Best Barbecue Restaurants in Austin

Handpicked Top 3 Barbecue Restaurants in Austin, Texas. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


900 East 11th Street, Austin, TX 78702

Since 2009

Brisket, Ribs, Pulled Pork, Turkey, Sausage, Bourbon Banana, Pecan, Key Lime, Lemongrass Pies, Brisket Sandwiches, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Turkey Sandwiches, Chopped Beef Sandwiches, Potato Salad, Slaw, Pinto Beans, Underwood Pinot Gris, Underwood Pinot Noir, BBQ Salad, Sauce & Beef

Buy Baby Back Rib & Chicken Dinner $13.45, Brisket Sandwiches $12 ● Specializes in Natural Brisket, Pulled Pork Ribs and Turkey ● Serves the highest quality meats, friendliest service and most authentic dishes ● Private dining rooms and outdoor seating available

Best BBQ by New York Times

Price: Starts from $3.50


Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon Closed

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401 West 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701

Since 2006

Appetizers, Spicy Deviled Eggs, Roasted Green Chili Queso, Smoked Brisket Salpicon, Crab Campechana, Grilled Flatbread, Chicken Fried Oysters, Smoked Natural Chicken Cobb Salad, Classic Beef Brisket, Wood Grilled Cheeseburger, Chopped Beef Sandwich, Pulled Pork Cuban, Slow Smoked Meats, Housemade Sides, Mac and Cheese & House Cuban Roll

Happy Hours available on Mon ● Sun (5:00 pm ● 7:00 pm) $2 off all Beverages at Both Bars ● Taste the Classic Iceberg Wedge, Smoked Natural Chicken Cobb Salad, Fried Green Tomatoes, Lambo‚Äôs Breakfast Sandwich, Pulled Pork Cuban and Lamberts Old School Bacon Benedict ● Try the Green Chile Cheese Grits, Ranch Style Baked Beans, Herbed Waffle Fries and Classic New Potato Salad ● Offers One BBQ Meat with Two Sides $17, Two Meat with Two Sides $19 & Three Meat with Two Sides $22

The South's Best BBQ Joints by Southern Living

Price: Starts from $5



Lunch: Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dinner: Sun - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Brunch: Sat & Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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801 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701

Since 1968

Pit Baked Beans, Cheesy Potatoes, Jerk Chicken Sandwiches, Cole Slaw, Cornbread Pudding, Waffle Fries, Mac and Cheese, Baby Back Ribs, Collard Greens, BBQ Sauce, Beef Brisket, Chicken, Pulled Pork, Carolina Chop Pork, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Sides, Boneless Smoked Jerk Chicken Thighs, Brisket Sandwiches & St Louis Cut Spare Ribs

Buy Family Style BBQ $23.95, 3 Meat Combo Plate $18.95 and 3 Meat Combo Plate $16.95 ● Provides catering services for parties, corporate events, benefits, weddings, and all types of events ● Try the Angus Beef Brisket, Chopped Pork, Pork Spare Ribs, Turkey Breast, Spicy Pollitos, Loaded Potato Skins, Buffalo Wings and Caesar Salad ● Take-out options, happy hours and outdoor seating available

Price: Starts from $5


Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 10:30 am - 12:30 pm|
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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