These 5 Hole In The Wall BBQ Restaurants In New Jersey Will Make Your Tastebuds Go Crazy

Some people still insist that the best barbecue is only found in the south, but Garden State residents know better! The best pitmasters in the United States have traveled all around our fine shores, and many of them have settled down right here in New Jersey. You can find a BBQ joint or ten in just about any major NJ city, but to find the best barbecue in New Jersey, you’ve got to go a little off the beaten path. The best brisket, ribs, smoked sausage, and pulled pork are often found in unlikely roadside shacks and casual storefronts. You might pass them by if you don’t know where to look – but if you do stop, you’ll be rewarded with slow-smoked meat goodness beyond your wildest dreams.

How many of these New Jersey barbecue hidden gems have you visited? Tell us about your visits and your pick for the best barbecue in New Jersey in the comments section. You can follow Big Ed’s BBQ, KB’s BBQ Smokehouse, Fink’s BBQ Smokehouse, Back Bay Barbecue, and Henri’s Hotts on their Facebook pages for all the latest details. For another New Jersey hidden gem, check out this pierogi paradise.

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Address: Big Ed's Barbecue, 305 NJ-34, Matawan, NJ 07747, USA
Address: KB's BBQ Smokehouse, 1077 Stuyvesant Ave., Irvington, NJ 07111, USA
Address: Fink's BBQ Smokehouse, 26 W Madison Ave, Dumont, NJ 07628, USA
Address: Back Bay Barbeque, 135 Longport Somers Point Blvd, Somers Point, NJ 08244, USA
Address: Henri's Hotts Barbeque, 1003 E Black Horse Pike, Hammonton, NJ 08037, USA