Best BBQ in Portland

Check out the top BBQ in Portland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Podnah's BBQ
1. Podnah's BBQ
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118 local reviews
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-281-3700
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Cedric
This is the best BBQ place that I've been to. And I've been to Texas. The Frito Pie is incredibly good,…
Spencer And Erika
If you like BBQ go here! Their ribs are amazing and on Friday they have fried catfish and I have to keep…
Nick
This BBQ place is amazing! So many great options. I go for the Brisket plate with collards and mac and cheese…
1. Podnah's BBQ
1. Podnah's BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
118 local reviews
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-281-3700
Cedric
Cedric
This is the best BBQ place that I've been to. And I've been to Texas. The Frito Pie is incredibly good, despite what it looks like. On…
Spencer And Erika
Spencer And Erika
If you like BBQ go here! Their ribs are amazing and on Friday they have fried catfish and I have to keep myself from going every Friday!…
Nick
Nick
This BBQ place is amazing! So many great options. I go for the Brisket plate with collards and mac and cheese. My wife goes for the pulled…
2. Podnah's BBQ
2. Podnah's BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
66 local reviews
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-281-3700
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Derek
Best BBQ in Portland and a great underrated brunch. Texas-style brisket along with other BBQ classics, and…
Kelly
Literally the best BBQ I've ever eaten! Some options are gluten free. Family friendly, within walking…
Maggie
Such good BBQ! This place is great. They are lovely, family-style BBQ with great sides. They also do a…
2. Podnah's BBQ
2. Podnah's BBQ
host-0host-1host-2
66 local reviews
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-281-3700
Derek
Derek
Best BBQ in Portland and a great underrated brunch. Texas-style brisket along with other BBQ classics, and the brunch is like something…
Kelly
Kelly
Literally the best BBQ I've ever eaten! Some options are gluten free. Family friendly, within walking distance, and won't break the bank.
Maggie
Maggie
Such good BBQ! This place is great. They are lovely, family-style BBQ with great sides. They also do a surprisingly fantastic brunch!
3. The People's Pig
3. The People's Pig
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43 local reviews
3217 N Williams Ave, Portland
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 503-282-2800
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Christopher
Excellent bbq in a low-key, punk rock joint rough around the edges but if you're into that sort of thing…
Ixel And Lori
If you like BBQ you've got to check this place our. It is really small place with a small menu that is…
Jacob
BBQ? This little hole in the wall serves the most awesome BBQ ever for a great price! Big portions-try the…
3. The People's Pig
3. The People's Pig
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43 local reviews
3217 N Williams Ave, Portland
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 503-282-2800
Christopher
Christopher
Excellent bbq in a low-key, punk rock joint rough around the edges but if you're into that sort of thing you'll love it. The platters are…
Ixel And Lori
Ixel And Lori
If you like BBQ you've got to check this place our. It is really small place with a small menu that is awesome. One of our favorites is…
Jacob
Jacob
BBQ? This little hole in the wall serves the most awesome BBQ ever for a great price! Big portions-try the giant tasting platter
4. Russell Street Bar-B-Que
4. Russell Street Bar-B-Que
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34 local reviews
325 NE Russell St, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-528-8224
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Heidi
If you are just craving BBQ, then this will do. It's good :) There is a brand-new BBQ place that is closer,…
Ben
Really good souther style BBQ. If you're hungry try the Meatapalooza. Rotating taps with local beers, too!
Charlena
Great bbq in a nice restaurant environment, good for a friends' night out or a date night.
4. Russell Street Bar-B-Que
4. Russell Street Bar-B-Que
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34 local reviews
325 NE Russell St, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-528-8224
Heidi
Heidi
If you are just craving BBQ, then this will do. It's good :) There is a brand-new BBQ place that is closer, down Williams St. called The…
Ben
Ben
Really good souther style BBQ. If you're hungry try the Meatapalooza. Rotating taps with local beers, too!
