That Boy Good! - Oceanside Yes, it is, in fact, it is VERY Good! Once you step inside this swampy joint in Downtown Oceanside, you feel as if you have just stepped into the Deep South. It's not just the humid air permeating in the room that gives you this feeling, it's, most importantly, the barbecue served here. If you dig ribs, you can't go wrong pigging out on a rack of BBQ Pork Ribs with a side of collard greens.
Phil's BBQ - Point Loma (San Marcos, Santee) Phil's BBQ is a multiple award winner; you could say they're the Daniel Day-Lewis and Katherine Hepburn rolled-into-one of the Best Barbecue Awards. With multiple locations throughout San Diego County, you can pig out on award-winning BBQ beef, chicken and pork no matter where you are in San Diego; you can even grab BBQ before you fly with Phil's BBQ at the San Diego International Airport.
Coops West Texas Barbeque - Lemon Grove Saddle up your taste buds and head on over to Coops West Texas Barbeque for some of the tastiest, messiest and meatiest portions of smoked barbecue this side of El Paso. Try the Kit-n-Kaboodle Sampler (4 meats and 2 sides) with a friend, and you'll be on your way to hog heaven. Make sure to leave some room in your belly for a slice of sweet potato pie!
Bar-B-Que House - Ocean Beach Deep in the heart of funky Ocean Beach, you can satisfy your taste buds on BBQ that is anything but funky (tasting that is)! It is easy to see why Bar-B-Que House in OB is constantly voted at the top of many readers polls, year after year. Try any of the slow cooked meats and homemade side dishes and you can see why it's more than just the locals favorite. The BBQ Burrito fits in perfectly with the beachy vibe of this classic San Diego beach town.