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Seven D.C. Barbecue Joints Eater Readers Love

Here's where to get pulled pork, brisket and ribs this weekend and beyond.

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This Memorial Day weekend should be ideal weather for BBQ and beer. D.C. might not have a regional barbecue style of its own, but local spots make everything from Texas-sized beef ribs to sausages to even pork belly.

But smoked meat enthusiasts need to know where to look. That's why Eater recently turned to forum posters for some recommendations. Here are their suggestions on where to indulge in barbecue locally.

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1. DCity Smokehouse

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8 Florida Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 733-1919
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2. Garden District

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1801 14th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20009

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3. Hill Country Barbecue Market

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410 7th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
(202) 556-2050
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4. Pitmaster's Back Alley BBQ

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4818 Yuma Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20016
(202) 350-9791
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5. Pork Barrel BBQ Restaurant

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2312 Mount Vernon Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301
(703) 822-5699
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6. Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company

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2418 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
(202) 333-2558
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7. The BBQ Joint

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1309 5th St NE
Washington, D.C. 20002
(202) 714-3292
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1. DCity Smokehouse

8 Florida Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20001

[Photo: Facebook]

8 Florida Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

2. Garden District

1801 14th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20009

[Photo: Alla G/Yelp]

1801 14th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20009

3. Hill Country Barbecue Market

410 7th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20004

[Photo: Eater.com]

410 7th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20004

4. Pitmaster's Back Alley BBQ

4818 Yuma Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20016

[Photo: Facebook]

4818 Yuma Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20016

5. Pork Barrel BBQ Restaurant

2312 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301
Scootchos

[Photo: Mike R./Yelp]

2312 Mount Vernon Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301

6. Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company

2418 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20007

[Photo: Facebook]

2418 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20007

7. The BBQ Joint

1309 5th St NE, Washington, D.C. 20002

[Photo: Lia M. Yelp]

1309 5th St NE
Washington, D.C. 20002

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