Your craving for barbecue in Tampa never really goes away. The South has several different delectables and barbecue ranks at the top for delicious fare. From ribs to pork sandwiches, pulled chicken to roast beef, bbq in Tampa is one of the best meals any time of the day. These top bbq restaurants in Tampa showcase some of the best meats around and are available to-go.

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Check out these barbecue restaurants in Tampa with takeout for your convenience so you can still enjoy one of your favorite meals. For more dining in Tampa and carryout in Tampa, 813Area is your go-to guide for all the best places to eat in Tampa.

Holy Hog Barbecue | Downtown

4.8  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (3)
302 E Kennedy Blvd , Tampa FL, 33602
At the "HOG”, great barbecue is what we do. Our goal is to create a family friendly restaurant that serves the very best southern B-B-Q in the Tampa...

Mission BBQ | Temple Terrace

13612 Bruce B Downs Blvd , Tampa FL, 33613
Who are we? Two friends passionate about superior BBQ, patriotic for our country, and who believe in running a business with meaning and purpose. We believe...

Big John's Alabama BBQ

5707 N 40th St , Tampa FL, 33610
The history of Big Johns Barbecue WE BE SMOKIN'!! In 1968 the late Rev. John A. “Big John” Stephens opened Big John's Alabama Barbeque in East...

The Deviled Pig

5.0  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (1)
3307 S Dale Mabry Hwy , Tampa FL, 33629
A new South Tampa BBQ restaurant that two high profile culinary pros plus a local businessman are partnering to open this summer.

Al's Finger Licking Good BBQ

4.8  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (4)
1609 Angel Oliva Sr St , Tampa FL, 33605
The most mouth watering BBQ you have ever had. Southern cooking includes food that has been slow smoked to perfection.

4 Rivers Smokehouse | South Tampa

4.8  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (2)
623 S MacDill Ave , Tampa FL, 33609
Counter-serve joint featuring Texas-style BBQ, homestyle sides & sweet treats.

BJ's Alabama BBQ

3307 S. Dale Mabry Highway , Tampa FL, 33629
BJ's is a premier destination for top of the line, authentic Southern barbecue in Tampa. Stop by this no-frills eatery for a hearty dose of everything...

Kojaks House of Ribs

4.6  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingHalf Rating (5)
2808 Gandy Blvd. , Tampa FL, 33611
Family owned and operated BBQ restaurant in South Tampa with indoor and outdoor seating.

Lupton's Temple Terrace

4.7  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (1)
5299 E Busch Blvd , Tampa FL, 33617
Lupton's is a favorite among the locals for their homestyle southern Bar-B-Q and their catering. Whether you visit this location in Temple Terrace, the...

Jimbo's Pit Bar B Q

5.0  Full RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull RatingFull Rating (1)
4103 W Kennedy Blvd , Tampa FL, 33609
Deluxe Bar-B-Q Chicken & Ribs serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. Jimbo's Pit BBQ also offers catering.