The Mike & Carla Morning Show

The Mike & Carla Morning Show

Las Vegas is not only known for it’s lights, giant hotels, and gambling. It’s known now as a mecca for food! Famous chefs from around the world are opening up a restaurant on the Las Vegas strip. Visitors and even locals can get a taste of what they have to offer!

But aside from these fancy restaurants, there’s BBQ spots. Now when you think BBQ, you think Texas or any southern state, not Las Vegas! But just like the strip and all those restaurants, Vegas offers some really amazing BBQ spots that will compete with any Texas BBQ spot!

Whether you’re looking for some pull off the bone ribs, brisket, or pulled pork, you’ll find great options here in the Vegas Valley and beyond! With Las Vegas being home to many from all around the country, it’s no surprise that some of those local implants brought their culinary experience and opened up some amazing BBQ spots here in the Southern Nevada!

So with this being said, you’re probably wanting to know the top spots a local would suggest? Do yourself a favor, if you live here in Vegas or you’re planning to visit, check out these spots!


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  • John Mull's Meats & Road Kill Grill

    If you’re looking for some great BBQ, you’re gonna have to travel away from the Vegas Strip, but is well worth it! Road Kill Grill may confuse you. When you go there, you’ll find yourself in a residential area. Why? Because the owners basically converted a home into a BBQ joint. When the city realized how popular the place was, they allowed it to continue operation. Don’t let it fool you though, the BBQ is amazing! It has locals even driving the distance to eat it on the regular!


  • Jessi Raes BBQ

    This place is amazing! The owner, Mike and his wife have been at this for a while, starting off with a small location and taking their BBQ pit trailer to locations to serve up some great BBQ! And the God Sauce is to die for! Now they have two locations and serving up some amazing BBQ for Southern Nevada! They even have a dish called “The Fortress” which a rack of ribs surrounding Mac N’ Cheese, Cross Cut Fries, and more! Named after the Arena The Golden Knights play at!




  • Ellis Island Barbecue

    Don’t let the environment fool you! Yes, it’s a Casino and hang out, but they also serve up some amazing BBQ! And the best part is the area and environment you get to enjoy it in. If you’re wanting to watch sports and grind on some great BBQ, don’t skip out on Ellis Island Barbecue!

  • Rick's Rollin Smoke BBQ

    Yes, it’s that Rick from the show “Pawn Stars”. Not only is he slinging items he buys from people in his pawn shop, he’s also slinging some great BBQ! From traditional BBQ items and sides, to off the menu goodness, you got to try it out!

  • Emerald Island Casino

    It may not say BBQ in their name, but they serve up some amazing BBQ at an amazing price! On Wednesday, you can enjoy their awesome BBQ at the restaurant! But make sure to get there early because the locals know that it’s served from 4pm-10pm only, so it gets busy!

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