First responders, medical workers and out-of-work hospitality industry employees are invited to Cypress Trail Hideout, home of Pappa Charlies Barbeque, for free lunch Friday, April 17.

Guests are asked to bring a proof of their affiliation in the form of a pay stub or organizational ID. They can pick up a complimentary brisket or pulled pork sandwich, chips and a drink from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. while supplies last at 25610 Hempstead Road, Cypress.

The eatery remains open for delivery and takeout during this time. See our feature on the locally owned eatery from March 2019 here.

Call 281-213-4136 or visit for more information.