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About Adamson Barbecue

Legit Texas barbecue in the Leaside industrial park. Serving up wood smoked beef brisket, spare ribs, sausage and more will all the fixins'. What do you cook? Only the best meats money can buy. Our thick, meaty pork ribs are brought in from Quebec. Our USDA Prime briskets from Creekstone Farms are shipped up from Arkansas. All our sausages are made in-house using the same high quality ingredients. All our meats are cooked low and slow with fire- no gas, wood pellets or other forms of automation. Our cooks tend fires 24 hours a day so we can serve you the best barbecue we possibly can. What's with the hours? We know we aren't making it too easy for you to come eat here, but we promise- it'll be worth it. As is tradition in Central Texas, we only cook once a day. For briskets, that's a 24 hour process. When they come out of the smoker, and for the next few hours, they're absolutely beautiful. That short window dictates our opening hours. Sure, we could cook more and hold the briskets until dinnertime- but then we'd be selling second-rate food. That's not what we do. I hear the parking is horrible. Our parking lot WAS horrible when we opened. There was a curb blocking the boulevard in front of the building, leaving only a few spots available. Since then, we've had the curb cut and there are now 15+ parking spots. There's also legal street parking about 75 meters East of our restaurant. But I don't want to wait in line! No worries! Come by earlier in the week on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. Lineup is rarely longer than 5 minutes. Fridays and Saturdays are our busy days, so expect to wait a while longer. Best bet- arrive a few minutes before we open (around 10:50am) and you'll be one of the first people in line. How can I avoid the line all together? Put in a pre-order! We accept advance orders with 3 days notice. Here's the catch- it's gotta be $100 minimum, so get a few buddies together. Pre-orders are meant to be for pounds of meat and sides, not individual packaged meals. You can see the menu on our website at adamsonbarbecue.com.

Rating: 5 / 5 - 34149

Price range: $$

Attire - Dress code: Casual

Matt Pelechaty Matt Rushworth Dan Rios Ricardo Morris Alison Hunt Adam Skelly

Street address: 176 Wicksteed Avenue, Toronto

Phone: 4163165216


Open hours:

Tuesday: 11:00 - 14:00

Wednesday: 11:00 - 14:00

Thursday: 11:00 - 14:00

Friday: 11:00 - 14:00

Saturday: 11:00 - 14:00

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  • These guys compiled years of our slicing videos for you to drop over!

  • We're looking for a prep cook who can start immediately. Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. $16-18/hr. Come in asap to meet us if you're interested.

  • BlogTO came by our cafe this week and left us a nice 'lil writeup. https://www.blogto.com/cafes/plaxton-coffee-toronto/

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  • looks yummy.

    den 29/01 2019
  • OMG! Now these ribs are on my bucket list!

    den 14/01 2019
  • Kelli Hill looks like a road trip in the near future!

    den 17/12 2018

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