Church BBQ

2601 Montgomery Rd.
Huntsville, TX 77340

Phone: (936) 294-0884
Hours: Thur - Sat 11-6

Opened 1979 (appx.)
Pitmaster Clint Edison
Method Red Oak in a gas-fired smoker

TMBBQ Rating: 3


January 18, 2016

Out in the Piney Woods of East Texas, a legendary barbecue joint run by the New Zion Missionary Baptist Church has been dishing out classic East Texas-style barbecue since the seventies. Some refer to it as New Zion, after the church it supports next door. Tthers call it “The Church of the Holy Smoke.” But on the business cards that pastor Clinton Edison passes out, it reads “CHURCH BBQ; America’s Food.” New Zion’s Church BBQ has a creation…