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The Smokin Oak Rotisserie & Grill

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4243 Highway 61 W, Red Wing, MN 55066-9200
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11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Mantorville, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took our hockey team here after a game. Kudos to the Smokin' Oak for providing such great service despite me only making a reservation the night before. They were able to put our group on the basement which had a smaller, round kids table and a large adult table. The food and service was excellent. We had about 30... More 

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Kenyon, Minnesota
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205 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our first time eating at the Smokin Oaks. It had been suggested to us by several people who like it. We were not disappointed. As others have mentioned, you enter the restaurant and see this wonderful large,open spit fire with meat going slowly around. It was very unusual and the smell was fantastic. They have lots of choices on the... More 

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Thank MNGal66
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The first thing to greet you is a meat rotisserie on a open wood flame, and it smell great. The owners are great and the staff is very friendly. I enjoyed the chicken and wood fired pizza there very much.

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Thank James M
Overland Park, Kansas
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Marinaded beef tip atop an incredible garlic mushroom sauce with pasta and home made garlic bread. One of the best dishes of this type ever tasted. Peter the server was great. Plenty of sauce that I couldnt stop eating. Would have again.

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Thank M E
Red Wing, Minnesota
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I've been to the Smoking Oak many times and will continue to go back. The Entrance greets you with an open spit fire slow cooking the menu and the smells really compliment the experience. The customer service is excellent with knowledgeable experienced staff. Nice variety of smoked, barbeque food. Only drawback in my opinion is the ambience could be a... More 

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Anoka, Minnesota
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

First time here. Saturday lunch so not busy. As you enter, a large rotisserie is full of meat and poultry and the smell is delicious! Nice to have an attentive waiter as that was the only positive thing we can say after that. The food was nondescript. Considering this is a meat place, you'd think there would be some flavor... More 

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Thank Paula M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I took a drive from my new home in Minneapolis to Red Wing on a sunny Saturday afternoon. I had no particular destination in mind, but knew I needed to stop for a late lunch before heading back to the city. Initially, I drove past the Smokin' Oak, hoping for a more familiar food chain or more appealing welcoming entrance.... More 

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Thank Sadie B
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159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I had the chicken bacon ranch without the bun, and it was delicious! Off the bone chicken covered with bacon and swiss cheese. The baked beans taste almost as good as my grandmother's. That's a compliment!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped there on a Sunday afternoon. We looked it up on TripAdvisor. Great variety, flavorful food.

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Thank R H
Mankato, Minnesota
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

A family gathering of eight enjoyed delicious food including such items as the rotisserie chicken, ribs, salads, and cocktails. The staff/servers are welcoming, efficient, and have a sense of humor. The restaurant must be popular as it was very busy but everyone seemed to be comfortable, were being served, and enjoying themselves.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4243 Highway 61 W, Red Wing, MN 55066-9200
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Red Wing

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?