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Houston, Killen's BBQ, July 2015, fried chicken
Enjoy tasty ‘cue and fried chicken at Pearland barbecue joint, Killen’s. Photo by Kimberly Park
Houston, Weights + Measures, June 2015, interior
Midtown’s Weights and Measures is taking Fourth of July brunch fare to a new level.  Photo by Ambia Photography
Houston, BRC Gastropub, July 2015, burger
Hop aboard Houston’s only jitney, The Houston Wave, and head to BRC for a burger and beer pairing. Photo courtesy of BRC Gastropub
Houston, Julep Bar, July 2015, Mint Julep
At Julep, grab a drink and then get your fill of brisket, pulled pork and more from Feges Barbecue. Photo by Joel Luks
News_Beaver's, interior
Sign up for a hot dog eating contest at Beaver's. Photo by Julie Soefer/Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau