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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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Montgomery Inn

North

Approximately 9.16 miles from your location
Montgomery Inn Boathouse (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Montgomery Inn

North

Approximately 9.16 miles from your location

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salad and seafood. Additional location: The Boathouse

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salad and seafood. Additional location: The Boathouse

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Mt. Adams Bar and Grill

Uptown

Approximately 6.63 miles from your location

Mt. Adams Bar and Grill

Uptown

Approximately 6.63 miles from your location

Landmark turning out burgers and other bar fare in a comfy setting with a warm, vintage feel.

Landmark turning out burgers and other bar fare in a comfy setting with a warm, vintage feel.

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Wing Champ

North

Approximately 12.43 miles from your location

Wing Champ

North

Approximately 12.43 miles from your location

Enjoy chicken wings, BBQ, Sandwiches and Mac and Cheese. 

Enjoy chicken wings, BBQ, Sandwiches and Mac and Cheese. 

Mck's Chicks

South

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Mck's Chicks

South

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

McK's Chicks is a family-friendly restaurant bringing high-quality BBQ to the downtown Kentucky community. We use the best ingredients and provide a great atmosphere -... Read more

McK's Chicks is a family-friendly restaurant bringing high-quality BBQ to the downtown Kentucky community. We use the best ingredients and provide a great atmosphere - perfect for everyone who likes good flavors and smoked meats. 

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Brickhouse Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 13.56 miles from your location

Brickhouse Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 13.56 miles from your location

The Brick House Bar & Grill prides itself on fresh food, a great dining atmosphere and at a reasonable cost.

The Brick House Bar & Grill prides itself on fresh food, a great dining atmosphere and at a reasonable cost.

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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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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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Velvet Smoke BBQ- White Oak

North

Approximately 13.77 miles from your location

Velvet Smoke BBQ- White Oak

North

Approximately 13.77 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. This location is Carry-out only, with limited seating. 

Harmon's Barbecue

South

Approximately 9.63 miles from your location

Harmon's Barbecue

South

Approximately 9.63 miles from your location

BBQ joint serving wood-smoked meat as well as handmade sides and dessert. 

BBQ joint serving wood-smoked meat as well as handmade sides and dessert. 

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Montgomery Inn Boathouse

Downtown

Approximately 6.45 miles from your location
Montgomery Inn Boathouse (photo: Montgomery Inn)

Montgomery Inn Boathouse

Downtown

Approximately 6.45 miles from your location

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salads and seafood. Additional location: Montgomery (the original establishment)

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salads and seafood. Additional location: Montgomery (the original establishment)

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Station Family + BBQ

North

Approximately 10.32 miles from your location

Station Family + BBQ

North

Approximately 10.32 miles from your location

Get your fix of great BBQ from this Wyoming local brewpub founded by Cooking with Caitlin, Caitlin Steininger and Kelly Trush. This family freindly space will serve up... Read more

Get your fix of great BBQ from this Wyoming local brewpub founded by Cooking with Caitlin, Caitlin Steininger and Kelly Trush. This family freindly space will serve up smoked pork, brisket, salmon carrots and sausages daily! 

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Sis's on Monmouth

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.21 miles from your location

Sis's on Monmouth

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.21 miles from your location

Sis's offers a full bar, fine dining, and great music. Live music Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays including Nashville stars!

Sis's offers a full bar, fine dining, and great music. Live music Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays including Nashville stars!

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Smokin' This and That BBQ

South

Approximately 16.65 miles from your location

Smokin' This and That BBQ

South

Approximately 16.65 miles from your location

Unassuming outfit with a large, patriotically decorated dining room & classic BBQ like ribs & wings.

Unassuming outfit with a large, patriotically decorated dining room & classic BBQ like ribs & wings.

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The Double J Cafe

East

Approximately 11.31 miles from your location

The Double J Cafe

East

Approximately 11.31 miles from your location

Enjoy a great meal at a great price. Try menu items that include delcious BBQ, Sandwiches, and more! 

Enjoy a great meal at a great price. Try menu items that include delcious BBQ, Sandwiches, and more! 

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York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

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. 

