Meat fanatic Chuey Martinez is on the hunt for the country's tastiest brisket. He samples slow-cooked style in Texas, sweet and tangy in Charlotte, NC, and authentic Mexican tacos in LA.Go to Episode
Smitty’s is a mecca for BBQ lovers! Come for the amazing brisket and stay for the friendly staff and cold beer.
208 South Commerce St
Lockhart, TX 78644
Mac’s is the place to go for beer, bikes and barbecue. Be sure to chow down on the Carolina hickory-smoked beef brisket. It’s to die for!
2511 South Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
Santa Rita Jalisco Food Truck
This food truck is one of the only places in Los Angeles where you can find chicken neck tacos, but it’s also a great place to get authentic brisket tacos de suadero.
3900 E 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90063
Woodyard Bar-B-Que has been a part of the Kansas City barbecue scene for decades. It’s also a top brisket destination. Their secret is the wood that they use in their smokers.
3001 Merriam Ln
Kansas City, KS 66106
Hyatt Place Austin/Arboretum
Chuey and the crew’s hotel in Austin, TX.
3612 Tudor Blvd
Austin, TX 78759
Hyatt Place Charlotte/City Park
Chuey and the crew’s hotel in Charlotte, NC.
4119 South Stream Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28217
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