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SmokeWorks Station Road

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American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene

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OPENING Friday 23rd June 2017 SmokeWorks Station Road is our 2nd SmokeWorks, a big brother to Free School Lane in the city centre. We have re-energised the derelict Great Northern pub into a steampunk BBQ joint and bar. "Slow Cooked. Fast" is our motto. Classic low 'n' slow BBQ food with a brunch offer and bar thrown in... Bustle. Bar. BBQ.
US$12 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
American, Barbecue
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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All reviews brunch ribs loaded fries bone marrow pulled beef spicy sausage chocolate brownie dessert smoked bbq coleslaw chicken mango steak cool decor scottish lager the light switch bbq restaurant great food and cocktails
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came to Smokeworks on 16th Feb. We were really looking forward to it as we have only just moved to the area! We got there 15 minutes early so took ourselves to the bar. As it was just before 7 it meant some of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank laurenel1204
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having not been to Smokeworks for a while we decided to have a late lunch as it is only a quick train ride away. The food is ok, good ribs, pulled pork and wings, with a nice spicy bbq sauce but is relatively limited in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food is ok in parts like the chicken wings r lovely and the sweetcorn is but the ribs were dry , the service is not that good u need 2 put a light on when u won’t some one 2 come 2 your tablet and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GrandTour733820
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, absolutely love the idea of the light system so you are not constantly being bothered by people asking you If everything is okay. Staff seemed quite happy apart from one bar attender, but overall happy to have a chat and joke. asked for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jennymorris2105
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited early on a Saturday evening with my family. Welcome was not great - we waited a long time for anyone to acknowledge us, the two hosts were busy having a chat in the corner and kept looking over, but not dong anything. Eventually, one...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ploppy_Plopperson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted warmly and given a choice of tables, our waiter asked if we had been before and on hearing that we hadn't, explained the call system of a switch on each table that lights an indicator board to show which table requires service....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to love this place but very disappointed today. We preordered but still had to wait forty minutes for food. Service was slow and the waitress very grumpy. When the food finally arrived the loaded fries were lovely but the chicken bun was cold...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank PoppyPL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped by for a solo visit as I needed some meat and BBQ sauce. Not disappointed. Quick and friendly service. Great wings with a spicy buffalo sauce. My salad was more chicken than salad...but it tasted great. Good beer. Nice dessert!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Orchardcomix
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Went here for dinner on a Friday night and had a good vibe. Our hotel was just a 10 minute walk away so it was perfect for our weekend away in Cambridge. Staff were so friendly and helpful, and I love the fact that once...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AdamRo90
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

This USED to be my favourite place. We used to come at least once a month - best cocktails for a good price and absolutely sublime food. But I don’t know what has happened recently as it’s like visiting a completely different place. The visit...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 1234izzy
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