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Smoque BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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Small $5.95
Large $7.45
Add Chicken $3.0
Crisp Romaine Lettuce
with slow-roasted, marinated tomatoes, cucumber, red onion and sunflower seeds tossed with either our house vinaigrette or our ranch dressing. try it topped with chicken.
A La Carte $7.95
W/slaw & 1 Side $10.45
Sliced Brisket
after about 15 hours in the smoker, our brisket is moist and tender. the deep, rich smoke flavor is complemented by a 2-layer spice rub and our vinegar-based brisket bbq sauce.
A La Carte $7.45
W/slaw & 1 Side $9.95
Chopped Brisket
after about 15 hours in the smoker, our brisket is moist and tender. the deep, rich smoke flavor is complemented by a 2-layer spice rub and our vinegar-based brisket bbq sauce.
A La Carte $7.45
W/slaw & 1 Side $9.95
Pulled Pork
we smoke our pork shoulders for over 12 hours and pull them by hand for the ideal mix of crusty, smoky meat from the outside and tender, juicy meat from the inside.
PRICE RANGE
US$20
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't wait for anything. I'll wait here. I once ordered brisket it was too much but I finished it AArrgh

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 555evanl
Reviewed yesterday

We've made many visits to this casual, well-run restaurant. Depending upon the time you visit, you may find a line out the door so my recommendation is to do your homework, study the menu before you arrive. We usually phone in our order & pick...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chicaree
Reviewed yesterday

If you’re looking for some great knock your socks off BBQ on the north side, head to Smoque BBQ. Make sure you order the brisket, Mac & Cheese, and the peach cobbler. The only problem you’ll have is hiding the fact that you have to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Herman C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love smoque, we get food here all the time. Great quality meat and sauces. Also have to get the Mac n cheese side - amazing

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ErinF1768
Reviewed yesterday

Have been there many times. It's BBQ done right. So good. It's a very casual atmosphere. Very friendly owners. Last time we were there we were treated to a sample of everything they make. Brisket is the best. Home make sauces.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lilyput44
Reviewed yesterday

My husband & I tried this place sometime ago. And OMG, it was so good. Not sure who the grill masters are here, but you've got a good thing going on here!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tracy H
Reviewed yesterday

There is not one item on the menu that isn't delicious. They offer two BBQ sauces to cater to everyone's palette.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JENNM5253
Reviewed yesterday

My favorite bbq in Chicago...particularly the brisket. Eating at the restaurant during peak hours can be an issue so try going at off hours or pick-up.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jddmm
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The brisket was to die for, it’s picnic a la carte ordering style makes this place unique. It can get a little crowded on weekends. Wooden Tables mirroring a picnic style. The barbecue they have is yummy and the cole slaw, mac n cheese sides...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Imani B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There’s a lot of competition when it comes to BBQ cuisine in Chicago and Smoque definitely ranks as one of the best. I was blown away by their brisket, Mac n cheese, and beans. Highly recommend a visit here!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Corinne H
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Response from dorothyrogers1956 | Reviewed this property |
If the distance is a ploblem you should try Weber grill 539 n State st the food is really good
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No, they are not open on Thanksgiving Day.
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