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Two drummers is a great barbecue place. Does the classics well, but just a bit different to make it not just another Virginia/NC barbecue joint. Good variety on the menu, plenty of local/regional beers and wines, a few unusual menu items and veggies that aren't quite traditionally southern. Worth a few visits.
Bruce Lowekamp via google.com - Oct 14, 2019
The brisket was amazing! I asked for medium rare and my burger was super rare. The chocolate cake was soggy.
Emily G via google.com - Oct 13, 2019
I'm giving this place 3 stars because it is as advertised. The only reason that I can't give it more is the same reason that I don't support old City BBQ. The food is way overpriced and isn't bad but for that price you can go somewhere and get a lot more food. I'm not by any means saying that the food that they have is bad, they have ... read more
Chad Topping via google.com - Oct 12, 2019
I had meatloaf and mashed potatos, both very bland. Husband had french dip brisket sandwich, au jus was very bland. Mostly just seemed everything was underseasoned. Pork rinds were good. Service was also good.
Marie Daniels via google.com - Oct 11, 2019
Smoked burnt ends brisket appetizer was off the charts great!
Scott Bartlett via google.com - Oct 6, 2019
Yummy food and close to home! Support local friends! #shoplocal
Yummy food and close to home! Support local friends! #shoplocal ... read more
Ashley Bowman via facebook.com - Oct 5, 2019
The guys knocked it out of the park last night with their Steak and Ale dinner! They some how pulle
The guys knocked it out of the park last night with their Steak and Ale dinner! They some how pulled off a 4 course special sampling of deliciousness intertwined with the regular Thursday night crowd. The folks who hadn’t purchased a special dinner ticket couldn’t contain their interest as they inquired about each plate of perfectly ... read more
Debra Worley via facebook.com - Sep 27, 2019
The food here is very good. I have been coming here for about 3 years they had a fly issue once i havent noticed it since, and this visit left me quit satisfied. I dont often do dessert but here i had the chocolate cake which was very good. I reccomend two drummers ... read more
Charles Tew jr via google.com - Sep 26, 2019
I dont eat burgers usually. but this burger I got there was awesome. the staff is home town friendl
I dont eat burgers usually. but this burger I got there was awesome. the staff is home town friendly and the firepit table was cozy. all the food was great. I usually dont use vinegar on anything but that tangy vinaigrette was bangin! the pork finds are great esp with that vinaigrette and on burger too (self marinated). A+++ ... read more
Jamie Thompson via facebook.com - Sep 24, 2019
Ive been here atleast 4 times. It has never disappointed me. Great beer selection. Great out door s
Ive been here atleast 4 times. It has never disappointed me. Great beer selection. Great out door seating. Cant wait to show up when theres a live band.
Sara Coats via facebook.com - Sep 24, 2019
This place is an amazing find in the middle of what seems nowhere. All of the smoked meats are awesome. The honey maple smoked chicken is to die for. Everything I've had here was great along with the service. My gf and I go to a lot of BBQ places and this one seriously takes the cake.
Cam Moore via google.com - Sep 22, 2019
A good friend of mine said I HAD ...
A good friend of mine said I HAD to eat at Two Drummers Smokehouse in Toana, just outside of Williamsburg, Virginia. Well today I got the chance to do so.

I had the 12 hour smoked brisket, with green beans, and coleslaw.

Cleanliness 7/10 (tables and chairs are older), service 7/10, brisket 9/10, green beans 10/10, col
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A W. via yelp.com - Sep 22, 2019
Good people, good value, good BBQ, what more could you want? ... read more
Marley315 via google.com - Sep 22, 2019
Yum! Casual, friendly, delish!
Jaylin Brown via google.com - Sep 21, 2019
The best by the best for the best 🔥
I work here and eat at least 2 times a day , 5 days a week , that alone should tell you something, even stop in on days off 👍💰 ... read more
DannyW821 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 18, 2019
the shrimp skewers was very flavorful
the shrimp skewers was very flavorful ... read more
Len Pipkin via facebook.com - Sep 15, 2019
What more can you say other than total Chillness !!!
What more can you say other than total Chillness !!!
