Best Local Barbecue
Go whole hog for the best local barbecue at these seven BBQ joints around Eugene - Springfield. From paper plates and picnic tables to comfortable southern-style craft breweries, enjoy delicious eat-with-your-fingers comfort food. Here it's okay to make a mess.
Bill & Tim's BBQ & Tap House
Bill & Tim's downtown Eugene barbecue joint is popular spot thanks to their smoked meats. Try their pulled pork sandwich with a cucumber mint side salad and a frosty pint.
Rackhouse is a hopping food truck that serves hungry beer drinkers at Oakshire Brewing in the Whiteaker neighborhood. The Baby Back Ribs and Piggyback Mac are favorites. Rackhouse also has a delectable pulled jackfruit option for the vegan BBQ lover.
Elk Horn Brewery
Hole in the Wall
Cascade BBQ - Tri-Tip Mafia
Cascade BBQ - Tri-Tip Mafia is known for their signature "soak & smoke" style in which wood is first soaked in beer before being used to smoke BBQ. The smoked cheesesteak sandwich is an unforgettable experience that pairs well with a drink from nearby PublicHouse pub or the Whiskey Lab in this old church converted into a popular food hall.
Rattlesnake BBQ at the Dexter Lake Club
Time for a road trip! Enjoy Texas-style BBQ in a historic setting at Rattlesnake BBQ. Dexter Lake Club was made famous by the film "Animal House" in 1978. Located just 25 minutes from downtown Eugene.
Big Stuff Barbecue
Located on Main Street in historic Cottage Grove, Big Stuff Barbecue offers oak smoked meats in a comfortable space. From Eugene, it is only a 25 minute drive on I-5 to some great beef brisket.