This Tiny Restaurant In Kentucky Serves The Best Smoked Barbecue

The saying “good things come in small packages” can often be applied to small, family-owned restaurants. Kentucky offers many of these throughout the state and they serve up a wide variety of delicious foods. If you’re a fan of barbecue, Kentucky is a great place to be for some of the best you’ll find anywhere. Located in Richmond, within walking distance of EKU, you’ll find Straight From Texas Bar-B-Que. This tiny restaurant is smoking some of the best BBQ in Kentucky and you’re going to want to bring your appetite and pay it a visit the next time you’re in town.

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Straight From Texas Bar-B-Que smokes some of the best BBQ in Kentucky and many say it’s the best of the best in this college town. Whether you’re an EKU student, family, or local, make plans to enjoy a mouthwatering meal from this tiny, family-owned BBQ joint in Richmond. Have you chowed down on smoked brisket, ribs, and pork from Straight From Texas Bar-B-Que? What other college town restaurants do you love? Let us know in the comments!

For more information on Straight From Texas Bar-B-Que, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here. The restaurant is open Tuesday – Friday 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Address: 306 North Street, Richmond, KY 40475

And for another family-owned hidden gem in Richmond, check out our previous article here.