Gerard’s Barbecue

3730 Fannett Rd
Beaumont, TX 77705

Phone: (409) 842-5069
Hours: M 11-6, Tues-Thur 10-8:30, F-Sat 10-9:30

Opened 1970 (current location since 1975)
Pitmaster George Gerard
Method Oak in an indirect heat pit

TMBBQ Rating: 3.5


March 20, 2015

George Gerard didn’t have much time for adjustment to running a barbecue joint. He had planned to leave behind the family business for a life as an electrician in Austin, but his parents pleaded with him to come back home to Beaumont. He relented and a short time later, his father Joseph passed away suddenly. Without much grooming, the business was George’s to run. Not much has changed since Joseph opened the restaurant in the…