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Smoky Rock BBQ

6367 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1427
+1 845-876-5232
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pulled pork” (24 reviews)
“pastrami” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
6367 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1427
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Reviewed today

There are mixed reviews here that we, should have paid more attention to. It is very nice atmosphere, nice to see Smoker in courtyard. First off I don't think the staff is very schooled in the restaurant BBQ business. It was not busy at all....More

Thank lavendr2016
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We happened upon The Smokey Rock BBQ on a throw together unplanned getaway last weekend. What a great place. We have had the opportunity to have barbecue at some of the most famous places in America (i.e. the Rendevous in Memphis) and this place ranked...More

Thank Boatlady32
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Decided to stop by for a drink and of course, that went hand in hand with some food. Had a Lemoncello martini (recommended by another shop owner) and my sister had a mojito, both very good. We ended up trying some pulled pork which was...More

Thank flyinhi208
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My favorite place in Rhinebeck. Fair prices large portions and decent beer selection. In a town of high prices and small portions this place is a home run

Thank Ed F
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Wow! Where do I begin? My family and I were staying at a hotel nearby. We were all in the mood for BBQ. I was happy to see that there was one close by. It’s called Smoky Rock BBQ. My first mistake was I should...More

Thank Markell38
Nike P, Owner at Smoky Rock BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

I am sorry that you were upset about your food and the bill. I am not sure why you did not make me aware of this. I personally came to your table several times. The first time I came you said you couldn't cut your...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

Decent barbecue in Upstate NY. Would be terrible in texas or somewhere with real barbecue. The corn bread was great. Don't get the desert. It had a smoke flavor to it.More

Thank iLOV3F00D
Nike P, Owner at Smoky Rock BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for coming to our restaurant and enjoying our meals but we do not claim to make Texas Barbeque , we created Hudson Valley barbeque right here in New York with our own style and flavors , its like comparing New York pizza to...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate to meet Matt and he said the best BBQ is at Smoky Rock BBQ! Boy, if a local tells you where good food is while traveling through their small beautiful town, do it! Oh my gosh, we ordered what Matt recommended: Volcano...More

Thank StampinSher P
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The bast by far (and I am fromteh South) Cornbread I have ever tasted. It comes like sliced thick bread. they slightly grill it and it is fantastic. Also, their sweet potato fries have some sugar on them and then you dip them in maple...More

1  Thank wawaturner
Reviewed 18 June 2018

My wife and I were visiting Rhinebeck and just went here on a whim for lunch on Monday June 18 since there was parking and it was only a block walk to the heart of the historic downtown area. The decor is very comfortable and...More

1  Thank ChamL
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Had lunch we with my husband and ordered the pulled pork and was nauseous all day afterwards. Have some to my dog and she was throwing up all night. However, the atmosphere was nice and cozy, maybe go there for a drink, tea or coffee....More

Thank Raenette F
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Questions & Answers
6 August 2018|
Response from ChamL | Reviewed this property |
I am not the restaurant but I believe they do have filet mignon
Kathleen I
5 August 2017|
Response from RBKnatv | Reviewed this property |
I would just go in and speak with Dimitri, the owner, or Nike (Nicky), his wife. Bring your resume if you have one. Otherwise, just talk with them about your experience/references, etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6367 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1427
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rhinebeck
  • Phone Number: +1 845-876-5232
Smoked Meat Paradise includes St.Louis ribs, baby back, brisket , pork belly, pastrami, sausage and just added smoked duck. Variety of sides and new additions to menu drunk shrimp and salmon. Full bar over 30 bourbons and 8 craft beers on tap.
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