Nathan’s BBQ

1309 Prairie Lea St.
Brenham, TX 77833

Phone: (979) 251-9900
Hours: M-Sat 11-9, Sun 11-8

Opened 1994 (as Big Daddy's BBQ)
Pitmaster Nathan Winkleman
Method Direct heat over charcoal and pecan

TMBBQ Rating: 3.25


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Flavorful ribs but so so brisket. I got a sliced beef sandwich once and the beef was tough, plus I felt the sand which could have used a little more beef. They do have some good Turkey Legs.
Woodwill Smokers @ Nathan’s BBQ, 2016-09-10 02:31:16
Good ribs with just the right amount of spice. Sausage was a little plain.
Alex Joyner @ Nathan’s Barbecue, 2015-02-05 21:01:44
The ribs are excellent. Great smoke flavor and nice texture!
nathan914 @ Nathan’s Barbecue, 2012-08-08 12:15:56
Good ol gas station Q
paul_umlove @ Nathan’s Barbecue, 2012-03-15 08:44:31
I fail to see what other people like; surly staff and high prices for what you get. Much better BBQ in the area. Don't waste your money.
richard_neal @ Nathan’s Barbecue, 2011-12-31 07:08:30
Good brisket, but known far and wide for their ribs. Seasoned and cooked to perfection! Don't leave without trying them. Oh- and St. Arnold's root beer on tap in a frosty mug. It doesn't get better.
destructotex @ Nathan's BBQ (Big Daddy's), 2011-08-11 19:07:01
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September 3, 2013

State Highway 290 runs right through the middle of Brenham, Texas, a town know more for ice cream than smoked meats. Its location makes it a perfect mid-point stop for road trips between Houston and Austin. Living in Dallas I don’t travel this route much so I made a point to go to Brenham in a very round-about trip from Bryan to Lexington. I figured this town had more than just ice cream. I hadn’t…