Best BBQ in Louisville

Check out the top BBQ in Louisville, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Feast BBQ
1. Feast BBQ
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53 local reviews
909 East Market Street, Louisville
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 502-749-9900
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jennifer
Open Tuesday - Thursday 11 am - 10 pm and Friday and Saturday 11 am - 12 am. A hip BBQ spot in Nulu, with…
Ally
You'll have quite the feast. Try the bourbon slushies, or if you're more into the beer scene, order take-out…
Scotty And Mo
Feast BBQ serves “low and slow” fare, including mac & cheese, collard greens, and traditional barbecue meats,…
1. Feast BBQ
1. Feast BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
53 local reviews
909 East Market Street, Louisville
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 502-749-9900
Jennifer
Jennifer
Open Tuesday - Thursday 11 am - 10 pm and Friday and Saturday 11 am - 12 am. A hip BBQ spot in Nulu, with really good food. They even…
Ally
Ally
You'll have quite the feast. Try the bourbon slushies, or if you're more into the beer scene, order take-out and walk a couple feet over to…
Scotty And Mo
Scotty And Mo
Feast BBQ serves “low and slow” fare, including mac & cheese, collard greens, and traditional barbecue meats, pulled pork, brisket, baby…
2. Hammerheads
2. Hammerheads
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81 local reviews
921 Swan St, Louisville
Closed · Opens Monday 5:00 PM
+1 502-365-1112
BarRestaurantFood
Karen
The secret is out on this BBQ joint. Get there early. Casual attire. Try the truffle oil fries, brisket…
Scotty And Mo
Might be Louisville's best kept secret. Not fancy, sometimes hard to get a seat, but has the best bbq in town!
Rachel
If you're into BBQ, this is your joint (they also offer a solid veg option).
2. Hammerheads
2. Hammerheads
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81 local reviews
921 Swan St, Louisville
Closed · Opens Monday 5:00 PM
+1 502-365-1112
Karen
Karen
The secret is out on this BBQ joint. Get there early. Casual attire. Try the truffle oil fries, brisket tacos, mac and cheese.
Scotty And Mo
Scotty And Mo
Might be Louisville's best kept secret. Not fancy, sometimes hard to get a seat, but has the best bbq in town!
Rachel
Rachel
If you're into BBQ, this is your joint (they also offer a solid veg option).
3. Frankfort Avenue Beer Depot
3. Frankfort Avenue Beer Depot
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15 local reviews
3204 Frankfort Ave, Louisville
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 502-895-3223
BarRestaurantFood
Hollee
FABD, as it is known locally, is a great casual BBQ spot. Sit at picnic tables outside, order pitchers of beer…
Ann
Excellent BBQ within walking distance - putt-putt and ping-pong out back. Kid friendly before the bar crowd…
Jenny
Great BBQ and beer selection. They even have a miniature golf course out back. Fun patio.
3. Frankfort Avenue Beer Depot
3. Frankfort Avenue Beer Depot
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15 local reviews
3204 Frankfort Ave, Louisville
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 502-895-3223
Hollee
Hollee
FABD, as it is known locally, is a great casual BBQ spot. Sit at picnic tables outside, order pitchers of beer and watch them smoke the BBQ.
Ann
Ann
Excellent BBQ within walking distance - putt-putt and ping-pong out back. Kid friendly before the bar crowd arrives.
Jenny
Jenny
Great BBQ and beer selection. They even have a miniature golf course out back. Fun patio.
4. Feast BBQ
4. Feast BBQ
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14 local reviews
116 West Main Street, New Albany
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:30 AM
+1 812-920-0454
BarRestaurantFood
Aberlyn
Feast BBQ prepares the best smoked meats possible and offers stand-out scratch made sides. It is clear from…
Nicholas
Can't beat this BBQ! Try their fried pickles. Delicious salads too for the health conscientious.
Kristen & Mark
Traditional and vegetarian BBQ, and....bourbon slushies. Worth the trip over the river.
4. Feast BBQ
4. Feast BBQ
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14 local reviews
116 West Main Street, New Albany
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:30 AM
+1 812-920-0454
Aberlyn
Aberlyn
Feast BBQ prepares the best smoked meats possible and offers stand-out scratch made sides. It is clear from the menu, aesthetics, and…
Nicholas
Nicholas
Can't beat this BBQ! Try their fried pickles. Delicious salads too for the health conscientious.
Kristen & Mark
Kristen & Mark
Traditional and vegetarian BBQ, and....bourbon slushies. Worth the trip over the river.
