Listings in Bay Area and Pearland
Ronnie Killen had his first barbecue joint by age 23, but left Houston for Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Institute in London, graduating first in his class. He returned to Houston in 2003 and now has three popular restaurants in the suburb of Pearland.
3613 E. Broadway
Pearland, Houston 77581
Commemorating the Battle of San Jacinto, where Texas won independence from Mexico in 1836, the park includes the San Jacinto Monument, whose pinnacle offers views of Houston, the ship channel and the battleship USS Texas. Museum, tours, gift shop.
3523 Independence Parkway
Bay Area, Houston 77571