BBQ Restaurants in Norwalk


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BJ Ryan's BANC House (BBQ and Crab) satiates cravings for both fresh coastal catches and savory wood-smoked meats that exude Southern charm. The slow-smoked pulled pork calls to taste buds from the plate where it sits slathered in homemade sauce and dry rub, and savory shrimp and grits blend dry rub and cheddar flavors. The talented chefs pay a special tribute to fresh crab, which can be added to any entree, steaming dishes such as the Banc crab cake, dungeness, Alaskan king, or blue crabs, which come dressed in homemade roasted-garlic sauce, ginger caramel, or inner-harbor spice. Not to be overshadowed by the succulent food, BJ Ryan's dark, varnished wood and black-lacquered furnishings effuse a low-key, yet carefully kept dining environment marked by old photos and broad chalkboards listing the day?s specials.
16 River St.
Norwalk,
CT
US
Enjoy finger-licking barbecue year-round at Wilson's BBQ in Fairfield. The food at Wilson's BBQ is high-calorie, high-flavor, and highly-rated. Take your pick of beer, wine, or other beverages offered on Wilson's BBQ's menu. The whole family can enjoy a meal at Wilson's BBQ with its kid-friendly fare. Make the most of the warm summer months by dining outdoors in Wilson's BBQ's beautiful outdoor seating area. Wear what you like when you dine at Wilson's BBQ — the restaurant has a chill vibe just right for casual dining. Carry-out is also available for those who prefer to enjoy Wilson's BBQ's cooking from the comfort of their own home. You can also have Wilson's BBQ cater your next event. Drivers can park on the street or a nearby lot near Wilson's BBQ. Wilson's BBQ proves that an amazing meal can be both delicious and affordable.
1851 Post Rd
Fairfield,
CT
US
When fresh cuts of St. Louis–cut ribs, pork shoulder, or beef brisket arrive at Bar Q, they go straight to the award-winning pit team. Chips of locally harvested red and white oak send off smoke from the pit below as the team cooks these meats for hours at a time. Once everything is ready, they plate juicy portions of sticky ribs or pulled pork alongside homemade fixings such as braised collared greens and cheesy grits cakes. As Bar Q’s name implies, there’s more to the restaurant than lip-smacking barbecue fare. Bartenders craft Southern-style cocktails and pour 26 draft microbrews to complement the hearty meals. And the menu isn’t Bar Q's only repository of Southern charm. Plank wood lines the two-level interior from floor to ceiling, serving as a rustic backdrop to farmland photos and cowhides. Live DJs spin tunes throughout the week, coating their turntable belts in barbecue sauce to keep them running smoothly until 2 a.m. on weekends.
261 Main Street
Stamford,
CT
US
For well-dressed American cuisine, dine at Match. If you're looking for low-fat food, look elsewhere. If you're looking for great-tasting food, come to Match. Unwind with a glass of wine or cocktail with your meal — Match has a wonderful selection of drinks to accompany your dinner. The perfect place to take the kids, dining out at Match won't cost you a sitter. Enjoy the luxury of eating a delicious meal outside at Match. Match is a fine restaurant for those with large and small parties. Make a reservation to ensure your table is ready when you are. No need to be formal, business casual will pass. Dining out isn't your only option here — pickup is available, too. Feed the gang at your next get-together with catering from Match as well. Drivers will embrace the number of street and lot parking choices close to Match. Match is a prime location for cyclists to park their bikes and enjoy a bite to eat. A night out here can be a bit pricey, so prepare to shell out a bit more. The dinner menu is a crowd pleaser at the restaurant, though breakfast and lunch are also served.
98 Washington St
Norwalk,
CT
US
Sails American Grill takes its name from its harborside location—it's adjacent to the Five Mile River Harbor—which also explains its extensive seafood menu. Here, everything from oysters on the half shell and tuna tartare to wild salmon and Arctic char find their way onto plates and can be paired with starters such as the roasted-beet salad. Patricia Brooks of the New York Times calls that "the most irresistible of several tempting salads," and describes its contents of beets, arugula, mache, goat cheese, and candied pecans as a "medley of delectable contrasts." Diners can attend Sails' Wine Lovers Night to try new bottles, and once they've found a favorite, they can select from the extensive red and white wine lists to complement meals or toast musicians playing each Thursday and Friday.
148 Rowayton Ave
Norwalk,
CT
US
Bluedini BBQ's menu catalogs a whole feast of down-home barbecue fare. Guests can select one, two, or three meats for a signature entree—chicken, beef, and turkey come to mind. They can also opt for beef brisket, spicy sausage, or 12-ounce New York strip steaks and pair them sides such as mac and cheese, fried okra, or collard greens.
54 North Main Street
Norwalk,
CT
US
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