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Best Barbecue restaurants in Columbus

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A photo of Bristol Republic restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(529)
Price: Moderate
• Barbecue • Columbus
Booked 9 times today
Bristol Republic is a stand-out restaurant celebrated for its exceptional Barbecue cuisine. Located in Columbus, it's a favorite destination for locals and visitors alike. Its tantalizing array of offerings, such as the Nashville Hot Chicken sandwich, ribs, and brisket, have garnered rave reviews, with one customer lauding the BBQ as "absolutely outstanding," and the meat as "fall off the bone tender." Other popular items include their fried pickles, deviled eggs, cornbread, and greens. The restaurant's lively atmosphere, quality service, and great variety of whiskeys further enhance the dining experience. Patrons repeatedly endorse Bristol Republic, concluding that the food is "amazing," the BBQ is "very good," and the experience is simply "fantastic."
A photo of The Barn at Rocky Fork Creek restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(7055)
Price: Expensive
• Barbecue • Gahanna
Booked 90 times today
The Barn at Rocky Fork Creek is renowned for its excellent American cuisine as echoed by numerous reviews. Patrons consistently rave about the superb service, describing servers as 'top shelf' and 'outstanding', as well as the food being 'great', 'fabulous' and 'extraordinary'. From prime rib steaks to gluten-free options, the restaurant caters to a diverse food palate. Particularly appreciated is their attention to dietary restrictions like gluten allergies, making it a friendly destination for those with specific needs. The restaurant also stands out for its incredible ambiance, featuring intimate settings for date nights or larger family tables. With a diverse menu, exceptional service, and welcoming atmosphere, The Barn at Rocky Fork Creek is a testament to fine American dining.
A photo of BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Polaris restaurant
4.1
Excellent(189)
Price: Moderate
• Barbecue • Polaris
Booked 4 times today
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Polaris is a praised destination for good American cuisine. The restaurant's reviews are testament to the consistent quality of the food, the excellence of the service, and the welcoming atmosphere. As one guest observed, "BJ's has great food, excellent service and very friendly staff!". This is echoed by another who confirmed: "Overall it was a good experience being at BJs Polaris." Guests were satisfied with the broad menu "for all tastes with a great selection of draft beers and cider." The restaurant is particularly celebrated for its salads, burgers, and a standout Avocado Egg Roll appetizer, among other dishes. "As always the food and service was amazing," another customer applauded. The atmosphere and the service, often personified by outstanding wait staff, are additional reasons for the high number of positive reviews. This is reflected in another visitor's comment: "The waitress was outstanding with a marvelous personality!" BU's Restaurant & Brewhouse- Polaris is an excellent choice for those seeking to experience quality American cuisine.
A photo of BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Tuttle Crossing restaurant
3.9
Excellent(137)
Price: Moderate
• Barbecue • Dublin
Booked 3 times today
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Tuttle Crossing is a highly revered spot for American cuisine due to its carefully crafted meals and top-notch service. Patrons frequently commend the restaurant for honoring veterans and making meals a memorable event. It has repeatedly exceeded expectations of regulars and newcomers alike with its creative and appealing range of dishes, from juicy Jalapeno Burgers to beloved pizzas. Servers are lauded for their friendly and attentive demeanor, contributing to the overall positive dining experience. With the superb food and commendable service, BJ's has become a favored venue for special occasions and family gatherings while consistently delivering "dependably good food."
A photo of Barrel & Boar- Gahanna restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(733)
Price: Moderate
• Barbecue • Gahanna
Booked 3 times today
Barrel & Boar- Gahanna, located in Columbus, has consistently garnered glowing reviews for its authentic barbecue cuisine. Many customers have praised the outstanding service, relaxed atmosphere, and the high quality of the food. The barbecue options, particularly the brisket, are often highlighted as exceptional. Some patrons speak to the rustic ambiance with an eclectic flair, contributing to a unique dining experience. Others comment that the location is perfect for a post-dinner stroll around the park. Customers have even chosen Barrel & Boar- Gahanna to cater important events, indicative of the restaurant's superior culinary standards and excellent service. Overall, Barrel & Boar- Gahanna receives the highest recommendations for anyone seeking memorable and delicious barbecue food.
A photo of BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Easton Town Center restaurant
3.8
Excellent(147)
Price: Moderate
• Barbecue • Easton
Booked 5 times today
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Easton Town Center is touted for its exemplary service and diverse menu boasting authentic American cuisine. According to multiple customer reviews, this restaurant offers exceptional service, with staff that is both friendly and attentive. The Prime Rib is particularly praised, described as "as good as any prime rib I have eaten at the finest steak restaurants." Patrons also recommend the gluten-free pizza, Clam Chowder Soup, Chicken Parmesan, and the unique Salted Caramel Pizookie. Their quick and accommodating responses to party size changes and the consistently hot and delicious food served have culminated in enthusiastic recommendations for BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse.

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