Our favorite places to eat smoked meats in Texas’ barbecue capital, ranked.
October 4, 2023
Black's is a classic Lockhart BBQ spot that's been smoking meat since the 1930s, and its excellent selection of meats and sides proves that some things will never go out of style.
Terry Black's Barbecue is the best spot in Lockhart for a well-rounded meal of brisket, ribs, and comforting sides.
Waiting for your barbecue at Smitty's Market feels like walking through the line of a meat-themed Disney ride.
The barbecue pits at this old-school German market look like they've been going for 90 years straight, producing excellent brisket and tender pork chops.
Barbs is the new kid on the block in Lockhart's barbecue scene, and they're doing innovative Central Texas barbecue with fun sides like neon green spaghetti and lime-zested pork ribs and brisket.