There’s Nothing Quite Like Enjoying Southern-Style BBQ At This Tavern In Greater Cleveland

Here in Northeast Ohio, Midwestern comfort food is the norm. Ethnic eats pair perfectly with treats like pasta or mac and cheese, but every so often, we crave a bit of a changeup. There are plenty of places to enjoy barbecue in Cleveland, but only so many prepare their meats by smoking them for hours. If you’re craving smoked meats with a Southern flair for the dramatic, look no further than these local taverns.

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Oak & Embers Tavern is a dream come true for barbecue lovers. What’s your favorite dish on their menu?

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