Wisconsin Dells BBQ Hotspots

This blog post was published on September 19, 2014 and may contain outdated information.

Spice up your fall with some down-home, delicious barbecue! Savory sauces, meat that melts off the bone and a full-bellied family await you at Wisconsin Dells’ BBQ hot spots!

Famous Dave’s

With two Famous Dave’s locations in Wisconsin Dells, you can get double the barbecue fun! Enjoy the BBQ sauce that makes Dave famous, while strolling around downtown Wisconsin Dells. It’s the perfect spot to refuel after a long day at Wisconsin Dells attractions! With over 700 awards and counting, you’ll have no problem finding a new BBQ favorite at Famous Dave’s! Award-winning ribs, great barbecue classics, brisket burgers, sandwiches, kid’s meals and more are waiting for you! Test out a variety of BBQ flavors, and add as much sauce as you’d like with a complete selection of sauces at your table! Choose from two, fantastic locations; 435 Broadway Street in Wisconsin Dells or 31 Meadow View Drive in Lake Delton.

Alamo Smokehouse

With their incredible smokehouse skills, nothing could enhance Alamo’s savory flavor more than some original BBQ sauce! Begin your barbecue adventure with their Texan Pork Shank (pork wings) or Loaded Barrels (tater tots garnished with cheese, bacon and onion). Have your pick of BBQ sauce smothered sandwiches, Alamo ribs or Halved Smokehouse Chicken. We recommend the BBQ Brisket Flatbread; sliced beef brisket, red onions, mozzarella cheese all settled on an incredibly tasty base of BBQ sauce! You can even enjoy the Alamo’s original BBQ sauce on a pizza… yum! Alamo Smokehouse is located at 951 Stand Rock Road in Wisconsin Dells.

Buffalo Phil’s Pizza & Grille

Don’t let the name fool you, Buffalo Phil’s Pizza & Grille has a fantastic menu of perfectly barbecued items! Having a hard time maneuvering around Buffalo Phil’s huge menu? Try the 14-hour smoked beef brisket or the St. Louis Ribs. If you’re looking to feed a larger group, think about dining on the Fat Man’s BBQ; choose between a half rotisserie chicken, half-rack of St. Louis Ribs, pulled pork or beef brisket… you get to pick two! Buffalo Phil’s Pizza & Grille is located next to Tanger Outlets at 150 Gasser Road in Wisconsin Dells.

House of Embers

If you are a big barbecue fan, head to House of Embers for a classy evening of wine and ribs! You’ll be drooling over the delicious house specialties at House of Embers! Each house specialty order gets you a mouth-watering entrée, soup or salad, your choice of potato and fresh bread. Their hickory-smoked ribs are the perfect addition to any evening. Choose from a full rack, half rack, or a third rack with shrimp! Top off your night with a slice of pie or cheesecake for the ultimate BBQ experience! House of Embers is located at 935 Wisconsin Dells Parkway in Wisconsin Dells.

Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty

Visiting Wisconsin Dells from March thru October? Barbecue fans will love the Friday and Saturday dinner feasts at Paul Bunyan’s! Open for over 50 years in the Dells, the dinners at Paul Bunyan’s are fit for any hungry, lumberjack crew. The barbecue-themed dinners are coupled with camp-style chicken, a potato of the day, vegetables, homemade coleslaw, fresh garden salad, homemade bread and torte-style cake! Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty is located at 411 State Hwy 13 S in Wisconsin Dells.

Alabama’s Dixieland Bar-BQ and Suds

Alabama’s Dixieland Bar-BQ and Suds opened in March and sends your taste buds on a trip south faster than you can say “yee-haw”! Their antique-style barn interior sets the scene as you settle in and order a round of specially cut meats smothered in a one-of-a-kind BBQ sauce! From appetizers to sandwiches, platters to sides, barbecue sauce is included in every course at Alabama’s Dixieland Bar-BQ and Suds! Your little piggies won’t be left out either. The children’s menu is filled with the tried-and-true kid’s favorites. A round of peach cobbler is the perfect dessert cap to an afternoon in BBQ heaven! Alabama’s Dixieland Bar-BQ and Suds is located at 414 Broadway Street in Wisconsin Dells.

What are you waiting for? Get your BBQ on today in Wisconsin Dells! For more great dining opportunities in Wisconsin Dells, visit Dells.com/restaurants.