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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%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (82 reviews)
“pulled pork” (42 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 days ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This was my second time at this restaurant while traveling to Springfield from work. I find there bbq to be off the hook good and there beautiful bean footage is to die for good. I will surely dine hear again when my travels brings me...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat early or late. They are smoking meat all the time and food is always good to taste and value.

Thank Jerry V
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Brother brought ribs and pulled pork 50 miles. It was excellent, going to have to try dining in. Baked potato, baked beans and broccoli were all good.

Thank Kevin1234567892014
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Service was great food was not. Ordered a baked potato, left over and microwaved. Burger was flavorless. Won't go back

1  Thank Randy P
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We came for skillet cornbread and Mac and cheese which were delightful... however we also ordered fried green tomatoes which cost $10; 1 tomato sliced into 5 pieces WE PAID $10 FOR ONE WHOLE TOMATO!!!! It was served with marinara sauce that was horrible; you...More

1  Thank T M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

During one of the nights we stayed at the Comfort Suites in Springfield, we walked across the parking lot for dinner at Smokey Bones. The restaurant is one of my husband's favorites. The food was really good. Our server was very friendly. My husband did...More

Thank Bev01469
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Ribs are wonderful...I ordered baked potato and corn as sides and was quite pleased. I really don't think you can get a bad meal here.

Thank Ruth L
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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