Celebrate Your Special Day at Central City BBQ

Central City BBQ, a vibrant and versatile venue, is your ultimate destination to host a memorable celebration. Whether you’re marking a wedding, anniversary, or corporate milestone, this venue offers a blend of the classic charm of New Orleans with the city’s best barbecue. With spacious indoor and outdoor areas, including a Smokeyard courtyard and a fully equipped dining hall, your guests will experience the true essence of the Big Easy. The flexible event spaces ensure that every celebration is tailored to your unique vision, with options ranging from lively outdoor parties to intimate gatherings in our rustic Pit Room.

A Feast for the Senses

The Central City BBQ menu is crafted with meticulous care to satisfy every guest’s palate. Our signature smoked meats, classic sides, and innovative dishes embody New Orleans‘ rich culinary heritage while highlighting the mastery of our pitmasters. We smoke each cut to tender perfection, be it brisket or ribs, infusing flavors that excite the taste buds. Complementing the meats are traditional sides like mac and cheese, collard greens, and cornbread, all lovingly prepared to showcase the city’s diverse food culture. With such a range of options, your guests will savor every bite, making your event unforgettable.

Event Spaces for Any Occasion

Our event spaces are designed to cater to every occasion and scale. The indoor dining hall spans 6,000 square feet, comfortably seating up to 200 guests for a grand celebration. For larger gatherings, our Smokeyard courtyard offers 40,000 square feet of outdoor fun, perfect for dancing under the stars. If you seek a cozier, more private space, the Pit Room‘s 3,000-square-foot rustic charm provides an ideal backdrop. With reclaimed wood furnishings, warm lighting, and farmhouse-style tables, it is perfectly suited for intimate dinners or smaller ceremonies, bringing your closest friends and family together in an elegant, authentic atmosphere.

Discover all our options for versatile spaces at our New Orleans Event Space page.

Custom Catering for Your Event

No special event is complete without exceptional cuisine, and at Central City BBQ, our catering team takes pride in creating custom menus that reflect your unique preferences. From traditional barbecue platters to gourmet seated dinners, we’ll tailor every dish to your specifications while ensuring that the flavors of our famous BBQ shine through. Our team handles everything with care, from the initial planning to the final plating, so you can enjoy your special day without worry. Each meal is a testament to our commitment to quality and to delivering the best BBQ in New Orleans.

Make Your Special Day Unforgettable

Choosing Central City BBQ means entrusting your celebration to a team that understands how to make events exceptional. From the initial planning stages to the final execution, we prioritize your satisfaction and handle every logistical detail so you can immerse yourself in the joy of the moment. Our staff will provide unmatched service, working tirelessly to ensure your event is seamless, festive, and filled with laughter and smiles.

Contact us today at Central City BBQ, to secure your date, and let us show you why we’re the premier choice for BBQ in New Orleans.