From swanky establishments to casual neighborhood joints, Chicago has plenty of options for dining out. The next time that barbecue craving hits, be sure to put one (or all) of these top-rated BBQ restaurants on your list.
Smoque BBQ | Casual & BYOB
This popular BBQ hotspot serves up some of the best meats in Chi-town. With menu items like ribs, brisket, pulled pork, and more, your barbecue-lovin’ heart will be in heaven. It’s a pretty casual location as well with community tables in a no-frills space, so you can focus on what’s important.
3800 N Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL 60641
Chicago q | Upscale & Full Bar
If you want to plan a date night or romantic evening but still want some BBQ, then Chicago q is the perfect restaurant to check out. They feature house-smoked Southern BBQ at its finest. They also have a full bar with a variety of Bourbon flights that make the perfect addition to your meal.
1160 N Dearborn St. Chicago, IL 60610