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Joe Allen's Pit Bar B Que

1233 South Treadaway, Abilene, TX 79602
+1 325-672-6082
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“cornbread” (16 reviews)
“steak” (55 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1233 South Treadaway, Abilene, TX 79602
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good. I had the chicken fried steak it was cook well not tough. Waitress was friendly , personable and keep my cup full. Good price.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

m eals are always good. Still like the atmosphere before it was remodeled!. Plenty of other good places for bar-b-que in Abilene!

Thank haliabilene_TX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Texas style atmosphere, food was good and there were plenty of choices on the menu for kids and adults. Service was great.

Thank CityCamping101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Still occasionally visit at lunch and on weekends. I guess, remembering the great days on South Treadaway, I desperately hope that Joe Allen will resurrect and miraculously bounce back to its previous glory. Service is bad, it is not clean at all, food is substandard....More

Thank davidcX3274RM
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I used to be a meat eater. I loved the brisket in a stuffed baked potato. Now that I am eating only vegetarian I still find plenty of great items on the menu when dining with friends that are crazy for the ribs and brisket!...More

1  Thank SurfartistCR
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The place is huge, we were party of 8. They accommodate us well! Excellent steak with amazing bread. The service was great too.

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Service was good and the food was great. well worth the stop. The place is not crowded if you go early.

Thank confusedtraveler2016
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I had the smallest size ribeye steak, cooked medium and it was really the BEST steak I've had in ages -- loved it. I also loved the summer squash -- best I've ever had. Loved the jalapeno cornbread -- delicious. The waitress was amazing. My...More

Thank DallasMomDadKids
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Joe Allen's has been in business for many, many years in Abilene. The Bar B Que is good, but their ribeye steak is totally awesome! Mesquite fire, cooked to perfection! Cant go wrong with a bone in ribeye from Joe Allen's!!

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Joe Allen's is probably the best BBQ in Abilene. Best to go in for lunch. I don't like how the main cook chops the beef out there on the line so dang loud.

Thank 647maryjr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1233 South Treadaway, Abilene, TX 79602
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 325-672-6082
  • E-mail
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