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Green Mesquite BBQ & More

$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Southwestern
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9900 S Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78748-3885
+1 512-282-7100
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No trip to Texas is complete without barbecue, and you cannot go wrong at Green Mesquite. We ordered pork and brisket and were delighted with the yummyness of our entrées. I would suggest, however, that they consider using bigger plates, as their ample portions were difficult to manage on the small plates that we had. Other than that, it was... More 

Thank Melody L
San Diego, California
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153 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw the tourist lines at downtown restaurants, and saw this place was busy on the way to Zilker park. After an afternoon at the park, we stopped on the way out. It was a nice surprise how good the food was, and lots of it.

Thank john g
Leawood, Kansas
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418 reviews
360 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is the first time we have been here. We were in the area & I found out about this place & heard good reviews. I saw onthe menu they have an all you can eat BBQ option. I thought this was a way for me to try a few different items. I was happy I did. The ribs were... More 

Thank ALAN W
New Boston, Texas
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

When I travel, I like to see if where I am going offers any restaurants that has been on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - and Austin had no shortage of them. The Green Mesquite BBQ was high on the their list, and I LOVE barbeque - so it was a "no brainer" for me. When I drove up, it appeared... More 

Thank Jo J
Athens, GA
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79 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We stumbled upon this place and decided to try it. The food was excellent. BBQ was really really good and their vegetables tasted homemade! The service was great also. If I'm ever in the area again, I wouldn't hesitate to eat here again!

Thank Kacki62
Buda, Texas
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583 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

I have been here several times. The service is always pretty good. All dinners come with a good assortment of sides. The barbeque is pretty good. The sauce is tasty. There is indoor and outdoor seating. There is available parking. Good for friends, families, couples, lunch and dinner.

Thank daddymo2
Austin, Texas
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188 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We ate here today during a thunder storm. When we got there the power was out and to our surprise they were still able to cook. Our server was great and very attentive. We ordered the fried pickles as an appetizer and they were really good. All of us really liked our meals. The power being out made our trip... More 

Thank Adam G
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Average BBQ, below average service. Ordered the Brisket plate with corn and potato salad. The brisket itself was average tasting. (I've had better in Austin, but this was alright). The corn was amazing, and if you like your potato salad to be all mustard and nothing else, this potato salad is for you. The corn, however, was great. We also... More 

Thank Hannah W
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Must say I love the jambalaya and the ribs sausage is great. Service great wonderful location on garden springs road. If ur in town try it can't go wrong.

Thank Dad529
Boise, Idaho
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101 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

We found this BBQ place on the recommendation of the Food Network Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. We ordered a variety of dinners: ribs (excellent), BBQ Pork on a bun, a Prime Rib plate, and the Catfish. All were good, but nothing outstanding. The restaurant is very casual and the service was friendly. The restaurant was a bit difficult to find... More 

Thank Cathie M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9900 S Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78748-3885
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-282-7100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?