About the photo Sometime’s it’s ok to be second best. Especially when you’re in a hotbed of barbecue like Lockhart Texas.
While few, right thinking people would disagree with Black’s barbecue supremacy in Central Texas, Smitty’s is definitely a strong second.
The thing that really consigns them to second place is consistency. There are days when they’re just not that good.
I’ve never ran into Black’s having a bad day.
Smitty’s has em all beat on atmosphere. With the possible exception of Prause’s down in LaGrange.
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