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Swampwater Grill

Uptown

Approximately 3.59 miles from your location

Swampwater Grill

Uptown

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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Mission BBQ

North

Approximately 15.39 miles from your location

Mission BBQ

North

Approximately 15.39 miles from your location

Serving up the most patriotic food; BBQ! Each location is filled with a dining room of patriotism and tributes to those on the front lines and the first responders.... Read more

Serving up the most patriotic food; BBQ! Each location is filled with a dining room of patriotism and tributes to those on the front lines and the first responders. Serving up delectable and fresh BBQ! Menu items include pulled pork, Texas inspired brisket, and half a chicken AKA Half a Yard Bird. They also offer catering...... Read More

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Sweets & Meats BBQ

East

Approximately 0.68 miles from your location

Sweets & Meats BBQ

East

Approximately 0.68 miles from your location

Carry out BBQ restaurant featuring smoked meats, homemade sides, and desserts. 

Carry out BBQ restaurant featuring smoked meats, homemade sides, and desserts. 

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Webb's BBQ

South

Approximately 6.18 miles from your location

Webb's BBQ

South

Approximately 6.18 miles from your location

A family-owned business that values good food and good service, and giving back to the community. Webb's BBQ started off as a part-time catering gig, and then moved to a... Read more

A family-owned business that values good food and good service, and giving back to the community. Webb's BBQ started off as a part-time catering gig, and then moved to a more permanent location. Their menu includes pulled pork sandwiches, brisket, smoked wings and more! With only being open 1 day a week, you better get there... Read More

Smokin' This and That BBQ

South

Approximately 16.65 miles from your location

Smokin' This and That BBQ

South

Approximately 16.65 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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Eli's BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 7.81 miles from your location
Eli's BBQ

Eli's BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 7.81 miles from your location

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago in Findlay Market. They both... Read more

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago in Findlay Market. They both decided to travel the U.S. together, hitch hik'in it, footin it, hobo'n.During their travels, they'd eaten good food in some rough places and bad food in some... Read More

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Lucius Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Lucius Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Laid back neighborhood establishment serving smoked meats, simple sides, and craft beers & spirits. 

Laid back neighborhood establishment serving smoked meats, simple sides, and craft beers & spirits. 

Just Q'in

Uptown

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location
Just Q'in BBQ (photo: Just Q'in)

Just Q'in

Uptown

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location

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... 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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Riverside BBQ and Drive-Thru

West

Approximately 10.08 miles from your location

Riverside BBQ and Drive-Thru

West

Approximately 10.08 miles from your location

All in one Pony Keg, Gas, and BBQ! Enjoy a laid-back atmosphere and great bbq options while they last daily! 

All in one Pony Keg, Gas, and BBQ! Enjoy a laid-back atmosphere and great bbq options while they last daily! 

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Dada Smokes BBQ & Catering

South

Approximately 6.48 miles from your location

Dada Smokes BBQ & Catering

South

Approximately 6.48 miles from your location

Catering & meal delivery specializing in smoked meats including pulled pork, brisket, ribs, chicken and salmon along with made-from-scratch sides and sauces. Whether... Read more

Catering & meal delivery specializing in smoked meats including pulled pork, brisket, ribs, chicken and salmon along with made-from-scratch sides and sauces. Whether you’re planning a wedding, business luncheon, corporate event, or party, no job is too small for Dada Smokes. See their website or social media for upcoming... Read More

The Bourbon Smokehouse

Uptown

Approximately 3.88 miles from your location

The Bourbon Smokehouse

Uptown

Approximately 3.88 miles from your location

Barbeque joint serving pulled pork, brisket, and jumbo chicken wings all tossed with a secret recipe seasoning.

Barbeque joint serving pulled pork, brisket, and jumbo chicken wings all tossed with a secret recipe seasoning.

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Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Lalo

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.

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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.

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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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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Kenning's Circle K Restaurant

West

Approximately 15.42 miles from your location

Kenning's Circle K Restaurant

West

Approximately 15.42 miles from your location

A fine dining experience in Bridgetown with great variety on the menu, from homestyle to high class, like a traditional Kentucky hot brown to crab-crusted salmon in a... Read more

A fine dining experience in Bridgetown with great variety on the menu, from homestyle to high class, like a traditional Kentucky hot brown to crab-crusted salmon in a roasted pepper cream sauce. Don't miss the barbecue ribs slathered in their signature sauce or the daily drink specials. Kenning's caters especially to private... 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.

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.

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