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Danny's Smokehouse BBQ

850 E Corsicana St, Athens, TX 75751-2629
+1 903-675-5238
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chopped beef” (4 reviews)
“fried okra” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
850 E Corsicana St, Athens, TX 75751-2629
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Danny's has decent BBQ. Pretty much our only option in Athens. The other little BBQ shack in town is inconsistent and over rated. Danny's pretty much the same every time you go..

Thank Fbref2000
Reviewed 17 August 2017

great BBQ. Good chopped beef and ribs and chicken. Been eating here for years. Love the sauce for extra good taste. Can special order big or small orders especially good at holiday time or when family is coming in.

Thank dmd-psd
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Danny's has been around for many years in Athens, TX. The Bar-B-Que is flavorful and tender and moist, and generous.. I usually order the sliced beef sandwich and my husband gets the chopped beef. Both are excellent as is the sauce. The vegetables are good...More

Thank ruthm452016
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This BBQ restaurant was on the way to kayaking destination. Very good food at a reasonable price. Talked to the Owner (Danny), real nice, home town person that never met a stranger.

Thank David W
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Delicious, tender, moist & smokey brisket. Excellent sides and desserts. Friendly service. Cute country decor. We paid $5.99 for the lunch special: brisket sandwich (generous), chips and soda. Best part: you get to add the good BBQ sauce - as much or as little as...More

1  Thank Delaw
Reviewed 20 January 2017

like all bbq places,if you don't get the special,it is a little high but the food and service is really good,they don't skimp on the food on the plate and danny,the owner is a home town good guy.

Thank boangela62
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

If you love dry ribs this is the place. I've been going there for years and love it. The pinto beans are great too.

1  Thank DewayneFreudenrich
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Old school atmosphere that needs an update! The meat is consistent and done right. Not as good on the sides and a little pricey.

Thank rhlife
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great food. Everything you could ask for in a BBQ place. Family owned and operated for years. A staple in our community.

1  Thank Keith L
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This place is great for lunch, the food is prepared for you as you work you way down a short line of fixens.

Thank Theresa G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 E Corsicana St, Athens, TX 75751-2629
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 903-675-5238
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