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Central Texas Style Barbecue

4110 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4116
+1 281-485-9626
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Barbecue
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4110 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4116
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate out Friday night at Central Texas we were surprised by the short line to order. The BBQ was ok, the pulled pork had no BBQ flavor, the chopped beef was so so, the chicken was dry, the turkey was the best meat we had...More

Thank jacktn13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stepping inside the door was a bit disheartening as we saw a line extending around the corner and into the two adjoining rooms - at least 70 people, all waiting patiently for their turn to order the famous culinary delights from Central. Mine was Pulled...More

Thank DrJimDoster
ruthmarie, Owner at Central Texas Style Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a wonderful review to read this morning. We so so appreciate you taking the time to write this ... on behalf of all of us at the barbecue place THANKYou!!!ruth LeClere

Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a large assortment of dishes I love the Mary Jane plate. You can order different types of sandwiches until you find your favorite. Then try the dinner. Plate I've been getting take out orders for over twenty years.More

Thank Melinda D
ruthmarie, Owner at Central Texas Style Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Melinda ... thank you so much for being such a loyal customer.my family really loves the fact that so many of our customers have been coming for barbecue for 20 ,30, even 48 years. We appreciate it more than I can express in this response!thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You can be assured of top-notch tender B-B-Q here. Central knows it has to maintain its' name; and it does so beautifully.

Thank Ezlife71
ruthmarie, Owner at Central Texas Style Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey ez.....we really appreciate your comments!pearland has grown like crazy from 48 years ago when we first started. I believe we are the oldest restaurant in Pearland and currently have four generations working here !!!!thanks again... Ruth LeClere

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

long line. family style. bbq chicken is dry. ribs just full of sauce. not impressed.. rather disapppinted

Thank Xmas Visitor X
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Central TX is a great place for authentic BBQ in the pearland area. It has a great home town family feel and the meats and veggies are excellent with a wide variety

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have done business her for 10 years. Food quality is consistent and delicious. THe Banana pudding is top notch as well as the sweet potatoes and the greems!

Thank Keith M
ruthmarie, Owner at Central Texas Style Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Keith ... we really appreciate your comments!!!!so happy you like our food! A big thank you from my family and me:)Ruth LeClere

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This home town family owned business is such a pleasure to visit. The food is delicious and they have generous servings. Make you feel like family.

Thank carolyncS156JP
ruthmarie, Owner at Central Texas Style Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Carolyn for your sweet review!!!!Ruth LeClere

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have heard of this place for some time so while we were in the area we stopped and enjoyed the sliced BBQ beef with generous sides.

Thank GaryLee75409
ruthmarie, Owner at Central Texas Style Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Gary Lee! So happy you stopped in!ruth LeClere

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Big and delicious portions; one meal can probably serve a couple.  Great bbq! Good caterer too.  May experience a 5-10 minute wait during lunch peak time. Other than those times, ordering is a breeze. We come in at least once a month. The interior is...More

Thank Anita C
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Ricki D
21 January 2015|
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Response from HoustonToby | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as others have already suggested, I believe up to 4 are allowed per order but there is a small premium on the mixed orders like that and your portions get pretty small for each.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
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10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4110 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-4116
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pearland
  • Phone Number: +1 281-485-9626
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