Salt Lick BBQ now has a food truck at Moontower Saloon in South Austin

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Salt Lick BBQ, which operates locations in Driftwood and Round Rock, is serving up its barbecue at Moontower Saloon on Manchaca Road.

Salt Lick started serving food at the local bar in November on a limited basis and recently purchased a food truck, which it opened Jan. 10 on the property, Catering Director Shane Griffith said.

“We like the atmosphere there,” he said, noting he had been to the venue before to help with a benefit following area floods. “We just thought we worked well together.”

Currently, the truck is open Tue. and Thu. 5 p.m.-11 p.m. and Sat. 2 p.m.-11 p.m. and by the end of February the truck will expand its hours to include Fri. 5 p.m.-11 p.m. and Sun. 2 p.m.-11 p.m., Griffith said. The truck's menu offerings include brisket nachos, brisket sandwiches and pulled pork sandwiches. More information about the menu and catering is available by calling 512-858-4959 or visiting www.saltlickbbq.com.

 
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By Kelli Weldon

Kelli joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter and has been covering Southwest Austin news since July 2012. She was promoted to editor of the Southwest Austin edition in April 2015. In addition to covering local businesses, neighborhood development, events, transportation and education, she is also the beat reporter covering the Travis County Commissioners Court.


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