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Smokin Yard's BBQ

2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
+1 303-567-9273
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (115 reviews)
“burnt ends” (32 reviews)
“fried pickles” (32 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place was great. The burnt ends were great and the baby backs were small portioned but good. I went to their location in Denver off Santa Fe and what would be Ellaworth but 1st & Santa Fe. Being in almost an industrial area with...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Large group for lunch. Very generous portions at reasonable prices. Food well prepared...the boiled peanuts are a must to try

Thank GaryvE
Reviewed 2 days ago

I asked for the brunt end with coleslaw and baked beans, I got some king of sandwich…I think it was brisket and coleslaw; no baked beans. We were in a hurry so I kept it and what a mistake, terrible. I have no idea what...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Before eating here I thought you could only get great BBQ in the SOUTH. I was wrong, this is Great. Friendly & attentive staff. Maybe they will open a GA location.

Thank lintonm2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family of 5, including a picky 11 year old stopped by for dinner and we really enjoyed the food! The chicken was tender and juicy, the pulled pork was delicious, the burnt ends were very good, and we all fought over each other’s fries....More

Thank Jen A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The burnt ends were the highlight! We also enjoyed the brisket. The wait staff were really friendly and helpful. Fun atmosphere!

Thank stevenrealife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good bbq even better prices the view i. The outdoor seating area is great. Roaring river and the mountains are right in your face.

Thank ben r
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Smokin Yards because it was recommended to us, and I am glad that we came here for dinner. You order at a counter/cash register and then find a place to sit (we had to wait until a table was cleared). The food...More

Thank mrliterature
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being from the South where BBQ is excellent and plentiful, we were pleased with Smokin' Yards efforts. The pork and brisket sandwiches were tasty, though the pork needed a bit more "pulling." The baked beans were especially good, and we liked the sweet potato fries....More

Thank StephJmacy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here before a rafting trip. The brisket and burnt ends were great. Outdoor seating that’s near Clear Creek. Great place!

Thank Wade S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Idaho Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 303-567-9273
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I was shocked that this place isn't in Trip Advisor yet. It truly is a diamond in the rough!
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