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Smokin' Daves BBQ and Taphouse

) #1 of 14 Restaurants in Lyons €€ - €€€ American, Barbecue
228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
+1 303-823-7427
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (36 reviews)
“pulled pork” (19 reviews)
“cornbread” (13 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Smokin' Dave's is a great, reliable local BBQ joint. All the meats are yummy. Great sides-we like green beans sautéed with bacon and onions and the sweet potato fries. They also have a variety of good salads. A solid choice for any group. We had...More

Thank Mystie B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

On a suggestion my girlfriend and I went to Dave's for a bite after a long day of travel to Estes Park and could not be more satisfied. Food was pretty darn good. I had the St. Louis pork ribs with a side of green...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Average amount of meat for $17. Brisket was cooked well with decent flavor but overall pretty tough. The pork was so fatty not much was edible. If we were served this at the restaurant we would have sent it back. I'm not sure since we...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

After a day in Estes Park, this is a place to go for great food. They serve a sweet variety of meat along with nice appetizers. We had an excellent beer from one of the local breweries. Though weer had to wait a bit longer...More

Thank mareahpomstra
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a great home style BBQ joint. We had dessert, which we couldn't finish because there was sooo much of it, but the pecan pie was wonderful! We loved listening to Bill, Smooth Acoustic, play and sing tunes while we enjoyed our dessert and...More

Thank Kory S
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here!!! We both had BBQ and cleared our plates. Portions were huge and they also had a great beer selection.

Thank Chrissy K
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and service as always This food is always fresh and tasty its nest when you can sit out on the patio Also the new street config allows easy parking out on the main drag 36

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We stopped in here after a hike on Rabbit Mountain. The only disappointment was that I had been here before. Great staff, good tap menu, and AWESOME barbecue and sides. We learned that we'll have one close to home in Westminster, and I'm both excited...More

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We hadn't been here before, but due to a detour up to Estes, here we are. We were glad we made the detour! This is a cool place with a very neat bar and even the décor in the restaurant is worth a look. The...More

Thank Mlbpafan
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We have the privilege to live in Lyons and Smokin' Daves is our FAVORITE place to eat. We have never had a bad meal and their staff is friendly and efficient. We have used them several times for catering and it's just as good. Their...More

Thank Lori G
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14 October 2016|
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Response from Toni D | Reviewed this property |
I am also gluten-free and though they do not have a dedicated gluten-free menu, the wait staff is educated about which of their dishes are 'safe' to eat (without gluten). We did not have any issues.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Main St, Lyons, CO 80540
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lyons
  • Phone Number: +1 303-823-7427
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