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Smokin D'z - Real Pit BBQ

Caveneck Road, Corner of Rt.1 and Rt. 88 Caveneck Rd. at Dawn'sCountry Market, Milton, DE 19968
+1 302-542-9931
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ribs” (9 reviews)
“baked beans” (4 reviews)
“bbq chicken” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
Caveneck Road, Corner of Rt.1 and Rt. 88 Caveneck Rd. at Dawn'sCountry Market, Milton, DE 19968
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a bit outta the way but well worth the trip. The absolute best!! If you like BarBQue don't miss it. Delish

Thank linda s
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I have never had ribs this good. They were very meaty, with no waste. The meat was smoky and fell right off the bones. The sauces complimented the meat without overwhelming it. Also excellent were the beans. Don’t let this place’s humble appearance put you...More

Thank Yanni_Pannimayoo
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Give me pulled pork sandwiches or Carolina bar b que from this place anytime. Only open in summer months and for Friday Saturday and Sunday but you can do a lot of great eating in that period of time. It's family run, and as locals...More

Thank vjv49
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This family owned business is one of the best I've been to in the Lewes/Milton area. My husband & I get the pulled pork sandwich & baked beans most every time we visit. The owner has perfected his homemade sauces classic, vinegar & hot. I...More

Thank Maryellen M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great place to pull off the coastal highway to grab some pulled pork or chicken BBQ. Rustic spot - outside picnic bench style. Prices reasonable for real smoked BBQ staff friendly and efficient. Be aware only open on weekends for limited hours and only during...More

Thank LSDel
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Having spent over 20 years living in the south, we know barbecue. Smokin D'z brings authentic flavor and serves high-quality meats. The menu is simple - chicken, pulled pork and ribs. They also have hot dogs, which makes it very kid-friendly. Nice table seating outside,...More

Thank Liza19968
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Situated behind a farmhouse close to the coastal highway in Milton this is the best barbecue I have had in years. Chicken thighs are fantastic and there is a great hotdog with pulled pork. Kids loved the all beef hotdogs. You have to visit this...More

Thank dundeeb0y
Reviewed 10 July 2017

i have been going to this little family run place for years. the family is so nice and the food is even nicer.we order pretty much everything at one time or another.the chicken and ribs are to die for.an awesome dry rub and sauces to...More

Thank travelinjunkie3
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Great ribs weekends only. Love their coleslaw as well- strips of slaw not pulverized bits that look like they were regurgitated! Outdoor or take out only but worth it- right off Rte 1 Coastal highway

Thank lswider
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This place had the best ribs I have had in years. Well seasoned and so tender they just pulled apart. The vinegar sauce they used was really tasty. It had a nice sweet tang to it. Staff was very friendly and happy to show me...More

Thank Ben M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caveneck Road, Corner of Rt.1 and Rt. 88 Caveneck Rd. at Dawn'sCountry Market, Milton, DE 19968
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Milton
  • Phone Number: +1 302-542-9931
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