Rasta Dwight has returned to Rohnert Park with his barbecue ribs, jerk chicken, hot links and macaroni. Is it as good?
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Bluegrass Bar and Grill’s menu has some very solid contenders for the restaurant’s assertion of “Best BBQ in Sonoma”, namely the St. Louis Ribs ($16.99 half). These are a smoked and rubbed version, so the gloopy, gloppy is at a minimum, though sauce is served on the side. They’re tender, fall-off-the-bone tasty with just enough spice to be noticed
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Puffing away quietly on the deck, the Red Rose Café’s Southern Pride smoker tells you all you need to know. Where there’s smoke there’s BBQ.
Without a second thought or even a napkin, I have scarfed down a sandwich the size of Cleveland–beef brisket covered in melty smoked cheddar with mayonnaise, pickles, onions and peppers on a sourdough bun.