Best food at the Houston Rodeo


by mponto

Posted on November 16, 2009 at 2:12 PM

Thumbnail image for Smoked cheddar sausage is part of the wurst kabob.A bunch of you have been emailing me to find out who the winners of the Golden Buckle Foodie Awards were. I finally have the results.

2009 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Gold Buckle Foodie Awards

Best Taco/Burrito:
1st: Freebirds - Steak Burrito
2nd: Yoakum Packing - Bacon, Potato, Sausage & Egg Breakfast Taco
3rd: Tad's Bodacious Burrito- Chipotle Beef Burrito

Best Seafood:
1st : Cajun's Unlimited - Crawfish Etouffee
2nd: The Cajun Crawfish and Shrimp Company- Crawfish

Best Baked Potato:
1st : Yoakum Packing Co.- BBQ Stuffed Baked Potato
2nd: Ranch House Burger Barn- Super Potato
3rd: Stubby's Cinnamon Rolls- Just Do It Baked Potato

Best Burger:
1st: Prince's Hamburgers- Bacon Cheese Burger
2nd: Blue Ribbon Grill- Bacon Cheese Burger
3rd: Paradise Burger-Cheese Burger

Best Food-on-a-Stick:
1st: Burton Sausage- Sausage-on-a-stick
2nd: Holmes Smokehouse- Sausage-on-a-stick
3rd: Yoakum Packing Co.- Chicken-on-a-stick

Best Fried Food:
1st: Holmes Smokehouse- Chicken Tender
2nd: Tad's Bodacious Burrito- Churro's
3rd: Yoakum Packing Co.- Texan Taters

Favorite Food:
1st: Bum's Blue Ribbon Grill- Pork & Venison Sausage
2nd: Piches Beignets- Fried Oreo
3rd: Cajun's Unlimited- Shrimp-on-a-Stick

Best BBQ:
1st: Holmes Smokehouse - Brisket Sandwich
2nd: Yoakum Packing Co.- Sliced Beef Sandwich
3rd: Ranch House Burger Barn- BBQ Rib

Best Dessert:
1st: Granny's Cheesecake- Chocolate Dipped Cheese Cake
2nd: Piches Beignets- Funnel Cake Sundae
3rd: Isabella's Italian Ice- Texan Italian Ice