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Smoky Rock BBQ

6367 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1427
+1 845-876-5232
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (16 reviews)
“smoked meat” (9 reviews)
“sampler” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
6367 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-1427
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Discovered it by accident. Half a block south of the Rhinebeck's main drag is enough to keep it somewhat out of site. We have been back several times, sometimes with several friends. We had ribs, brisket, pulled pork, pulled chicken, lamp burgers and almost everything...More

Thank anthonykE2459AD
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Just left this restaurant. Atmosphere is casual, warm and inviting. Owners super friendly. We had just come from zupdyste Films and stopped in for a bite. There was an e buffet with selection for all tastes (smoked chicken and ribs, pulled chicken and pork, penne...More

Thank Kathryn S
Nike P, Owner at Smoky Rock BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank You for coming in and trying our BBQ Buffet. We appreciate your review. Hope to see you again very soon. Besides our buffet we also offer grilled specials and our full regular menu!!

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Grew up in Texas, have traveled the south extensively, and found nothing to recommend their BBQ. Based on the staff's recommendation, tried the sampler. Ribs were charred to a crisp and completely dry. Sweet sausage was not sweet, spicy sausage lacked a true kick. Brisket...More

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Nike P, Owner at Smoky Rock BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for visiting Smoky Rock BBQ and for your review. My husband and I are not from Texas and we do not make Texas style bbq. We are from NY and we do Hudson Valley BBQ with our own style and with our original...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The BBQ at this delightful family owned restaurant was first-rate, and accompanied by delicious sides, especially the cornbread. The Sunday Brunch was bountiful and diverse. Service with a smile from the owners and staff. Sit outside or in, and enjoy a drink and a sports...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Best place to enjoy BBQ in rhinebeck. This is a family run business with excellent service, a great menu and lovely decor. Big portions!

Thank BTKBrooklyn
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Great staff, complimentary soup... the split pea was delicious. the St Louis Dry Ribs and Pulled Pork platter included 2 sides of Mac&Cheese and Steak Fries. I never take home any food and we took home fries, M&C and pulled pork.... portions are quite large!...More

Thank dlburt
Reviewed 23 July 2017

If you know what you are getting into. Many people love dry rub barbecue and I must confess I did not know there were different types offered. My tablemates all enjoyed their dinner immensely however I was hoping for juicy, saucy pork. I was in...More

Thank knitwitnurse
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped by in Rhinebeck and decided to take an early dinner. Had heard about this place from friends and we were pleasantly surprised. Had an appetizer of loaded fries with pulled pork and cheese to start, and ordered the 3 meats and 3 sides for...More

Thank post612
Reviewed 10 July 2017

First time trying it, went for my brother's brother (his pick). Has a nice out door space but due to rain we ate inside which was little cramp. Niece had pulled pork which was so pulled. We got pulled pork cover homemade chips. NOT GOOD,...More

Thank dacranjel
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We had made plans with family and friends to go for lunch. We've been here before and knew we could count on friendly service and good food. The place has its own parking lot which is helpful in busy Rhinebeck. We were pleasantly surprised to...More

Thank wperruna
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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, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, 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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