Get the Best BBQ in Naperville Delivered

A spread of BBQ ribs on a round wooden plate

When people think of great BBQ cities, Chicago is usually not on the list. But it should be. Restaurants in Naperville have been dishing out sweet and smoky BBQ for years, many that deliver right to residents at Brookdale on the Park. Continue reading to find out where to get the best BBQ delivery near our Naperville apartments. 


This small regional chain has three locations throughout the Chicago suburbs, including one in Naperville. Q-BBQ has made a name for itself in the BBQ scene and it shows. They constantly appear on Chicago news as BBQ experts. Owners describe themselves as an “authentic, but chic BBQ restaurant with enormous flavors.” All their meat is rubbed with 13 spices and smoked for up to 22 hours over hickory and applewood. Customers recommend getting their Little Q Platter, so you can sample five of their delicious, slow-smoked meats. They are open for delivery seven days a week. 

Sharko’s BBQ

Sharko’s BBQ is another local spot that has quickly gained a name for itself among the smoked-meat elites. Find its low and slow-smoked meat at either of the two Naperville locations. They rub each piece of meat with a secret spice blend and then smoke it for 12 to 22 hours, resulting in award-winning food. Customers recommend trying the burnt ends or the ribs. Make sure you remember the sauce! Their homemade version won “best sauce” at the Naperville Ribfest. They are open for delivery through DoorDash, GrubHub, or Postmates daily. 

Gemato’s Wood Pit BBQ

The Soto brothers have been dishing out great BBQ to Naperville residents since 1996. Now Gemato’s has two locations. The brothers pride themselves on their strict cooking style that has stayed the same for years. Each piece of meat is perfectly seasoned before sitting in a wood-burning stove for hours, resulting in perfectly smoked meat. Customers suggest trying the ribs, which they say are perfectly seasoned and fall off the bone. They are open for delivery through Yelp or GrubHub daily.

When you have finished your BBQ delivery meal, work off those calories with your furry friend at these dog-friendly parks near our apartments in Naperville. Contact us today to schedule a virtual viewing to make Brookdale on the Park your next home.

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