The Journal Record
By Molly M. Fleming


OKLAHOMA CITY - One of Oklahoma's favorite food truck lines, Big Truck Tacos, is continuing its investment into the rising NW 23rd Street district with the creation of a barbecue restaurant.

Back Door Barbecue is set to open by July and will be at 315 NW 23rd St., next to Granddad's Bar, which is at 317 NW 23rd.

"I've lived in Austin for 14 years and I'm a huge fan of Texas barbecue," said Kathryn Mathis, co-founder of Big Truck Tacos. "(Co-founder) Chris Lower helped open Earl's Rib Palace and we've been playing around with smokers. We've just been putting recipes together."

Back Door Barbecue will be one of the newest additions to the district, which seems to be growing every day, a nice change for an area that once offered more danger than dining.

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