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Boston BBQ Restaurants

Good BBQ is hard to find, but we've rounded up some of the tastiest ribs, pulled pork, brisket, and other smoked specialties in Greater Boston. Grab a napkin and get ready to dig in.

Bison CountyWaltham, $$
One of MetroWest's more popular spots for barbecue, Bison County offers area families a casual, affordable dining destination.
Blue Ribbon BBQ2 Locations, $$
Blue Ribbon is a small bbq joint in an unlikely location in West Newton, and is one of best barbecue places in the area.
Fireflys2 Locations, $$
Enjoy real, slow cooked BBQ with all the fixin's at Fireflys. Famous for their food & special sauces. If you like BBQ, you've got to try Fireflys.
RedbonesSomerville, $$
RedBones is a charismatic local BBQ joint serving authentic downhome-style Southern food. The unique ambience, and the genuine friendliness of its staff make this a favorite destination.
Sweet Cheeks BBQBoston, $$
This is a terrific BBQ joint in the heart of Fenway on Boyleston Street. Drinks come in mason jars, sides in tin cups, and everything is piled generously high on metal trays. Yum.
Tennessee's Real BBQ Real Fast4 Locations, $$
Eat in, take out, bulk sales and catering. Great BBQ, award winning items. Ribs, chicken, sandwiches, sides, salads and top it off with desert like watermellon and fresh baked pecan pie.
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