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Holy Smoke Texas BBQ

N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
+1 760-872-4227
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (67 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (50 reviews)
“pulled pork” (66 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
££ - £££
N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
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81 - 90 of 534 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Definitely coming back here next time we're in town. The ribs were amazing!!! I'm sad Bishop is such a far drive. Wish this place was closer!

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The tri tip and beef sandwiches are perfect, the ribs were burnt on all edges and not worth the money. The mac n cheese us fab and cold slaw is great. Will go again but. Oh get ribs.

Thank 2kitty2
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Stopped in for lunch, I believe the sandwich I had was called pork heaven. Sandwich was very good, came with a small side of macaroni and cheese. Other sides also available. My sandwich was very good, but the portion seemed small for the price. My...More

Thank panamint-bob
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our meals...found the service quick and friendly. The food was delicious and fresh. We will definitely be returning again.

Thank Curtis C
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

First time at this place and the hubby and I loved it! Heard reviews of too much money for small meals. Not the feeling I got. Hubby ordered ribs with 2 sides and I ordered the spud with brisket topped with coleslaw and baked mac...More

Thank D D
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Probably the best BBQ i have ever had. Friendly troughout, i almost felt like coming home. Delicious sides like homemade potatoe salad, corn bread, cole slaw and mac n' cheese.

1  Thank Nicola R
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Definitely would stop here again. Delicious bbq items on menu and tasty sides (loved the bbq beans!). Generous portions (we shared a dish) Much better than your typical bbq stop. Sat outside at picnic tables as the weather was fine even though it was winter....More

1  Thank carrieul
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Food was great, with pretty good portions. We had the brisket and chicken, with baked potatoes and cole slaw. Potatoes were great, although the slaw was not as flavorful as I like. Service and atmosphere were fantastic. We enjoyed the godly theme and local flare.

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 27 November 2016

If you're on your way up or back from Mammoth, what a great place to stop and grab a bite. The BBQ was some of the best I've had and definitely the best in California. My boyfriend and I got two mixed plates and tried...More

Thank Trojan_traveler13
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Great service and excellent Texas smoked Tri Tip. everything looked great on this menu. Prices are moderate and servings very good.

Thank Brad T
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laverne w
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772 N Main St Bishop, CA 93514
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N. Main Street, Bishop, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-872-4227
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