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BBQ caterer that will travel to the Lehigh Valley

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bogle821 Jan 11, 2010 01:06 PM

Does anyone know first -hand, of a REALLY good bbq caterer/restaurant? I don't think we want a pig roaster, we really want true bbq. Especially one with a travelling smoker to do ribs/ chicken/ brisket on-site. I'm in the Lehigh valley and the ones that are here are not up to snuff. It's for a rehearsal dinner in June. Thanks for any and all help!

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  1. kissdadish RE: bogle821 Jan 11, 2010 02:03 PM

    Feast Your Eyes Catering out of Philadelphia. They have a smoker from Mesquite, Texas that is about the size of a garden shed. It's the real deal, but all the smoking is done at their place. Brisket done the right way takes longer than any sane caterer wants to spend off site at someone's location.

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      JohnnyKBar RE: bogle821 Jan 11, 2010 05:15 PM

      Have you checked with Big Daddy's in Easton? I thought that they catered, but I'm not sure if they do it on-site.

      1. folprivate RE: bogle821 Jan 12, 2010 06:57 AM

        This guy has catered a number of parties we were at. Great BBQ and he has a huge smoker that will be parked in your yard the whole day. Gary Stephens WESTCOAST BBQ & GRILLE Allentown PA 610-703-5306

        1. Chefmonty RE: bogle821 Jan 13, 2010 04:40 AM

          Bones Grille, A BBQ restaurant just off the Lansdale exit on the NE Extension does catering

          http://www.bonesgrille.com/catering.html

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            cwdonald RE: Chefmonty Jan 13, 2010 05:01 AM

            You might call Blooming Glen Catering. They do bring the grills to your place and do bbq.If you ever drive by their outdoor tent in the summer you will smell the sweet smell of amazing bbq.

            http://www.bloomingglencatering.com/G....

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            EpicurBurbs RE: bogle821 Jan 13, 2010 06:08 AM

            Tex's BBQ rotates weekend locations around the western suburbs - and has good BBQ. I know they cater but have no details (only purchased from the truck). Website is:
            http://www.texsbbqpa.com/

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              monchichi RE: EpicurBurbs Jan 14, 2010 05:42 PM

              i second texs........

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                kissdadish RE: EpicurBurbs Jan 15, 2010 10:35 AM

                I've had Tex's and would give an enthusiastic recommendation for casual dining, but I wouldn't put MY rehearsal dinner in their hands.

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