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The 5 Best BBQ Restaurants Near Palo Alto

Updated: April 23, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Palo Alto’s finest restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best restaurants, we assessed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Compare ratings, reviews, prices and hours easily by scrolling down and checking out our top 10 list.

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L & L Hawaiian BBQ

Hawaiian
Palo Alto, Barron Park
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

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Old Port Lobster Shack

Redwood City, Woodside Plaza
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Armadillo Willy's BBQ

American · $21 avg. barbeque
Los Altos
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Alice's Smokehouse

American
Mountain View, Rex Manor
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

L&L Hawaiian Barbeque

Hawaiian
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

Why is this list better than others?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Palo Alto and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. These ten options are sure to delight.

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