It's the passion of the smoke, the wisdom of the coals, and a skilled hand with the sauce: these are the elusive elements necessary to conjure the magic of great barbecue. The key is knowing where to go for the good stuff.
Within this list are all the smoked mains and saucy sides just begging to be devoured with all the chin dripping, finger sucking, tongue burning enthusiasm that comes with great barbecue.
Restaurants are listed in geographical order, north to south.
Most Twin Cities restaurants and breweries have resumed indoor and outdoor service. Additionally, Minnesota, Minneapolis, and St. Paul have ended mandatory mask mandates. Some establishments continue to request guests wear masks when indoors. For updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the Minnesota Department of Health. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More