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The 9 Best BBQ Restaurants Near Cahokia

Updated: December 9, 2021

Cahokia does BBQ well!l These spots offer everything from whole hog trays to vegetarian options like smoked corn. Only Cahokia’s true masters have conquered BBQ so we analyzed millions of reviews from top sources for the list below. Head to these spots for some of the tastiest brisket and burnt ends your taste buds can imagine!

Find the perfect Barbeque spot

Sawmill BBQ

$$, Cahokia$$Cahokia
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

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Bogart's Smokehouse

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Soulard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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  • Riverfront Times, 2019

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Pappy's Smokehouse

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Midtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Jody B's

St. LouisSt. Louis
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Adam's Smokehouse

$$, St. Louis$$St. Louis, Clifton Heights
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

The Stellar Hog

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Bevo Mill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Salt + Smoke

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Sugarfire Smoke House

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

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The Shaved Duck

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Tower Grove East
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the best Barbeque spots in Cahokia can take way too long. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 5278 spots across Cahokia, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 147 lists and articles from the likes of Riverfront Times and Hoodline – applying our boam magic to sift through results. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Riverfront Times - The 25 Best Restaurants in St. Louis Right Now, According to Yelp, Hoodline - The 5 best spots to score soul food in St. Louis and Hoodline - 4 top spots for burgers in St. Louis. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. The ten options above are the best of Cahokia Barbeque.

Drink pairing tips for Barbeque

  • Pair Sauvignon Blanc with pork ribs with a barbecue rub

    The acidic flavors in Sauvignon Blanc makes it a great white wine to pair with pork ribs with a barbecue rub.

  • Enjoy grilled turkey burger with Rosé

    For an elevated experience, pair your grilled turkey burger with Rosé. This combination works particularly well because this pink wine battles the grilled flavours.


  • A next-level pairing for Pinot Noir

    When ordering pork, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Pinot Noir, a popular red wine.

Interesting facts about Barbeque

  • A 2008-record from South Korea

    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?

  • The first ever

    The saucy chicken wing was only thought up in 1950s! We wonder what people ever did without some good saucy chicken wing in their lives...

  • Ready for 501 wings of wings?

    If you think you could break the record set by Molly Schuyler for most wings eaten in 30, then you’re gonna have to do better than 501 wings.

Parking tips

Parking in Cahokia can be a challenge. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Barbeque spot.

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