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Smokin Yard's BBQ

2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
+1 303-567-9273
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (117 reviews)
“burnt ends” (35 reviews)
“fried pickles” (31 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 1 week ago

My family loves this BBQ. They're a stable in our diet with delicious food each time. Take out is easy, pay at the bar, otherwise you're likely to find yourself behind a line going out the door. We've eaten BBQ across the country and Smokin'...More

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is great !!!! I usually get chicken and one side .Its plenty of food and really really excellent.

Thank irismins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got to the restaurant about 5PM on a Monday night, and all the tables were taken. We got a couple of stools by the window. The crowd look local, and after a bit began to thin out. The food was good, and we enjoyed...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing bbq right off the Main Street on the east end of Idaho springs. Not a huge number of tables so you may have to wait for one. Fresh tasty food.

Thank TravelBrianCO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed having the BBQ at a table on Smokin's patio. It is very tasty with good sides. Our only regret is that they were out of burnt ends.

Thank Beachplum3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We picked the place solely for the fact we could walk to it from our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised. The wait staff was friendly. The food was amazing and they have a good beer selection. I was hoping to order the pulled pork but...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the area and want some finger licking bbq.....give this place a try. On our recent visit it was mobbed - a line out the door. They just opened a second location in Denver so their reputation is quite good. Enjoy!

Thank mbclifford
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

So first of all, it’s always crowded. Be prepared to wait especially for outdoor seating which is beautifully located at base of mountain with a stream next to it. We saw big horn sheep grazing on the side of the mountain while we were there....More

Thank Nikki P
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Have gotten take out twice. My wife likes the burnt ends and I like pulled pork. Both are excellent. They have many sides which are very good. We have had collard greens, Mac and chees and baked beans. Atmosphere is friendly. Boiled peanuts for you...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Always great food and service. You might have to stand in the entry way or outside when it’s too cold to sit outside is limited but it worth the wait!

Thank myranger4sale
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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
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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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