2017 Summer Top 50 BBQ Closures

Here’s a quick guide to Texas Monthly Top 50 Barbecue Joints that are closing for a break during the summer

Avoid the aggravation of rolling up like the Griswolds did at Wally World and plan ahead

If you know of one that isn’t listed please contact me @bbqbryan on Twitter


NOTE: Due to Hurricane Harvey, Houston area businesses may have varied hours. Corkscrew Scheduled to reopen Tuesday September 4th. 


List of normal hours of operation for the 2017 Texas Monthly Top 50 via Jimmy Ho



Flores Barbecue           Closed August 31-September 2, reopen September 7

Flores Barbecue Twitter link


Blue Moon BBQ                Closed September 4-12, reopen September 13


 Blue Moon BBQ Twitter Link



Franklin Barbecue             Closed August 1-10, reopen August 11


Franklin Twitter Link

Corkscrew Barbecue        Closed August 6-14, reopen August 15


 Corkscrew Twitter Link

Payne’s Bar-B-Q Shak     Closed August 9-22, reopen August 23

Facebook link

Vera’s Backyard Bar-B-Q   Closed August 11-13, reopen August 18th


BBQ on the Brazos           Closed August 13-21, reopen August 22


 BBQ on the Brazos Twitter Link

Pinkerton’s Barbecue        Closed August 14-22, reopen August 23


Pinkerton’s Barbecue Twitter Link

Truth Barbecue    Closed August 14-24, reopen August 25


Truth Barbecue Twitter Link

Tejas Chocolate + Barbecue         Closed August 21-26, reopen August 29


 Tejas Twitter Link

Fargo’s BBQ  Reopening August 2/3

New location at 1701 South Texas Ave Bryan, TX 77803



-BBQ Bryan