According to the National Barbecue News, one D.C. BBQ spot was named as the "Best of the Best Barbecue Restaurants in America."

National Barbecue News, a publication dedicated to all things barbecue, named one Washington, D.C., BBQ restaurant as the "Best of the Best Barbecue Restaurants in America." The winning BBQ spot: Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company, located on 2418 Wisconsin Ave NW. Affiliates of the publication visit the restaurants and do a taste test, without the restaurants' knowledge. The honor is awarded for a one-year period, only if they pass the taste test. Once the 12-month period is up, each listed restaurant will be re-tested in the same manner to see if they can make it on the list for an additional year. Only 29 restaurants in the country made the list this year. To view the full list, click here.
Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Companywhich serves wood-only barbecue, has been serving the D.C. community since 1990. The restaurant has received countless accolades, including being listed on Huffington Post's Top 20 list in the United States; Washington City Paper's Annual, for which Rocklands has been listed for the seventh year in a row; and has tons of positive reviews in publications like GourmetNewsweek, and the Washington Post. [gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="2707,2705"] Not only is a full-service restaurant, but if you need a birthday party, an office party or corporate event catered, Rocklands will do it! If you're in need of a caterer at your next event, you can contact the catering team at (703) 778-8000, or email The menu at Rocklands includes everything from Baby-back Ribs, to Hot 'n' Spicy Grilled Wings and a Mixed Rib Platter. You can view the full menu here. Is there a BBQ restaurant that deserves to be on the list? Let National Barbecue News know by emailing them here.
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Photos courtesy of Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company's Facebook page.

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