Hill Country alum Josh Bowen tends the pit at this 1,600-square-foot barbecue joint, decked out in red-and-white checkered tablecloths and an outdoor live-music stage. Dig into Kansas City–style pulled-pork sandwiches, burnt-ends platters and spareribs.
John Brown Smokehouse
|Venue name:||John Brown Smokehouse||Contact:|
10-43 44th Dr
|Cross street:||between 10th and 11th Sts|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Sat 11:30am–10pm, Sun noon–9pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 7 to 45th Rd–Court House Sq|
|Price:||Average main course: $10. AmEx, Disc, MC, V|