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Big Tex

308 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
+1 404-377-3939
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
3 Nov 2014
“Great Brunch”
20 Sep 2014
“Great place to watch a game”
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Mexican, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
RATINGS
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LOCATION
308 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 4 November 2014

Brunch was amazing. I enjoyed the grilled fish and grit cakes. The grit cakes were so good we ordered two extra orders to share at table.

Thank Trena M
Reviewed 21 September 2014

I ended up here by accident because I went to Smith's Olde Bar was not open. They sent me to their sister bar, Big Tex. The people here are really nice and service is great. The food was outstanding! I had a hamburger with hand...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Walking around the charming City of Decatur we came across Big Tex. On first impressions another Tex Mex style burger joint. But then we heard the live music. This was a Sunday lunch ("brunch") slot and there was live blue grass band playing. We went...More

1  Thank DaveThomasLeicester
Reviewed 19 August 2014

I looooove the roasted corn. Great fries and sides in general. I'm sad that they discontinued the pork from Fox Bros. The specials are amazing, so go for a surprise and sides.

1  Thank sjboyden
Reviewed 15 August 2014

My husband and I had made plans to eat dinner at another place, and we stopped here to have a few beers beforehand. I can imagine myself having a good time here if this had been our destination and even being a regular here if...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 8 July 2014

After being referred here from the other restaurant FOX Brothers that they own, we were looking forward to eating here. the menu is very small not a lot to choose from. The queso dip is good, I had a buffalo chicken sandwich, which was big,and...More

Thank johnchisolm2
Reviewed 5 June 2014

The bluegrass brunch at Big Tex on Sunday was the highlight of our 3-day trip to Atlanta. The food, service, and live music were beyond excellent. Texans and Southwesterners will appreciate the migas served here, which are as good if not better than any I've...More

Thank Kurt N
Reviewed 16 March 2014

My husband and I were really looking forward to eating here after looking at the menu online. We were severely disappointing. The menu was trimmed to just burgers because there was a band playing outside. Not only was there a band playing outside, but there...More

1  Thank Nude A
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Went here with a large group of family members and we had quite a good time. Margaritas by the pitcher and lots of tasty food. I had the Sonoran Dog. Good food selection for kids too. Very friendly and attentive staff. I would return here...More

Thank Optibeam
Reviewed 6 January 2014

My in-laws like to go to the music store nearby and I've always wondered about this restaurant. I finally went with a friend and really enjoyed it! I had the 1/2 pound turkey burger, easily the biggest turkey burger in Atlanta! It was delicious. I...More

1  Thank kurokitty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$17
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-377-3939
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