Where to Get Houston BBQ for Thanksgiving

POSTED: November 8, 2023 AT 4:33 pm   /   Barbecue, Holidays

Barbecue brings Texans together like few things can, and the Houston area boasts some of the best in the state. So, why not gather the family ‘round the table this Thanksgiving to gobble up a cornucopia of Houston BBQ piled high with decadent sides and accoutrements? (Cowboy hats are far more fashionable than those silly […]

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Get Ready for Craft Beer & Texas BBQ at This Pearland Brewery

POSTED: August 24, 2023 AT 5:00 pm   /   Barbecue, Bars, Breweries, Pearland

Webster-based Saloon Door Brewing recently expanded into Pearland with Saloon Door West  at 1231 Broadway, the building that previously housed Bakfish Brewing. The new location opened in June and big plans are currently underway for its grand opening celebration next month. The new digs will sport a full kitchen led by executive chef Jason Hill, […]

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Houston BBQ Restaurant Pizzitola’s Marks 88 Years With Celebration & New Dishes

POSTED: July 19, 2023 AT 2:29 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

Pizzitola’s Bar-B-Que at 1703 Shepherd, Houston’s oldest barbecue restaurant — and also named a Texas Treasure by the Texas Historical Commission — is celebrating an incredible 88 years of business the week of Monday, July 24. John and Leila Davis, an African-American husband and wife team, opened it in 1935 as Shepherd Drive Bar-B-Q at […]

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These Are the Best Houston Barbecue Joints, According to Texas Monthly

POSTED: October 19, 2021 AT 5:31 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

After four long years, Texas Monthly has published a new list of the top 50 barbecue joints in the state. The process of whittling down hundreds of barbecue restaurants across the state to a list of 50 involved vetting by Texas Monthly barbecue columnist Daniel Vaughn and executive editor/food writer Patricia Sharpe, and visits by 32 […]

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