Pork-u-mentary  Page

This page is dedicated to great BBQ joints throughout the United States. I got the idea of a "Pork-u-mentary" when I was on my way to a gig down south ~ and on an ever lovin' quest for ribs! Always sniffin' for the best BBQ around, I thought I might save you some trouble and tell you what I've found.

List to be updated continuously...

Highway 55 - somewhere in Pork County Illinois

Allman's Bar Bq Pit (great pulled pork)
Tel: (540) 373-9881
2000 Augustine Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Allman's Menu and "Mom"

Robinson's #1 Ribs (great ribs & brown sugar sauce)
Tel: (773) 337-1399 Fax: (312) 337-1403
655 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL

Penny's Bbq House
Tel: (314) 544-1661
4265 Reavis Barracks Rd, St Louis, MO 63125
18 Ounce Pork Steak (biggest piece of pork I've ever seen on a plate!)

Smokin Al's Bar B Que
Tel: (314) 781-8008
1216 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63139

Smokin Al's Grill Master MOOSE MUELLER

S W E E T !
Smoki O's Ribs and BBQ
Tel: (314) 621-8180
1545 N.Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63102

Gate's BBQ (short end rib sandwich - yum!)
Tel: (816) 923- 0900
1325 East Imanuel Cleaver II Blvd., Kansas City, MO
1221 Brooklyn, Kansas City, MO
10440 East 40 Highway, Independence, MO
3201 Main, Kansas City, MO
103RD State Line, Leawood, KS
1026 State Ave, Kansas City, KS

KC Masterpiece Barbecue & Grill (pulled pick'n pork)
Tel: 314-991-5811
611 N Lindbergh Blvd., St Louis, MO

Fatman's Bar-B-Q
9773 Olive, St Louis, MO
Tel: (800) 9-CORKYS (926-7597)
5259 Poplar Ave. Memphis, TN 38119
(check out website for other locations)

Michael B. Smith (Gritz Magazine) & Tony "Smoke" Heatherly of Marshall Tucker Band
At The Famous Eatery ~ BEACON DRIVE-IN~ A Favorite of MTB.
Tel: (864)585-9387
255 John B. White Sr. Boulevard, Spartanburg, S.C.

The line forms outside of SNAPPY LUNCH to get the world famous pork chop sandwich displayed by Snappy himself at Mount Airey's oldest eating establishment. Famous for being mentioned on the Andy Griffith Show.
Tel. (336) 786-4931
125 North Main St., Mount Airey , NC

Aunt Bea's Hickory Smoked BBQ & Dairy Barn
US Highway 52, Mount Airey , NC

 Carolina Bar-B-Q
(vinegar based bbq)
 Tel. 704-873-5585
213 Salisbury Rd., Statesville, NC 28677

Wilbur's BBQ (best fried chicken & hush puppies)
Tel: 919-778-5218
US Highway 70, Goldsboro, NC

Tel: (704) 393-2000
4400 Sunset Rd, Charlotte, NC

Tel: (864) 232-7774
240 Wade Hampton Blvd., Greenville, S.C.

Tel: (843) 556-1354
1602 Savannah Highway, Charleston ,SC

Maurice's Piggy Park (excellent mustard based sauce)
Tel: 803-796-0220
1601 Charleston Highway, Columbia, SC

Sticky Fingers BBQ
Tel: 803-853-7427 Fax 803-853-0132
235 Meeting St., Charleston, SC 29401

Tel: 703-276-7427 Fax: 703-276-7609
1600 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22209


Dinosaur Bar-B-Q
Tel: 315-476-4937 Fax: 315-476-1663
246 W. Willow St., Syracuse, NY 13202

Giffy's Bar-B-Q
1739 Rt. 9 in Clifton Park between Exits 9 and 10 of the
Adirondack Northway I-87 The Northway)
in Clifton Park, NY. We are just 1/4 mile north
of the Rt. 9 & Rt. 146 intersection on the right.
Clifton Park, N.Y. Tel. 518-373-9800
Great Homestyle Chicken Soup!
Sunday Special ~ Chicken & Biscuits

PJ's Saratoga Style BAR-B-Q
Tel: 518-583-RIBS
Rt. 9, South Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Brothers' Ribs
Tel: (708) 949-7427 Fax (708) 949-7465
Townline Square, 1565 S. Lake St., Mundelein, IL 60060

Pork's Last Stand
Tel: (239)455-9400
2560 39th Streets S.W., Golden Gate, Florida

Rib City Grill
Tel: (417) 417-9090
3871 Tamiami Trail E. (Highway 41), Naples, FL 34112
(franchise - but good!)

Hickory Bill's Bar-B-Que Inc
Tel: (413) 663-6665
20 Holden St, North Adams, MA 01247

The Smokehouse (try the mustard potato salad & cowboy beans)
Tel: 480-991-2110
6929 N. Hayden Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85250

Brook's BBQ (Unbelievable Chicken!)
Largest In-Door Charcoal Pit in The East ~ Brooks' Famous For its BBQ Chicken Since 1950
Tel: 607-432-1782
5560 State Highway 7,Oneonta, New York 13820

Great BBQ Beans and mmmm good pulled pork
located in my own town ~ 9W, Coxsackie, NY !

Not every bbq joint makes this page but these are worth a return trip! Let me know where you get your favorite BBQ ~  your pork pick'in pal  getty@mhcable.com