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Smokey Bones BBQ & Sports Bar

2660 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
+1 217-528-6410
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (83 reviews)
“pulled pork” (44 reviews)
“smoked wings” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2660 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to dinner here on a Thursday evening. I ordered the beef brisket and my wife got the pulled pork sandwich. She said the pork was room temperature and barely warm. I got the brisket because its one of my favorite...More

Thank darren_h69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went to Smokey Bones for our Easter meal. The waiter was friendly and helpful. The food was great and in generous portions. But the food took a long time in coming considering that the crowd had been decreasing. Also, the room...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nachos with pulled pork and chicken was out of this world. Good server. Donuts are so good. This place is always busy and it is because it's delicious.

Thank Lisamarch
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Excellent Service and Brisket! The only question we had since mainly Seniors, Families and Middle Age Customers, why were Bar and Women Servers dressed like this is a Hooters?? Yes , its a Sports Bar but with all the different aged customers, it might be...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We got there about 5...it was about 1/3rd full and it took 15 minutes to get a waitress. Ordered drinks and 15 minutes later we got them. I ordered and my baked potato was rotten once I cut it opened. They replaced it with a...More

Thank tjsback9
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Restaurant is very large and has comfortable seating. The staff greeted us nicely and got us to a table quickly. The wait staff was quick and efficient. We ordered pulled pork sandwiches with slaw for lunch. The portion was just right for a nice lunch....More

Thank kentdan1
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This place has the best BBQ and burgers in Springfield IL. Loved reading all of the “Bone-isms” on the wall.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We loved this place so much we went back again later in the week! The service was excellent! Had the best burger! Gotta try the little donuts for dessert!

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My family and I have been eating here since the restaurant opened many years ago. Although I have enjoyed their steaks, my favorite food is bbq, usually either the Baby Back or St, Louis ribs or beef brisket. They provide several sauces you can add...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 19 January 2018

When I am traveling for work, I definteily prefer local eateries as opposed o chains. Now I decided to try: this chain Nice bartenders, good food (so far) and wonderful Pub-food menu!! Js sayin'

Thank gayhayward
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Megan J
21 November 2016|
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Response from Jim_Cox1946 | Reviewed this property |
It's a sports bar but yes it is kid friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2660 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-528-6410
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