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Welcome to BBQ Pete's

Some folks say we’re a hidden gem. We love that you found us! Come on in for BBQ Pete’s real Wood Pit BBQ Ribs, sandwiches, award winning sauces, fresh cut salads, and house made sides. Top it off with never-ending yummy ice cream – on us! With locations in Kent & Lakewood, WA - we're proud to be your favorite bbq restaurant in the Seattle area for dine-in, takeout, catering and more! 

Sowboy on Brick Wall

Born in Western Washington

BBQ Pete’s is a Northwest original – independently owned and operated by the Peterson family since 1972. Our locations in Kent and Lakewood offer counter-style sudden service, designed with casual picnic tables and patio seating. We are honored to cater the crowd of Kent Valley’s vibrant workers and Lakewood's military families who make our country great.

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At The Fair Since 1976

Fun Fair Facts

Since Pete built the Log Cabin, we have served 5 million fair-goers, 1.5 million pounds of BBQ Ribs, 2.2 million ears of fresh Corn, 58,000 gallons BBQ Pete's Fair Sauce and the pit has burned 800 cords of PNW Alderwood.

Come see us at The Fair every September. Yee-haw!