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Railhead Smokehouse

$$ - $$$American, , Barbecue
2900 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-5613
+1 817-738-9808
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (109 reviews)
“potato salad” (23 reviews)
“fries” (41 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2900 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-5613
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1 - 10 of 299 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ribs & Cole slaw were Good. The BBQ Sauce a little Tangy. Potato Salad was Average. They have a Bar area, Dining area & Patio.The Onion Rings were good. Price very Reasonable. We will eat there again.

Thank Mark-Pat2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious, falling off the bone ribs and hand cut French fries. Today we enjoyed ours outside in the shade.

Thank karenbbird
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Went with a friend to the Fort Worth location and I'm pretty particular about my BBQ. Was pleasantly surprised but the great taste and juiciness of the brisket made me a fan! Looking forward to my next time!

Thank Astros80
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

It has been many years since I've been to this restaurant... my memories of the cold beer was accurate! The shiner bock I ordered was extremely cold in the chilled glass. The barbecue itself was decent, I tried both the sliced brisket and sausage. Not...More

Thank Andres C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Been eating here for about 15 years. VERY reasonable prices. Very informal, good place to come for great BBQ, in a very relaxed setting. You stand in line to order/get the food and bring it back to your table, so don’t expect “atmosphere”, but be...More

Thank texastransplant100
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This place has excellent North Texas BBQ, which yes is different from central Texas for sure. Think thick sauce, and lots of smoke. But what I love is that it's a real down to earth local flavor joint. The T-shirt is worth it "life is...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Absolutely must-go BBQ and beer joint in Fort Worth. Has positively the coldest beer in town -- see picture with frost rising out of the mug. In addition to coldest beer, barbeque is tasty. The platter of french fries with grilled onions are great. RH...More

Thank georgevE5533BX
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

As a native FW girl and BBQ LOVER I've tried most every BBQ joint in DFW. Railhead is hands down best in my book. The ribs are my favorite but I also love the chopped beef sandwich. The atmosphere is FW casual and the food...More

Thank Tambra S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of meat on my sandwich. So much that I needed a fork. Good sauce and fresh cut fries. Busy on a Friday night but still easy to get a table.

Thank ljthumper
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

No sweet tea!!! Cold BBQ baked potato, ewww! My kids never disliked BBQ until here. The title seriously go to Dickies instead is what our whole family said. Plus the wait in line was slow.

Thank markwilhoite
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-5613
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-738-9808
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