Micklethwait Craft Meats

1309 Rosewood Ave.
Austin, TX 78702

Phone: (512) 791-5961
Hours: W-Sat 11-3 & 4:30-8, Sun 11-3
Website: www.craftmeats.com
Twitter: @CraftMeats
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MIcklethwaitCraftMeats/info

Opened 2012
Pitmaster Tom Micklethwait
Method Oak in an indirect heat pit

TMBBQ Rating: 4.25

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Meat U Anywhere in Grapevine will get a lot of Buzz. I went on Sunday and went right back on Monday. I can't remember having such consistently great BBQ. sliced brisket is the best I've had, nice char, deep smoke line and great taste. The St. Louis style ribs, jalapeño cheddar sausage, chicken were all GREAT. five stars. Didn't even bother with sides the meat was so good.
mike_meehan @ , 2015-04-21 01:38:21
Some of the worst bbq ever. But the folks are very friendly.
Bob Fields @ Sonny Bryan’s Smokehouse, 2015-04-20 17:41:53
The sides were unique and amazingly good. This is the best barbecue in the Houston area that you can get. the line is not that long and the staff at corkscrew are friendly and amazing people' I think the rating is too low at a 4.0
Randy Deputy @ Corkscrew BBQ, 2015-04-20 16:41:19
I had brisket, sausage, coleslaw, potato salad, and a cobbler this week, this was the best barbecue meal I have ever had. The brisket was very very tender but still held together on my sandwich,
Randy Deputy @ Corkscrew BBQ, 2015-04-20 16:39:22
Average Brisket and ribs. Sausage is better than average. Good sides.
scott7 @ Meyer’s Elgin Smokehouse, 2015-04-19 20:55:16
Ribs have a good texture. Sausage is good as well. Jalepeno potato salad is awesome if you like food with a bite.
Mae McKnight @ Hart’s Firehouse BBQ, 2015-04-19 17:35:11
First time here. Brisket, pulled pork were excellent. Sausage was not flavored to my liking but it had a good snap and others may like it.
jeff hodges @ Pecan Lodge, 2015-04-18 19:21:51
Fantastic three meat with double brisket and thorn dale sausage and double corn casserole this place deserves a great spot on the list place is
doug_wallace @ Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew, 2015-04-17 23:37:51
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October 29, 2013

There’s a trailer in East Austin that is creating a new target for what it means to be a complete barbecue joint. Micklethwait Craft Meats not only serves great smoked meats, they also bake their own bread and desserts, all the sides and sauce are homemade, and they start with dry beans from a sack rather than from a can. As if the time required to make great barbecue wasn’t already a big enough hurdle,…