Best BBQ in Rochester

Check out the top BBQ in Rochester, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
1. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
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23 local reviews
99 Court Street, Rochester
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 585-325-7090
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Ken
One of the most famous BBQ restaurant in Roc. It was used to be a train station. Underneath you can also visit…
Thomas
Awesome BBQ right on the Genesee River. Must try if you come to Rochester but call ahead for reservations on…
Sam
Famous bbq place in center of Rochester. It is situate on the Downtown Bridge and you can view the waterfalls…
1. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
1. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
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23 local reviews
99 Court Street, Rochester
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 585-325-7090
Ken
Ken
One of the most famous BBQ restaurant in Roc. It was used to be a train station. Underneath you can also visit the old subway tunnel which…
Thomas
Thomas
Awesome BBQ right on the Genesee River. Must try if you come to Rochester but call ahead for reservations on the weekend.
Sam
Sam
Famous bbq place in center of Rochester. It is situate on the Downtown Bridge and you can view the waterfalls from here.
2. Sticky Lips Pit BBQ
2. Sticky Lips Pit BBQ
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10 local reviews
625 Culver Road, Rochester
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 585-288-1910
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Daphne
One of the city’s most beloved destinations for delicious yet casual eats, Sticky Lips BBQ serves, as its…
Thomas
Another great BBQ place in the city, another must try and just as good as Dinosaur (some say better) but…
RocHostel
Popular BBQ spot. Vegan and vegetarian options avaialble.
2. Sticky Lips Pit BBQ
2. Sticky Lips Pit BBQ
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10 local reviews
625 Culver Road, Rochester
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 585-288-1910
Daphne
Daphne
One of the city’s most beloved destinations for delicious yet casual eats, Sticky Lips BBQ serves, as its slogan says, ‘smokin’ good…
Thomas
Thomas
Another great BBQ place in the city, another must try and just as good as Dinosaur (some say better) but without the views of the river.
RocHostel
RocHostel
Popular BBQ spot. Vegan and vegetarian options avaialble.
3. John Hardy's BBQ
3. John Hardy's BBQ
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4 local reviews
1940 S Broadway, Rochester
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
(507) 281-1727
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Abe
Locally owned BBQ. It is unbelievably delicious. JoJo potatoes smothered in bbq sauce with pulled pork is the…
Jill
Great BBQ joint. Multiple locations in town. Be sure to try the fried okra.
3. John Hardy's BBQ
3. John Hardy's BBQ
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4 local reviews
1940 S Broadway, Rochester
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
(507) 281-1727
Abe
Abe
Locally owned BBQ. It is unbelievably delicious. JoJo potatoes smothered in bbq sauce with pulled pork is the way to go. Unlimited Texas…
Jill
Jill
Great BBQ joint. Multiple locations in town. Be sure to try the fried okra.
4. 3 Legged Pig BBQ
4. 3 Legged Pig BBQ
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3 local reviews
3415 Rochester Road, Lakeville
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:00 AM
+1 585-346-0001
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Linda
•From baby back ribs, BBQ beans and smashed potatoes, to smoked sausage, sweet potato fries and cornbread, to…
Jenn
From baby back ribs, BBQ beans and smashed potatoes, to smoked sausage, sweet potato fries and cornbread, to…
4. 3 Legged Pig BBQ
4. 3 Legged Pig BBQ
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3 local reviews
3415 Rochester Road, Lakeville
Closed · Opens Tuesday 11:00 AM
+1 585-346-0001
Linda
Linda
•From baby back ribs, BBQ beans and smashed potatoes, to smoked sausage, sweet potato fries and cornbread, to smoked buffalo wings, salt…
Jenn
Jenn
From baby back ribs, BBQ beans and smashed potatoes, to smoked sausage, sweet potato fries and cornbread, to smoked buffalo wings, salt…
5. Sticky Lips BBQ Juke Joint
5. Sticky Lips BBQ Juke Joint
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3 local reviews
830 Jefferson Road, Rochester
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 585-292-5544
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Alan & Kelly
More Rochester BBQ?! YUP! Sticky lips is home to the "Atomic Bomb Challenge" featured on Man vs. Food. Even…
Ama & Bruce
Finger licken good BBQ.
5. Sticky Lips BBQ Juke Joint
5. Sticky Lips BBQ Juke Joint
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3 local reviews
830 Jefferson Road, Rochester
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 585-292-5544
Alan & Kelly
Alan & Kelly
More Rochester BBQ?! YUP! Sticky lips is home to the "Atomic Bomb Challenge" featured on Man vs. Food. Even if you don't want to take on…
Ama & Bruce
Ama & Bruce
Finger licken good BBQ.
6. Bay Side Pub
6. Bay Side Pub
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3 local reviews
279 Lake Rd, Webster
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
(585) 323-1224
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Linda & Ken
Very CASUAL, Classic pub eats such as steaks, BBQ & a fish fry in a waterfront cafe space with live music &…
Nancy & Paul
Very casual resturant on the bay with summer picnic style bbq food. They often have live music in the summer.
6. Bay Side Pub
6. Bay Side Pub
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3 local reviews
279 Lake Rd, Webster
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
(585) 323-1224
Linda & Ken
Linda & Ken
Very CASUAL, Classic pub eats such as steaks, BBQ & a fish fry in a waterfront cafe space with live music & deck.
Nancy & Paul
Nancy & Paul
Very casual resturant on the bay with summer picnic style bbq food. They often have live music in the summer.
7. James Brown's Place
7. James Brown's Place
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12 local reviews
1356 Culver Road, Rochester
Closed · Opens Tuesday 7:00 AM
+1 585-288-4250
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Jenn
AMAZING place to go for brunch. Old-school luncheonette features a big breakfast menu & Friday dinners…
7. James Brown's Place
7. James Brown's Place
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12 local reviews
1356 Culver Road, Rochester
Closed · Opens Tuesday 7:00 AM
+1 585-288-4250
Jenn
Jenn
AMAZING place to go for brunch. Old-school luncheonette features a big breakfast menu & Friday dinners headlined by Southern BBQ.