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Local Smoke BBQ

244 W Front St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1141
+1 732-741-2333
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (11 reviews)
“baked beans” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
244 W Front St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1141
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great BBQ half or whole chicken. All the sides are great including the Brussels Sprouts. I hate them but love these. Casual. Order at the register and then they bring the food to your table. I like the St. Louis ribs but wish they had...More

Thank malamala50
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Local smoke bbq was incredible & a highlight of our July 4 week jersey shore vacation. 2 orders of poppers wrapped in bacon & incredible dry rubbed wings kicked off our meal & thought it could not get better. But brisket & pulled pork were...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Simply outstanding BBQ here you must try. We had it delivered too and it was still hot. Ribs....brisket.....pulled pork.....fried mac n cheese.....fresh salads.....EVERYTHING was amazing

Thank J W
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Was on my way home from sea trialing boat and stopped at the red light next to this place and decided to try it. Place is clean and good! Order at the counter and they bring food to you. I had the 1/2 chicken with...More

Thank travelingsteve55
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Looking for a "GOOD MEAL" while in the area for an event. WELL we found it here. I do not know about the "BEST" in NJ but it is VERY GOOD . . . . We had the ribs, wings, mac and cheese, and fries...More

Thank C D M
Reviewed April 12, 2018

this is the best BBQ in NJ, the chicken is great, ribs are good, and the sides are also really good, especially the corn bread. The Pulled Pork sandwich w/ Carolina sauce is awesome.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We had high hopes for this BBQ joint since it had great reviews and was only 10 minutes from home. The exterior looked nice with plenty of parking space. We had initially planned to eat in. But the interior was not inviting, and seemed designed...More

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed February 20, 2018

I have been traveling to Austin a lot lately and I get bbq there. I am comparing that to what I ate at local smoke. First the parking lot was too full for me to get a spot, but when I walked in there were...More

1  Thank daren b
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

This was the second time our family visited Local Smoke and we really enjoyed it. The food is good. Staff is friendly. Place is clean. You order at the counter and they bring it to your table. Both visits have been off-peak times so we...More

Thank Katie G
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch on a Sunday and had high hopes. Only customers in the place. Once we received our food no one could be bothered to check on us. My order also came out wrong (quickly fixed). Maybe our standards are high bc of...More

Thank jpaustian1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 W Front St, Red Bank, NJ 07701-1141
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Red Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 732-741-2333
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