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Smoke Pit Barbecue

9074 Staples Mill Road, Henrico, VA, Corner of Hungry Springs Road and Staplesmill Road, Henrico, VA 23228-2021
+1 804-977-1200
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Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good36%
  • Average46%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
1 May 2018
“Classy surroundings but down home food”
15 Mar 2018
“Niece's Birthday”
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Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9074 Staples Mill Road, Henrico, VA, Corner of Hungry Springs Road and Staplesmill Road, Henrico, VA 23228-2021
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

This gem does not look like a barbecue place. And some items on the menu are more up-scale than you’d expect. BuT the meats melt in your mouth. And the Mac and cheese is the best in town!

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed March 15, 2018

We got together her for my niece's birthday. The service was good. The food was really good as well. The grilled corn, cornbread & pulled pork barbecue were delicious.

Thank Beachlvrgrl
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We had been hesitant to go, based on prior reviews, but enjoyed our meal. The BBQ was good, assorted sides and sauces to choose from. Biggest complaint was that it was FREEZING in the restaurant, so I was thankful I had a sweater in the...More

Thank dawnl188
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

If you want it smoky, this is YOUR place! We had some stupendous macaroni and cheese, and split a pastrami panini. I also had their smoky beans. Can’t beat the macaroni and cheese. The beans had a fabulous mouth feel. As to the sandwich, it...More

Thank GW370
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Went to dinner with friends. This place was recommended by someone in the group. Appears fairly new, but not sure how long it's been open. The service was slow and the food was average. Consistency is a minor issue - three dishes were ordered by...More

Thank Montvue
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Went here because the weather was nice and we wanted to sit outside. So we decided to check out a new place to eat and stopped here. We enjoyed the outdoor seating and had good service while we were there. The restaurant was very clean...More

Thank tmattt
Reviewed September 11, 2017

The place was super clean and friendly service. I thought the best way to check them out was the meat lover BBQ. Pulled pork, chicken, Brisket. The pork was good but lacked the in-depth smokey-ness of top rated pork bbq. The chicken was sliced breast...More

Thank Joseph K
Reviewed August 11, 2017

We saw Smoke Pit Barbecue in a strip mall when we were coming out of Kroger grocery store and decided to eat dinner there. What a mistake we made! The food was expensive and not very tasty. We tried a three meat platter for $26.00...More

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Love the Glen Allen area and was visiting some friends for dinner. The atmosphere was very clean, bright and delightful, out server Taylor was very pleasant and attentive to our needs. Our starter, pork belly cubes were just right and the Fresh Chicharrones (pork skins)...More

Thank William T
Reviewed August 1, 2017

We were quite eager for this place to open, seeing as they started as a food truck. However, these are not food truck prices: $12.00 for a one-meat platter with two sides. Granted, it was a nice serving of meat and sides, but there are...More

Thank Shenwally L
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  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9074 Staples Mill Road, Henrico, VA, Corner of Hungry Springs Road and Staplesmill Road, Henrico, VA 23228-2021
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Henrico
  • Phone Number: +1 804-977-1200
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