Meet the Pitmaster



Your Florida Pitmaster

At Fat Boyz Barbecue, we proudly introduce our talented pitmaster, Jarael Holston-Jones. From his humble beginnings as a church pastor to serving our country as a U.S. Army veteran, Jarael's journey has taken him from the pulpit to the pit. Born and raised in Pompano Beach, Jarael's love for authentic Southern barbecue runs deep, just like his roots in the community. Combining his culinary expertise with his passion for his community, Jarael joined the Fat Boyz Barbecue family, adding his unique touch to our menu.

Driven by an unwavering passion for great food and a commitment to serving others, Jarael found his calling in the world of barbecue. With a profound appreciation for the diverse and distinct regional barbecue styles from across the country, he is dedicated to delivering an authentic and unforgettable dining experience to our customers.


Meet Our Pitmaster Jarael Holston-Jones

Get to know Jarael Holston-Jones, the talented pitmaster behind the mouthwatering barbecue at Fat Boyz Barbecue. Discover his incredible journey from church pastor and U.S. Army veteran to mastering the art of Southern flavors. Join us at our Fort Lauderdale and Deerfield Beach locations to experience the delicious results of his passion and dedication.

It’s More Than Just Food

Jarael Holston-Jones has dedicated himself to mastering the techniques and flavors of various barbecue traditions. With meticulous research and countless hours perfecting his craft, he creates succulent, tender, and expertly smoked meats that honor the rich history of Southern barbecue.

His background as a church pastor instilled in him a deep understanding of the importance of communal dining. At Fat Boyz Barbecue, every visit is about more than just great food—it's about connecting with friends, family, and the local community. Jarael and his team go above and beyond to ensure every customer feels welcomed and valued, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere where memories are made.

As a U.S. Army veteran, Jarael brings discipline, dedication, and a strong work ethic to his culinary creations. Just as he served his country with honor, he now serves up mouthwatering barbecue with a commitment to quality and consistency. Every dish from the Fat Boyz Barbecue kitchen reflects his meticulous attention to detail and passion for excellence.

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Proudly Serving Deerfield Beach and Fort Lauderdale

With locations in Deerfield Beach and Fort Lauderdale, Fat Boyz Barbecue proudly serves up finger-licking, lip-smacking barbecue dishes that will leave you craving more. What truly sets us apart is our talented pitmaster, the culinary genius behind the mouth-watering flavors that will transport you to barbecue heaven.

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A Passion For Great Barbecue

At Fat Boyz Barbecue, our pitmaster is driven by a genuine passion for delicious food. With years of experience mastering the art of barbecue, he ensures every dish is cooked to perfection, with smoky flavors that linger on your taste buds long after your meal. From succulent ribs to tender pulled pork, every morsel is crafted with love and attention to detail.

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Catering Services Done Right

Beyond our delectable dining experience, Fat Boyz Barbecue offers exceptional barbecue catering services. Whether hosting a corporate event, family gathering, or backyard bash, our team brings the mouth-watering flavors of our barbecue straight to your venue. Let our pitmaster and skilled team handle the cooking while you enjoy the party and receive endless compliments on the incredible food.

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Why Choose Fat Boyz Barbecue?

At Fat Boyz Barbecue, we're not just a restaurant — we're an experience. Each visit is an opportunity to indulge in the rich and smoky flavors that only our pitmaster, Jarael Holston-Jones, can deliver. From the first bite to the last, you'll understand why our devoted patrons keep coming back. With our cozy ambiance, friendly staff, and unbeatable barbecue, Fat Boyz Barbecue is the perfect spot for barbecue enthusiasts and food lovers alike.

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Try Our Florida Barbecue For Yourself

Come and experience the magic of pitmaster Jarael Holston-Jones at Fat Boyz Barbecue. Let your taste buds embark on a journey of flavor that will keep you coming back for more. Whether you dine in, take out, or choose our catering services, we promise an unforgettable culinary experience that will leave you craving our barbecue like never before.

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Meet Our Pitmaster Today

Step into Fat Boyz Barbecue and let the flavors crafted by our pitmaster, Jarael Holston-Jones, whisk you away on a tantalizing journey of barbecue excellence. Whether you're seeking a casual dine-in experience, catering for your next event, or the convenience of our food truck, Jarael and our team are ready to exceed your expectations. Come meet our pitmaster today and discover the passion, creativity, and dedication that elevate Fat Boyz Barbecue to a whole new level of barbecue greatness.

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