BBQ in The Colony, TX

Looking for the perfect place to get that tangy-sweet BBQ flavor? BBQ Shack at Urban8 brings a unique and tasty experience to The Colony, TX.

Whether you’re enjoying a night out with friends, sharing a meal with family, or having a romantic evening with your significant other, food allows us to share stories, laugh, and create new memories with those we care about most. At BBQ Shack, our approach is simple: we marry the finest ingredients with traditional BBQ techniques to bring you slow-smoked barbecue perfection.

In addition to our heavenly selection of meats, we offer a variety of gluten-free and vegan options to ensure everyone can enjoy the wood-smoked taste and infusion of spices packed into each order. From our brown sugar BBQ baked beans and smoked beef brisket, to our chipotle ranch coleslaw and chorizo mac and cheese, your taste buds will enjoy the amazing flavor of authentic barbecue cuisine in each and every bite.

Stop by Urban8 and discover why we are the go-to BBQ place in The Colony for a savory meal!

Traditional BBQ

We’ve found the perfect harmony of time, flavor, and smoke for all of our dishes. Our meats, poultry, and vegetables are seasoned and cooked with all the makings of traditional barbecue, but topped with a modern flair that’s sure to satisfy all your cravings.

Gluten Free Options

For those looking to avoid gluten – whether out of preference or necessity – we have plenty of mouthwatering barbecue and snack options designed to meet your dietary needs. Our philosophy is to make sure all guests leave our BBQ joint with perfectly satisfied bellies!

Quality Ingredients

At our BBQ restaurant in The Colony, we source the highest quality ingredients to ensure our food is fresh, all-natural, and packed with flavor. Our recipes are prepared daily so you can enjoy a meal that is not only delicious, but healthy and fresh as well!

Urban8 Favorites

“Hot Mess” Sandwich

Smoked Brisket, Hickory Sausage, Pulled Pork, Pecan Smoked Bacon, Pickled Jalapeno and Aged Cheddar​ piled high on a House Baked Roll served with Chipotle Ranch Slaw

Smoked Turkey Breast Meal

Delicious slow-cooked smoked turkey breast served with two sides, homemade corn bread and horseradish pickles.

“BBQ shack is the go to! Pork belly was amazing, fresh baked bread. They also have a well stocked salad bar.”

– Chris P.

“The BBQ place was amazing. Had amazing food service as well. Very friendly, attentive, and super knowledgeable.”

– Katelynn M.

“BBQshack is the bomb. The Bird is 👍👍”

– Rickey W.

Learn More About Urban8

Whether it’s just you or a group of people, Urban8 is the place to be! With 8 chef-driven restaurants offering a variety of cuisine you can forget about your hunger and enjoy the lively atmosphere. Visit us during Happy Hour to take advantage of our drink specials!


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