Barbecue

Find Restaurants Serving Barbecue in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

From popular local delicacies to hot new restaurants featuring gourmet takes on comfort-food favorites and fine dining for a romantic night for two, Cincinnati USA is making a name for itself as a foodie destination. USA Today even named the region one of "six small cities with big food scenes" due to the amazing revitalization of our restaurant scene, which offers plenty of dining options for every palate, including BBQ joints with finger-lickin’ good barbecue sauces!

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Neuf

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Neuf

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Creative, Asian-inspired BBQ fare is the focus of this modern restaurant with a chill vibe.

Creative, Asian-inspired BBQ fare is the focus of this modern restaurant with a chill vibe.

Texas Roadhouse

East

Approximately 10.42 miles from your location

Texas Roadhouse

East

Approximately 10.42 miles from your location

Better bring a Texas-size appetite to Texas Roadhouse. The chain restaurant specializes in hand-cut steaks, chicken and 'fall-off-the-bone' ribs, but also serves... Read more

Better bring a Texas-size appetite to Texas Roadhouse. The chain restaurant specializes in hand-cut steaks, chicken and 'fall-off-the-bone' ribs, but also serves up heaping helpings of complementary sides like steak fries and baked beans and satisfying appetizers like the Cactus Blossom fried onion. Wash it down with a 'mug-o... Read More

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Hebron Grille

South > Southwest

Approximately 18.08 miles from your location

Hebron Grille

South > Southwest

Approximately 18.08 miles from your location

Hebron Grille is a contemporary, clean, suburban sports bar for the whole family. They offer ribs, gyros, sandwiches like the Rueben, Philly cheese steak, BBQ bacon... Read more

Hebron Grille is a contemporary, clean, suburban sports bar for the whole family. They offer ribs, gyros, sandwiches like the Rueben, Philly cheese steak, BBQ bacon chicken sandwich, and burgers like the jalapeno burger with pepper jack cheese. Taco Tuesday features $1 tacos and $2 margaritas.

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City Barbeque

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.17 miles from your location

City Barbeque

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.17 miles from your location

What originally started as a barbecue competition team turned into this Ohio-owned-and-operated City Barbeque restaurant. The menu items are not just confined to one... Read more

What originally started as a barbecue competition team turned into this Ohio-owned-and-operated City Barbeque restaurant. The menu items are not just confined to one region of the country, though. The restaurant draws from Carolina, Memphis, Texas and Kansas City styles of barbecue. The Florence location has three in-house...... Read More

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Montgomery Inn

North

Approximately 9.16 miles from your location
Montgomery Inn

Montgomery Inn

North

Approximately 9.16 miles from your location

World and locally renowned for their ribs and barbecue, Montgomery Inn is a Cincinnati favorite. The tradition carries back to this original location which is full of... Read more

World and locally renowned for their ribs and barbecue, Montgomery Inn is a Cincinnati favorite. The tradition carries back to this original location which is full of Cincinnati history and culture. Montgomery Inn is a stop for celebrities of all trades, as evident by the hundreds of autographed pictures surrounding the several... Read More

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Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

South > Southwest

Approximately 15.00 miles from your location

Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

South > Southwest

Approximately 15.00 miles from your location

Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que is legendary. The walls are littered with the detritus of the automobile era - maps, gas cans, road signs - and each table is set with a roll of... Read more

Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que is legendary. The walls are littered with the detritus of the automobile era - maps, gas cans, road signs - and each table is set with a roll of paper towels and a "six-pack" of their signature barbecue sauces. The sampler platter is a big favorite, as are the pit-smoked ribs, which include corn bread... Read More

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Liberty City Barbeque

North

Approximately 13.44 miles from your location

Liberty City Barbeque

North

Approximately 13.44 miles from your location

The South Florida-style barbecue joint is in the process of moving from the Loveland Bike Trail to another place in Loveland in summer 2011. They are still taking catering... Read more

The South Florida-style barbecue joint is in the process of moving from the Loveland Bike Trail to another place in Loveland in summer 2011. They are still taking catering orders, though.

