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Whether you like your pork picked and saucy, your beef dry-rubbed and fall-off-the-bone kind or maybe either/or torn into a street taco, Orlando has some heavenly options for those who want the smoky-decadent decency of quality barbecue. The reputation of the famous 4Rivers Smokehouse generally leads itself – and for a good reason – its food is as high as it’s lines are long, but with a growing number of places, locals have less way to travel. In Windermere, Yellow Dog Eats prides itself on quality Q – not to notice great beer and live music. Those who are looking for modest, more unique dining venues might check out areas like Winter Park, Colonialtown and College Park, for food lovers that are eclectic, ethnic and decidedly more “local.” Here are best BBQ points in Orlando.
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We’ve been praising the pleasures of the Caro-Bama food truck for a while now we’re excited to announce that they’ve now added a brick-and-mortar place at the North Quarter Market! The couple behind Caro-Bama merged the BBQ pizazz of their own home regions to the joy of diners who don’t care to eat their sandwiches with a fork. And that’s pretty much a need. The basics start with chopped chicken, brisket or pulled pork. From there, it’s up to you to choose which of the toppings and sauces to slather on. Caro-Bama makes it simple, though, giving up a list of confirmed favorites.
Pig Floyd’s Urban Barbakoa
Pig Floyd’s Urban Barbakoa’s spot amid the multicultural range of Mills, and not simply for the hip vibe its confines – especially the lovely open-air part – help breed. With the Caribbean, Asian and Latin culinary influences getting its way into the menu, PF’s provides popular Southern Q to those who have the desire for flavors from far-flung areas. Here you’ll find the wonder of soy, citrus, and curry along with the delicious, smoky profiles you’d expect.
What matches better than barbecue and blues? At Fuel, you’d most likely receive an emphatic “nada,” especially after you’ve had their singed ends, which match nicely with an impromptu harmonica break. And an al fresco place on the frequently hip streets of Sanford makes it very delicious trio. Fuel lies adjacent to the Alley, a longtime blues walk here in what locals often call “the Bokey,” and the companies are owned in tandem. Fuel’s quality Q. Delicious brisket, smoky, St. Louis-style ribs and tender picked chicken are among the items continuing court. Sides add BBQ beans, smoked mac-n-cheese, fried okra, and tasty cornbread.
Ellie Lou’s Brews & BBQ
Ellie Lou’s web site guarantees they’ll “cover you the right way,” and as they’ve grown many a fan out in Ocoee, it seems they’re holding up their end of the deal. With offerings like the Bleu & Pork(cubed pork with EL’s trademark bleu cheese cole slaw), masterpieces including cheddar grits and fried green tomatoes along with delicious dry-rubbed ribs – you prefer your sauce – this is a friendly haven with a room in its heart for beer lovers. Begin your little brew-masters young with a root beer; they’ve arranged it on tap.