Smokin' J's BBQ, 5145 Gulfport Blvd

Smoked Chicken Wings, Sweet or Hot

Baby Back Ribs

BarBQ Chicken

Texas Beef Brisket

Pulled Pork

Smoked Sausage

Best of the Road Sampler Platter

Smokin' J's BBQ Challenge

Indoor Dining

Whole Hog

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When you visit Smokin’ J’s BBQ, you’re in for a treat. Experience our Real Texas BBQ. John and Lisa have created some of their fabulous Texas BBQ dishes. Whether it be a tender juicy rack of baby back ribs or one of our homemade sides we are sure you will enjoy your visit. Our warm country atmosphere will bring your childhood back with our uniquely decorated sitting area. Our restaurant is primarily take out however, we have added indoor and outdoor seating if you desire a place to sit and enjoy your BBQ. We have now added more indoor seating, come check out the new“Alamo Room” Smokin’ J’s BBQ is the perfect destination for your next night out, whether it be a quick lunch, dinner for two or a group celebration. We serve lunch and dinner 6 days a week. Gift certificates available.

Congratulations to the team at Stella's, winner of Judges' Vote for Savory Dish at's Top Local Chef last night!! Stella's winning dish: Florida Citrus Cured White Tuna with Guava-Orange-Tamarind Glaze Garnished With Wasabi Leaves & Spring Watermelon Radish-Microgreen Salsa.

Photos coming soon of the other winners -- Le' Anns Cheesecakes 'N More (Top Local Chef overall title plus Popular Vote, Sweets), OobAlaMode Pastries (Judges' Vote, Savory) and Smokin' J's Real Texas BBQ (Popular Vote, Savory)

And of course photos of the other contestants and their dishes! Beach, Tryst, Mangia Gourmet, Pipos Cuban Cafe on Bay Pines, Tastes of Tampa Bay and Street Surfer, everything was amazing!!!
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We would like to thank everyone who came out last night to support Localshops1 Top Local Chefs. Smokin' J's BBQ won the People's Choice for the Savory Category. ... See MoreSee Less

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