Barbecue - Best of 2015

Published Mar 18, 2015

Ribs, pulled pork, burnt ends, or brisket? Whatever your choice, you surely have a favorite BBQ spot.

2015 Winner

1. Back Forty Texas BBQ Roadhouse & Saloon

Voters Love

"Back Forty is a staple in my restaurant rotation. They have hands down the best BBQ in the Bay Area and their new..." via Abe F.

Find It
100 Coggins Drive Pleasant Hill CA 94523
  • Back Forty Texas BBQ Roadhouse & Saloon, Cheap Eats, Food, Barbecue, New American, Traditional American, Steakhouse, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, Burger, Bar Bites, Wings, 100 Coggins Drive World Map Pleasant Hill CA 94523
    Nominee for: Barbecue, Bar Bites
    100 Coggins Drive, World Map Pleasant Hill, CA
  • The Pub at Ghirardelli Square, Food, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Burger, Waterfront Dining, Sports Bar, Bar Bites, 851 Beach Street Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    851 Beach Street, Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco, CA
  • Memphis Minnie's BBQ Joint, Cheap Eats, Food, Barbecue, Burger, Wings, 576 Haight Street Lower Haight San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Barbecue, Wings, Burger
    576 Haight Street, Lower Haight San Francisco, CA
  • Bitters Bock & Rye, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 1117 Polk Street Nob Hill San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1117 Polk Street, Nob Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Gorilla Barbeque, Cheap Eats, Food, Barbecue, 2145 Pacific Coast Highway Pacifica CA 94044
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    2145 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacifica, CA
  • Nominee for: Barbecue
    2300 1st Street, Livermore, CA
  • Everett & Jones, Cheap Eats, Food, Barbecue, 126 Broadway Jack London Square Oakland CA 94617
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    126 Broadway, Jack London Square Oakland, CA
  • Buster's Barbecue & Bakery, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 1207 Foothill Blvd Calistoga CA 94515
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1207 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, CA
  • Henry's Hi-Life, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 301 W St John St Santa Clara County San Jose CA 95110
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    301 W St John St, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    765 Old County Rd, San Carlos, CA
  • Lombardi's Barbecue, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 3413 Petaluma Blvd N Petaluma CA 94952
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    3413 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    10100 South De Anza Boulevard, Santa Clara County Cupertino, CA
  • Souley Vegan, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Vegetarian, 301 Broadway Jack London Square Oakland CA 94607
    Nominee for: Barbecue, Vegetarian
    301 Broadway, Jack London Square Oakland, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1290 Coleman Avenue, Santa Clara County Santa Clara, CA
  • Chef Edwards Bar-B-Que, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 1915 San Pablo Ave Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1915 San Pablo Ave, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Kinders Food Truck, Food, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 2239 Morello Avenue Pleasant Hill CA 94523
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    2239 Morello Avenue, Pleasant Hill, CA
  • Looney's Smokehouse, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 2190 Bancroft Way Berkeley CA 94704
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    2190 Bancroft Way, Downtown Berkeley Berkeley, CA
  • Nominee for: Barbecue
    2365 Tripaldi Way, Hayward, CA
  • Brick Pig's House, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 5973 Shattuck Ave Oakland CA 94609
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    5973 Shattuck Ave, Rockridge Oakland, CA
  • Brother-in-Law's Bar-B-Que, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 705 Divisadero St San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    705 Divisadero St, Western Addition/NoPa San Francisco, CA
  • Big Nate's Barbeque, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 1665 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1665 Folsom St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Baby Blues BBQ, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 3149 Mission St San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    3149 Mission St, Bernal Heights San Francisco, CA
  • Uncle Frank's BBQ, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 2135 Old Middlefield Way Mountain View CA 94043
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    2135 Old Middlefield Way, Santa Clara County Mountain View, CA
  • The Original Hickory Pit, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 1495 S Main St Walnut Creek CA 94596
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1495 S Main St, Walnut Creek, CA
  • Wexler's, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 568 Sacramento St. San Francisco CA 94111
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    568 Sacramento St., Financial District San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 35,022
    Total Votes
  • 23,872
  • 169

The 2015 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 35,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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