Still as wonderful as it's always been from back in the early 80s. Remember days of enjoying the lake with some barbecue brisket from Smokey J's. The true Austin tradition in barbecue.
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The pork sandwich was sizable, but it was very difficult to eat in the piece of paper provided. Also, the sauce that was put on it was thin and runny, and a bit on the bitter side.
Hard to beat this small, time-worn shack of a restaurant. Quick and friendly service at a window, great brisket and huge stuffed potatoes. A great quick lunch.
They had a $5.00 special on a Pulled Pork Sandwich and it was really good. They put so much meat on it, it got sloppy which I love.
The food is delicious. We purchased enough BBQ for 100 people and it was ready on time and fresh. The restaurant only accepts cash so be aware of that!
While not the best brisket sandwich I've ever eaten this is a good stop for a quick lunch. Unique set up as there are numerous windows to not only take your order but the employee makes your lunch as well. This process keeps the lines...More
My husband and I have been eating at Smokey J’s for about 25 years. The restaurant is a small building with a walk up window. There is no indoor dining just picnic tables. The food has already been excellent and prices were good. More recently...More