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Pokeys BBQ & Smokehouse

408 S Douglas Hwy, Gillette, WY 82716-4049
+1 307-687-7653
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good21%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (28 reviews)
“baked beans” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
408 S Douglas Hwy, Gillette, WY 82716-4049
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Reviewed yesterday

It was 50-cent wing night when we were there, so my husband got a little too excited about that, lol! All of the bbq meats we tried on the large meal that we shared were great! The salad bar was just right, not too many...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was good its clean and very rustic inside. Had the salad bar which was ok but their pricing is crazy. Small plate one price, medium plate another price large plate another price the soup is next to salad bar and thats an add on....More

Thank diamondlvr7851
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted some good bbq and environment, this was great! Very good bbq, had some wings to, enjoyed our waitress, she was very friendly, checked in us often, great way to end a long day of traveling. Og, and not servings, I didn't even eat half...More

Thank ibsunny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading a couple of reviews on TripAdvisor, I was wondering whether we should try here or not, because I am VERY picky about BBQ. I usually cook 200-400 lbs for fundraisers three or four times a year, so the bar is very high for...More

Thank Russ4730
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Our driver recommended this place. They have a wide variety of BBQ food and a salad buffet with 3 soups. They also have a good variety of beer and other beverages. I had their pulled pork plate and my wife had the soup and salad...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 1 June 2017

First time we've ever been to a Pokeys restaurant and we were impressed. We orded the meal for two and had our doubts if it would be enough, but a single visit to the salad bar was part of it so we thought it'd be...More

Thank Howard46Winnipeg
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to that place for dinner. The restaurant itself looked nice. We expected a little bit more western style, but nice. The salatbar was fresh and good. Looked clean and the selection was good. My wife had a buffaloburger which tasted...More

Thank Torsten H
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I have to agree that food was just ok. The beef brisket was mediocre at best the half chicken was good corn was a soggy mess. The salad bar was the redeeming thing. I probably would not return for another try .

Thank Johnshadows1
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I thought I would try something off the beaten path on my way home from Montana. Looked and sounded good on the website. The baked sweet potato was maybe half a potato and black on one end. The pulled pork was blah. The smoked turkey...More

Thank raymondd824
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I decided to go in there one day, and of course they may have been having a bad day, But the service was like we were bothering them and I am telling you the BBQ was dry, really dry!!! Needless to say I have not...More

Thank wshaw2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 S Douglas Hwy, Gillette, WY 82716-4049
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Gillette
  • Phone Number: +1 307-687-7653
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We are a family friendly restaurant. We were named Wyoming's Best Barbeque, and offer full service catering, carry out, and of course dine in. We have a great selection of tap beers along with a full bar.
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