The Most Delicious Massachusetts Road Trip Takes You To 7 Hole-In-The-Wall BBQ Restaurants

When we think of foods the Bay State is known for, usually, seafood comes to mind. But believe us when we tell you that there are also some phenomenal barbecue joints here, and we have curated a special road trip to some of the best hole-in-the-wall bbq restaurants in Massachusetts that we think you should visit.

This road trip has seven stops over 231 miles and just over five hours of drive time. It’s best to take two or three days to visit all seven locations. Use our interactive map to guide you and feel free to add stops along the way. Now, gas up the car, bring your appetite, and let’s hit the road!

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.


Ready to hit the road on this road trip to some of the best hole-in-the-wall bbq restaurants in Massachusetts? If your favorite bbq joint didn’t make the list, please add it in the comments.

Address: Rusty Can, 6 Fruit St, Byfield, MA 01922, USA
Address: 545 State Hwy Rte 6, Wellfleet, MA 02667, USA
Address: 191 MA-6A, Orleans, MA 02653, USA
Address: 47 Woodside Ave, Winthrop, MA 02152, USA
Address: 289 Winthrop St, Taunton, MA 02780, USA
Address: 367 Court St, Plymouth, MA 02360, USA
Address: 2 Richmond Ave, Worcester, MA 01602, USA