People Travel From All Over The World Just To Eat At This Teeny Tiny Arkansas BBQ Joint
Arkansas may not be the first state that comes to mind when thinking of the best barbecue in the country, but anyone from here knows we do have some of the doggone smoked meats and sauces in the world. One of these, Jones Bar-B-Q Diner, in the small delta town of Marianna, may be the most iconic eatery in Arkansas. This teeny tiny BBQ joint wins awards and taste buds. Let’s take a trip to the east side and savor one of the best BBQ sandwiches you’ll ever enjoy.
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Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for three years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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