Austin barbecue reaches critical mass

Aaron Franklin’s bricks-and-mortar joint on East 11th, two blocks east of I 35 is packing em in.

Today, the Austin Statesman notes competition with Live Oak Barbecue ( on East Second Street today (taken down at Mike Sutter’s request)

But keep your eyes peeled for a third big dog moving into East Austin over by Airport Blvd. and Shady Lane the first week of July. Road trips to Lockhart, Luling, and Taylor may become a thing of the past.



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