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Photos 6 months ago

The Classic

Simple and elegant. My mouth is literally watering just thinking about this burger. Highly recommend.

Brianshaw497 6 months ago

Texas Fries

if the pig and the potatoes knew that they contributed to this meal, I guarantee they'd be ok with the sacrifice they made. It's mouthwatering a delicious.

Brianshaw497 6 months ago

Piggy Mac

It fills the void that you thought only love and heroin could fill.

Brian 6 months ago

Full Rack (12 Sticky Bones)

This is Real BBQ. If you're from Texas, or anywhere in the south really, you're skeptical, and should be. I used to be a chef, classically trained, and even I won't attempt to compete with their food. When I throw a party, I leave my grill in the garage and pass this off as my own. It's dishonest, but I don't have the time to make it this good anymore. The dedication it takes to slowly work the flavor throughout the meat takes time and patience. You have to LOVE the process to produce this result. I live a block from the joint and see them slaving away at 3am when I take my pup for a walk. No joke, it's so tender, I could suck the meat from the bone through a straw. Don't take my word for it. Try it. Call me a liar if you disagree. Or better yet, grab some extra napkins and take your slab of ribs across the street to the sand and eat them as the waves crash in front of you. I dare you to show me a better meal.

Docsha2020 7 months ago

Brisket Fries

The most FUN my mouth has had with crinkle cut fries since I was a kid!!! The brisket was amazing and tasty, the fries were crunchy but not too hard, and the sauce was FIRE!!!! THEN topped with the cole slaw...I'm at work daydreaming about going again this weekend!!!

Photos 6 months ago

Bacon Bacon Burger

Bacon is in the name. Twice. That's always a good sign. It's savory, juicy and guaranteed to leave you satisfied.

A 6 months ago

Street Corn

I dream about this street corn. I tell everyone about this street corn. I love this street corn.

A 6 months ago

Bacon Bacon Burger

Are you looking for a burger that no other burger can compare to? Well look no further! This burger is juicy, full flavored, and loaded with bacon! It is one burger that will fill you up, but always leave you wanting more.

Brian 6 months ago

Half Rack (6 Sticky Bones)

This is Real BBQ. If you're from Texas, or anywhere in the south really, you're skeptical, and should be. I used to be a chef, classically trained, and even I won't attempt to compete with their food. When I throw a party, I leave my grill in the garage and pass this off as my own. It's dishonest, but I don't have the time to make it this good anymore. The dedication it takes to slowly work the flavor throughout the meat takes time and patience. You have to LOVE the process to produce this result. I live a block from the joint and see them slaving away at 3am when I take my pup for a walk. No joke, it's so tender, I could suck the meat from the bone through a straw. Don't take my word for it. Try it. Call me a liar if you disagree. Or better yet, grab some extra napkins and take your slab of ribs across the street to the sand and eat them as the waves crash in front of you. I dare you to show me a better meal.

Autumm 9 months ago

Louisianna Mac

So amazing!! Like the combination of Mac and cheese and amazing meat with the barbecue sauce and the crunch from the onion straws!



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