Silver Street BBQ

North

Approximately 25.13 miles from your location

Silver Street BBQ

North

Approximately 25.13 miles from your location

Laid-back, family-friendly, country-infused restaurant serving a variety of wood-smoked pork, chicken, brisket, ribs and barbeque wraps. All barbeque is smoked outside in... Read more

Laid-back, family-friendly, country-infused restaurant serving a variety of wood-smoked pork, chicken, brisket, ribs and barbeque wraps. All barbeque is smoked outside in a massive, competition-level rotisserie smoker. Silver Street is known for Southern Style BBQ out of the south. Choose from ribs, chicken wings, brisket and... Read More

Texas Roadhouse

South > Southwest

Approximately 10.87 miles from your location

Texas Roadhouse

South > Southwest

Approximately 10.87 miles from your location

Better bring a Texas-size appetite to Texas Roadhouse. The chain restaurant specializes in hand-cut steaks, chicken and "fall-off-the-bone" ribs, but also serves... Read more

Better bring a Texas-size appetite to Texas Roadhouse. The chain restaurant specializes in hand-cut steaks, chicken and "fall-off-the-bone" ribs, but also serves up heaping helpings of complementary sides like steak fries and baked beans, with satisfying appetizers like the Cactus Blossom fried onion. Wash it down with a "mug-o... Read More

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The Dip

North

Approximately 18.15 miles from your location

The Dip

North

Approximately 18.15 miles from your location

It's a nice day and you're looking for a lite meal. Well, come down and take a 'dip' (oh, bad pun). This neighborhood eatery serves all-American food along with a... Read more

It's a nice day and you're looking for a lite meal. Well, come down and take a 'dip' (oh, bad pun). This neighborhood eatery serves all-American food along with a delicious selection of ice cream. The ocean theme makes you feel like you're having a day at the beach (these puns just don't stop). And if you want to bring along... Read More

Redmoor

East

Approximately 3.76 miles from your location

Redmoor

East

Approximately 3.76 miles from your location

The Redmoor is both music venue and event facility. The venue comes equipped with a stage for live performances and a respected chef for private dinners, weddings,... Read more

The Redmoor is both music venue and event facility. The venue comes equipped with a stage for live performances and a respected chef for private dinners, weddings, fundraisers, benefits, receptions or corporate events, all in a unique Art Deco setting.

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Velvet Smoke BBQ

North

Approximately 25.26 miles from your location

Velvet Smoke BBQ

North

Approximately 25.26 miles from your location

VS.Que is a 5-time Grand Champion competitive cooking team founded in 2009 who competes on the KCBS professional BBQ circuit and serves their championship barbeque to the... Read more

VS.Que is a 5-time Grand Champion competitive cooking team founded in 2009 who competes on the KCBS professional BBQ circuit and serves their championship barbeque to the Cincinnati metro area.

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Walt's Barbeque

North

Approximately 13.32 miles from your location

Walt's Barbeque

North

Approximately 13.32 miles from your location

How do slow-cooked ribs sound? Or perhaps hand-pulled pork paired with mashed potatoes and coleslaw? Get all the down-home favorites at Walt's Barbeque. Don't expect some... Read more

How do slow-cooked ribs sound? Or perhaps hand-pulled pork paired with mashed potatoes and coleslaw? Get all the down-home favorites at Walt's Barbeque. Don't expect some fast food fried chicken either; Walt's prides itself with slowly smoked ribs and pork, along with slow-cooked beef brisket. End your country feast with some... Read More

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York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location
York Street Cafe

York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

Located in an 1880's-era pharmacy, York St. Cafe has your prescription for a great night out: It's a romantic restaurant, lounge, live music venue and art gallery all in... Read more

Located in an 1880's-era pharmacy, York St. Cafe has your prescription for a great night out: It's a romantic restaurant, lounge, live music venue and art gallery all in one. York St.'s Mercantile sells art, antiques and collectibles. It's open Wednesday-Saturday, noon-3 p.m. and 6-9 p.m.

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Smokin' This and That BBQ

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.47 miles from your location

Smokin' This and That BBQ

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.47 miles from your location

Where 2 Pitmasters came together to smoke the best meats for your taste buds to enjoy. Home of the BBQ Parfait and Smoked Egg.

Where 2 Pitmasters came together to smoke the best meats for your taste buds to enjoy. Home of the BBQ Parfait and Smoked Egg.

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Woots Barbeque and Catering

North

Approximately 14.07 miles from your location

Woots Barbeque and Catering

North

Approximately 14.07 miles from your location

Family-owned restaurant specializing in wood-fired barbeque pork, ribs, chicken, and brisket.

Family-owned restaurant specializing in wood-fired barbeque pork, ribs, chicken, and brisket.

