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“Really disappointing”

Smokey's House of BBQ
Ranked #110 of 147 Restaurants in Dana Point
Cuisines: Barbecue
Description: Seemed like a new restaurant
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Description: Seemed like a new restaurant
Reviewed 18 December 2014

We should have guessed what the food would be like when it was quiet at lunch time, Having failed to find a parking space in Laguna Bay, this was the first eatery we came across. The staff were all pleasant but the food.....less said about that the better! We would much rather have paid a little more and had something better!

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Thank and13Tenby
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

The food is finger licking good and the price is right. Lots to choose from on the menu and plenty to fill you up.

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Reviewed 20 August 2014

My wife and I have been buying a slab of Smokey's Baby Back Ribs and bringing them home to eat. They are THE best ! Everytime we get them I swear they are @ 99% pork meat with if any 1% fat. No where else here in South Orange County have we had ribs as good as a lean as these. And ..... they are delicious. Nice place to eat as well for lunch or dinner with a large selection of items.

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Thank john s
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Reviewed 6 July 2014

The waitstaff here were attentive and helpful...

...but the food?

Blech.

My burger had some weird tasteless (frozen for 5 years?) meat and my cutie pie's queso burger was literally an inedible soggy mess.

The fries---me, sweet potato, her french fries---were undercooked and in keeping with the soggy theme of the meal. Cornbread looked like a bio experiment; we didn't even touch it.

Even the beer was tasteless.



Avoid at all costs---better to go hungry!

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Thank David L
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Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

You are not going to see any Lambo's pulling up to this place. But what exactly do you expect to find at a bbq joint at a strip mall? We ate here on a fluke and were satisfied with our meal. It's got a Southern vibe, a blue collar feel and a menu that fits the bill. Having said all that, the views of the Pacific Ocean are pretty darn good!

Thank AMAigner
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