Listen closely… Is that a guitar riff you hear or is it your stomach growlin’? Either way, we’ve got you covered with more than 100 different BBQ and non-BBQ menu items (dessert and specialty drinks, too!) to keep you full and happy. Check out this year’s Windy City Smokeout menu lineup below and start mapping out your eating strategy now.



Bub City
BBQ Pork Nachos, Pulled Pork Sandwich, Pastrami Brisket

Pappy’s Smokehouse
Baby Back Ribs, Whole Hog, Smoked Baked Beans

Salt Lick BBQ
Smoked Brisket, Baby Back Ribs, Coleslaw

Spare Ribs, Sliced Brisket, Coleslaw

Cherry-Smoked Pulled Pork, Baby Back Ribs, Smoked Baked Beans

BBQ Smoked Chicken, BBQ Portobello Sandwich, Bloody Mary Salad

17th Street BBQ
Smoked Baby Back Ribs, Brisket Nachos, Baked Beans

Peg Leg Porker
Pulled Pork, Smoked Yardbird, Jalapeno Cheese Grits

Fox Bros Bar-B-Q
Smoked Short Rib, Hatch Chile Bologna Sandwich, Frito Pie

Little Miss BBQ
Sliced Brisket, Smoked Salmon, Crispy Spam Potato Salad

Sam Jones BBQ
Chopped Pork Sandwich, Smoked Turkey Sandwich

Martin’s Bar-B-Que
Smoked Whole Hog, Chicken Wings

Lillie’s Q
Baby Back Ribs, BBQ Sundae, Potato Salad

Against the Grain
Spare Ribs, Smoked Turkey Breast, Smoked Gouda Grits

LeRoy & Lewis BBQ
Al Pastor Taco, Smoked Tri-Tip, Sambal Cucumber Salad

Home Team BBQ
Fried Ribs, Charred Skirt Steak Taco, Esquites

Hometown BBQ
Pastrami Pork Belly, Beef Short Ribs

Feges BBQ
Chicken Legs & White Sauce, Beef Belly Burnt Ends, Dirty Rice

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The Budlong Hot Chicken
Nashville Hot Chicken Tenders

Bang Bang Pie & Biscuits
Fruit Crisp, Key Lime Pie

Alexia French Fries Shack
Fries, Garlic Fries, Cheese Fries

Bub City Burgers
Smokeout Burger, Double Barrel Burger

Bub City Whiskey Bar
Summer Lemonade, Whiskey & Coke, Old Fashioned Rocks/Shots

Sir Kensington’s
Ranch Chicken Sandwich, Lobster Roll, Garlic Crab Fries

Three Dots & a Dash
Hurricane, Painkiller

Mac Shack
Mac N Cheese, Chipotle Mac

La Colombe
Flavored Lattes, Cold Brew

Big Gay Ice Cream
Soft serve ice cream including Cherry Kool-Aid and Vanilla-Vodka; “Cherry Swirl Gobbler” with graham cracker crumb; vanilla sundae with dulce de leche and salted cracked chocolate Chicago-style popcorn; Cherry Coke and Vanilla-Cherry Coke Ice Cream Floats + Vanilla Boozy Float with whipped vanilla-vodka dusted with Lucky Charm marshmallows

Margarita, Paloma

Dino’s Tacos
Carnitas Verde, Ground Beef Taco, Guacamole & Chips

Red Velvet, Windy City Smokeout Old Fashioned

Wreckmann’s: Wurst & The Best Beers
Bub City’s Jalapeno-Cheddar Dog, Ream’s Beer Brat, Usinger’s Weiner, “Beyond” Brat, Hot Pretzels with Mustard and Cheese Sauce

Pearl’s Southern Comfort
Ragin’ Cajun Boil, Charbroiled Oysters

Real Good Juice Co
Strawberry Honey Vanilla Sno Cone, Blueberry Honey Ginger Sno Cone, plus a variety of fresh juices

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