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I have had a lot of BBQ and Franklin’s ranks high. This place is quirky. You have to wait in line and if you are too late they will run out of BBQ. The wait can be long (one and a half hours). Is it...More
Wonderful experience, Atmosphere was friendly, welcoming, food was fantastic. We were even granted a personal tour of the smoking area. We plan on visiting this place again.
I wish I could cross this one off my bucket list but I can't as we are definitely...More
When we get out of town guests that we REALLY like, we pre-order from Franklin's. For us, it's the only way. When you do that, the very helpful staff "out back" packages it all up, offers various sauces and sides and gets you on your...More
We waited 2 hours and 20 minutes on a warm (but not hot) and breezy Tuesday morning.
While you can’t place orders whilst standing in line, you can get an idea as to what bbq delights will be available when you eventually arrive at the...More
Yeah there is a long wait but they supply deck chairs and you can go in to buy merch, beers use toilets etc. We went on a Tue and knew I wouldn't be first in line at 8:15 but never expected to be half way...More
On a hill country trip we ended up going through Austin and had been hitting several of Texas Monthly's top 50 barbecue spots. We decided to check it out. We had waited at pretty much every top 50 barbecue spot and this was not different....More
Not bad at all, but in my opinion not the best in town either. Like most of the locals, Terry Black’s is the place to go to. Brisket is a bit more tender and Terry Black’s has giant beef ribs!!! If you’re not a local...More
The hype about Franklin made it one of the funnest things we did in Austin. Honestly, it's the best. When I put the first piece of brisket in my mouth..... I just had to sit there and relish the moment. Also, heads up, you can...More