Here Are 8 BBQ Joints in Cleveland That Will Leave Your Mouth Watering Uncontrollably

Is there any food quite as delicious as good barbecue? Ribs, chicken, sausage, brisket… The whole gamut of smoked meat classics makes for a delicious spread. And as tasty as it is, a real barbecue experience involves a lot more heart (and napkins) than your average meal. While Cleveland is a little far from the tar-roofed rib shacks of the South, we have plenty of flavor from our very own pitmasters, as evidenced by these eight great barbecue joints:

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