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Micklethwait Catering

Micklethwait Catering offers award-winning Central Texas barbecue and regional fare from pitmaster Tom Micklethwait and our talented culinary team. Our catering menu is entirely scratch-made, from the sausages to the sauce to the desserts. Whether 50 people or 5,000, Micklethwait’s expert catering crew provides custom dynamic barbecue experiences powered by homegrown Texas hospitality.

We offer Texas barbecue buffets, food truck catering, private event space rental and custom corporate event experiences. Read more about our services below and to view our menus.


Micklethwait’s signature catered buffets are the perfect feast for weddings, parties and corporate events. Customize your buffet with a choice of slow-smoked meats and seasonal, scratch-made sides.

To ensure the highest quality dining experience, our talented catering team provides:

  • Delivery, set-up and breakdown of the buffet.
  • Onsite meat cutting by our expert carvers
  • Special transport and serving containers including hot boxes, chafing dishes and all necessary platters.
  • Halal/pork-free /vegan/gluten-free options available
  • Minimal food waste — all unused/unclaimed food donated to local food partners


Taco Bronco offers smoked meat tacos and classic Tex-Mex from the Micklethwait Craft Meats BBQ team. Taco Bronco prides itself on cooking up scratch-made tacos and fresh salsas served from our gussied-up horse trailer.  Find the Taco Bronco travelling taco trailer at our monthly pop-ups and at your favorite festivals, weddings and shindigs across central Texas. Everybody loves a taco party!


Micklethwait Craft Meats offers a quintessential Austin dining experience for after-hours private events. Guests can enjoy slow-smoked barbecue and made-from-scratch sides while nestled in a secluded Eastside setting just one mile from downtown. The space features 10,000 sq. ft. of lush Texas shade trees, wooden picnic tables and fiery barbecue pits cooking up some of the best smoked meats in Texas.

For a quote or more information, please email our Catering Office.


The Micklethwait catering team loves to get creative and collaborate on large-scale custom food experiences. We’ve worked with global brands to bring their experiential catering vision to fruition. Our capabilities include:

  • Onsite smokers and live fire experiences
  • Custom seasonal menus from small bites to premium main courses
  • Fleet of mobile vintage trailers for food or beverage service
  • Expertly-staffed food and carving stations
  • Collaborative food experience design and execution


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