Iron Works BBQ

100 Red River
Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 478-4855
Hours: M-€“Sat 11-€“9
Twitter: @ironworksbbq

Opened 1978
Pitmaster Aaron Morris, George Lugo, Jaime Gallagher
Method Post oak in a gas-fired rotisserie
Pro Tip 3.75

TMBBQ Rating: TK


December 23, 2016

It’s important that Iron Works serves good barbecue. As a barbecue joint in downtown Austin, one that is just steps away from the convention center, I’d wager that more Austin visitors get their first taste of Texas barbecue at Iron Works BBQ than anywhere else. General manager Aaron Morris agrees. “Something that’s been a focus of my time here is to give the best representation we can,” he told me while I ate a plate of…