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Best Phoenix Barbecue Restaurants


Craving some flavorful brisket, a pulled pork sandwich or slab of bbq ribs? Try these smokin' spots for some of the best barbecue in Phoenix/Scottsdale.


Don & Charlie's American
12/20
7501 E. Camelback Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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Quality, all-American fare is served up to patrons that include fun-loving regulars. More...

Honey Bear's Barbecue Barbecue
Quick Bite
5012 E. Van Buren St.
Phoenix, AZ 85008
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On the weekends, there are lines out the door at this plain-Jane ’cue joint, which offers plenty of room for families. More...

Honey Bear's Barbecue Barbecue
Quick Bite
2824 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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This tiny but effective sequel to the original Honey Bear’s serves up barbecue lickety-split. More...

Little Miss BBQ Barbecue
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Little Miss BBQ, Phoenix, AZ 4301 E. University Dr.
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Texas barbecue spot cultivates a following for its pork ribs, brisket and more. More...

Rawhide Steakhouse & Saloon Steakhouse
10/20
5700 W. North Loop Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85226
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Rawhide offers mesquite-grilled steaks, ribs and chicken, kid's menus and entertainment. More...

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