Southside BBQ

16032 State Highway 16
Cherokee, TX 76832

Phone: (325) 622-4444
Hours: F-Sat 11-8, Sun 11-2

Opened 2011
Pitmaster Alva Zulauf
Method Direct heat over oak

TMBBQ Rating: 3


September 5, 2014

Cherokee sits in between San Saba and Llano in the Texas Hill Country. There aren’t many dining options in this town of a hundred seventy-five. A gas station has ready-made pizzas and there’s Southside BBQ on the weekends. Alva Zulauf and his wife Chris have operated a barbecue catering company for a long while, but it’s just been in the last three years that they settled into this permanent, year round location along Highway 16….