Charlena
Charlena
Great bbq in a nice restaurant environment, good for a friends' night out or a date night.
5. Matt's BBQ
5. Matt's BBQ
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15 local reviews
4709 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
(516) 314-4739
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Adam
BBQ Food Cart -- my favorite food spot in the whole city. Get there early (the sell out of the good stuff --…
Gregory
Must try for BBQ lovers - get there as close to opening as you can. This truck is beloved and they tend to…
Sophia
Best BBQ in Portland and within walking distance. Grab it to-go and have a beer with your food at neighboring…
5. Matt's BBQ
5. Matt's BBQ
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15 local reviews
4709 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
(516) 314-4739
Adam
Adam
BBQ Food Cart -- my favorite food spot in the whole city. Get there early (the sell out of the good stuff -- brisket and their house made…
Gregory
Gregory
Must try for BBQ lovers - get there as close to opening as you can. This truck is beloved and they tend to sell out of things
Sophia
Sophia
Best BBQ in Portland and within walking distance. Grab it to-go and have a beer with your food at neighboring Prost.
6. La Taq
6. La Taq
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51 local reviews
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 971-888-5687
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Spencer And Erika
La Taq is probably the best Southwest food we have had. They have a small menu but everything is amazing! They…
Eric
The sister to Podnah's bbq that offers texas-style mexican food. And they do it well. Good spot for great…
Jaclyn Jean
A lively atmosphere for sharing some gooey fundido and puffed-shell tacos with cocktails. All the meats are…
6. La Taq
6. La Taq
host-0host-1host-2
51 local reviews
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 971-888-5687
Spencer And Erika
Spencer And Erika
La Taq is probably the best Southwest food we have had. They have a small menu but everything is amazing! They are owned by the next door…
Eric
Eric
The sister to Podnah's bbq that offers texas-style mexican food. And they do it well. Good spot for great margaritas. Small place, so…
Jaclyn Jean
Jaclyn Jean
A lively atmosphere for sharing some gooey fundido and puffed-shell tacos with cocktails. All the meats are prepared next door at their BBQ…
7. Carts on Foster
7. Carts on Foster
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35 local reviews
5205 SE Foster Rd, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-853-3541
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Kivett
A food cart pod with a crazy good selection and iconic Portland vibes. Mexican, classic brunch, burgers,…
Dana
Our local pod has some great carts (fish and chips, arepas, bbq, and tons more), and a bar with cozy indoor…
Deborah
Great variety of delicious food and drinks for a low price. Amazing BBQ! There are also food carts on SE…
7. Carts on Foster
7. Carts on Foster
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35 local reviews
5205 SE Foster Rd, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-853-3541
Kivett
Kivett
A food cart pod with a crazy good selection and iconic Portland vibes. Mexican, classic brunch, burgers, yakisoba, chicken, fish, pizza,…
Dana
Dana
Our local pod has some great carts (fish and chips, arepas, bbq, and tons more), and a bar with cozy indoor seating, and a covered patio…
Deborah
Deborah
Great variety of delicious food and drinks for a low price. Amazing BBQ! There are also food carts on SE Division at 28th, SE Belmont at…
8. Reverend's BBQ
8. Reverend's BBQ
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17 local reviews
7712 SE 13th Ave, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-327-8755
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Jeanie & Taylor
Delicious BBQ! The meats are smoked to perfection and have the right amount of char and fall of the bone…
Victoria
If you're looking for BBQ, this is a nice stroll from the Homestead for finger licking good food!
Chris
Good BBQ, try the fried chicken!!
8. Reverend's BBQ
8. Reverend's BBQ
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17 local reviews
7712 SE 13th Ave, Portland
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 503-327-8755
Jeanie & Taylor
Jeanie & Taylor
Delicious BBQ! The meats are smoked to perfection and have the right amount of char and fall of the bone quality! Choose from 4 different…
Victoria
Victoria
If you're looking for BBQ, this is a nice stroll from the Homestead for finger licking good food!
