2019 Best Barbecue Restaurants in Portland Area

Top BBQ Joints
in Portland

The meaning of the term "barbecue" changes from one part of the country to another. From Texas to Kansas City and across the Southeast, barbecue means well-seasoned meat cooked "low and slow" over wood until it develops a pink "smoke ring." Memphis barbecue is especially known for its rubs. Texas prefers beef for barbecue, and pork is the basis of barbecue in the Southeast. Sauces and sides vary widely, too.

Whatever your pleasure, try one of GAYOT's Top Barbecue Restaurants in Portland, presented in alphabetical order.

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Cannon's Rib Express
QB
Hickory-smoked barbecue served downscale and accessible; try the pork and beef ribs. See More
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Podnah's Pit
12/20
Texas-style barbecue, cooked low and slow and offered with a range of sides. See More
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Russell St. BBQ
11/20
The Portland destination for Southern comfort food with an emphasis on barbecue. See More
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