Authentic Central Texas BBQ – Adamson Barbecue

Authentic Texas Style Barbecue in Ontario

Adamson Barbecue is a full service counter-service style barbecue restaurant serving Ontario's best barbecue.

We also do BBQ catering across Toronto and the GTA. Get a quote today!

  176 WICKSTEED AVE. TORONTO, ON & 15195 Yonge Street Aurora, ON

About Adamson Barbecue

We cook Central Texas style barbecue. That's big cuts of meat like brisket, spare ribs & sausage cooked with wood fires. The bread, buns and desserts, side dishes and most importantly- the barbecue meats- are all made in house, fresh every day.

Adamson Barbecue only serves fresh barbecue meats. You won't find any reheated day-old barbecue here. Since we don't serve any leftovers from the previous day, we do intend on selling out of meat (or getting pretty close) every day. We're pretty good at estimating how much to cook, but some days are unexpectedly busy and we sell out early.

Please understand that if you arrive close to when we open, you'll have lots of meat to choose from. If you arrive close to when we close, we'll probably be running out of meats.

To ensure you get to try everything you want, arrive nice and early or place a pre-order for take-out!


Tuesday to Sunday, 11am to 8pm (or sold out)


Tuesday to Sunday, 11am to 8pm (or sold out)


Don't have time to wait in line? You can now pre-order fresh meats, sides, and desserts online! Click below to pre-order for pickup. Pickup is available during regular open hours. 

$100 minimum, three days notice required.

No Monday pickups - sorry!


East York Location

We have 16 parking spaces that fill up quickly! Street parking in front of our neighbors properties is not permitted. Our neighbors have tow truck companies on speed dial, so please find legal parking.

You can find legal street parking 75M East of our place on Wicksteed Ave, or one street North on Research Road- that's a 4-5 minute walk.

We understand you might be in a hurry- but please, don't park in our neighbours parking lots. If you park there, we won't serve ya. Please help us keep our relationship with our neighbours a positive one!

Aurora Location

Street parking on Yonge, large public parking lot behind the buildings on the west side of Yonge, 2 pre-order pickup parking spaces at the rear (access from Mosley st)