New Zion Bar-B-Q

2601 Montgomery Rd
Huntsville, TX 77340

Phone: 936-294-0884
Hours: Open Thur-€“Sat 11-€“6. Closed Sun-€“Wed.

Method wood

TMBBQ Rating: 2

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February 16, 2010

Sometimes known as the “Church of the Holy Smoke,” this joint is a destination for BBQ lovers all over the state. It has made it onto countless “best of” lists when Texas BBQ is being discussed, and the church’s incredible story has been told in magazines and television. Needless to say, this was a must-see destination for myself, Smokemasterone, and Smokey D. The trip down to Huntsville flew by on a rainy Saturday morning, and…

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May 21, 2008

For more than 30 years, holy smoke has wafted from ancient black pits in front of this rickety, low-slung hall next door to the New Zion Missionary Baptist Church. The provender that emerges from the glowing embers (mostly oak, with a little hickory and pecan mixed in) has funded congregational activities and created an East Texas legend. Was it just our imagination or were the ribs, brisket, chicken, and sausage even better than in the past? We said a little prayer of thanks. Then dug in.

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