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The 7 Best BBQ Restaurants Near Alameda

Updated: October 6, 2021

Send your taste buds on a trip with BBQ styles from St. Louis to Texas at these Alameda BBQ spots. BBQ’s a serious business so we analyzed millions of reviews from top sites to bring you only the best in Alameda. Visit any of the shops on this list for spectacular pulled pork, baby back ribs, and a side of collard greens.

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Honolulu BBQ

Hawaiian, AlamedaHawaiianAlameda, Marina Village
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Horn Barbecue

OaklandOakland, Clawson
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation

    San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings

    Infatuation

Vegan Mob

American, $$, OaklandAmerican, $$Oakland, Lakeshore
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation

    San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings

    Infatuation
  • Eater

    The Hottest Restaurants in the East Bay Right Now

    Eater

Ruby Q Smoke Fusion

OaklandOakland, Fruitvale Station
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

iLava Hawaiian Barbecue

Hawaiian, $, OaklandHawaiian, $Oakland, Fremont
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Smokin Woods BBQ

American, $$, OaklandAmerican, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Champion Smokehouse

American, $$, OaklandAmerican, $$Oakland, Brookfield Village
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Alameda. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28808 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from Eater and Infatuation and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Eater - The Hottest Restaurants in the East Bay Right Now and Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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