Best Barbecue Restaurants in Rockford

Handpicked Top 3 Barbecue Restaurants in Rockford, Illinois. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


3303 North Perryville Road, Rockford, IL 61114

Since 1994

Southside Rib Tips, Burnt Ends, Onion Strings, Sweetwater Catfish Fingers, New Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders, BBQ Nachos, Traditional or Boneless Wings, Chicken Caesar Salad, St. Louis-Style Spareribs, Baby Back Ribs, St. Louis-N-Baby Combo, Georgia Chopped Pork, Texas Beef Brisket, Country-Roasted Chicken & Smoked Jalapeño Cheddar Sausage

Signature dishes include BBQ Pulled Chicken $9.99, Cajun Chicken $10.99, Hickory Chicken $10.99, The Manhandler $10.49, Hand Breaded Fried Chicken $11.49 and New Smoked Turkey $10.99 ● Buy the Hot Link Sausage $10.99, BBQ Pulled Chicken $15.99, CornBread Muffins $10.99, Dave's Sassy BBQ Salad $10.99, Fresh Garden Side Salad $4.99 and Chicken Caesar Salad $7.99 ● Offers 2 Meat Combo $16.99, 3 Meat Combo $19.99, St. Louis Rib-N-Meat $18.49, Baby Back-N-Meat $22.99 & Burnt ‘Q-N-Rib $19.49

Price: Starts from $5.99


Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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845 South Perryville Road, #115, Rockford, IL 61108

Since 1941

Cheese Baker, Tangler Baker, Giant Baker, Pulled Pork, St. Louis Style Pork Ribs, Beef Brisket, Chicken Breast, Polish Kielbasa Sausage, Jalapeno Cheddar Kielbasa, Creamy Coleslaw, Mac and Cheese, Fried Onion Tanglers, Waffle Iron Fries, Original Chicken, Beef and Cheese, the Fancy Pork, the Beef, Barbecue Honey Ham & Home Style Sides

Family Pack includes Feeds 4-6. Choice of two types of meat (1lb each), 3 medium sides, rolls (6 pcs) and BBQ sauce $49.95 ● Kids menu (12 & under) Sandwich Plate $6, Meat Plate $6 includes Kids Side and Kids Drink ● Takes reservation, good for kids, good for groups, delivery & catering services available ● Taste The Fancy Pork Sandwich, Original Westerner, Double Cheese Westerner, Texas Frito's Pie Stack & Chicken Breast Topped with Cheddar

Price: Starts from $2.20


Mon - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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432 West Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL 61102

Since 2010

Rib Dinner, Baked Beans, Greens, Corn Bread, Mac and Cheese, Spaghetti, Polish Baskets, Chicken Sandwiches, Garlic Bun, Chips, Bbq Shoulder Dinner, Fries and Ribs Full Rack, Rib Beef, Chicken Shack, Rib Sandwich, One Pond Shoulder, Polish Sausage, Cole Slaw, Collard Greens & Blacked Eyed Peas

Buy the Shoulder Dinner 1 lb $12.50, 1/2 Chicken Dinner $11.50, Spare Ribs Full Slab $28.50, 1/2 Chicken Shack $9.50, Sho Sandwich $7.70, 1/2 Chicken, Sandwich $5.50, 1/4 Chicken Sandwich $3.50 ● Kids menu Cheeseburger $5.50, Hot Dog $5.50, Rib Dinner $6.75, BBQ Chicken Dinner, Chicken Finger Dinner, Sliced Meat Sandwich, White Cheddar Mac & Cheese $5.50

Price: Starts from $3.50


Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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