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For the best bbq in Pleasant Hill, look no further than Slow Hand BBQ. We slowly smoke our meats over oak logs, seasoning the meat through to each bite and giving it that true smoke taste and aroma. It’s what great bbq is all about!

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  • “Slow Hand BBQ just catered my son's graduation at St. Mary's College in Moraga. The food was outstanding! ”

  • “Back at Slow Hand BBQ. Thanks for swapping out my brisket for a bomb piece. They're doing it OK here -- makin' things right.”

  • “Picked up a rib and the bone just fell out! So amazing! The pork sliders were awesome! Didn't even need any extra sauce! We will totally be back!”

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Slow Hand BBQ

389 reviews
  • Dave M.

    Love the Pit Burger. Ribs, baby back and St. Louis are always good. Service is friendly and solid. I'd give it 5 stars if it had a salad option. 7/18... Read More

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Customer Reviews

  • Stephen Boodram

    I've had the links and the St Louis Ribs. Best bbq I've had on the West Coast and frankly, even better than all the places I went to in Austin (shockface!) The capper - they serve Lone Stars! I get two everytime.

  • Alan Kwong

    A down to earth feel BBQ place where you get the impression that you aren't at some mass produced rib factory. These guys put care in every brisket that comes out of the smoker. Ribs were tender and flavorful. Beer selection is also solid with good s...

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Slow Hand BBQ

Phone (925) 942-0149
Hours Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm