Brother’s Smokehouse in Ramsey Shares Updated Timeline

Brother’s Smokehouse, the restaurant and bar focusing on BBQ, is aiming to open sometime this July in Ramsey. They announced construction has resumed, with summer as their likely target.

Opening in the old Macaroni Grill location on Route 17, Brothers specializes in meats cooked slow and low — for 15 to 17 hours — along with Southern cuisine. This will be their second location, the first is located in New Windsor, NY.

The menu (View Menu) will include items like chopped BBQ (the family hails from the outerbanks of North Carolina) along with Texas choices of brisket, dry rub ribs, pulled pork, and smoked chicken. I addition to BBQ they offer wings, burgers, fried chicken, shrimp & grits, cheesesteaks, and a whole list of made from scratch sides. There’s even fried turkeys for Thanksgiving.


There will be a full bar with craft beer, wine and a “beautiful” bourbon selection. Ownership planned to have live bands on weekends, though that might be on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Brothers BBQ
900 Route 17 North
Ramsey, NJ

[photo source: Brothers BBQ]


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