Chris
Chris
Good BBQ, try the fried chicken!!
9. Smokehouse Tavern
9. Smokehouse Tavern
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10 local reviews
1401 SE Morrison St, Portland
+1 971-279-4850
BarMeal takeawayRestaurant
Jessica
Traditional smoked meats & sides star at this chill BBQ joint, also offering cocktails & local beer.
Jessie
The best BBQ in town, without the wait. Try their fried pies for dessert too!
Lydia
Delicious pacific northwest style BBQ with bottomless mimosas at brunch.
9. Smokehouse Tavern
9. Smokehouse Tavern
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10 local reviews
1401 SE Morrison St, Portland
+1 971-279-4850
Jessica
Jessica
Traditional smoked meats & sides star at this chill BBQ joint, also offering cocktails & local beer.
Jessie
Jessie
The best BBQ in town, without the wait. Try their fried pies for dessert too!
Lydia
Lydia
Delicious pacific northwest style BBQ with bottomless mimosas at brunch.
10. Smokehouse 21
10. Smokehouse 21
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9 local reviews
413 Northwest 21st Avenue, Portland
+1 971-373-8990
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Nyah
Great BBQ with a gourmet flair, especially good if you are walking a lot.
Ashley
Delicious BBQ. Make sure you try the deviled eggs!
Alex
If you love meat and BBQ, this is the place to go!
10. Smokehouse 21
10. Smokehouse 21
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9 local reviews
413 Northwest 21st Avenue, Portland
+1 971-373-8990
Nyah
Nyah
Great BBQ with a gourmet flair, especially good if you are walking a lot.
Ashley
Ashley
Delicious BBQ. Make sure you try the deviled eggs!
Alex
Alex
If you love meat and BBQ, this is the place to go!
11. Bye and Bye
11. Bye and Bye
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174 local reviews
1011 NE Alberta St, Portland
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 503-281-0537
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Anthony
This is a Portland vegan institution. Portland's first "vegan bar" - the menu is mildly Southern influenced,…
Zachary
Supposed Vegan paradise, but I think Blossoming Lotus and Prasad are way better. Well known for their brussels…
Mary
The Bye and Bye is a bar with vegan southern food. Good for a drink with friends, or a casual dinner or lunch…
11. Bye and Bye
11. Bye and Bye
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174 local reviews
1011 NE Alberta St, Portland
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 503-281-0537
Anthony
Anthony
This is a Portland vegan institution. Portland's first "vegan bar" - the menu is mildly Southern influenced, with collards, black-eyed peas,…
Zachary
Zachary
Supposed Vegan paradise, but I think Blossoming Lotus and Prasad are way better. Well known for their brussels sprouts and BBQ tofu bowls…
Mary
Mary
The Bye and Bye is a bar with vegan southern food. Good for a drink with friends, or a casual dinner or lunch. Their brussels sprouts and…
12. Landmark Saloon
12. Landmark Saloon
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67 local reviews
4847 SE Division St, Portland
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 503-894-8132
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
TaMAra
This is a great spot to listen to live music, enjoy a very casual outdoor patio and play corn hole! No food…
Jewel
Awesome patio & bluegrass or country most evenings. Best BBQ food cart in the back.
Ben
I love the vodka, ice tea cocktail. Fire pit, bbq and western music. Super fun
12. Landmark Saloon
12. Landmark Saloon
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67 local reviews
4847 SE Division St, Portland
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 503-894-8132
TaMAra
TaMAra
This is a great spot to listen to live music, enjoy a very casual outdoor patio and play corn hole! No food is served but Leroy's BBQ food…
Jewel
Jewel
Awesome patio & bluegrass or country most evenings. Best BBQ food cart in the back.
Ben
Ben
I love the vodka, ice tea cocktail. Fire pit, bbq and western music. Super fun