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Smokey Bones BBQ & Sports Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
2660 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
+1 217-528-6410
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (82 reviews)
“pulled pork” (43 reviews)
“smoked wings” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
2660 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent Service and Brisket! The only question we had since mainly Seniors, Families and Middle Age Customers, why were Bar and Women Servers dressed like this is a Hooters?? Yes , its a Sports Bar but with all the different aged customers, it might be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there about 5...it was about 1/3rd full and it took 15 minutes to get a waitress. Ordered drinks and 15 minutes later we got them. I ordered and my baked potato was rotten once I cut it opened. They replaced it with a...More

Thank tjsback9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant is very large and has comfortable seating. The staff greeted us nicely and got us to a table quickly. The wait staff was quick and efficient. We ordered pulled pork sandwiches with slaw for lunch. The portion was just right for a nice lunch....More

Thank kentdan1
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the best BBQ and burgers in Springfield IL. Loved reading all of the “Bone-isms” on the wall.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place so much we went back again later in the week! The service was excellent! Had the best burger! Gotta try the little donuts for dessert!

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My family and I have been eating here since the restaurant opened many years ago. Although I have enjoyed their steaks, my favorite food is bbq, usually either the Baby Back or St, Louis ribs or beef brisket. They provide several sauces you can add...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 19 January 2018

When I am traveling for work, I definteily prefer local eateries as opposed o chains. Now I decided to try: this chain Nice bartenders, good food (so far) and wonderful Pub-food menu!! Js sayin'

Thank gayhayward
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This was my second time at this restaurant while traveling to Springfield from work. I find there bbq to be off the hook good and there beautiful bean footage is to die for good. I will surely dine hear again when my travels brings me...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat early or late. They are smoking meat all the time and food is always good to taste and value.

Thank Jerry V
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Brother brought ribs and pulled pork 50 miles. It was excellent, going to have to try dining in. Baked potato, baked beans and broccoli were all good.

Thank Kevin1234567892014
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Megan J
21 November 2016|
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Response from Jim_Cox1946 | Reviewed this property |
It's a sports bar but yes it is kid friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2660 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-528-6410
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