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The Smoke Joint

87 S Elliott Pl, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2966
+1 718-797-1011
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef ribs” (15 reviews)
“cornbread” (23 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (20 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
87 S Elliott Pl, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2966
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our party waited around 15 min to be seated. This is a very small place so it could take a while to be seated if you have a party larger than 2. On this day they were very short handed and only had 2 waitresses...More

Thank opjp
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was alright, the bbq sauce was very liquidy, the portions were good though however. The service was not very good. Our server was not very attentive to us, and took 30 minutes to bring us our bill. Would NOT recommend this place.

Thank FoodCritic_900
Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in the south where BBQ is a way of life, whether it be at a church picnic, or a small unheralded restaurant. Since then I have traveled throughout the US and have eaten at some awesome BBQ restaurants. I saw 'The Smoke...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We visited friends in Brooklyn for Christmas and had lunch at the Smoke Joint. It was absolutely amazing. Everything was delicious - the pork ribs, the veal ribs, the cole slaw, the fried chicken. We devoured everything and service was prompt and friendly. At about...More

Thank Marina L
Reviewed 17 December 2017

The greens were just salt water with collards swimming in it. The fish: tasted like it was taken directly from the freezer section of the local Stop & Shop and fried -- no spices. Best part of the dish? The pickles garnish. Corn on the...More

Thank BimMon
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Just a few blocks from the Barclays. Good wings. The corn on the cob with a special sauce was really good. Overall a easy place to grab a bite to eat.

Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in the Smoke Joint after a Nets game. My son told about the place and I am glad he did. I had the smoked wings with bbq beans and coleslaw. My son had the brisket sandwich with mac and cheese. Everything was delicious. My...More

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We live far in the Bronx and travel here time to time to enjoy the great food here! i love the atmosphere and the great waiters :)

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Came here to sample some American BBQ smokehouse goodness and we're so glad we did! I had the beef ribs and my husband went for the beef brisket, we shared fries, corn and the mac and cheese and coleslaw. It was all sooo delicious, the...More

Thank vorny89
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I came across this place when I was looking for a butcher bar (bbq) in Brooklyn. The food was mediocre I definitely had better. I order the brisket platter with a side of Mac & cheese & Cajun fries. The brisket was seasoned nicely but...More

Thank Milan917
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 S Elliott Pl, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2966
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-797-1011
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