What are some particularly good places in the Boston area and elsewhere in New England for barbecue pork ribs and/or beef ribs? [Go here to post a reply.]
(Posted by hiddenboston)
REPLIES (last updated 5/12/14):
Goody Coles in Brentwood, NH, on 125, just south of 101. The smoked turkey is tender and still moist, the brisket has just enough fat, most of the sides are awesome. Not a fan of the macncheese, but do try the cucumber salad, a refreshing break from the richness of the meats. The ribs are perfectly tender, not mushy. Wide range of sauces to try, and they have a liquor license. What's not to love?
Roberta Gigon wrote:
Try Firebox BBQ in Bedford!
Red Bones in Davis Square!
East Side Bar & Grill has incredible ribs! And they are winners, two years in a row, of the "Smoke this rib fest" in East Cambridge.
Definitely Bt's smokehouse
Rachel K wrote:
East Coast Grill!
Gotta go with BT's in Sturbridge. After recently discovering it, I think it might be the best BBQ I've ever eaten. And I mean anywhere.
Floramo's in Chelsea
No question...Larry J's in the seaport best BBQ in the city
jack b wrote:
Soul fire in Allston.
Larry J's in the Seaport
Blue Ribbon has by far the best BBQ in Boston and easy for takeout
blue ribbon in arlington
Fireflys' in Marlboro, the best barbecue food.
The Pit Stop in Mattapan. Forgetaboutit.
Sweet Cheeks in Fenway
Little red smokehouse in carver
Kathy S. central Mass wrote:
For sure you just ain't heard of Steamer-Tenders in Palmer, Ma. My husband and I have traveled to many rib joints and although they don't claim this dish as their specialty...they should! Tender, moist, flavorful, fall of the bone goooooood!!!
Commonwealth BBQ in Wrentham!
Blue Ribbon BBQ in Newton, MA.
Brian B wrote:
Soul Fire in Allston are the best
Rancho Chico in Plainville. weird spot for ribs, but they are very good.
Jean D wrote:
Floramo's in Chelsea
commonwealth BBQ in wrentham
Blue Ribbon. Always awesome.
Ohana in Gloucester has awesome Mongolian Pork Ribs
try 3 dog diner in lawrence
Frederick W. wrote:
#1 Blackstrap BBQ in Winthrop, MA
#2 Black Sheep BBQ in Wyoming, RI
I second Goody Coles. Worth the drive.
Smoken Joes in Brighton is good. Gonna try blue ribbon soon
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