Last updated 3/29/2007 at Noon
In the heart of Old Town Temecula is a cozy and bustling place where you can get some good barbecue. But you don’t have to take my word for it; Inland Empire Magazine named Sweet Lumpy’s the “Best Restaurant” in 2006. That’s not all, either! Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger had one of their beef sandwiches during his campaign stop last summer and wrote the owner a letter telling him how much he liked it.
About three years ago, John Syroka, who is a transplant to Temecula from Toledo, OH, opened Sweet Lumpy’s. He uses his brother’s Midwestern barbecue recipes, so John named the...