You can't beat...
June 2, 2003 4:55 AM   Subscribe

When travelling in New Orleans, perhaps you've seen a billboard or a bumper sticker with the phrase "You can't beat Wagner's Meat". Wagner's Meat, a small convenience chain with its most prominent gas station/meat market on South Claiborne and MLK, isn't just known for their bumperstickers, but also for their Chicken Box fast food joints (Tastes like Mama's!) and their "inspirational" marquee boards in front of every store. Unfortunately, the link to have the quotes emailed to you on a regular basis is broken, but if you go to the front page of Wagner's Meat, there's a new one on the bottom of the page each time...
posted by Katemonkey (9 comments total)
Culver City will destroy all challengers.
posted by xpoint at 5:37 AM on June 2, 2003

there is a booth at the local saturday market here with the slogan:

"you can beat my meat, but you can't lick my sauce"

very classy
posted by chrisroberts at 7:57 AM on June 2, 2003

Of course there are the myriad Bar-B-Que places with the motto "Put Some South in Your Mouth"
posted by Pollomacho at 8:03 AM on June 2, 2003

This is America. I like it.
posted by 111 at 8:32 AM on June 2, 2003

Wagners, June '99. Their crawfish ain't bad, either.
posted by muckster at 8:56 AM on June 2, 2003

I don't know about Wagners, but I could bury my face in some muffulettas any god damn day.
posted by Hankins at 9:34 AM on June 2, 2003

Nice ad
posted by jamespake at 12:44 PM on June 2, 2003

I can still remember the day that Willie's Meats changed its name to Billy's Meat, mostly for the laughing when I found that we had announced it on Page 1 (I worked at the local afternoon daily newspaper). Damn good food, though.
posted by planetkyoto at 2:12 AM on June 3, 2003

Smokin' Moe's in Winter Park Colorado. Slogan: You just can't beat Moe's meat.
posted by hal incandenza at 10:03 PM on June 3, 2003

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