Bourbon BBQ & Catering is the premier stop for true Southern barbecue. Specializing in ribs and other classic BBQ dishes, it is a BYOB establishment. Visitors are encouraged to bring their favorite wines or beers to enjoy with their meal, which is served in a family-friendly environment that is ideal for kicking back and enjoying a great meal.
As its name implies, Bourbon BBQ & Catering also caters for holidays, corporate events and more. If your event calls for local favorites such as chili nachos, homemade empanadas, fried pickles, smoked pork, blackened catfish, bourbon chicken or just some expertly smoked burgers and hot dogs, Bourbon BBQ & Catering is your go-to spot.
THe best ribs, dry rubbed,and smoked brisket in Bergen County
Highly recommended will return dont miss this authentic true
First time at this Barbecue restaurant. The server was very friendly and welcoming. It is a byo which is always a plus . The ribs and cat fish were cooked well and accompanied by sides. It is a very informal, low key and casual place. It happened to be a quiet night and we were able to enjoy the Rangers hockey game on TV. We would return. The portions were ample.
I would recommend them for the food but I would most likely call in a take-out order next time. The wait time was long and the service just so-so. The barbeque is very tasty, and lots of it, but the sides leave alot to be desired. Standard salad, dry coleslaw, typical cornbread. Free refills on the drinks was a plus. Not a place to visit often because the prices are high.
Food is great and plentiful. If you order appetizers expect to bring loads home.
I love BBQ and most of the time I’m so disappointed, NOT HERE.
The four of us had different dishes and shared all were fantastic
Try the Kale chips something really different
We loved the Garbage plate, the ribs are the best. We loved the sauces on the table. XXX was not extremely hot, lot's-o flavor. Fried chicken was damb good....
Loved the food. Best I've had! The service was grat the owner very friendly. Very large portions.
Highly recommend that diners be fans of dry rub barbecue before considering.
Food was very good...and lots of it.
Service was just ok...seemed like only kids running the dining room. Made a mistake with our order.
BUT I would go back again.
The servers were very nice.
The fried chicken was tasteless.
The ribs were dry.
The decor was sloppy and outdated. The portions were huge. The fried chicken was over coated and overcooked. Tasted like it was reheated. Ribs were tender but not very flavorful. Corn bread and cole slaw delicious. Pulled pork was good, not great. Service was non existent. While there was plenty of staff, they were too busy socializing amongst themselves to wait tables. Food for our table came out at different times with 10 minutes in between.
We didn't enjoy the food.
Food was OK but not served hot! Sides were the best part of the meal. Service was not good.
Having had a lot of BBQ over the years, I must say the food was awesome. We had 4 different entrees at the table and it was a definate thumbs up for everyone. There
was the Beef Brisket that melted in your mouth. Definately a "deal maker". The pulled
pork was also delicious with a generous serving. The Southern Fried Chicken was also
worthy of praise especially if you like really crispy chicken. Even the Beef Brisket Salad was a winner. Will be making return trips for that alone.The best side item as the BBQ beans. The owner was very welcoming and very informative. The BBQ definately showed its Kentucky inspiration and was quite good although I usaully prefer Texas or Alabama style. To top things off the "red-neck zeppoles" were amazing
Very casual BYOB with great food and generous portions. The service was friendly and prompt.
There are better BBQ places. Food servings were piled on top of one another. Not good for fussy kids that do not like their ribs to touch the cole slaw. I would not return even if I lived next door.
Nice family restaurant. Food was good. Ribs were somewhat dry but pulled pork was delicious. Wasn't crazy about the mashed potatoes and my husband didn't care for the mac n cheese, but the coleslaw was really good. We will go back for the pulled pork! I had the fried oreos with a scoop of vanilla ice cream which was yummy!
the ribs were totally dry, any amount of sauce couldn't revive it. Pulled pork was tasty though. The fries, cole slaw and baked beans were tasty....but mac and cheese were very very dry.
BBQ was just eh. Nothing spectacular.
Fried chicken, corn bread, crisp coleslaw, fork tender brisket! A little bit of Texas low country has arrived in north jersey!
An inexpensive option for those that enjoy barbecue and ribs in a small, casual setting. Servings are ample and quality is good.
If bbq is what you want that is what you will get here. The portions are overly generous and the food is delicious. There is a very casual relaxed style here. Don't miss it!
Chef came out before & after receiving our order to check on us, see if we had any menu questions & then to see if we enjoyed our meal...very nice personal touch! Even explained how certain sauces were made & w/what fresh ingredients. Definately looking forward to going back again soon!
Food was authentic, the owner showed southern hospitality & the service was great. Deep fried twinkies out of this world, this place showed me how much I miss the south.
I really like the way the restaurant has been updated. However, being from Texas and now living in NJ, I've been on the search for that taste of home. We shared a garbage plate which was quite honestly the best value on the menu and a great way to get a taste for the food. Unfortunately the beans were cold and the bread had the taste of freezer burn. I did enjoy the brisket, the sausage was a bit too salty, ribs were good, and pork could have used more flavor. Never been a greens fan, so would have preferred something else. We had hushpuppies as an app, which were quite good, but left me longing for more of a sweet dipping sauce rather than a savory one. Would love more sauce choices, especially with some kick!
Mouthwatering smoked brisket and pulled pork..tangy bbq sauce with just enough heat. Cant wait to go back! Service excellent. Prices reasonable and BYOB.
The food was very decent BBQ. The fried chicken is definitely worth mentioning. Chef came out to speak with customers. The music was a little bland, but good for conversation. Overall it was a nice meal.
This was only my second time going to Bourbon BBQ. I have driven past it a hundred times and was very sad when they had their fire. But when I heard they re-opened I had to go! HUGE portions, worth the money and great food. Keep in mind that the food does not come out piping hot, but it is typical for smoked food from what I've found. But overall tender, and very flavorfull.