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JB's Bar and Grill

North

Approximately 12.02 miles from your location

JB's Bar and Grill

North

Approximately 12.02 miles from your location

JB's has multiple personalities - part cozy corner bar, part neon-lit reception hall, part no-frills neighborhood bistro and, depending on the night, part sports bar.... Read more

JB's has multiple personalities - part cozy corner bar, part neon-lit reception hall, part no-frills neighborhood bistro and, depending on the night, part sports bar. Despite the diverse decor, the atmosphere is laid-back and welcoming. In the way of food, beyond the usual burgers and wings, JB's offers steak, fish and chicken... Read More

Seecretz Sports Lounge & Grill

North

Approximately 11.78 miles from your location

Seecretz Sports Lounge & Grill

North

Approximately 11.78 miles from your location

Seecretz features live DJs, bands, poetry readings and more to entertain the masses on weekends. With an open layout, full bar, dance floor and bangin' beats, this is a... Read more

Seecretz features live DJs, bands, poetry readings and more to entertain the masses on weekends. With an open layout, full bar, dance floor and bangin' beats, this is a good place to go to hear some hip-hop, jazz or R&B rhythms. The bar also serves food like ribs, fish, green beans and more until 9 p.m. on weekdays and 11 p... Read More

Big Art's BBQ

North

Approximately 15.79 miles from your location

Big Art's BBQ

North

Approximately 15.79 miles from your location

Bengals and Reds memorabilia decorates the walls, and a Gibson SG signed by ex-Van Halen singer Sammy Hagar hangs near the ceiling. The remaining wall space is plastered... Read more

Bengals and Reds memorabilia decorates the walls, and a Gibson SG signed by ex-Van Halen singer Sammy Hagar hangs near the ceiling. The remaining wall space is plastered with posters and signs from various decades to give the restaurant a fun atmosphere. Big Art's doesn't waste time on fanfare, they concentrate on making damn... Read More

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Q's Raxx

North

Approximately 8.99 miles from your location

Q's Raxx

North

Approximately 8.99 miles from your location

Owner Quintin Johnson says Q'd Raxx makes its ribs in a smoker, and does both spareribs and baby backs. They also do beef ribs, not so common in the area. Johnson... Read more

Owner Quintin Johnson says Q'd Raxx makes its ribs in a smoker, and does both spareribs and baby backs. They also do beef ribs, not so common in the area. Johnson recommends their okra fries (cut long instead of into nuggets) and their macaroni and cheese that he thinks beats anyone's.

Walt's Barbeque

North

Approximately 24.97 miles from your location

Walt's Barbeque

North

Approximately 24.97 miles from your location

How do slow-cooked ribs sound? Or perhaps hand-pulled pork paired with mashed potatoes and coleslaw? Get all the down-home favorites at Walt's Barbeque. Don't expect some... Read more

How do slow-cooked ribs sound? Or perhaps hand-pulled pork paired with mashed potatoes and coleslaw? Get all the down-home favorites at Walt's Barbeque. Don't expect some fast food fried chicken either; Walt's prides itself with slowly smoked ribs and pork, along with slow-cooked beef brisket. End your country feast with some... Read More

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LaDonna's Cafe

East

Approximately 8.43 miles from your location

LaDonna's Cafe

East

Approximately 8.43 miles from your location

LaDonna's opened in the fall of 2010 in the former Miguel's spot as a casual, all-American restaurant with a full bar and nice outdoor patio. Chef and owner Randy... Read more

LaDonna's opened in the fall of 2010 in the former Miguel's spot as a casual, all-American restaurant with a full bar and nice outdoor patio. Chef and owner Randy Baumgardt wanted to create a place to serve comfort food from scratch. Appetizers include Cold Poached Shrimp, gourmet pizzas and homemade soups. Entrees, also known... Read More

Eli's BBQ

Uptown

Approximately 3.94 miles from your location
Pulled Pork Sandwhich at Eli's BBQ

Eli's BBQ

Uptown

Approximately 3.94 miles from your location

Eli's BBQ started small: a booth at the Fountain Square Tuesday Market, then a weekday stand, then Findlay Market. Now they have opened a permanent location. Elias... Read more

Eli's BBQ started small: a booth at the Fountain Square Tuesday Market, then a weekday stand, then Findlay Market. Now they have opened a permanent location. Elias Leisring owns Eli's with Drew Simmons. Though in their previous stands, they did only pulled pork sandwiches, with or without coleslaw, in this spot they also offer... Read More

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Lamarr's Lounge

North

Approximately 10.81 miles from your location

Lamarr's Lounge

North

Approximately 10.81 miles from your location

Lamarr's Lounge serves up fairly priced drinks and specializes in barbecue dishes. The lounge has knack for soul and R... Read more

Lamarr's Lounge serves up fairly priced drinks and specializes in barbecue dishes. The lounge has knack for soul and R&B jams, and it hosts DJs for bashes, remix parties and all things danceable.

