. French fries are delicious. Good service

Thank 138vickig
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We went to Hokie Smokie to celebrate a friend's 84th birthday. Our family had eaten BBQ from here before when the food had been catered to a home school event. We thought it was good, but didn't realize the variety on their menu until we...More

Thank cafebeatty
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Bill B
8 November 2016|
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Response from Greg C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but as always call ahead for large groups
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2104 W Mountcastle Dr, Johnson City, TN 37604-2514
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Johnson City
  • Phone Number: +1 423-282-0801
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