FAQ

What do other Downtown restaurants charge for area parking?
Other Downtown restaurants can never guarantee parking. However, close in area parking in local
garages and lots can range from $15 to $30 per vehicle. At Smoke we offer over 100 free parking spaces
and valet service starting as low as $7. Rates will fluctuate depending on events at the nearby
Alamodome.


What do other Downtown restaurants charge for area parking?
Other Downtown restaurants can never guarantee parking. However, close in area parking in local
garages and lots can range from $15 to $30 per vehicle. At Smoke we offer over 100 free parking spaces
and valet service starting as low as $7. Rates will fluctuate depending on events at the nearby
Alamodome.


Do other Downtown BBQ restaurants smoke their meats on site?
There are a lot of restaurants that claim to serve Texas BBQ but fail to mention that all of their meats are
Smoked Offsite at another location. Please ask the other BBQ restaurants if they Smoke their meats on
site. You will be surprised by the amount of restaurants that say “no.” Smoke prepares and smokes all of
our meats on site fresh daily.


How many different options for plated menus are offered?
Other restaurants make you select the same meal for the entire party. Smoke believes in giving each
guest at least three different entrée options.


How much are bar packages at other restaurants?
Bar packages at other restaurants per person are $20 an hour with a two-hour minimum guarantee. Our
bar packages start as low as $16 an hour with only an hour minimum guarantee.

Is the Iron Cactus patio area completely private for all events? Our patio is the only completely private
patio on the River Walk. It is separated from the foot traffic by a beautiful garden.


How long do you get the private space when you rent it for your event?
Other restaurants rent their private rooms for two hours; however, Smoke rents their spaces for three hours.