Tag Archives: BBQ

Smokestack in Magnolia Brewery
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Smokestack in Magnolia Brewery

We went to the SF BBQ Festival last year, and it is fabulous.  It’s in AT&T Park’s parking lot, so the crowds were spread out.  Great beer, great bbq, but Smokestack BBQ won the blue ribbon/gold medal with the beef brisket. We went with our friends to Avocado Con, SF’s..
Around Austin

Around Austin

We had a whirlwind trip to Austin this past September.  We were looking at potentially moving there, so we looked at real estate, and we ate and drank like crazy!!! We managed to get into Vespaio’s, a wildly popular Italian restaurant near where my friend Amy lives.  Amy told us..
Franklin BBQ

Franklin BBQ

Ah, Franklin BBQ.  It’s been written up just about everywhere – Food & Wine, Budget Travel, Texas Monthly, Cowboys & Indians.  But is it worth the 6-hour wait??  Probably not, but I’ll hold that judgement until the end. Dave and Amy got to Franklin BBQ at 9:15am on a Saturday,..
Terry Black’s BBQ

Terry Black’s BBQ

Terry Black’s BBQ is relatively new in Austin but comes from a long line of BBQ family, originally in Lockhart, TX, about an hour away from Austin.  I worked for Dell for ten years, and it wasn’t until my seventh year traveling to Austin that my husband finally agreed to..
Yakini Q BBQ
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Yakini Q BBQ

Yakini Q is a Korean BBQ place in Japantown where you cook your own meat.  It is owned, in part, by the brother of the owner of Yakini Q Cafe downstairs where we enjoyed a pumpkin latte on our Japantown tour.  Our friends were in town for the Giants day..
Q
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Q

If you’re looking for comfort food at a San Francisco restaurant, Q is the place to go.  Located in the Inner Richmond, it has been serving up large plates of delicious comfort food for more than a decade.  Clement Street is experiencing a major renovation, and Q helped start the..
Austin BBQ Weekend

Austin BBQ Weekend

I worked for Dell for ten years, so I spent a lot of time in Austin. However, with a goal to get in and out as soon as possible, I didn’t get to see too much of the city. It wasn’t until I had to promise Dave a weekend in..