Franklin Barbecue is open only for lunch from 11a, till the time it is sold out, which is usually even before it opens. This is the reason you'll see a serpentine queue outside the restaurant right from 8a. However, the wait is well worth it because they serve some of the best barbecue delights that will have you craving for more. Absolutely try the pulled pork, ribs, sausages and brisket. They also have sandwiches, sides and desserts available, but it's for the chunky meat that patrons come here for.
The space was formerly a small country store for over 90 years after which it was taken over in 1981 and converted into a barbecue joint. Since then, they have been a popular joint offering slow-cooked, hickory-smoked ribs and barbecue, prepared like the old-times in Memphis-style. In addition to meat dishes they also offer delicious sides like deviled eggs and potato salad, pig sticks to name a few. End you meals in true Southern-style with a banana pudding, a homemade delicacy very tasty. The place is simple and has enough room for a family dine in. Further wherever you are they have an excellent delivery service, just tell them what you want and it will be delivered. They also offer guests some great gift items like sauces, rubs, t-shirts and aprons.
If you happen to be visiting Southside then do drop in at this family-run barbecue restaurant. They are popular for serving heritage breed pork, brisket, chicken and sides that are cooked in an oak-stoked smoker pit. Patrons can enjoy delicious meat dishes that are served with sides like collards and mac ‘n’ cheese. This is a simple laid-back joint with ample of space to enjoy a meal with friends or family. B's Cracklin' BBQ is a pretty popular joint with the locals and they have been named as one of South’s 50 top barbecue joints by Southern Living Magazine as well as Garden and Gun magazine.
Central City BBQ is one of the best barbecue restaurants in New Orleans. The restaurant offers stellar barbecue dishes, prepared using traditional smoking techniques that ensure only the highest quality meat. The must try items being their smoked brisket, tender ribs, crispy burnt ends, remoulade potato salad to name a few. Come along with your friends and relish wood smoked BBQ, drink and enjoy live music. A visit to this authentic Southern BBQ will leave your asking for more. In addition, they also offers catering services for any type of events like wedding ceremonies, receptions, corporate dinners and showers.