Stillwater Barbeque

3365 South 14th St.
Abilene, TX 79605

Phone: (325) 518-5071
Hours: Tues-W 11-3, Thur-F 11-3 & 5-8:30, Sat 11-3
Twitter: @Stillwater_bbq

Opened 2013
Pitmaster Matt Proctor
Method Mesquite and oak in an offset smoker

TMBBQ Rating: 4


December 12, 2014

With a history formed by ranching and railroads, Abilene sounds like a city destined to have good brisket. It was founded in 1883 after cattle ranchers and land speculators convinced the railroad to swing north of former county seat Buffalo Gap, and a new city was born. After the railroad came through, cattle no longer needed to make the long trek up the Great Western Trail to Kansas. Still, good brisket is hard to find here….