• Don't Miss A Performance By VyntEdge!

    Join us on September 5th, from 6:00pm-9:30pm to enjoy the music by one of our favorite bands, VyntEdge! The concert will be B.Y.O.B, we hope to see you there with friends and family.

  • Get BBQ the way you've always imagined!

    Look no further! Jackson, New Jersey finally has the BBQ spot it's been needing for years! Taste of Smoke brings grand champion barbecue to the area for all BBQ-lovers in the area. Once you taste it, you won't want to go anywhere else!

  • More than just BBQ Ribs!

    BBQ-lovers in Jackson, New Jersey, and the surrounding areas, can pick up BBQ from a true barbecue champion Tuesdays through Saturdays at our new location. Stop by when you're ready to quench your taste for real barbecue! 747 Toms River Road Jackson, NJ 08527


Need Catering?

We're excited to bring our quality barbecue to the Jackson, NJ, area and would love to cater your next event. We can create a customized menu, or suggest a menu to match your needs. Call to discuss details!

Real Champion BBQ

Our owner has extensive training and has competed in prestigious competitions throughout the country with the same barbecue he brings to you here in Jackson! Pitmaster Rory is serious about barbecue, and you will be, too, after your first bite. Come give it a try today!

Taste of Smoke BBQ | Jackson, NJ
“This Ain’t Yer Backyard BBQ, Son!”


Jackson, NJ residents are no strangers to barbecue, but Taste of Smoke brings a fresh take on this exciting, down-home cuisine. Pitmaster Rory brings his time in the pit, well-honed recipes, and barbecuing experience to the area with menu items that will keep any BBQ fanatic interested.

Located on Toms River Road, our truck serves up the best barbecue flavors in the area. Whether you’re in the mood for some serious rib action or you prefer a baked potato stuffed with all the fixin’s and topped with barbecue, we’ve got what you want. Complete your meal with any of our tasty sides, and you’ll leave the table feeling satisfied!

Not only do we serve up individual meals, we offer catering for any event. We can bring the food to you without the rig, or have the rig on hand to offer fantastic barbecue to your patrons. We love being a part of festivals and civil events, so don’t hesitate to call and discuss the details.

We look forward to seeing you soon and serving up some serious barbecue!

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400 South New Prospect Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
Rig Location:747 Toms River Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527

Rig Hours of Operation
Mon: Closed
Tue: Closed
Wed: 11:00AM-6:00PM
Thu: 11:00AM-8:00PM
Fri: 11:00AM-8:00PM
Sat: 11:00AM-8:00PM
Sun: 11:00AM-7:00PM

Restaurant Hours of Operation
Mon: Closed
Tue: 11:00AM-9:00PM
Wed: 11:00AM-9:00PM
Thu: 11:00AM-9:00PM
Fri: 11:00AM-10:00PM
Sat: 11:00AM-10:00PM
Sun: 11:00AM-9:00PM

  • Taste Of Smoke Restaurant

    400 South New Prospect Road
    Jackson, NJ 08527

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    Phone : 732-276-6155

    Hours
    Mon: Closed
    Tue: 11:00AM-9:00PM
    Wed: 11:00AM-9:00PM
    Thu: 11:00AM-9:00PM
    Fri: 11:00AM-10:00PM
    Sat: 11:00AM-10:00PM
    Sun: 11:00AM-9:00PM