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Smokey J's Barbeque

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7008 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732
+1 512-331-4888
Today
07:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 19:00
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Austin, Texas
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

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Thank Greg A
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

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!

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Thank Ssands05
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

If you want melt-in-your-mouth pulled pork sandwiches at the bargain price of $5 this is the place too go! Also loved the baked potatoes stuffed with beef cheese AND sour cream

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Thank Julie M
Silsbee, Texas
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

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 down and orders are accurate. Eat in the shade under the trees at the outside... More 

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Thank SheriffofTexas
Austin, Texas
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515 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 319 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

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 the prices have gone up supstancially. My husband ordered a chopped beef sandwich for $5.50... More 

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Thank M J
Austin, Texas
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315 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Do yourself a favor on the way to/from Lake Travis. Stop by Smokey J's BBQ...you'll thank me later. I had the pulled pork sandwich dressed they way they normally serve it. I took it home and decided to take a bite to sample it then write about it. Ten minutes later the sandwich was gone...that's it. What else can I... More 

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Thank George A
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131 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Stopped by a month ago when in Austin on Biz. shredded pork sandwich was xlnt. Wish I'd had room for more. Very reasonable prices. Eat outdoors at a picnic bench.

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Thank Padraic M
Florida
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64 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Walk up BBQ joint with limited seating outdoors. Good sliced brisket sandwiches made to order for $5, how can you go wrong? We stop here when in town and needing a quick dose of Texas BBQ.

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Thank Terry T
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9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Cheap and good. With a Texaco in parking lot. Friendly restrooms very clean. Sandwiches and bulk. Square meal on a rounded bun.

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Thank Rockchalk R
Austin, Texas
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Great place to get Breakfast tacos or Barbecue for lunch! Very consistent, good food, cheap price,fast! If your in a hurry on the way to the Lake or where ever, This is a good stop!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7008 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-331-4888

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