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 Texas BBQ - Elgin

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Texas BBQ - Elgin Mon, 04/5/04 11:07 AM (permalink)
I once (in the 80's) ate BBQ in Elgin at a place which was apparently an old grocery or butcher shop. The coolers were still in place, the pit was in the center with a hole in the roof for the smoke, and the Q was good (for beef). What was the name of the place? (I think I remember Elgin Market.) Is it still there?


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    RE: Texas BBQ - Elgin Thu, 04/8/04 2:41 PM (permalink)
    Do you remember where it is at? Is it in town, or on Hwy 290?
      Lone Star

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      RE: Texas BBQ - Elgin Thu, 04/8/04 3:26 PM (permalink)
      Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse?

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        RE: Texas BBQ - Elgin Thu, 04/8/04 3:34 PM (permalink)
        Southside Market? Used to be downtown, but a new place out on the main highway.

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          RE: Texas BBQ - Elgin Fri, 04/9/04 7:15 PM (permalink)
          Gordon is right, you have to be talking about Southside. Here's their new place:

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            RE: Texas BBQ - Elgin Mon, 04/12/04 11:51 AM (permalink)
            Thanks. I hope to get back to that area this summer. I'll try Southside for sure.

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