JW’s Place Soul Food and Barbeque has a full bar with specialty cocktails, happy hour, and in-car daiquiri. (Ally Bolender / Community Impact Journal)
Jack and Cassaundra Webb, owners of JW’s Place Soul Food and Barbeque on Springs Trails Ridge in the spring, said they pride themselves on offering a menu of completely homemade food based on recipes passed down through the generations of the two family trees.
“Everything is homemade,” Cassaundra said. “You will not see a box in our kitchen [besides] corn flour or meal.
Led by Executive Chef William Gainey, the owners said JW’s Place offers traditional southern and soulful cuisine that is hard to find in the Spring area, such as cornbread or liver and onions. hot.
JW’s Place Soul Food and Barbeque serves traditional barbecue dishes, such as smoked meats and homemade barbecue sauce, as well as soul dishes and Southern fare, such as oxtail and catfish. smoke.
“You can’t go anywhere around us and catch smoked catfish,” Jack said. “It’s a unique place [dish]. “
Accompaniments include a four cheese mac and cheese, tomato okra, cabbage and smoked beans. However, the chef’s menu and specialties often change daily, and Cassaundra said they always add new items to the menu, such as stuffed turkey thighs or okra during the winter. A Sunday brunch is also offered, typically serving shrimp and oatmeal as well as chicken and waffles. The restaurant also offers keto, vegan, and vegetarian options.
” I do not want [the menu] forever stay the same, ”Cassaundra said.
For dessert, JW’s Place offers a variety of sweets, such as lemon pound cake, sweet potato pie, and peach cobbler with Cassaundra’s house cream.
The owners of JW’s Place have said they want to combine the food with a stylish atmosphere, offering a change from the way barbecue and Southern cuisine is traditionally served. In the evenings, the restaurant offers set tables and live music.
“Our menu is diverse,” said Cassaundra. “One thing about our menu is we want to be soul food and barbecue, but we also want to be stylish. “
JW’s Place offers an ‘elegant night’ or steak night on Thursdays with live music, wine and craft cocktails.
Additionally, JW’s Place offers a daiquiri drive-thru, shows Thursday through Sunday, Sunday brunch, happy hour, catering services, and the option to rent the location for private parties.
The owners have stated that JW’s Place is a restaurant where everyone is welcome.
“You are at home,” Cassaundra said. “We want you to feel at home when you are here. “
The owners said their plans for the future included opening the space on Monday evening for wine tastings and launching the “Battle of the Chefs,” an event where chefs from the Houston area could participate. in a cooking competition. The opening of a second location in the area is also a possibility on the horizon, according to the owners.
“We have a lot of visions for the future,” Cassaundra said.
JW’s Place Soul Food and BBQ
28533 Springs Trails Ridge, Ste. 108, spring