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Best San Jose 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 Jose.


 


Andy’s Bar-B-Que Barbecue
13/20
2367 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95050
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Great oak wood-smoked meats, reasonable prices and a hopping bar scene. More...

Henry's World Famous Hi-Life Barbecue
13/20
301 W. Saint John St.
San Jose, CA 95110
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A favorite barbecue haunt for South Bay residents for more than 40 years. More...

Texas Smokehouse BBQ Barbecue
Quick Bite
1091 S. Capitol Ave.
San Jose, CA 95127
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Barbecue shack offers decent food in a tiny, hard-to-find locale. More...

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