Chicago's 12 Hottest BBQ Joints

Chicago's 12 Hottest BBQ Joints

Zagat Chicago |
May 31, 2017

THE BEST HOT LINKS, RIB TIPS AND SMOKED BRISKET IN TOWN

Chicago’s proximity to Memphis, St. Louis and Kansas City make it a melting pot of ‘cue styles. Read on to find the best spots to get your smoked-meat fix.

Bub City
The perfect mix of saucy meat and live country music make this a popular River North spot (there’s another massive outpost in Rosemont too). If you can stomach the crowds sucking down frozen pomegranate margaritas (they really are delicious, so we recommend joining them), there is noteworthy BBQ to be had at this Lettuce Entertain You restaurant and music hall.

Must-order: Berkshire pulled pork

435 N. Clark St.; 312-610-4200

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