“If summer had one defining scent, it’d definitely be the smell of barbecue.” — Katie Lee
Well, folks! Set your steak on fire and let it burn!
Do you have no steak? Neither fire? No seasoning spices?
Well, no problem. If you are in the US and desire to enjoy the summer with some roasted meat, read this article. Here, you can get to know about a few joints where you get the best barbecue in the country.
So, let us not talk more and shift to the good part.
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Top Places To Visit For The Best Barbecue Experience In The US- 2022 List
As there are a lot of barbecue joints in the US, it was really tough for me to choose a few. Still, I have shortlisted the joints that I liked the most. Have a look:
1. 2Fifity BBQ
In my initial days in the US, I used to live in Washington D.C. So, the 2Fifty BBQ was the weekend stopover for me. This joint is located in the Riverdale Park Neighborhood and here I used to get Wagyu-grade beef.
The best thing about 2Fifty BBQ is that’, most recipes are oak-smoked. So, it adds an outstanding flavor. You can try some dishes like the pulled pork and beef steak BBQ. You can also try the briskets here.
2. Babygold Barbecue
If you are living in Chicago and looking for a BBQ joint, do not think much and reach up to the Babygold Barbecue joint. You can find this place in the Berwyn Music Venue.
Expect to enjoy outstanding live music during the night while you enjoy the roasted meat. You can take a real stake, fixins, or sides at this place. Another thing you must remember is to take some beer.
So, a visit to the Babygold Barbecue can be overall, an outstanding experience for you.
3. Blood Bros. BBQ
When it comes to the best barbecue in Houston, you can consider the Blood Bors BBQ joint. You can come on a road trip to this place. Well, as a meat fanatic, I can say that the joint is no less than a blood bro to me. If you want to have barbecue ribs, do not waste time and reach up to this place.
4. Coop’s West Texas
Are you in the mood of having a barbecue today? Well, the Coop’s West Texas BBQ can be the best place for you to visit. You can know about Brad Cooper’s family here and taste the family recipe of slow-cooked meat.
Here is the place where you can try the delectable briskets with some veg salad. In case, you are a chicken lover, the jerk dish can always help you reach heaven. Yet another add-on dish that you can try here is the hot sausage. The hot sausage does not need any sauce but you can add them if you need to have a vibrant taste.
5. Fette Sau
If you are on diet and there is no chance for you to eat more than a pound of meat, Fette Sau is the best barbecue joint you can visit. This outstanding place, loved by all is located in the happening city of Brooklyn, NY.
While in Fette Sau, you should not miss tasting the Angus beef brisket. The main attraction of this dish in the joint is the dry rub spice. It is completely homemade and adds a unique taste to the slow-cooked meat.
In the case of the veggies, you can try the baked bean delicacy. This is burned and baked and you can take your taste buds on a roller coaster ride if you are here. The best you can do is check the Fette Sau Instagram handle as you can check the special meat menu for the day.
6. Goldee’s BBQ
Goldee’s BBQ is one of the best joints when it comes to barbecue grills. If you are crazy about pork, this can turn into your daily dining room. The best you can do is have some meat and beer and sit in the place.
One drawback for the Goldee’s BBQ is that the joint is only open on Fridays and Saturdays. The time is from 11 am to 3 pm. So, you need to be an early bird. The phenomenon of a sell-out is quite common here. However, if you do not get a BBQ here, you can still enjoy the outdoor concert.
7. Interstellar BBQ
If you desire to have some smoke-fueled barbecue sitting in a place with outstanding ambiance, the Intersteller barbecue can be the best for you. All common roast meat dishes are available here. The best you can do is take the brisket and course meat while in this joint. You can also go for a Hiking trip here.
On the other hand, you can choose to have a sausage if you are not willing to have much meat. As per the sides, you can always choose your favorite beer.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
If you are from the US, you should be aware of how people go crazy for barbecues in the country. So, these are some barbecue joints that I personally chose. You can always expect to have the meat of authentic taste in all the joints here.
However, the only thing you need to do is check the menu and the timings of the shops before reaching out to them. Finally, I would be glad if you share your experience in the comment box below. Let all meat-eaters unite.