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Johnny's Steaks & Bar-Be-Que

301 Thomas Arnold Rd, Salado, TX 76571
+1 254-947-4663
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (38 reviews)
“steak” (66 reviews)
“cobbler” (11 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
301 Thomas Arnold Rd, Salado, TX 76571
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate lunch there yesterday with family. Have been to this bar-b-q place many times. Most of the time I have either a burger or salad. The grilled chicken is quite good. However yesterday I had a Chicken Fried Steak. The menu states that it was...More

Thank a4gentxn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An early supper so my colleague could get to Bible study...brisket plate (meat was generous but a touch dry), beans great, coleslaw good ... server was nice and attentive .... a 4-430 visit gets a quieter time and less crowding,...

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This is a typical BBQ restaurant, which are on every block in Texas. The food is tasty, but not particularly special. Restaurant is small and crowded. The whole time you are eating, people are coming in and standing, coveting your table. For Salado it's fine,...More

Thank Shirley B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A great range of Texas favorites no matter what you are looking for in Texas fair From BBQ to chicken fried steak. Great bake potatoes and salads too. Check out their nightly specials and you might even catch a concert on scheduled nights.

Thank Foeltz
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great local bar and restaurant. The bar has indoor and outdoor seating, and the staff is great. They interact with the customers and keep things lively.

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We ordered brisket and sausage with beans. Very tasty BBQ with pinto beans. Service was good and fast.

Thank Texmom58
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

A country BBQ. Is good. The place was very western. The girls serving are good. Try it. You will like it. Best BBQ around.

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

A fantastic venue for great food and great concerts! Delicious food, wonderful service, and a good time!

Thank DrCEB
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great food. Interesting place. Friendly service. Everything was very tasty and the coleslaw and pintos were great. But the ribs and chicken were outstanding. Looking forward to giving them another go and try out the brisket. Easy access from I35 for travellers. We felt welcome...More

Thank daggar
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The food is fantastic, the service is friendly and the prices are reasonable...what more could you want?! Definitely a must try!

Thank Linda C
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Jackie C
7 November 2016|
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Response from nursejudy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi they have a "party" room separate from the regular area/with it's own restroom. It holds 20 people very nicely. Be prepared to 'tip' 18%
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Thomas Arnold Rd, Salado, TX 76571
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Salado
  • Phone Number: +1 254-947-4663
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