Best BBQ in Portland

Check out the top BBQ in Portland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill
1. Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill
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45 local reviews
448 Cottage Road, South Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 207-619-1948
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jim & Casha
My Favorite. Fantastic spot, fun bar, awesome BBQ, price performer, fast service and just down the street…
Katie & Dylan
This is a fun spot! Delicious BBQ, cool bar and casual environment. Elsmere has a wide range of items on their…
Ron And Heidi
The best BBQ in the Portland area and only 1 mile away. Draft beers, wines and cocktails available.My…
1. Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill
1. Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
448 Cottage Road, South Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 207-619-1948
Jim & Casha
Jim & Casha
My Favorite. Fantastic spot, fun bar, awesome BBQ, price performer, fast service and just down the street. There is an ample selection of…
Katie & Dylan
Katie & Dylan
This is a fun spot! Delicious BBQ, cool bar and casual environment. Elsmere has a wide range of items on their menu making it a good spot…
Ron And Heidi
Ron And Heidi
The best BBQ in the Portland area and only 1 mile away. Draft beers, wines and cocktails available.My favorites are pulled pork and brisket…
2. Salvage BBQ
2. Salvage BBQ
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31 local reviews
919 Congress St, Portland
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 207-553-2100
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Justin
Fantastic BBQ. Order at the counter and they will bring it over to you on a tray. Order a beer while you wait,…
Emma
Homey, great BBQ, music and beer selection. I love their cornbread, and collards, and ribs, and brisket, oh…
Nova
Incredible BBQ. If you like BBQ, this is one of the best in the Northeast. Can rival southern BBQ any day…
2. Salvage BBQ
2. Salvage BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
919 Congress St, Portland
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 207-553-2100
Justin
Justin
Fantastic BBQ. Order at the counter and they will bring it over to you on a tray. Order a beer while you wait, they have a great diverse tap…
Emma
Emma
Homey, great BBQ, music and beer selection. I love their cornbread, and collards, and ribs, and brisket, oh heck, just about everything…
Nova
Nova
Incredible BBQ. If you like BBQ, this is one of the best in the Northeast. Can rival southern BBQ any day. It's a MUST try. Great bar as…
3. Terlingua
3. Terlingua
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20 local reviews
52 Washington Avenue, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 207-808-8502
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Kim
Fabulous southwestern and Mexican inspired barbeque. Don't feel like BBQ? The salads, chili and burger are…
Amber & Anthony
Yet another little restaurant to open up just 2 blocks away. At Terlingua you can enjoy a great Latin-American…
Jeff & Diane
I ate here the other night & it was so good, I had to return for breakfast. Tasty Tex-Mex, Southwestern, Latin…
3. Terlingua
3. Terlingua
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
52 Washington Avenue, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 207-808-8502
Kim
Kim
Fabulous southwestern and Mexican inspired barbeque. Don't feel like BBQ? The salads, chili and burger are also to die for. They also offer…
Amber & Anthony
Amber & Anthony
Yet another little restaurant to open up just 2 blocks away. At Terlingua you can enjoy a great Latin-American Style BBQ. Fresh meats smoked…
Jeff & Diane
Jeff & Diane
I ate here the other night & it was so good, I had to return for breakfast. Tasty Tex-Mex, Southwestern, Latin American & BBQ. All…
4. Buck's Naked BBQ
4. Buck's Naked BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
568 U.S. 1, Freeport
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 207-865-0600
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Randy
Low-key BBQ joint just up the road in Freeport. Buck's is also great if you have large groups, or kids in tow…
Rachel
Awesome BBQ restaurant. Fun atmosphere. Large children's play area
Angie
Delicious BBQ, cocktails, and only 5 minutes from Hemlock Creek!
4. Buck's Naked BBQ
4. Buck's Naked BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
568 U.S. 1, Freeport
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 207-865-0600
Randy
Randy
Low-key BBQ joint just up the road in Freeport. Buck's is also great if you have large groups, or kids in tow. Live music on weekend…
Rachel
Rachel
Awesome BBQ restaurant. Fun atmosphere. Large children's play area
Angie
Angie
Delicious BBQ, cocktails, and only 5 minutes from Hemlock Creek!
5. Beale Street Barbeque
5. Beale Street Barbeque
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8 local reviews
215 Water St, Bath
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 207-442-9514
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Tiffany
If you're in Reny's back parking lot and smell something amazing, it's probably Beale Street BBQ. Originating…
Aura
The bbq spot in Bath. Great atmosphere and a good place to for kids. Takeout is only available if there is no…
John
Great BBQ, pulled pork, ribs and brews!
5. Beale Street Barbeque
5. Beale Street Barbeque
host-0host-1host-2
8 local reviews
215 Water St, Bath
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 207-442-9514
Tiffany
Tiffany
If you're in Reny's back parking lot and smell something amazing, it's probably Beale Street BBQ. Originating in Tennessee, they have been…
Aura
Aura
The bbq spot in Bath. Great atmosphere and a good place to for kids. Takeout is only available if there is no wait for seating at the…
John
John
Great BBQ, pulled pork, ribs and brews!
6. Fort Williams Park
6. Fort Williams Park
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83 local reviews
1000 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth
+1 207-799-9574
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Heidi
Portland Head Light is here. Beautiful park with a beach, historical sites, museum, gift shop, playing fields,…
Amy
Famous Lighthouse, trails, Beach with outdoor grills. Can bring dog. Some parts dog can be on leash other…
6. Fort Williams Park
6. Fort Williams Park
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83 local reviews
1000 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth
+1 207-799-9574
Heidi
Heidi
Portland Head Light is here. Beautiful park with a beach, historical sites, museum, gift shop, playing fields, bbq pits, food trucks,…
Amy
Amy
Famous Lighthouse, trails, Beach with outdoor grills. Can bring dog. Some parts dog can be on leash other parts off leash. Nice BBQ spot.