Slow Cal BBQ Truck

Slow Cal BBQ Truck Food Truck

About Slow Cal BBQ Truck

Slow Cal BBQ brings the South to your Mouth with Sloppy, Juicy, In Yo Face BBQ! Slow Cal BBQ Slow Smoked, All Attitude OINK!

Slow Cal BBQ is a creation from Chef Melvin Johnson, aka "Boots". A name givin to him by his mother when he was three days old.

Boots has worked in restaurants for the past 20 years. He's worked with famous chefs like Bobby Flay in New Yorks Mesa Grill and Cheryl Smith from the Melting Pot on Food Network. He's owned two restaurants in San Diego. The Juke Joint Cafe and Batter Up! Slow Cal BBQ Truck is his newest creation to hit the streets of Southern California.

Slow Cal BBQ Truck takes the traditional Southern smoking techniques and mixes it with Boots' edgy culinary perspective. He loves to layer flavors and texture into one rememberable meal. Come out and see him on the road.


Slow Cal BBQ caters it all! Our customers consider us to be the Best Barbecue in San Diego.

We provide you with the best quality of meats (free range), barbecue sauce, locally grown vegetables and homemade dessert at a reasonable price.

We cater family, private, military, corporate events or even just for a group lunch or meeting; on-sight, pick-up or delivery is available. Preparing for your next event has never been easier.

You can choose from smoked ribs, chicken, beef brisket, tri-tip, salmon or any other combination of foods. The Barbecue Barons has everything to make your event something you’ll be talking about for years to come.

Whether it’s a company picnic, birthday, family reunion, military retirement or change of command, we’ll deliver great food, customer service and always on time. We offer a 10% and tax-free event for our civil service and military members.

Slow Cal BBQ Truck Photos

No additional photos listed

[+ Add Photo]