Harlon’s BBQ all-meat stuffed potato at the Houston Rodeo

Harlon’s BBQ all-meat stuffed potato on the Houston Rodeo.

Emma Balter

Probably the most anticipated return in Houston rodeo meals is after all Trill Burgers, rapper Bun B’s smashburger idea that is been doing pop-ups and occasions since 2021, and lately signed on to take over the James Coney Island in Montrose. Final 12 months, the workforce served 12,000 burgers to rodeo goers whereas sustaining nice high quality, and meals lovers took word. Discover them at Rodeo Plaza—and in addition to his efficiency, Bun shall be making appearances to his stand all through the festivities.

Texas barbecue is all the time given loads of area on the rodeo, and this 12 months Harlon’s BBQ (at The Junction), Pappas Bar-B-Q and Goode Firm Bar-B-Que (at Rodeo Plaza) are again reporting for responsibility. For those who’re feeding a household (or simply very hungry), ensure that to seize Harlon’s all-meat stuffed potato with chopped brisket, sausage, ribs, turkey, cheese and bitter cream.

For extra native taste, take a look at Alamo Tamales for tamales and tacos, and El Patio for Tex-Mex and blue margaritas.