Featuring Texas-style BBQ in a functional, retro-style eatery, Little Miss BBQ is what evolved from the humble beginnings of a competitive barbecue team. Today, this barbecue joint near PPhoenix Sky Harbor is well known for its top class grilled and smoke meats, homemade sausages, beef briskets, pork ribs, and more. Those who drive by this one-room restaurant will often witness long lines and, quite occasionally, the all too familiar “sold out” sign.

For those who love their barbecue, Little Miss BBQ is definitely the place to go to. Their prize-winning steaks and ribs will definitely be one of the best people in Phoenix will have ever tasted.

Restaurant Hours

Little Miss BBQ is open 5 days a week at late in the morning until the afternoon, so it’s ideal for barbecue lunches and some light snacks or an early dinner.

Sunday & Monday: Closed

Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Due to Little Miss Barbecue’s popularity, however, patrons will want to go earlier than most people would, as they might run out. The restaurant closes once they’ve sold out.


For reservations, contact 602-437-1177 or visit their website. Little Miss BBQ offers pre-orders for a minimum of 5 pounds of meat per pre-order. Bulk meat can be ordered whole or sliced.


Little Miss BBQ sells its meat by weight, alongside separate orders for sandwiches, meat dishes, sides, and desserts.

· Meat by Weight: Brisket ($20.00/lb), chopped brisket ($18.00/lb), pulled pork ($16.50/lb), pork ribs ($16.50/lb), turkey ($16.50/lb), sausage ($4.25).

· Sandwiches: The Jefe ($9.75), brisket ($10.50), chopped brisket ($9.50), pulled pork ($9.50), turkey ($9.50), sausage ($8.00)

· Plates (plus 2 sides): Brisket ($13.75), pulled pork ($12.00), turkey ($12.00), sausage ($11.00), pork rib (3/4lb – $14.75), 2 meat plate (3/4lb – $15.75)

· Sides: Ranch style beans, jalapeno cheddar grits, potato salad, coleslaw

· Dessert: Bekke’s Smoked Pecan Pie

Pre-Order Guidelines

Those planning on having a huge barbecue at home or other private places for a special occasion can opt to pre-order bulk meat from Little Miss BBQ. These orders must be placed 7 days in advance, with pick-up times set between 10:00 and 10:30am from Tuesdays to Saturdays. Bulk meat ordered must at least be 5 pounds.

Those who wish to pre-order must keep in mind that Little Miss BBQ has a limited number of pounds of meat available for pre-order each day. This means that advanced orders even beyond the 7-day period are highly recommended. The pre-orders must be picked up on time from the restaurant, since they do not offer delivery.

The pre-order service is only available for bulk meat. Other dishes like sandwiches have to be ordered on site.


Little Miss BBQ, 4301 E. University Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85034, Phone: 602-437-1177

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