JL’s Lone Star BBQ to close brick-and-mortar store

JL's Lone Star BBQ meal with meat and white bread and pickles and sauce on black and white checkered tablecloth
JL's Lone Star BBQ will close its brick-and-mortar storefront Dec. 21. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)

JL's Lone Star BBQ will close its brick-and-mortar storefront Dec. 21. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)

JL’s Lone Star BBQ will close its storefront Dec. 21, according to the restaurant's Facebook page. The former food truck offered barbecue, blending North Carolina and Texas flavors. The storefront opened June 26. The post said the restaurant will continue offering catering services. 17156 W. FM 1097, Montgomery. 936-672-6413. www.jlsbbq.com

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By Andy Li

Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now covers the Conroe Independent School District, Montgomery City Council and transportation.


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