Welcome to WildSide BBQ Bar & Grille

A bodacious mix of award-winning BBQ, inviting atmosphere and friendly staff


From our famous pulled pork sandwiches, to our lip-smacking baby back ribs, we slow smoke our BBQ daily with a dry-rub seasoning and top it off with our famous secret BBQ sauce. We also have an extensive menu that includes our signature salads, fresh fish, pasta dishes and much more!


One visit to our fan-packed happy hour, a bustling weekend afternoon or a live acoustic jam session and you’ll understand why our guests in fall in love with WildSide and keep coming back for more. We have live entertainment and big screen TVs for viewing the NFL Sunday Ticket! Come enjoy nightly drinks specials, thirst-quenching specialty beers and an extensive wine selection at WildSide, a Thornton Park staple since 2001.
WildSide BBQ

Plan your next event at WildSide!

Whether it’s at your place or ours, we offer customized personal planning along with the flexibility to exceed your expectations! Contact catering@wildsidebbq.com for more information about the following special events:


Corporate Events | Birthday Parties | VIP Events Holiday Parties | Weddings | Group Parties Wedding & Cocktail Receptions | Baby Showers Lectures/Seminars | Day/Evening Conferences Luncheons | Trade Shows | Fundraisers Community Events | Board Meetings Networking Events | Award Ceremonies Customer Appreciation Parties