This Soul-Satisfying Iowa BBQ Joint Will Make Your Taste Buds Go Berserk

Are you ready for some seriously wonderful barbecue? Iowa isn’t often the first place that springs to mind when it comes to great BBQ, but this locally-owned restaurant has been serving up soul-satisfying food for over a decade in Des Moines and the surrounding areas.

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If you’ve never had Smokey D’s BBQ, you’ll want to put it on your list for great Iowa restaurants to visit.