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The 8 Best BBQ Restaurants Near Brandon

Updated: October 6, 2021

Why not let Brandon’s pitmasters delight you with BBQ styles from West Texas, Kansas City, or South Carolina? BBQ’s a serious business so we analyzed millions of reviews from top sites to bring you only the best in Brandon. If you are after grilled corn or pork ribs then no one does it better than these BBQ spots.!

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Hawk N Hog

Pizza, BrandonPizzaBrandon
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Chick-N-Bones Cafe & Catering

American, $, BrandonAmerican, $Brandon
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Holy Hog Barbecue

American, BrandonAmericanBrandon
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill

American, $$, BrandonAmerican, $$Brandon
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

My Mamma's Bar-B-Q & Gourmet Sauces

American, RiverviewAmericanRiverview
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.0

Hungry Harry's Famous Bar-B-Que

American, $, SeffnerAmerican, $Seffner
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Smokin' Pig BBQ

American, $$, RiverviewAmerican, $$Riverview
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • U-Nation, 2020

    Top 9 Restaurants in Brandon

    U-Nation, 2020
  • Carlos Eats, 2019

    Dining Guide: Great local restaurants to eat at in Brandon

    Carlos Eats, 2019

Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q

American, $$, RiverviewAmerican, $$Riverview
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Brandon. We analyzed 7862 Brandon restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Brandon restaurant reviews, and 266 lists and articles – looking closely at what Carlos Eats and U-Nation had to say – and applied our boam magic. Yes, we even looked at Carlos Eats - Dining Guide: Great local restaurants to eat at in Brandon and U-Nation - Top 9 Restaurants in Brandon to pull this list together. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • Rosé and grilled turkey burger


    If you enjoy grilled turkey burger, you should drink something acidic to balance out the flavor. Think of sipping some Rosé along with your food. The pink wine really battles the grilled flavours.

  • The perfect complement to bulgogi


    Experts suggest pairing a bulgogi with a glass of Chilean Shiraz, a popular red wine.


Fun facts

  • The most expensive ever

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $300 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, olive wagu beef?

  • The longest chili pepper string

    A little chili pepper string never hurt anybody! The size of the longest chili pepper string might surprise you, coming in at 4,576 feet 9 inches! How big of a kitchen do you need to make that?

  • A match made in heaven: tea & steak

    If you’re gonna be eating steak, then we’d advise washing it down with a nice tea.

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