Smoke is mysterious, fire is uncertain, and pit men are expensive. So the mystery, uncertainty, and expense of taking the chance to make great barbecue is being replaced by the quantifiable methods of always making pretty good 'cue.

— Jim Shahin

Austin Chronicle

Reviewed BBQ Joints

List of Joints with at least one review

Joint City, Statesort icon Main(%) Atmos(%) Other(%) Votes

Pit Stop Barbecue

Breckenridge, TX

80 80 70 1

Neelys Brown Pig Barbecue

Marshall, TX

26.87 36 33.75 4

Lufkin Bar-B-Q

Lufkin, TX

80 80 75 2

Granzin Bar-B-Q

New Braunfels, TX

61.7 70 57.5 1

Cousins Bar-B-Q

Fort Worth, TX

50 60 70 1

Big Os

Valera, TX

60 55 50 2

Williams Smoke House

Houston, TX

72.78 71.66 65.26 6

Louie Mueller Barbecue

Taylor, TX

85 100 80 2

Harveys Barbeque Pit

Irving, TX

70 90 70 1

Wrights

Mexia, TX

30 50 30 1

Hickory House Bar B-Q

Denison, TX

43.33 60 46.66 3

Billy Bobs Backyard Bar Bq

Hondo, TX

53.7 70 55 1

Big Boys Barbecue

Sweetwater, TX

80 80 70 1

Hammonds B-B-Q

Glen Rose, TX

70.83 80 62.06 3

Stacys Bar-B-Q‎

Jacksonville, TX

70 75 70 2

Blacks Barbecue

Lockhart, TX

90 80 70 1

Goode Co Barbeque

Houston, TX

40.24 42.4 56.36 5

Swicks

Groesbeck, TX

20 35 20 2

Hickory Fare Bar-B-Que

Tyler, TX

70.40 45 61.25 4

Dairyland Drive Inn

Jacksboro, TX

70 70 60 1

Big Earls

Kerrville, TX

80.59 75 62.5 1

Corkscrew BBQ

Spring, TX

50 80 50 1

Thompsons Barbecue‎

Crockett, TX

80 70 65 2

Hard Eight Barbeque

Stephenville, TX

70 85 80 2

Sams Bar-B-Cue

Austin, TX

75 80 45 2

Austins Bar-B-Que

Eagle Lake, TX

81.96 74 54.31 6

Tony De Maria Bar-B-Que

Waco, TX

60 40 1

Brothers Bar Bq

Llano, TX

60 70 60 1

Sun Country Bar-B-Que

Wichita Falls, TX

30 40 20 1

Axtell BBQ

Axtell, TX

50 40 40 1