Walt's Barbeque

North

Approximately 25.26 miles from your location

Walt's Barbeque

North

Approximately 25.26 miles from your location

How do slow-cooked ribs sound? Or perhaps hand-pulled pork paired with mashed potatoes and coleslaw? Get all the down-home favorites at Walt's Barbeque. Don't expect some... Read more

How do slow-cooked ribs sound? Or perhaps hand-pulled pork paired with mashed potatoes and coleslaw? Get all the down-home favorites at Walt's Barbeque. Don't expect some fast food fried chicken either; Walt's prides itself with slowly smoked ribs and pork, along with slow-cooked beef brisket. End your country feast with some... Read More

Just Q'in

East

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location
Just Q'in BBQ

Just Q'in

East

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location

Enjoy pulled pork, chicken and beef brisket with homemade sides like mac... Read more

Enjoy pulled pork, chicken and beef brisket with homemade sides like mac & cheese, cole slaw and smoked baked beans at this barbecue restaurant that started out as a food truck. Or chow down on St. Louis-style ribs and sweet jalapeno cornbread.

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City Barbeque

North

Approximately 10.65 miles from your location
Ribs at City Barbeque

City Barbeque

North

Approximately 10.65 miles from your location

There are lots of BBQ options in the city, but City Barbeque is a solid choice and a favorite of many West Chester residents. Menu items draw from Carolina, Memphis, Texas... Read more

There are lots of BBQ options in the city, but City Barbeque is a solid choice and a favorite of many West Chester residents. Menu items draw from Carolina, Memphis, Texas and Kansas City styles of barbecue. This is a great place to grab a beer and settle in with friends by one of the TVs, or order some takeout. If you do, don... Read More

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Avril-Bleh & Sons Meat Market

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Avril-Bleh & Sons Meat Market

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Avril Bleh Meat Market is one of Cincinnati's best butcher shops and proudly sets up shop right outside to sell their meats cooked from April to October. The market grills... Read more

Avril Bleh Meat Market is one of Cincinnati's best butcher shops and proudly sets up shop right outside to sell their meats cooked from April to October. The market grills metts, hot dogs and brats. It also grills vegetables such as peppers, onions and even cucumbers. Perfect for a tasty lunch between meetings.

City Barbecue

South > Southeast

Approximately 5.38 miles from your location

City Barbecue

South > Southeast

Approximately 5.38 miles from your location

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Scalded Hog

South > Southwest

Approximately 27.44 miles from your location

Scalded Hog

South > Southwest

Approximately 27.44 miles from your location

New take-out restaurant serving some of the best pulled pork barbecue, ribs, burgers and grilled items with all the fixings to satisfy your summer appetite.The pork is... Read more

New take-out restaurant serving some of the best pulled pork barbecue, ribs, burgers and grilled items with all the fixings to satisfy your summer appetite.The pork is slow-cooked for hours in a cast iron smoker, which results in the juiciest, melt-in-your-mouth, fall-off-the-bone barbecue around.

Hooligan's Pub & Eatery

North

Approximately 5.78 miles from your location

Hooligan's Pub & Eatery

North

Approximately 5.78 miles from your location

A favorite of Pleasant Ridge residents and those in their delivery area alike, Hooligan's is a fun neighborhood eatery. Breakfast is served all-day, every day; or try... Read more

A favorite of Pleasant Ridge residents and those in their delivery area alike, Hooligan's is a fun neighborhood eatery. Breakfast is served all-day, every day; or try their award-winning ribs with a signature tangy sauce. Then work up a sweat during their popular spring volleyball leagues.

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1 of a Kind BBQ

North

Approximately 12.06 miles from your location

1 of a Kind BBQ

North

Approximately 12.06 miles from your location

1 of a Kind BBQ has been serving up its southern-style homemade barbeque for over a decade. In the heart of Sharonville, they serve lunch and dinner Tuesday through... Read more

1 of a Kind BBQ has been serving up its southern-style homemade barbeque for over a decade. In the heart of Sharonville, they serve lunch and dinner Tuesday through Saturday with a variety of entrees including smoked pork, chicken, hot metts, fish and of course the signature BBQ ribs and BBQ chicken. Hey, we're cheap, so we...... Read More

Yardbirds Southern BBQ

North

Approximately 27.12 miles from your location

Yardbirds Southern BBQ

North

Approximately 27.12 miles from your location

This joint never stops rocking. Live music of the country or rock variety fills the air on Friday and Saturday. Then on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday, you get some... Read more

This joint never stops rocking. Live music of the country or rock variety fills the air on Friday and Saturday. Then on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday, you get some acoustical blues, country and karaoke. A nice way to be served a good meal and a good drink. Come down with friends to be entertained for a night.

Swampwater Grill

East

Approximately 3.59 miles from your location

Swampwater Grill

East

Approximately 3.59 miles from your location

Authentic Cajun fare, smoked foods, breakfast buffet on Sunday

Authentic Cajun fare, smoked foods, breakfast buffet on Sunday

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