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5 Things to Love

Great Barbecue Joints

By Stett Holbrook


MEMORIAL DAY was the kickoff to the summer barbecue season. In case you missed out, here are five restaurants where you can get your fix.

All Star Bar-B-Que Specializing in juicy tri-tip sandwiches with a pleasing charred crust. 2230 Lincoln Ave, San Jose. 408.448.0855.

Sam's Bar-B-Que A local favorite. 1110 S. Bascom Ave, San Jose. 408.297.9151.

Texas Smokehouse BBQ Mesquite-smoked brisket is the way to go here. 1091 S. Capitol Expwy, San Jose. 408.926.2829.

Trail Dust BBQ Joint Whether you get the tri-tip or the pork ribs, you can't go wrong. 17249 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill. 408.776.9072.

Uncle Frank's BBQ Restaurant It's all about the brisket here. 2135 Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View. 650.964.4476.


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