5. Mark's Feed Store Bar-B-Q
5. Mark's Feed Store Bar-B-Q
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15 local reviews
1514 Bardstown Rd, Louisville
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(502) 458-1570
StoreRestaurantFood
John
Local chain serving BBQ, fish, comfort sides & desserts in a casual space with a country vibe.
Blanca
A wonderful, family-friendly BBQ restaurant---tasty and affordable!
James
Cheap, local good BBQ! Close
5. Mark's Feed Store Bar-B-Q
5. Mark's Feed Store Bar-B-Q
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15 local reviews
1514 Bardstown Rd, Louisville
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(502) 458-1570
John
John
Local chain serving BBQ, fish, comfort sides & desserts in a casual space with a country vibe.
Blanca
Blanca
A wonderful, family-friendly BBQ restaurant---tasty and affordable!
James
James
Cheap, local good BBQ! Close
6. Smoketown USA
6. Smoketown USA
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6 local reviews
1153 Logan Street, Louisville
+1 502-409-9180
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Mary
It may not look like much but Smoketown USA has handsdown the best BBQ ribs in the city (this coming from a…
Chelsea
Excellent bbq joint! The owner, who is a self proclaimed "Hillbilly Jew" will make you feel right at home!
Chelley
Redneck Jew BBQ. You gotta try this place. Unique and delicious.
6. Smoketown USA
6. Smoketown USA
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6 local reviews
1153 Logan Street, Louisville
+1 502-409-9180
Mary
Mary
It may not look like much but Smoketown USA has handsdown the best BBQ ribs in the city (this coming from a Kansas City expat). I would…
Chelsea
Chelsea
Excellent bbq joint! The owner, who is a self proclaimed "Hillbilly Jew" will make you feel right at home!
Chelley
Chelley
Redneck Jew BBQ. You gotta try this place. Unique and delicious.
7. Jucy's Smokehouse Bar-B-Q
7. Jucy's Smokehouse Bar-B-Q
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4 local reviews
13706 La Grange Road, Louisville
Closed · Opens Monday 11:00 AM
+1 502-241-5829
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Lisa
Good Southern BBQ. Rustic locale.
Hannah
Hole in the wall BBQ joint
7. Jucy's Smokehouse Bar-B-Q
7. Jucy's Smokehouse Bar-B-Q
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4 local reviews
13706 La Grange Road, Louisville
Closed · Opens Monday 11:00 AM
+1 502-241-5829
Lisa
Lisa
Good Southern BBQ. Rustic locale.
Hannah
Hannah
Hole in the wall BBQ joint
8. Doc Crow's Southern Smokehouse & Raw Bar
8. Doc Crow's Southern Smokehouse & Raw Bar
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26 local reviews
127 West Main Street, Louisville
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 502-587-1626
BarRestaurantFood
Corey & Danielle
Great bbq, oysters, close to downtown/NuLu
Karen
Our go to BBQ place nearby.
8. Doc Crow's Southern Smokehouse & Raw Bar
8. Doc Crow's Southern Smokehouse & Raw Bar
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26 local reviews
127 West Main Street, Louisville
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 502-587-1626
Corey & Danielle
Corey & Danielle
Great bbq, oysters, close to downtown/NuLu
Karen
Karen
Our go to BBQ place nearby.
9. The Silver Dollar
9. The Silver Dollar
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87 local reviews
1761 Frankfort Ave, Louisville
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 502-259-9540
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Steve
One of the best whiskey bars in America, with great BBQ to boot! Come here to find more bourbons than you even…
Lisa
Great bar, andtasty food. Chicken and Waffles, BBQ, and oysters!
9. The Silver Dollar
9. The Silver Dollar
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87 local reviews
1761 Frankfort Ave, Louisville
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 502-259-9540
Steve
Steve
One of the best whiskey bars in America, with great BBQ to boot! Come here to find more bourbons than you even knew existed!
Lisa
Lisa
Great bar, andtasty food. Chicken and Waffles, BBQ, and oysters!
10. Momma's Mustard, Pickles & BBQ
10. Momma's Mustard, Pickles & BBQ
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7 local reviews
102 Bauer Avenue, Louisville
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 502-938-6262
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Ben
Quality BBQ. Brisket sliders and wings are my go to along a side of green beans but everything I've had at…
Anna
Great spot for BBQ and wings. Just around the corner from the house.
10. Momma's Mustard, Pickles & BBQ
10. Momma's Mustard, Pickles & BBQ
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7 local reviews
102 Bauer Avenue, Louisville
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 502-938-6262
Ben
Ben
Quality BBQ. Brisket sliders and wings are my go to along a side of green beans but everything I've had at Momma's has been good. The have a…
Anna
Anna
Great spot for BBQ and wings. Just around the corner from the house.