Kevin Purnell via facebook.com - Sep 15, 2019
Great food, great staff, and great customer service.
Great food, great staff, and great customer service.
Kara McCarthy via facebook.com - Sep 14, 2019
Good food ... read more
Jeffrey Webster via google.com - Sep 11, 2019
Pretty good food.
Derrick Edinger via google.com - Sep 10, 2019
Awesome! Wings were fantastic! Service was awesome as well!
Venchella Jones via google.com - Sep 8, 2019
The food is amazing and the staff is very friendly.
Kim Hall via google.com - Sep 7, 2019
Best smoked meats in the area!!!
Best smoked meats in the area!!!
Gwendolyn Dawn via facebook.com - Sep 6, 2019
I just love this place. No matter ...
I just love this place. No matter what I order from you he chicken dishes to the pork, it does not disappoint. The cherry glazed chicken was wonderful last night. Sides are great. Best corn bread too. No complaints with service and they have a good beer menu. Thank you.
Pam D. via yelp.com - Sep 4, 2019
Bbq
We had friends over for bbq and went to two drummers. It was the best bbq in Williamsburg by far. So moist and delicious. And the service was great too. ❤️ ... read more
nanarise via tripadvisor.com - Sep 3, 2019
Huge surprise on the road to Williamsburg. Nice Smoker centric menu. Great oysters and the staff and characters at the bar are worth the drive ... read more
Melissa Gressman via google.com - Aug 26, 2019
So much food. And it's all so good!
I'm very late in entering this review, but better late than never. On the way to Virginia Beach to run the Shamrock Half-Marathon, I stopped by for lunch. It was so good. I got the Junior Corps, which is the two meat combo. The pork...More ... read more
terps1962 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 26, 2019
The smokehouse burger and sweet potato fries were really good. The kids loved the ribs and Mac and cheese. My one complaint would be our service was a bit slow—the place wasn’t crowded and we were left waiting at our table a lot, so 4/5.
Sarah Frank via google.com - Aug 25, 2019
Friendly, helpful and good food!!
Jeff Odom via google.com - Aug 25, 2019
We get carry out from here pretty often...it's always excellent! My favorite is brisket & Two Drummers smokes up some of the best brisket I've ever had. Makes ne hungry just thinking about it!
Susan Hyde via google.com - Aug 25, 2019
Love ... read more
Sara Brown via google.com - Aug 24, 2019
this was the best stop I made the entire part of my vacation. It was the very last stop we made on the way back to Richmond. It was worth every penny and every second the food was amazing they had burnt ends and the service was excellent I will return during a regular work week because of how amazing and how good the food was.
Jessica Simmons via google.com - Aug 23, 2019
Cant get enough of this place. They make you feel like family.
Joshua Mullins via google.com - Aug 20, 2019
Get the pork rinds with the smokey tomato ranch dip, food and staff were great!
Susan James via google.com - Aug 18, 2019
Awesome service and great food. 4th time not ever disappointed ... read more
Thomas Paul via google.com - Aug 17, 2019
Very delicious food, rustic ambience, friendly staff.
Patricia Riley via google.com - Aug 15, 2019
I always love going there! The waitress was wonderful, and the food was fantastic. I definitely recommend it.
Betty Banks via google.com - Aug 15, 2019
Two drummers is a very warm and ...
Two drummers is a very warm and comfortable atmosphere. The food was very good and the drinks were awesome. Best Bloody Mary I've ever had.
Timothy M. via yelp.com - Aug 15, 2019
Friendly helpful staff. Attentive without being intrusive. Brisket Sandwich was very good. Sometimes brisket can be dry. This was moist without be greasy or filled with fat. Nice atmosphere and relaxing spot for lunch. Will definitely go back again.
Ron Chapman via google.com - Aug 14, 2019
Great food ... read more
Darla Wright via google.com - Aug 12, 2019
My family loves their barbecue ...
My family loves their barbecue brisket and ribs!  After the first time ordering while on vacation, we had to order some again our last night.  Try it and it may become your favorite! My family is quite particular about it's barbecue and rarely goes twice the same week!
