Barbecue is a distinctly American art form, much like jazz music and feigning an understanding of jazz music. Discuss the smoky notes with this Groupon.
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The menu includes slow-cooked meats—including everything from ribs to brisket—as well as sub sandwiches, wings, and brick-oven pizzas.
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- Appetizer—small order of fries smothered with cheese, bacon, and ranch dressing ($3.25)
- Entrees—drumstick and thigh of barbecued chicken ($7.99) and a quarter rack of ribs ($7.99) Total Bill: $19.23 for two people
Uncle Buck's BBQ
There's no hurry at Uncle Buck's BBQ. The chefs slow-cook and smoke meats such as ribs, brisket, and chicken, imbuing each plate with a tenderness that can't be rushed. Even the Old World-style pizzas have to bake inside a traditional brick oven long enough for the cheese to melt over and around the assorted toppings, such as pulled pork, sweet peppers, and garlic. Sub sandwiches and hamburgers, wings tossed in one of four sauces, and hefty steaks round out the menu of neighborhood-style American cuisine.
With its wood-paneled wainscoting and robin's-egg blue walls, the restaurant's dining area embraces the same casual, down-home charm as the menu. Outside, a wooden patio seats diners beneath an aluminum roof that provides better sun protection than a parasol slathered with sunscreen.