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For almost 40 years, Henry's World Famous Hi-Life steakhouse has been a San Jose legend. It occupies an old corner building behind the new San Jose Arena, and you can choose from a variety of huge steak dishes. The ribs are dynamite and so is the service. It is a fun place for the family, couples, or tourists interested in finding out what has been keeping this place packed for so many years. It is mere minutes away from the downtown area.
The interestingly named Smoking Pig BBQ Company started out with this location, and as of now, they have come up with a second outlet in Fremont. Known for its scrumptious, slow-cooked and juicy barbecued preparations, the Smoking Pig is a gem of Hyde Park region in North San Jose. Delicious offerings at this joint include pulled pork, beef brisket and Bayou hot links; doused in various secret sauces, custom rubs and recipes, and cooked to perfection, Smoking Pig offers a treat like no other. Sides like coleslaw, mashed potatoes and mac n' cheese are pretty good too, whereas combos like Three Meat Plate and are quite affordable, and not to mention drool-worthy! To end the meal, there's a small selection of desserts on offer as well. For the most avid BBQ fan, Smoking Pig will soon become a habit; drop in to see why.
A classic barbecue joint, this eatery offers large catering packages along with its menu, which is chock-full of ribs, chicken and burgers. Do not miss the delectable Italian Sausage, the recipe has been in Sam's family for nearly a century and one taste will tell you why it is still a favorite. A bowl of very spicy chili is an excellent choice, too. The place has live music most nights and the decor harkens back to the Old West.
If perfectly grilled barbecue meats is all that you crave for, then look no further than Blue Rock BBQ. At this spacious restaurant, one can enjoy a range of meat burgers such as the black bean burger, BBQ club sandwich, pulled chicken sandwich and hamburgers, along with plates such as Tennessee pulled pork, baby back ribs and smoked chicken. Sides include hush puppies, mac and cheese, french fries and coleslaw. One can also buy meat here at good rates.