Karen L. via yelp.com - Aug 11, 2019
Great little local spot for some great food and drinks! Love the blackened tuna bites!
Tom Hayes via google.com - Aug 10, 2019
Great barbeque, great service. Get the brisket and the sausage.
tony wilson via google.com - Aug 10, 2019
Awesome food it's well worth the trip!!! Service was outstanding.
Sherri Gordon via google.com - Aug 9, 2019
Very good BBQ ... read more
Melissa Mccall via google.com - Aug 5, 2019
Definitely the best local BBQ!
Shurel Griffin via google.com - Aug 4, 2019
Wow! When we pulled up to Two Drummers ...
Wow! When we pulled up to Two Drummers, I had no idea what to expect. The restaurant was fairly unassuming but the moment food started rolling out, I was more than impressed.We started by ordering a bunch of appetizers, including the Brisket Burnt Ends. I'm fairly well versed in KC burnt ends so it's hard to compare them to burnt end ... read more
Arielle P. via yelp.com - Aug 4, 2019
Good food and friendly service. My whole family enjoyed their meals.
Susan Schlechter via google.com - Jul 30, 2019
We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Everything was fresh. Their bar b que sauce should be sold in stores. It's THAT GOOD!!! I highly recommend them. Also, it's a beautiful ride in the country.
Lady Tame via google.com - Jul 30, 2019
Found this place off the highway on a road trip. It was delicious. Definitely need to get back on that road and trip to it again.
Charles Love via google.com - Jul 29, 2019
Great food and service. The crab dip and pork skin appetizer was off the chain good!
Rob Green via google.com - Jul 27, 2019
The blackined tuna bites is a must have.. My friend turned me on to them, First time having them no words... About went to heaven if it exists.
William Maus via google.com - Jul 27, 2019
Food is OK, and it is a nice location for having a lot of rural area around. The entertainment is good, despite the food.
Veroni Morris via google.com - Jul 24, 2019
I wouldn't have ever known about ...
I wouldn't have ever known about this place unless I hadn't of heard through the grapevine. I'm not so sure I have seen this place advertised. Super small smokehouse on route 60. The waitresses were slammed leading us to a wait for everything- I think I seen maybe 2 waitresses waiting the tables for the whole smokehouse (excluding th ... read more
Sarah C. via yelp.com - Jul 21, 2019
Worth the trip for excellent food and service
Two Drummers Smokehouse is a ways from Richmond, VA to go to lunch or dinner. Nevertheless, we agreed to meet with some friends to try lunch. After reviewing their really full featured menu, we drove the 50 miles to try them out. Well, we were...More ... read more
John T via tripadvisor.com - Jul 21, 2019
Some great. Some good.
Tried here on recommendation of staff at local state park. Glad we tried it. Meatloaf was FANTASTIC- which was a surprise find at a smokehouse. Junior corps combo was good deal. I chose honey infused chicken and pork ribs. Both tasty. U fortunately the mashed...More ... read more
merrydb via tripadvisor.com - Jul 20, 2019
Quaint little restaurant with a mostly bbq menu. I ordered the brisket and ribs with baked beans and mashed potatoes. The side dishes were underwhelming and the brisket came with an odd gravy-like sauce on it. My wife ordered the pulled pork and thought it was incredible. Seems hit or miss.
Ryan D via google.com - Jul 17, 2019
You have to try the beef brisket ...
You have to try the beef brisket, potato salad and cornbread. Keep a lookout or you'll drive right past it.
Julia H. via yelp.com - Jul 14, 2019
Just OK. Very casual - almost disinterested ...
Just OK. Very casual - almost disinterested - service. BBQ is three star as well: not bad but not outstanding.
Andrew B. via yelp.com - Jul 12, 2019
Yummy food!!
Lawrence Ng via google.com - Jul 12, 2019
I've eaten here several times ... under both the previous and current [name &] ownership (this review is solely based on the current ownership). Pulled Pork & Ribs: very good. Brisket: varies - can be excellent but can also be a bit fatty. Burgers: "solid" (pretty good but not spectacular). Side dishes: fries, hushpuppies, & mash ... read more
Troy R. via google.com - Jul 11, 2019
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