Where to Find Barbecue This Fourth of July

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The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and there’s not a more traditional way to celebrate than to enjoy some smoky, fresh barbecue right from the grill. From ribs to chicken and more, every American loves a heaping plate of barbecue to celebrate our country and the summertime.

Luckily for Gaslight Commons residents, there are tons of spots for barbecue in your New Haven neighborhood in case you don’t feel like firing up the grill this Fourth of July. Read on to find out where you can find the best barbecue restaurants for you and your friends and family without having to stand in a long line at the grocery store.

SuzyQue’s BBQ and Bar, located at 34 S Valley Rd, West Orange which is about a mile and a half from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is a laid-back roadhouse eatery specializing in barbecue and classic sides, with live music on weekends.

SuzyQue’s is a unique mix of southern BBQ, drawing from the flavors of Memphis, St. Louis, Texas and North Carolina to create our own special delicacies. They use only the finest premium meats dry rubbed with their own exclusive blend of spices and slow smoked in their state of the art smoker.

Burnet B.B.Q., located at 685 Chancellor Ave, Irvington which is about three miles from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is a local Portuguese-American chain serving BBQ fare, seafood and sandwiches in a casual setting.

Off their menu, don’t miss some of their staple items such as their pork bits with clams, Portuguese-style steak with eggs, barbecue pork ribs, barbecue chicken and buffalo wings. Stop in today to try some of these fresh meats!


SuzyQue’s BBQ and Bar

34 S Valley Rd, West Orange

(973) 736-7899




Burnet B.B.Q.

685 Chancellor Ave, Irvington

(973) 399-0404


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