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Best San Diego 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 San Diego.


Brazen BBQ Barbecue
Dining Room at Brazen BBQ, San Diego, CA 441 Washington St.
San Diego, CA 92103
An expansive menu of Southern-style barbecue and cold beers in Hillcrest. More...

Bull's Smokin' BBQ Barbecue
1127 W. Morena Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92110
Texas-style barbecue, draft beer and family-friendly fun. More...

Kansas City Barbeque Barbecue
600 W. Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101
Downtown San Diego barbecue spot and a late-night hangout, too. More...

Phil’s BBQ Barbecue
3750 Sports Arena Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92110
Serious barbecue awaits at Phil’s in Point Loma. More...

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