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Magnolia Smokehouse

$$ - $$$Barbecue, ,
6 Harvard Square, Brookline, MA 02445-7644
+1 617-566-3782
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“babyback ribs” (2 reviews)
“mac cheese” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
6 Harvard Square, Brookline, MA 02445-7644
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not our first visit here, very ordinary offerings, but very good, nonetheless.....corn bread to die for, but, overall, a VERY EXPENSIVE family meal......not memorable.

Thank ralph f
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We lived in North Carolina for several years and grew to love eastern Carolina pulled pork BBQ. So it was nice to find this place here in Brookline. The pulled pork is really good and the sides are excellent. The only thing is I wish...More

Thank Travis P
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

The brisket and pulled pork were amazing. Unfortunately I bought so much food not realizing the generous portions, I had a hard time eating it all.

Thank smondo001
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Hugely disappointed. New management changed the name which is fine but messed with the recipes and food which is not ok. This was the only place I could get beef ribs. Now they don't marinate them and the over smoke them. Adding BBQ sauce after...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Magnolia is wonderful all around - terrific food, great comfortable smokehouse atmosphere, great service, and reasonable prices. The beef and babyback ribs are highlights. Good sides including cornbread. Definitely one of the top BBQ restaurants in the area.

Thank Dave41707
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the old Village Smokehouse location so there are big shoes to fill. Our ribs were a little dry but very tasty. The pulled pork was excellent with a little cider tang. For sides we had the garden salad - the mashed...More

Thank JakenSydsmom
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We tried fried green tomatoes for the first time! The ribs and pulled pork were great. The kids meal options do not include anything with barbecue. They serve water in mason jars. The ceiling of the restaurant is beautiful. A fun experience.

Thank LovingNewAdventures
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We went there after the Red Sox game, use to be the Village Smokehouse. We saw that it had changed hands and decided to try it anyways. We tried the fried chicken, the fried fish and the pulled pork sandwich. Everyone liked their meal. The...More

Thank Johno1972
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We came here for dinner finally and had been wanting to try it since the old Village Smokehouse in this location closed. The staff took our reservation and seated us right away when we arrived. Most folks in our party of two families with kids...More

Thank jptruck
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Thursday night as I wanted to try this restaurant for a while. We were seated to a more than half-empty restaurant which was probably a blatant predictor of the restaurant. The server was quite unaware of the servings of the bar...More

Thank supersums
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Harvard Square, Brookline, MA 02445-7644
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-566-3782
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