1. 3 Amazing Things You Can Do With Just One Day In Estes Park

    Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, signaling the unofficial start of summer. With the kids out of school and vacation days just begging to be used, Estes Park is getting ready to play host to families from far and wide. When it comes to places to eat in Estes Park, Smokin’ Dave’s has you covered. From fried catfish to the most mouthwatering ribs you’ve ever tasted, our menu is a love le…Read More

  2. A Quick Rundown of America’s BBQ Sauces

    We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: here at Smokin’ Dave’s, we dedicated to preserving and honoring the art of American BBQ. Of course, we do everything we can to honor the idea of BBQ itself and the amazing flavors you can get. But honoring every type of barbecue sauce out there would be impossible for any one restaurant to do, because there are just too many styles. Here’s a b…Read More

  3. Our BBQ Sauces Are The Father’s Day Gift Dad Really Wants!

    Father’s Day is coming up fast. Do you know what you’re gonna give the guy who’s responsible for giving you life? (No pressure, or anything.) While others may be scrambling to find the perfect tie, socket wrench, or golf balls, all the smart kids will be heading up to Smokin’ Dave’s BBQ restaurant in Lyons, Colorado, to grab the present all dad’s secretly want: their very own bottl…Read More

  4. Make a Meal of Our Appetizers At Our Lyons Restaurant!

      It doesn’t matter if you live in Lyons or are willing to travel to get to the best BBQ around. When you walk into Smokin’ Dave’s you’ll be greeted with a smile, because we’re ready to cook up an awesome meal for you. So when you sit down to check out our menu, you might wonder “what’s the best way to get a good taste of Smokin’ Dave’s best BBQ?” Well, we might just sugge…Read More

  5. Get the Best BBQ Catering in Lyons and Estes Park

        It doesn’t matter if you’re hosting a family reunion, hosting a corporate event, or even getting ready for your wedding reception…BBQ catering is going to go over well at all of them! Here at Smokin’ Dave’s we started BBQ catering because people demanded it. Sure, it’s fun to stop by our Lyons and Estes Park restaurants and have some local brew, but isn’t it nice when it ca…Read More

  6. Fuel Up For Your Snowshoeing Adventure

    During the summer months, people from all over the world visit Estes Park and the beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park to enjoy gorgeous natural views and miles of hiking, with the option of leisurely or intense trails. If you’re one of the many who have been waiting impatiently for the warm weather to return for good so you can make your way back up to your favorite hiking trail, then we have…Read More

  7. Make Our Lyons Restaurant Your Main Street Favorite

    For many Colorado small towns, main street is the face of the town. Tourists stream down these streets on foot, taking in the historical architecture, shopping at local boutiques, and basking in the tiny charm. In small town Lyons, CO, year-round events and a well-known music and art culture ensure there will be no lack of small town charms to discover regardless of whether you live here permanent…Read More

  8. Enjoy A BBQ Lunch After Your Morning Hike

    There are a number of perks to living in beautiful Colorado, but the national park is definitely a big one. Just ten minutes from Estes Park, Rocky Mountain National Park has five hiking regions for a total of 350 miles of trails. Head up to your favorite trailhead with your family, friends, or significant other for an energizing morning hike. Enjoy the stunning views, make your way through the pa…Read More

  9. Gettin’ Sauced at 7522 Feet

    You will be warmly welcomed at Smokin’ Dave’s BBQ and Taphouse. At 7,522 feet above sea level, BBQ not only becomes an attitude; it becomes an altitude. Sauce up your selections with one of the four yummy sauces, and enjoy the lip smacking goodness. Experience home style barbecue with Dave’s Original, Tangy, Spicy, or Carolina Mustard, or maybe you’ll mix a few – it all depends on what y…Read More

  10. Large Groups Welcome for Home Style Bab-B-Que

    Are you having a party or a gathering, or do you simply have a huge family? Visit Smokin’ Dave’s BBQ and Taphouse in Estes Park or Lyons to satisfy everyone’s need for sauce. Located on Moraine Avenue in Estes Park and on Main Street in Lyons, this home style BBQ restaurant really delivers. As you pass by, the mouth-watering smell of barbecue wafts into your senses, making you dream of a del…Read More