Pierce’s BBQ – Williamsburg, Virginia: Best Barbecue in America

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A consistent front-runner on BBQ Best-Of lists, Pierce’s BBQ is a Williamsburg legacy. Specializing in pork and chicken (and catfish, if you need a break from the endless parade of smoked meat), there is no sign of beef on the menu, but don’t worry – you won’t miss it.

What to Order: Play it safe with the J.C. Special: a pulled pork sandwich with a side of crinkle-cut fries.