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  • Bold and Tangy at Big Hoffa's

    Posted on Friday, April 22, 2016 — By Admin

    Alt TextAs the weather warms so do the smells of open barbecue pits and grills. Driving passed Highway 32 in Westfield will make you crave barbecue. Pull on over at Big Hoffa's to put your cravings to rest. Big Hoffa's Smokehouse Barbeque in Westfield is one of the best barbecue places in Indiana. Big Hoffa's has been voted Third Best Barbecue in the Nation by Tablelog and the Top Indiana BBQ Joint by Yahoo.

    Big Hoffa's is owned by Adam Hoffman a former Californian, turned Hoosier. This pirate themed restaurant pays tribute to the legend of the Caribbean that many pirates ate barbecue as their main staple food.

    Big Hoffa's isn't your typical barbecue joint, the various spices used for the Cole slaw to the barbecue sauce will take your palate to so many levels of satisfaction. The menu features items such as The Hoffanator, packing a big punch with so many layers of flavor. Seasoned french fries topped with pulled pork, mac 'n' cheese, baked beans, and house made ranch sauce. One of Adams unique specialties is called the El Segundo. He starts with a bed of jasmine rice, adds French fries, mac and cheese and tops it off with pulled pork. Secret menu options are all the rage! One of Big Hoffas secret dishes is called The Amendment. It is Jasmine Rice topped with brisket, giardiniera, cilantro, onions, teriyaki glaze and spicy mayo. The spicy and tangy are paired perfectly!

    Try something bold and different, make a stop at Big Hoffa's to experience some fine swashbuckling and amazing barbecue. Big Hoffas is highlighted on Indiana Foodways Alliance's BBQ and Savor The Flavor Trails. www.indianafoodways.com

    Big Hoffa's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que 800 E Main St Westfield, IN 46074 317-867-0077 Hours of Operation: Closed Monday Tues  Thurs: 11 am  8 pm Fri  Sat: 11 am  9 pm Sunday: 12  8 pm * Hours subject to change in various seasons


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