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The Best Of The Best BBQ

catering-photo-2Smokin’ Dave is a Los Angeles native with the soul of a southern pit master.

For 25 years and counting, Dave has been the proud owner and chef of various restaurants, and he currently owns and operates three of the best BBQ restaurants in Northern Colorado.

Smokin’ Dave’s BBQ and Taphouse has two locations, one in Estes Park, CO, and one in Lyons, CO. Dave also owns another barbecue restaurant in Longmont, CO, called House of Q BBQ and Brew. He and his wife, Cat, live year round in the Colorado mountains and enjoy off-roading in their Jeep, working on restoring their classic cars, and watching the abundant wildlife.


Smokinʼ Davesʼ BBQ & Taphouse is named on ʻBest of Best Barbecueʼ list!

At Smokin’ Dave’s, we honor the art of American barbecue by offering the most succulent, flavorful food around. If you’re searching for the best barbecue in the nation, make sure to stop in and try one of our smokin’ platters or some of our legendary ribs. If you love barbecue, then you’ll love Smokin’ Dave’s. We have passed the ultimate test by being named to the National Barbecue News’ list of the “Best of the Best Barbecue Restaurants in America!”

Visit our convenient online form to contact Dave online.