2016 Awards and Press


BB on Chefs Coast to Coast

Brooks Bassler, aka BB, was interviewed on a podcast hosted by native Houstonian, Lauren Ignited. Her podcast, titled Chefs Coast to Coast features Chefs from the Gulf Coast to the Gold Coast with the aim of sharing their stories with the customers who love their food! We were happy to be on the show and Read More.

Goodtaste with Tanji

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We are thrilled to have been featured on Goodtaste with Tanji! Tanji came to our Montrose location and chatted with BB and Maw Maw about our Tex-Orlean story. Watch it here! You need to install or upgrade Flash Player to view this content, install or upgrade by clicking here.

Beyonce Dined at BB’s!

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We are still floating on cloud 9! Queen B, Jay-Z and Beyoncé family stopped by BB’s Upper Kirby after slaying her performance at NRG Stadium on Saturday, May 7th in Houston! We are thankful for her visit and proud of our staff for being respectful and courteous to our super star guests. Safe travels on your Read More.

Top Ten!

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Paper City named BB’s Cafe as one of the Top 10 Restaurants in Houston who “Do Mudbugs Right!” Thank you, Paper City and THANK YOU, HOUSTON! Come visit us at our selected locations and enjoy our crawfish. Read the Full Article Here

No Bull! They Love Our Crawfish!

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Nick Russo, radio personality for The Bull 100.3 FM, put together a listing of his favorite Crawfish spots in Houston. Thanks for including us, Nick! We are glad you are enjoying our bugs! Read the Full Article Here Image courtesy of Getty Images.

To Suck or Not to Suck

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The Houston Press recently dropped by BB’s in the Heights to chat with customers about their crawfish eating preferences. Watch this short video to see how they answered the question, “Do you suck the head?” Watch the Video on HoustonPress.com

Mix 96.5 Thinks Beyoncé Should Sing about Us!

Superbowl 50 has Beyoncé on almost everyone’s minds. Houston radio station, Mix 96.5, put together a list of Houston Restaurants they think Queen Bee should sing about–and we made the list at number 2! Some of (if not THE BEST) cajun food you’ll find here in Houston. Personally I think they’ve got the best crawfish Read More.

BB’s is Opening a New Location!

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It’s true! BB’s is opening a brand new location in Pearland! Check our website, Facebook page, Twitter feed and Instagram feed for all the juicy details as they develop! Read Full Article

We’re On Houston’s Bucket List!

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We are ecstatic! Thrillist has included all 5 of BB’s locations on their Houston Restaurant Bucket List! “Remember that artery clogging we spoke of earlier? This is where you should make that happen. Start with some apps “for the table” like the loaded pollo bullets (those are cream-cheese-stuffed and jalapeño-studded chicken bites wrapped in bacon) Read More.


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Thrillist featured BB’s Tex-Orleans Crawfish front and center! We are THRILLED! “Texas meets Louisiana at this local favorite (take its roast-beef-gravy-and-queso-smothered take on poutine, for instance). And everyone knows you haven’t truly partaken in crawfish season until you’ve got your hands and face messy with some of BB’s quality, mouth-numbingly good beauties, served on a giant Read More.