Redbones Barbecue

$ $
55 Chester St (at Elm St.)
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 628-2200
11:00am - 11:00pm
11:00am - 12:45am
11:00am - 12:45am
11:00am - 12:45am
11:00am - 12:45am
11:00am - 12:45am
11:00am - 11:00pm



  • Spin the beer wheel and drink whatever comes up.
  • Sit at the bar and order amazing beers.
  • Go to Redbones and order the fried pickles. These are available with or without jalepenos (they taste better "with"). They aren't on the menu.
  • Dont forget to take advantage of the nations first-ever free bicycle valet service.
  • BBQ Belt is just what the doctor ordered after attending BeerAdvocate Extreme Beer Fest
  • Order the fries pickles and jalapenos. Not on the menu but they're amazing.
  • They serve some amazing meat, but the one you really gotta try is the pulled pork. Even if you're not a pork fan, you're going to enjoy this one.
  • Bar downstairs is the place to be.
  • Redbones Barbecue, the name says it all, plus staff favorite, Desmond, knows a thing or two about sports.
  • Get the fried pickles after your third beer.
  • The pro order is st. louis and pulled pork
  • Go to Redbones for lunch. Try the Sweet Potato Pie.
  • Sit at the bar and try the Sausage with a Slumbrew beer!
  • Cornbread, fried pickles & jalapeos, beef BBQ (spicy!), Mac n cheese, cold beer. Commence meat sweats.
  • Ask to sit at the counter in the back of the upstairs dining room. It's tight but it's a blast to watch the chefs run around like crazy.
  • Keep checking their calendar/events page on their website for free appetizers nights at Underbones (Redbones' basement)
  • Usually a long wait for a table, but always worth it.
  • corn fritters, fried okra & pulled pork.
  • Have a Narragansett!
  • Their pulled pork is the best around!

Nearby places

247 Elm St (at Chester St.)
255 Elm St (at Chester St.)
4A College Ave (at Highland Ave)