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Central Texas Bar-b-q

8101 Airport Blvd Ste 39, Houston, TX 77061-4138
+1 713-641-3360
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (15 reviews)
“mac n cheese” (2 reviews)
“pecan pie” (2 reviews)
American, Barbecue
8101 Airport Blvd Ste 39, Houston, TX 77061-4138
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside it looks nothing, but inside it is fun and great atmosphere. A real BBQ hole in the wall place. The BBQ is good, the greens are really good. I had brisket and pulled pork. The brisket was 4 stars, decent smoke ring,...More

Thank DutchTX
Reviewed 6 January 2018

My hotel had referred me to eat at Central and to go before they ran out. I found the staff to be very welcoming and friendly. It was a busy day as most all the tables were full in both the main and overflow rooms....More

Thank Josh W
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

First time visit for lunch. It wasn’t the quality or flavor of the majority of BBQ restaurants in Texas. BBQ was not very favorable and the sauce didn’t have a memorable taste. Cabbage and green beans sides were plain and didn’t add anything extra to...More

Thank Traveler38135
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

With a location close to the Hobby Airport, Central Texas Bar-b-q is the bomb. The friendly staff recommended the brisket and spicy links and both were fantastic. The mac and cheese was very good as were the baked beans.

Thank Jonnyjetprop
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Very convenient location across from Hobby airport. Once of the staff was in the parking lot when I pulled in. Guided me to the "VIP" parking spot. Very friendly!! Inside, lots of animal heads on the walls. You could tell immediately that most of the...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Classic Texas style BBQ and very nice environment. Had the sampler plate and there were smoke rings on the Brisket. Yyyyyuuuummmm!

Thank maxwell r
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

A standard for the folks that live and work near Hobby airport. For some good down home cooking and stick to yer ribs Texas barbecue there just isn't any better. Great food fairly priced. Friendly helpful staff. Family owned and operated. Great atmosphere! You'll love...More

Thank 1961Charles
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Lots of parking and seating. They have plenty of your typical southern sides.(nothing too healthy) Meat and three OR two meats OR three meats. Nice big portions with plenty to take home. They also have a jalapeno bar. We came here because the trendy BBQ...More

Thank Allison C
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The ribs were great and the mac and cheese was killer! Fun atmosphere perfect for barbeque. Would recommend to anyone who really loves ribs.

Thank Patbro
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Grab a tray and head through the serving line. one, two, or three meat plates as well as by the pound. Great meats and a wide variety of sides and deserts. Many more than most places. Highly recommend the broccoli and rice but everything we...More

Thank Leroy H
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8101 Airport Blvd Ste 39, Houston, TX 77061-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-641-3360
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