Awards and Press

 

BB on Chefs Coast to Coast

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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! 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!

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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.

We are THRILLED!

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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.

At BB’s Cafe, crawfish make the cash registers ring

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The Houston Chronicle featured BB’s Café interviewing owner, Brooks Bassler, all about BB’s Café and CRAWFISH! Read the full article here.

BB’s Wins #1 at Houston City Voter for Best Cajun/Creole

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BB’s Café has won FIRST PLACE at the Houston’s City Voter website under the category Cajun/Creole – Best of 2015 View the entire list here.

Tex-Cajun Virgin Fries are Among the Best Fries in Houston!

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Thank you, Thrillist! “Double points go to anyone that get through the Cajun take on poutine — in which a mountain of shoestring fries gets covered in chile con queso, rich gravy, and mouthwatering roast beef — by themselves. Eat them late-night, or anytime where you can take a nice long nap afterward.” Read the Read More.

Where to Find Houston’s Best Po’Boys When You’re Missing NOLA

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Houston Eater has complied a list of the best Po’boys in Houston and our Po’boys made the list at number 2! Check out the entire list here.

THE 14 BEST SANDWICH SHOPS IN HOUSTON

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Thrillist complied a list of the 14 best sandwich shops in Houston and BB’s Café made the list! Read the entire list here.

BB’s Café expands into Katy in time for Mardi Gras

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Fox 26 featured BB’s Café’s new location in Katy, TX! Check it out here or watch below: FOX 26 News | MyFoxHouston

Popular Houston Restaurant Brings Tex-Orleans Cooking to Katy

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Covering Katy reviewed our new location in Katy! Read what Melissa Long had to say here.

Top 10 Crawfish Joints in Houston

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BB’s Café made the top 10 crawfish joints in all of Houston! View the entire list here.

Owner of fast-growing Cajun restaurant has expansion on his mind

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Houston Press has interviewed owner, Brooks Bassler, about the Katy location! Read here.

The 11 Best Spots for Late-Night Eats in Houston

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Thrillist has complied a list of the 11 best spots for late night eating in Houston and BB’s Café has made the list! Read here.

Houston finally gets a worthy 24-hour restaurant? Popular Montrose spot makes a bold move

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BB’s Café Montrose location will be open 24 hours! Read the article here.

Cajun-fusion late-night restaurant expands to suburbs

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BB’s Café expands to Katy! Read the article here.

Best Late Night Spot

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Voted best late night spot by Houston Business Journal!

Up Close With Brooks Bassler (’02)

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Bauer Entrepreneurship Grad Serves Flavors of Texas and Louisiana at his Three BB’s Cafés University of Houston’s Bauer College of Business interviewed Brooks Bassler about BB’s Café. Read the Q&A here.

Houston Press Best Cajun Restaurant – 2009

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BB’s Cafe won Best Cajun Restaurant 2009 in the Houston Press Best of competition.“BB’s Cajun Cafe isn’t entirely Cajun. Sure‚ the oyster poor boy with big‚ gooey crusted oysters is plenty Cajun…” View Article