Phil’s BBQ: San Diego’s Most Famous BBQ Restaurant

Phone: (619-226-6333)
3750 Sports Arena Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92106
Phil's BBQ Famous BBQ Restaurant

Phil’s BBQ, which opened its doors in 1998, has served more than one million pounds of BBQ sauce to go along with its. Serving thousands of customers a day Phil’s has built a foundation on consistency, quality, freshness and friendly service. Phil’s BBQ offers full service catering via a fleet of high tech trucks fully equipped with hands free phones and GPS systems, ensuring each craving gets satisfied.

The currently have two locations. One is ideally located in the Sports Arena at 3750 Sports Arena Blvd. (619-814-0050). It’s open Tuesday –Thursday 11 a.m.–10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.–11 p.m and closed Mondays. Their newest location is in San Marcos
in the Creekside Marketplace at 579 Grand Avenue. It is open Tuesday through Thursday and Sunday 11a.m.–10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 11a.m.–11p.m.; and, closed Mondays.

Highly regarded and acclaimed as the best barbecue restaurant in San Diego says volumes for how incredible the barbecue at Phil’s tastes. The mesquite grilled taste says it all! Ordering is as simple as walking up to the counter and placing your order for dining in or to go. House favorites include their savory baby back ribs, beefy ribs, pulled pork “Broham Sandwich” along with a host of chicken dinners.

Phil’s BBQ Restaurant customers have craved it, begged for it and waited in long lines for it – their great tasting BBQ. Now North County residents can fill their BBQ craving with the new Phil’s BBQ Restaurant in San Marcos. It opened to the public October 19 at 11 a.m. Their newest Phil’s BBQ Restaurant is located in the Creekside Marketplace at 579 Grand Avenue in San Marcos.

Eager passersby have been patient all summer waiting for Phil’s famous BBQ aroma that signals the taste buds that it’s time for some tasty BBQ. Phil’s BBQ is known for their award-winning mesquite grilled BBQ. The menu will feature a variety of mouthwatering BBQ baby back ribs, beef ribs, and chicken as well as BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, burgers and salads. “We are excited to be a part of the San Marcos community,” commented Phil Pace. “We have been looking to add a new location for a while. I look forward to providing quality BBQ to the residents of San Marcos as well as the neighboring communities.”

Due to the popularity of Phil’s BBQ sauce, San Diego County Costco stores recently started carrying the product. Phil’s has received numerous awards and recognition for its delectable BBQ, including the San Diego AOL City Guide Poll, San Diego Magazine Readers Poll, Channel 10 A-List, three time winner of Best BBQ by San Diego CityBeat Poll, Best BBQ by the San Diego Reader Poll, three time winner of the Barona Rib Fest and CRA Gold Medallion. You can also visit Phil’s BBQ online at

Their newest location is in San Marcos
in the Creekside Marketplace at 579 Grand Ave. in San Marcos (760-759-1400).