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Robinson's BBQ

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5920 Hillside Rd, Amarillo, TX 79109-6215
+1 806-358-2194
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:30
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Amarillo, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stopped here for years. When you get off work and need to grab something that is easy tastes great and is quick this is our go to place. We just use the drive up and we are on our way.

Thank gsimpson7
Amarillo, Texas
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69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We love the combination plate! But we Love their coleslaw so sometimes we just get their coleslaw to compliment something we fixed ourselves. They have a drive up so that makes it nice.

Thank n s
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Nice and large portion of meat as well as sides, fast service and friendly. I found the access to the highway easy to manage as well as ample parking.

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Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

In my experience, "hole in the wall" spots are usually a town's best kept secret, but Robinson's was a let down. My brisket was great, but the sausage and the sides were subpar at best; the cole slaw, beans and cornbread were flavorless. This can be a great place if they re-tool the menu a bit.

Thank Travis M
Amarillo, Texas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Their chopped beef sandwiches are ok. Nice place to drive through and get a sandwich at noon.We often need lunch before we get to our next appointment.

Thank graceforme
Amarillo, Texas
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230 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We really like the barbeque at Robinson's, but typically get it to take home. The ribs are very meaty and tender, the brisket has a good smoke flavor, and the sausage is good. The sides are good, but limited choices. The service can be hit and miss, but most of the time they are not friendly and almost uncaring. I... More 

Thank Brad C
Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were driving through northern Texas on our way to the west coast and couldn't help but make a stop for some quality Texas BBQ when we found this cute little BBQ joint. Was the food ever delicious! We both love bbq and LOVE the pulled pork sandwich & slaw that we had at Robinson's. Any road... More 

Thank Natalie N
Suffield, Connecticut
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2013 via mobile

Lets face it. This place is no chain restauran. A unique restaurant with a vibe all it's own. The building is an older building in a shopping area that appears to have sprung up around it. The place must be 50 years old and shows it. But in the last 50 years they have worked out the recipes for ribs,... More 

1 Thank VG109
Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
1 review
Reviewed 15 July 2013

If you want the real Texas bbq experience, head here. Biggest pork ribs I've ever seen, and I know my ribs. I also love the chopped beef and hot link sausage.

Thank Patrick J
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2013 via mobile

Perfect greasy spoon. Wonderful food. They haven't wasted any investment on overhead. Love the burritos. Onion rings are to kill for.

1 Thank Krwman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5920 Hillside Rd, Amarillo, TX 79109-6215
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-358-2194

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?