We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Smokey Mo's BBQ

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
22106 Bulverde Rd, San Antonio, TX 78259-2059
Today
07:00 - 21:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 45: English reviews
SA TX
Level Contributor
97 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is BBQ that is good every time. Not cheap, but what good BBQ is? They have stayed open...order from the little food truck on the side..even though they are working hard to finish the remodel by mid Dec. Get the regular pork ribs, baby backs are a bit dry.

Helpful?
Thank mama4llama
San Antonio, Texas
Level Contributor
212 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I used to think this was the best BBQ in SA. I don't live in the area where the restaurant is, but when I'm in that part of town I try to go there. So yesterday I'm in that area, salivating at the thought of yummy BBQ. They are serving out of a food truck because the restaurant is being... More 

Helpful?
Thank Deb B
New York, Ny
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The restaurant was undergoing renovation but the food was excellent! Best brisket in San Antonio and I tried enough others to know :-)

Helpful?
Thank Messy_but_tan
San Antonio, Texas
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We live in San Antonio and have tried several different BBQ places in town, but Smoky Mo's is far better than the rest. I usually get the loaded baked potato with brisket, but today I went with Baby back ribs, buttered potatoes and Cole slaw. Um, um, um so delicious! My wife had pork ribs, buttered potatoes, and pinto beans,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ray S
San Antonio, Texas
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

There are many hyped barbeque places in San Antonio, but Smokey Mo's may be the the best kept secret in town. Their smoking technique results in a classic taste and their spices are spot on! Their sauce is also great. We buy their bottled sauce to take home and use at the house. I'd also highly recommend thier green beans... More 

Helpful?
Thank Derek W
Level Contributor
140 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Parking is good but when busy there's not enough parking. Food was good I was surprised with the pork loin very tender and juicy also the ribs are very good I usually get brisket and sausage Good place

Helpful?
Thank Robert T
Level Contributor
24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first ever Texas bbq so I'm no expert. But having said that it was amazing, the brisket was outstanding. If you come to Texas you simply have to have Texas bbq and smokey mo's ticked all the boxes for us.

Helpful?
Thank Naomi R
Gretna, Louisiana
Level Contributor
17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Food was good and tasty. I got the chicken and they gave me more than enough. Their sauce is great. I would visit again. Also I am disappointed that I didn't get a bottle to go, it's only like 9 bucks for a very large bottle. I visited from out of town. Will pick up one on my next visit

Helpful?
Thank nique430
Level Contributor
51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Good BBQ, especially the turkey, and love the sauce. While not as famous as some other places in town, we like their food better.

Helpful?
Thank Loveless trippers
Level Contributor
19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Went there for a quick bite to eat and was not disappointed! Brisket was tender and fresh! The sausage was good too! And they put a healthy portion of meat on the sandwiches too!!!! Great Stop!!! Reasonable priced as well!!!

Helpful?
Thank Joy O

Travellers who viewed Smokey Mo's BBQ also viewed

 
San Antonio, TX
 

Been to Smokey Mo's BBQ? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22106 Bulverde Rd, San Antonio, TX 78259-2059
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Smokey Mo's BBQ staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?