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The 3 Best BBQ Restaurants Near Hayward

Updated: October 10, 2022

Send your taste buds on a trip with BBQ styles from St. Louis to Texas at these Hayward BBQ spots. Only Hayward’s true masters have conquered BBQ so we analyzed millions of reviews from top sources for the list below. 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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Emil Villa's California Barbecue

$$, Hayward$$Hayward, Mission-Foothill
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Barbecue Restaurants in Hayward

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Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

American, $$, HaywardAmerican, $$Hayward, Southgate
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Barbecue Restaurants in Hayward

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$$, San Leandro$$San Leandro, Washington Manor
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 Hayward restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Three Best Rated and CBS. For example, we considered Three Best Rated - Best Barbecue Restaurants in Hayward and CBS - Top Barbecue Spots In The East Bay To Try Out as we sourced this ultimate list. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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