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Best Portland Barbecue Restaurants


From smokehouse to hoghouse and roadhouse, we've rounded up the best in barbecue. Sure, preferences abound when it comes to matters of the grill. So maybe it's a pulled pork sandwich on squishy white bread you crave or Texas brisket with a side of coleslaw and sweet tea. One day you might like your ribs slathered and glazed in tomato sauce; the next day rubbed with special spices; and the next marinated and drenched in tangy vinegar. Whatever your pleasure, try these smokin' spots for the best barbecue around in Portland.


 


Cannon's Rib Express Barbecue
Quick Bite
5410 NE 33rd Ave.
Portland, OR 97211
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Reasonably priced, hickory-smoked barbecue. More...

Clay's Smokehouse Grill Barbecue
12/20
2932 SE Division St.
Portland, OR 97202
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Southern-style barbecue served with tasty and varied vegetarian options. More...

Podnah's Pit Barbecue
12/20
1625 NE Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97211
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Texas-style barbecue, cooked low and slow and offered with a range of sides. More...

Slabtown Ribs & BBQ Barbecue
11/20
2606 NW Vaughn St.
Portland, OR 97210

Serious barbecue done well and not much more, offered weekdays for lunch and dinner. More...

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