Barbecue - Best of 2013

Published Aug 28, 2013

Ribs, pulled pork, burnt ends, or brisket? Whatever your choice, you surely have a favorite BBQ spot.

Winner
2013 Winner

1. Phil's BBQ

Voters Love

"Phil's BBQ is the best BBQ I've tasted anywhere in the US - not just San Diego. I've lived in Kansas City, Chicago..." via Sdbucki

Find It
Multiple Locations
  • Phil's BBQ, Cheap Eats, Weddings, Barbecue, Burger, Breakfast, Diner, Caterer, 3750 Sports Arena Blvd San Diego CA 92110
    Nominee for: Barbecue, Caterer, Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • Bar-B-Que House, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Diner, Hot Dog, Sandwich Shop, 5025 Newport Ave. Ocean Beach San Diego CA 92107
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    5025 Newport Ave., Ocean Beach San Diego, CA
  • Jimmy's Brick Pit BBQ, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 12398 1st American Way Poway Poway CA 92064
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    14034 Poway RD, Poway Poway, CA
  • Surf Brothers Teriyaki, Cheap Eats, Healthy Lunch, Barbecue, 274 North El Camino Real #A Encinitas Encinitas CA 92024
    Nominee for: Healthy Lunch, Barbecue
    Multiple locations
  • Coops West Texas Barbeque, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 2625 Lemon Grove Ave Lemon Grove CA 91945
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA
  • Brett's BBQ, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Burger, Diner, 1505 Encinitas Blvd Encinitas Encinitas  CA 92024
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Barbecue
    303 Vista Village Dr, Vista Vista, CA
  • Brazen BBQ, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 441 W Washington St Hillcrest San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    441 W Washington St, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Lil' Piggy's Bar-B-Q, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 1201 1st St Coronado CA 92118
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1201 1st St, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • Bull's Smokin' BBQ, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 1127 W Morena Blvd San Diego CA 92110
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1127 W Morena Blvd, Linda Vista San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    121 North Pico Avenue, Fallbrook, CA
  • Nominee for: Barbecue
    Multiple locations
  • Kansa City BBQ, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 610 W Market St East Village San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    1356 W Valley Pkwy, Escondido, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    888 Prospect St, La Jolla, CA
  • West Coast Barbecue, Cheap Eats Restaurants Weddings, Barbecue Caterer, 6126 Lake Murray Blvd La Mesa CA 91942
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    6126 Lake Murray Blvd, La Mesa La Mesa, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    27961 County Highway S6, Valley Center, CA
  • Locations
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    Multiple locations
  • Abbey's Real Texas BBQ, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Sandwich Shop, 6904 Miramar Rd San Diego CA 92121
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    6904 Miramar Rd, San Diego, CA
  • El Rancho Grande Bar & Grill, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 29804 Oak Dr Campo CA 91906
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    29804 Oak Dr, Campo, CA
  • Super Q Food Truck, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Food Truck, 12735 Poway Road Poway Poway CA 92064
    Nominee for: Food Truck, Barbecue
    12735 Poway Road, Poway Poway, CA
  • Lightnin' Jack's BBQ, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Barbecue, 4705 Clairemont Dr San Diego CA 92117
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    4705 Clairemont Dr, Clairemont San Diego, CA
  • Croom's Catering & BBQ, Cheap Eats Restaurants Weddings, Barbecue Cakes Caterer, 573 H St Chula Vista CA 91910
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    573 H St, Chula Vista, CA
  • Felix's BBQ With Soul, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, 3613 Ocean Ranch Blvd Oceanside Oceanside CA 92056
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    3613 Ocean Ranch Blvd, Oceanside Oceanside, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Barbecue
    5056 Oceanside Blvd, Vista Oceanside, CA
Contest Overview
  • 98,767
    Total Votes
  • 42,259
    Voters
  • 158
    Winners

The 2013 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 98,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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