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If you’re a big BBQ fan, you need to visit a Dickeys Barbecue Pit for some “ribs near me.” What better way to enjoy some authentic hickory-style BBQ in Lake Forest, CA (El Toro) especially after a day hiking White Ranch Wilderness Park? What you find at Dickey’s are our signature fall-off-the-bone St. Louise ribs on our smokey bones menu. We are not kidding when we say they fall off the bone because they are so slow smoked to ensure that you can effortlessly slurp them off the bone. Smoked on-site daily, you will find that Dickey’s menu has several smoked meats for your enjoyment of this Texas pit BBQ. We have a bunch of other barbecue classics to choose from as well. You can choose from Cheddar-Jalapeno Kielbasa, smoked chicken, turkey, or brisket! Try our savory dishes in a sandwich, baker, or dip them in our various famous Dickey’s BBQ sauce for some added flavor! Each entrée comes with your choice of two sides; Your choice of either waffle fries, fried okra, mac and cheese, or potato casserole just to name a few of your options. Be creative and mix and match to your appetite’s content.

The Best BBQ in Lake Forest For a Reason

At Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, we are a family owned and operated company that has been in business for more than 80 years! We know what it takes to deliver the best and most authentic BBQ experience for you. It all started with Travis Dickey who had a passion for creating the best TX barbecue. Originally based in Dallas, Dickey’s restaurants have expanded to more than 550 locations and counting in more than 44 states. We have consistency in providing the same family recipes for you and your family and friends. It is the gift that keeps on giving. Enjoy our BBQ in the comfort of your own home by creating happy house atmosphere and please your whole family when you cater our BBQ to your home or anywhere for that matter. How about for the whole soccer team to have a BBQ experience outdoors at Lake Forest Sports Park? You could even make Dickey’s restaurants for birthday dinner a fun and smoking good time. Everybody likes gatherings with family and friends to share tasty finger foods so make no exceptions to Dickey’s for all your catering needs.