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Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour

Take a tasty tour along Austin’s Red River Street and Rainey and enjoy some of the best BBQ that Austin has to offer.
Where:Austin, Texas
Price for:1 Participant
Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour - Adult
Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour - Adult
Minimum purchase of 2 adults required.
Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour child
Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour - Child 5-12
Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour Child 4 and under
Austin Red River Street BBQ Tour - Child 4 and under
Not only will you get to sample delicious barbecue, but you will also witness many must-see places throughout The Red River Cultural District!

Your mouth-watering adventure begins with meeting your local, entertaining guide and heading out towards the Willie Nelson statue, passing by the Austin Public Library along the way. From there, you will walk through the Rainey Street Historic District. This popular tucked-away street is brimming with renovated houses turned into bungalow bars. Day or night, you’ll find relaxed bar-goers meandering from bars to food trailers.

After strolling through this lively neighborhood, its time to head towards your first food stop … sausage macaroni & cheese. This mouthwatering comfort food is the perfect smoky and cheesy entry into your BBQ adventure.

Next, your guide will lead you towards the Colorado River, where you will see The Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge. The bridge is famous for the being home to the world’s largest urban bat colony.

Your second tasty stop on the tour is for an incredible pulled pork sandwich. This saucy handheld snack is sure to tantalize your taste buds and leave them wanting more! Once you’ve finished your sandwich, it's time for refreshing shaved ice treat at your next stop that not only tastes great but will cool you down during your walk in the Austin heat!

On your way to your last food stop you'll walk through the Red River Cultural District, a creative community providing authentic Austin experiences through diverse local art, music, and food. This culture hub is a must see during your time in Austin.

For your last stop on the BBQ tour is the perfect way to wrap it up. You will get the chance to enjoy your choice of flavourful smoked meat. Choose from items such as pork, beef brisket, turkey, chicken, and more! These tender slow cooked meats will leave you very satisfied!

Tour highlights:

  • You get to Taste the best BBQ that Austin has to offer!
  • Explore Austin’s Rainey Street Historic District and The Congress Avenue Bridge.
  • Pass by the Willie Nelson statue and Austin Public Library.

What’s included:

  • A fully narrated tour with an experienced, knowledgeable guide.
  • Smokey and creamy Sausage Mac & Cheese, a pulled pork sandwich, your choice of tender, smoked BBQ meat, and a refreshing shaved ice.

Duration: 2-hours

WhenTours available year-round Daily *
*subject to availablility

Need to know:

  • The tour operates rain or shine.
  • The tour size is limited to 10 participants.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing and dress for the weather.
  • Please arrive at the meeting location at least 10 minutes prior to the tour start time.
  • Tour guide gratuities are not included, optional and always appreciated.

If you are looking for fun things to do in Austin and love BBQ or for a great experience gift for the foodie in your life, this Red River Street BBQ Tour is the way to go!

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