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Leon's World's Finest Incorporated

101 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2607
+1 409-763-5651
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“ribs” (6 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“bbq” (12 reviews)
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101 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2607
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We stopped at Leon's specifically because of the Texas Monthly acknowledgement. Our service was good. Slow, but that's okay, we were on Island time, but another couple came in, sat down, waited about half an hour without anyone offering them service, and then they got...More

Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Went by this address twice yesterday. It's a private home, and doesn't look lived in. No signage, no one around. Appears to be another phony entry.

6  Thank danny w
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Leon's is amazing!! Had the smoked turkey and pork ribs for dinner and they were both delicious. For dessert, I had a slice of their sweet potato pie. Also amazing! Leon's is a tiny place and nothing fancy but if you're looking for great Texas...More

Thank Greenpoint67
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Delicious, this will be on our places to stop list for sure. We visit every year, will be back. Awesome food, good service.

Thank Charles N
Reviewed 1 October 2015

If you are on island in search of some good BBQ then head to Leon's for there is nothing better. While it is not great by Texas standards, it is for Galveston

1  Thank D S
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We visited Galveston last week, and we enjoyed Leon's BBQ twice. Hands down, the best, most authentic BBQ I've ever had. The entire family enjoyed everything they ate. My son LOVED the rum cake for dessert. You won't regret a trip here.

1  Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I've driven past Leon's for years and finally stopped for lunch. I was very surprised by the quality of the food. Leon was in the dining room and treated guests. Nothing fancy here but great bbq

2  Thank Bert M
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Ribs are delicious and tender. Also liked chopped beef sandwich. Coleslaw had a bit too much mayo for my taste. Very friendly staff:)

1  Thank Gogovan
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Mr. Leoon's (known to the locals)has some of the best BBQ on the island. It's cooked on real wood. Mr. Leon's is right on the corner in a little quaint light blue converted house. When you exit off 45 onto Broadway street in Galveston you...More

Thank LovedLV
Reviewed 3 December 2014

we have very few BAR B QUE restaurants on island this restaurant located on 55th broadway has the best ribs in the entire county .

Thank Buzzy L
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating
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Open Hours
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-5651
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