The Most Delicious Ohio Road Trip Takes You To 6 Hole-In-The-Wall Barbecue Restaurants

Ohio is a dark horse when it comes to killer barbecue, boasting a wholly unique BBQ flavor all its own! There’s no barbecue quite like Buckeye State barbecue, and we’ve put together the following road trip to prove it. From Cincinnati to Columbus, Zanesville to Dayton, we’re getting down and dirty at some of the best hole-in-the-wall barbecue restaurants in the state. Grab the wet naps and get ready for the most delicious road trip you’ll ever take, visiting six of the best BBQ restaurants in Ohio.

What’s your pick for the best BBQ in Ohio? If we didn’t visit it on this road trip, nominate it here and tell us why it’s the best!

Address: Eli's BBQ - Riverside, 3313 Riverside Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
Address: 7 Miles Smokehouse, 285 E 7th St, Chillicothe, OH 45601, USA
Address: Bill's Real Pit BBQ, 5945 Frazeysburg Rd, Nashport, OH 43830, USA
Address: Ray Ray's Hog Pit Clintonville, 2619 N High St, Columbus, OH 43202, USA
Address: Fatback's Barbecue, 1334 Linden Ave, Dayton, OH 45410, USA
Address: Combs BBQ Central, 2223 Central Ave, Middletown, OH 45044, USA