18 mouth-watering spots to enjoy barbecue in the Orlando area

This gallery has everything from traditional ribs on a smoker to Korean barbecue spots where you cook your own bulgogi at your table. Some of these 'cue joints are about an hour away, but, without a doubt, they are totally worth it. Have a favorite place not on this list? Tell us about it in the comments.

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Keller's Real Smoked Bar-B-Q has managed to capture the charred flavor of an open-pit smoker with help from a top-of-the-line commercial smoker and Keller's savvy from a lifetime of barbecue experience.via Droolius
Keller's Real Smoked Bar-B-Q has managed to capture the charred flavor of an open-pit smoker with help from a top-of-the-line commercial smoker and Keller's savvy from a lifetime of barbecue experience.
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At Chef Eddie's, the moist, tender barbecued ribs come dressed with a mildly sweet mustardy sauce that had us reminiscing about our Carolina rib forays.via Tasty Chomps
At Chef Eddie's, the moist, tender barbecued ribs come dressed with a mildly sweet mustardy sauce that had us reminiscing about our Carolina rib forays.
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For a culinary adventure at Korea House, you won't need a lot of money, just a hearty appetite and an open mind.via Urbanspoon
For a culinary adventure at Korea House, you won't need a lot of money, just a hearty appetite and an open mind.
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Sugarboo's Bar-B-Q in Mount Dora is at the top of a lot of local cue-hounds' lists.via Sugarboo's
Sugarboo's Bar-B-Q in Mount Dora is at the top of a lot of local cue-hounds' lists.
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Shin Jung's 10-item barbecue list gives ultra-authentic choices to more stalwart diners -- for example, unmarinated beef tongue, beef tripe and beef intestine.via Foodspotting
Shin Jung's 10-item barbecue list gives ultra-authentic choices to more stalwart diners -- for example, unmarinated beef tongue, beef tripe and beef intestine.
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Nikki's Place has legendary smoked rib tips and soulful southern sides.
Nikki's Place has legendary smoked rib tips and soulful southern sides.
At Cecil's Texas Style Bar-B-Q, the brisket is done dang near perfect. Velvety strands of pink under a char of epidermal smokiness are the result of 16 hours of slow-searing over hickory wood.via
At Cecil's Texas Style Bar-B-Q, the brisket is done dang near perfect. Velvety strands of pink under a char of epidermal smokiness are the result of 16 hours of slow-searing over hickory wood.
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Take a day trip to King's Taste BBQ in Eustis, where the ribs are smoked so deeply the surface resembles bacon. They serve 'til they sell out.
Take a day trip to King's Taste BBQ in Eustis, where the ribs are smoked so deeply the surface resembles bacon. They serve 'til they sell out.
At 4 Rivers Smokehouse, the mound of pulled pork has been shredded into tangy submission.via Watch Me Eat
At 4 Rivers Smokehouse, the mound of pulled pork has been shredded into tangy submission.
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At Bubbalou’s Bodacious Bar-B-Que, most of the smoked meats stand on their own, but we recommend lacing them with the signature barbecue sauces anyway.via
At Bubbalou’s Bodacious Bar-B-Que, most of the smoked meats stand on their own, but we recommend lacing them with the signature barbecue sauces anyway.
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Bar-B-Q Boyz is home to rack of ribs that is ridiculously flavorful and delicious.via BBQ Boyz
Bar-B-Q Boyz is home to rack of ribs that is ridiculously flavorful and delicious.
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Red Eye Bar and Grill offers a robustly smoky brisket, which you can easily enjoy in sandwiches the following day.
Red Eye Bar and Grill offers a robustly smoky brisket, which you can easily enjoy in sandwiches the following day.
Angel’s Soul Food and BBQ offers tender, juicy, down-home ribs and near-perfect cornbread.via Lake Mary Food Critic
Angel’s Soul Food and BBQ offers tender, juicy, down-home ribs and near-perfect cornbread.
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There more to Seoul Gardens than just the DIY grilling tables, but it's a super-fun group-dining experience.via MegaYummo
There more to Seoul Gardens than just the DIY grilling tables, but it's a super-fun group-dining experience.
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Porkie's Original BBQ generously piles their juicy pulled pork onto a soft bun.via
Porkie's Original BBQ generously piles their juicy pulled pork onto a soft bun.
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The ribs at Sully's Smokehouse literally fall off the bone.via Sully's Smokehouse
The ribs at Sully's Smokehouse literally fall off the bone.
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Though not traditionally a barbecue joint, Yellow Dog Eats serves up a killer pulled pork sandwich.via Foodspotting
Though not traditionally a barbecue joint, Yellow Dog Eats serves up a killer pulled pork sandwich.
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Now open at the old Atilla's location: Pig Floyd's Smokehouse
Now open at the old Atilla's location: Pig Floyd's Smokehouse