Good BBQ in Houston

Old May 3, 14, 10:45 pm
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Good BBQ in Houston

Can anyone recommend a good BBQ joint in Houston? We were there a few months ago and we found what we thought was a local place but much to our disappointment it was a chain, it was ok....nothing to write home about.

Being a southerner I can appreciate good BBQ and I want to see what Texas has to offer.

Thanks y'all.
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Old May 7, 14, 7:09 am
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I haven't had BBQ in Houston myself, but if I were, I'd trust this guide. Anything rated 4 or better will not disappoint.

http://www.tmbbq.com/?s=houston
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Old May 9, 14, 2:26 pm
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I can personally confirm Gaitlin and Vergie serve good barbecue. Gaitlin's Q worth the long Q when ordering food.
Have not visit Burns after the son or daughter took over the business.
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Old May 12, 14, 2:48 pm
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It's a bit outside the Houston city limits, but this blog headline got my attention.

Killens' BBQ in Pearland is going to crash everyone's top 10 list.
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Old May 28, 14, 6:53 pm
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Depends on where you are, Gaitlins if in city limits, and if you're further down near Galveston then Killens, personally I love Gaitlins, ALWAYS arrive on Saturday morning at 10:15am if you plan on eating at anywhere close to lunch, anytime after 10:45am you're lucky if you eat around 2-3pm
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Old Jun 1, 14, 5:31 pm
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I had Gatlin's for the first time in December. The ribs have a little bit of a spicy rub, and I really liked the green beans, which had a bit of a Creole taste to them.

I've had Brisket House, which is also mentioned on the site posted above, before.

Don't shoot me, but I actually like Goode's. That's probably because it is the only bbq place my parents go to and what I grew up with. It's also where they bring out of towners to.

Gatlin's and Brisket House participate in Dining Rewards for United, so maybe they're also in AA's.
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Old Jun 5, 14, 12:12 pm
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I'm a big fan of Pizzitola's off I-10 (Shepherd St). It's near the Cadillac Bar.

Go for lunch, not dinner...I went once for dinner and the ribs were a little dry, vs. incredible every single time I've been. I like the pork ribs and the BBQ chicken, and the potato salad is also very good.
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Luling City Market on Richmond.
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Old Jun 24, 14, 8:25 pm
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Luling on Richmond is my favorite for their sauce. Goode Co if you want Pecan Pie. Killens is amazing. I think Gaitlins overrated and the wait to get food just isn't worth it.
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