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The Smoke Joint

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87 S Elliott Pl, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11217-4803
+1 718-797-1011
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my family on a recent trip to NYC. We saw it on the TV while we were there so thought why not. Its really easy to find just off the metro C line. It was really busy as you would expect after been on tv. They greeted is straight away and kept us informed about our... More 

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Long Island NY
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122 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

THIEFS!!!!! Despite reading a review that someone had eaten here and had their credit card info stolen, I still decided to try it. We enjoyed our meal and the service was ok (not rude like some google reviewers have noted) A month later I have fraudulent charges on the credit card I used to pay my bill here. All the... More 

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Italy
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112 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I'm one of those who went there after watching food network. Plus I was visiting NY at that time so totally new with the whole area too. Therefore I had some expectations that haven't been fulfilled. Proper place, though. Stylish BBQ joint with delicious food and bar! I expected slightly bigger portions but overall we were satisfied. The meat really... More 

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1 Thank Uollano
Enschede, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Good food, Nice people. Ordered the ribs there. They were nicely grilled, and had good flavour and meat on it.

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Thank 2brillen
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had high hopes, and while they weren't met, it wasn't bad..... just wasn't great. Collards are good, but a little too "smokey." Brisket was good, fries were good, but a little too "smokey." Mac and cheese was also good, but just ok. My expectations were too high from watching Food Network.

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1 Thank CTopher81
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I tried the brisket , Brooklyn wings, smoky greens, Mac and cheese, spicy French fries , and beef spare ribs . Everything was delicious 😋!!!

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Thank LaKeisha P
New York
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293 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome place with great food and great service. Portions are hearty - we shared a half rack ribs for two.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here today, bartender recommended an awesome beer "Schofferher Grapefruit Bier"!! I had the beef brisket sandwich with collard greens and my hubby had the pulled pork. The sandwiches were so tender you didn't even need BBQ sauce but the sauces were so good and flavorful you could help but use them. Can't wait to go back!

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Brooklyn, New York
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We went to the Smoke Joint for family dinner, it was an awesome experience. The indoor space is cozy, but family friendly. There's also the option for outdoor dining. We had the beef short rib (full), spare ribs, catfish and sides of Mac n cheese, greens, corn on the cob and cornbread. The food was finger-licking good!!! We were beyond... More 

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Bronx, New York
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This place is not much to look at, but boy is the BBQ delicious. The beef brisket is really good and the beef short rib is great. The sides are nothing to sneeze at either.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 S Elliott Pl, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11217-4803
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-797-1011

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