melbourne based
0414 871 770

“Took me back to Texas. The real deal!.”

– Katrina, 30th Birthday Celebration

Firehouse Barbecue is a Melbourne based American barbecue catering business.

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our story

Owner/Pitmaster Ross has been competing on the Australian and US competition barbecue circuit since 2017. He has a serious passion for cooking tasty American barbecue with over 15 years’ experience!

Firehouse Barbecue has catered small, medium and large events across Melbourne and Regional Victoria including birthdays, weddings, corporate lunches, bucks parties, engagement parties and even baby showers!

During 2018-19 Ross competed in barbecue world championships in Texas and Kansas City and brought home multiple trophies!

After three barbecue tours around the US, including going behind the scenes in several of Texas’ best barbecue restaurants to learn the craft, Ross has tailored his barbecue game and delivers top quality catering every time!

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Ross has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to all things barbecue and loves sharing his passion for food. Did you know Firehouse Barbecue offers private barbecue classes

Outside of barbecue, Ross has been working as a structural firefighter since 2012 and has attended over 1,000 fire calls!

“A step above the rest! Best caterer we have experienced.”

– Helen, Winery General Manager, Mornington Peninsula

only the best

We use premium quality ingredients, sourced from some of Australia’s best suppliers and when it comes to our meats, seasonings, sides and sauces, we use only the best!

We smoke our meats using ironbark, cherry and apple woods in a custom-built offset smoker trailer.

our promise

As an Australian owned and family run business, we pride ourselves in delivering great American barbecue experiences to our customers!

No matter the occasion, Firehouse Barbecue can arrange a catering package to suit your needs.

We serve a range of tasty barbecue meats from Texas beef brisket to Carolina pulled pork and sticky pork ribs. Check out our menus to learn more.


Choose from our tasty menus! We have something for everyone.

Book us

Call us on 0414 871 770 or click the link below to find out more.