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Houston and Austin Are Throwing Down (Again) for Barbecue Bragging Rights

Posted: November 26, 2018 at 7:00 am   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

Which city in the Lone Star state boasts the best barbecue? Is it Austin, long known for the standard-setting smoky meats of Central Texas? Perhaps it is actually Houston, home to a batch of lauded newcomers who have breathed new life into Texas barbecue with bold, international influences. Last year’s HOU-ATX BBQ Throwdown gave pitmasters […]

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Buck's barbecue plate with banh mi

Buck’s Barbeque Expands Hours At Lucky’s Lodge

Posted: June 29, 2018 at 3:53 pm   /   Barbecue, Featured, Food Finds

The crushing summer heat is upon us and it gave Jim Buchanan of Buck’s Barbeque Co. the impetus to refocus and consolidate his forces a bit. Fortunately his relationship with Lucky’s Lodge in EaDo is going swimmingly and they were happy to oblige. Beginning Saturday, June 30, Buck’s Barbeque is expanding its days and hours of operation there. On Tuesday, July […]

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Killen’s Barbecue Now Offers Dinner With Table Service And Reservations

Posted: April 30, 2018 at 5:12 pm   /   Barbecue, Featured, Food Finds

When Killen’s Barbecue rolls out its revamped dinner concept this week, it becomes one of the few barbecue restaurants in Texas that offers table service and the ability to make reservations. Chef and owner Ronnie Killen—already highly regarded for the attention to detail and quality dining experience at Killen’s Steakhouse down the road—says he’s looking […]

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The 2018 Houston Barbecue Festival In Pictures—And Some Of Our Favorite Bites

Posted: April 18, 2018 at 12:49 pm   /   Barbecue, Food & Drink Festivals, News

As usual, the 2018 Houston Barbecue Festival seemed to be a roaring success with many attendees. The mild, sunny day with temperatures in the low 70s couldn’t have been better. An increase in barbecue purveyors this year meant shorter lines at most booths. There were a few exceptions. Huge lines persisted at the Truth Barbeque […]

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2018 Houston Barbecue Festival Is At A New Venue & Features Even More Restaurants

Posted: April 4, 2018 at 10:58 am   /   Barbecue, Featured, Food & Drink Festivals, News

Spring is a time of renewal and rejuvenation. For the organizers of the Houston Barbecue Festival, it also means it’s time to roll out the pits and celebrate everything about barbecue. The festival highlights the cooks and pitmasters who contribute to the rich tapestry that embodies the Houston barbecue scene. Attendees of this year’s Houston […]

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