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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
Hickory-smoked barbecue served downscale and accessible in a supermarket parking lot. More...

Clay's Smokehouse Grill Barbecue
2932 SE Division St.
Portland, OR 97202
Expect meat and more at this family-oriented restaurant, including real deal barbecue plus tasty vegetarian options. More...

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

Slabtown Ribs & BBQ Barbecue
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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