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Willow’s Texas BBQ Is A Worthy Addition To The Growing Heights Barbecue Scene

Posted: February 13, 2018 at 9:14 am   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

Willow’s Texas BBQ is anything but a newcomer to Houston-area barbecue. Pitmaster and proprietor Willow Villareal developed a loyal following after a long stint doing Sunday barbecue pop-ups at Grand Prize Bar in Montrose. He also managed the barbecue concession at Typhoon Texas water park during its first summer of operation. Further enhancing his mastery […]

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Exclusive: Buck’s Barbeque To Begin Lunch Service At Lucky’s Lodge In EaDo

Posted: January 5, 2018 at 9:19 am   /   Barbecue, News

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather and hazardous driving conditions, the first lunch service for Buck’s Barbeque at Lucky’s Lodge has been postponed, and is now scheduled for Thursday, January 18, at 11 a.m.   ***************** Since we reported last August on Jim Buchanan’s plans to open his Buck’s Barbeque venture in The Heights, he’s had to […]

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Pappas Delta Blues Smokehouse Brings Top Quality Barbecue to Clear Lake Area

Posted: December 12, 2017 at 3:49 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds, Steakhouse

Just in time to mark 50 years in the smoked meat business, Pappas Restaurants is stepping up its familiar barbecue offerings found all over the Greater Houston area. The longtime, family-owned restaurant group launched its new “high-end” concept, Pappas Delta Blues Smokehouse, on November 1. It’s located in a former Bone Daddy’s and anchored by two established […]

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Tickets Are Going Fast For This Year’s Houston BBQ Throwdown

Posted: August 18, 2017 at 1:11 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Festivals, News

The Houston Barbecue Festival and Saint Arnold Brewing Company announce the 3rd Annual Houston BBQ Throwdown! Houston barbecue restaurants are competing to create the dish that best represents Houston-style barbecue. This year’s event will be held at Saint Arnold Brewing Company on Sunday, September 24, from 1 to 4 p.m. As of this writing, only about 100 […]

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Exclusive: Houston Pitmaster On The Move To Lucky’s Pub In The Heights

Posted: August 7, 2017 at 6:00 am   /   Barbecue, News

A pitmaster is leaving a high profile Houston barbecue joint to head up his own ambitious venture in the Heights. Jim Buchanan, a familiar face at Pappa Charlies Barbeque just east of downtown, is developing the barbecue program for soon-to-be-revamped Lucky’s Pub at 2520 Houston Avenue. The Heights location of the popular sports bar chain is undergoing some exterior freshening […]

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