Famous Dave's

Southern-style barbecue dishes, including Texas beef brisket, Georgia chopped pork, and, of course, ribs. Multiple locations.

Brickyard BBQ

Barbecue plus sweet corn, fries, beans, potato salad, and slaw.

Big Hoss Bar-B-Q Steakhouse

This is upscale barbecue (read: no Styrofoam or plastic forks), but it's still the perfect spot to roll up your sleeves, order more meat than you should, and get your grub on.

Jim 'n Nick's (Aurora)

Authentic down-home cooking served with legendary Southern hospitality. Don't miss the Angus beef brisket.

Sideways Sports Lounge

Beer and genuine pit BBQ: ribs, chicken, and sandwiches, plus chili, gumbo, and more. Sells meat by the pound, with two delectable sauces.

Big Papa's BBQ (Southeast Metro)

Serving traditionally smoked, dry-rubbed meats. Pick from four regional sauces to accompany the meats as well as nine made-from-scratch sides.

Brothers BBQ

Two English brothers serve up tasty barbecue. Multiple locations.