Smokey's Media & Press Page


DeRusha Eats at Smokey's Pub

Smokey's was featured on "DeRusha Eats" (WCCO Channel 4) in March 18'. Click on the picture to check it out!

DeRusha Eats Facebook Live

Check out a behind the scenes Facebook live video shot during the filming of DeRusha Eats at Smokey's! Click on the picture to watch.


Minnesota Monthly - Best Ribs Minnesota 2018

Smokey's is honored to be featured in "Minnesota Monthly Magazine" Best Barbecue MN for Best Ribs!

This month Danika and Rusty visited Broken Clock Brewing Cooperative in North Minneapolis, Torg Brewery in Spring Lake Park, and Smokey's Pub N' Grill in East Bethel.

2019 Neighborhood Favorite Restaurant Winner!

Thank you to our great customers for voting Smokey’s the 2019 Neighborhood Favorite Restaurant on! We are truly honored for this.

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We’re pleased to announce that Smokey's Pub n' Grill has been recognized with a 2019 Certificate of Excellence, based on the consistently great reviews you’ve earned on the world’s largest travel site.

Smokey’s is honored to win the 2019 “Certificate Of Excellence” award from Trip Advisor! We sincerely thank and appreciate our amazing customers for your support.

Chris, JT, Jeremy.


2018 Trip Advisor Certificate Of Excellence Winner

We are proud to receive the 2018 Certificate Of Excellence Award from Trip Advisor. Thank you to our awesome customers for the great reviews and continued support!

Chris, JT, Jeremy & Staff.


Kind-Of-A-Big-Deal-Awards Nominee 2018

Smokey’s was nominated for a 2018 “Kind-Of-A-Big-Deal-Award” for “Best Craft Beer Restaurant” (Metro Area) by the readers of “The Growler Magazine”! We are deeply honored by this prestigious nomination. We are so fortunate to have such an amazing craft beer culture in Minnesota. - Cheers!

Smokey's Fest 17'

Meet all the Bbq teams who competed in our rib cook off at Smokey's Fest 17' - This is a cool inside look into the day of a BBQ contest. Click on the picture to enjoy! Video and story by Christian Rieck.