- May 20, 2020

These Are The Best Restaurants To Grab BBQ – To Go So You Can Have a Tasty Memorial Day Weekend In Austin

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Nothing quite says the start of summer like smoked meats, cheesy mac and cheese, and mayonnaise-slathered salads. While Memorial Day may look a little different this year, we’re still ready to celebrate the long weekend with some traditional Texas BBQ.

These are some of the best Austin BBQ spots that are featuring takeout options so you can have a great meal at home with family or friends.

Austin.com is and always has been a site that celebrates and promotes the unique people and places of Austin, TX and surrounding cities. Though many businesses, locations, and events are closed at this time, we continue to highlight those things so that you can plan to experience them in the future.

la Barbecue
Pickup Saturday and Sunday starting at 11 a.m.

  • The meats: brisket, pulled pork, turkey, pork ribs, beef ribs, sausage
  • The sides: chipotle slaw, potato salad, pinto beans, shells & cheese

Terry Blacks Barbecue
Family-style meals available

  • The meats: brisket, turkey, sausage, copped beef, beef ribs, pork ribs
    The sides: potato salad, coleslaw, mac & cheese, cream corn, Mexican rice, pinto beans, green beans
  • The desserts: banana pudding, pecan pie, peach cobbler
Photo from Terry Black’s Instagram.

Blacks BBQ
Open Memorial Day at 11 a.m.

  • The meats: brisket, pork ribs, chopped beef, beef ribs, turkey, chicken, pulled pork, sausage
  • The sides: baked beans, potato salad, coleslaw, Mexican street corn, green beans, mac & cheese
  • The desserts: peach cobbler, pecan cobbler, banana pudding, homemade ice cream

Old Thousand
Special Memorial Day Grill & Chill pack, must call to order for pickup on Memorial Day starting at 12 p.m.

  • The meats: beef ribs, chicken
  • The sides: baked beans, ginger potato salad, Chinese elote, kimchi mac & cheese
  • The desserts: banana pudding mooncake

Valentina’s Tex-Mex BBQ
Special Memorial Day package and family-style meals available, pickup Saturday and Sunday starting at 7:30 a.m., only accepting online orders

  • The meats: brisket, chicken, pork butt, pork ribs, sausage, beef and chicken fajita, barbacoa
  • The sides: charro beans, whipped potatoes, smoked veggies, queso & chips, guacamole, roasted rampiquena, Mexican rice, potato salad, smoked corn, coleslaw
Photo from Valentina’s Instagram.

Stiles Switch
Pickup Saturday and Sunday starting at 11 a.m., family-style meals available

  • The meats: wings, brisket, turkey, chicken, sausage, chopped beef, pork ribs, Frito pie
  • The sides: corn casserole, pinto beans, mac & cheese, fries, potato salad, coleslaw, cucumber tomato salad
  • The desserts: chocolate pecan pie, banana pudding, chocolate banana pudding, peach cobbler with ice cream

Micklethwait Craft Meats
Pickup Saturday and Sunday starting at 11 a.m., family-style meals available

  • The meats: brisket, pork ribs, turkey, beef ribs, pulled pork, sausage, chicken salad
  • The sides: mac & cheese, chili beans, beet salad, lemon poppy coleslaw, jalapeño cheese grits

LeRoy and Lewis
Saturday and Sunday starting at 11 a.m., family-style meals available

  • The meats: Akaushi brisket, citra hop sausage, pulled pork, barbacoa, cauliflower burnt ends
  • The sides: pork hash & rice, refried beans, kale Cesar slaw, Frito pie, kimchi
  • The desserts: Mexican hot chocolate brownies, cheddar cheesecake

Franklin Barbecue
Saturday and Sunday pickup starting at 11 a.m., orders are available 3 days in advance

  • The meats: brisket, pork ribs, turkey, sausage, pulled pork, chopped beef , turkey, Frito pie
  • The sides: slaw, potato salad, pinto beans
  • The desserts: pecan tart, Ruby’s Dang Pie tart, bourbon banana tart, key lime tart, ice cream

Rudy’s “Country Store” and Bar-B-Q
Open on Memorial Day for pickup starting at 6 a.m., family-style meals available

  • The meats: brisket, turkey, spicy chop, pork loin, pork ribs, chicken, sausage, pulled pork
  • The sides: spicy beans, potato salad, coleslaw, buttered new potatoes, cream corn
  • The desserts: banana pudding, chocolate pudding, cookies, peach cobbler

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