Billiken's Smokehouse

$$ • Smokehouse, Barbecue

623 Caroline St, Fredericksburg
(540) 656-2932


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Billiken's Smokehouse

Billiken's has wonderful food but service was lacking for some reason yesterday afternoon. Although patrons were sparse, we waited in the entry way for quite some time before being seated. Then we were seated in the area near the back exit to the outdoor tent area which was quite cold. We asked if the door could be closed and the waiter closed it but other staff kept leaving it open. We ended up getting up and closing the door multiple times ourselves. Afterwards, we felt full review
My best friend and I stumbled upon Billiken's while walking downtown one evening in the summer. We heard live music so we wandered into the large outdoor area outside of the back of the restaurant.There were a lot friendly people and some fun music. We had a blast. With COVID, it had been a long time since we sat outside and watched some live music.The inside of the restaurant is cute. Saw it when going in to use the restroom. It looks sort of like restaurants in Colonial Williamsburg.
4 stars for creativity in the menu but 2 stars in the flavor. Thought to finally give this place a shot since we always pass by but never try it out. I understand it’s bbq but all the meats (brisket, pork, and sausage) were extremely dry and tough. The Mac and cheese with brisket was flavorless. It tasted like the pasta was cooked and immediately dumped into liquified cheese without being strained and then immediately served. It was so runny and bland. The best item, if I full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 11AM - 10PM
Wednesday 11AM - 10PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 11AM - 12AM
Saturday 11AM - 12AM
Sunday 11AM - 8PM

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