We certainly don't have to go far to find the 'Best BBQ in North Dakota.' According to the culinary publication, Food & Wine, the aforementioned title goes to an establishment in Mandan.

Taylor Made BBQ in Mandan has only been open since December 2016 and has already earned quite the reputation for some amazing BBQ. Last year, the food experts at First We Feast labeled it as the best BBQ in North Dakota after Taylor Made BBQ had only been open for about two months.

This year, Taylor Made BBQ showed up on Food & Wine's list of 'The Best BBQ in Every State' as the representative for that distinction in North Dakota. As Food & Wine describes it:

...Their menu tends towards the ambitious, and the tinkering around hasn't stopped, thank goodness—besides the brisket, house-made sausage, ribs and pulled pork, look for beef ribs, pastrami, and other occasional specials.

Taylor Made BBQ is closed on Sunday and Monday, but are open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. or 9 p.m. most days, or until they sell out (which will happen). They also close on Tuesdays at 6 p.m.

They make everything fresh and it is definitely the most authentic BBQ around. Hats off to Kendra and Adam Taylor for running a solid establishment in downtown Mandan. But you don't have to take our word for it or even Food & Wine's for that matter. Just check out some of their rave reviews on Facebook. Out of 245 reviews, 233 have given it five stars.

You can check out Taylor Made BBQ at 316 West Main Street in Mandan.