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Texas Best Smokehouse

16243 US Highway 271, Tyler, TX 75708-3405
+1 903-877-0804
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (18 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Fast food, Barbecue
16243 US Highway 271, Tyler, TX 75708-3405
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited this restaurant on July 10.2017...lunch hour. I had a bus full of military personnel. I visited several times before, but this was my first time having lunch. Everyone was pleasant and the food selection was great. Meat and veggies. My passengers really enjoyed...More

Thank WorldwideTee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When traveling this way, I love to stop here...this place has so much character!! Lots of awesome Texas themed items, good food in the restaurant AND the store, fudge, exotic jerkies, cinnamon roasted pecans and a great variety of fresh fruit.

Thank daisylouwho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bbq is average. I should have not have gotten any sauce. It was pitiful. Don't think I will be back again. The sauce tasted store bought

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While there may be better “hole in the wall” BBQ joints in Texas, you’ll be hard pressed to find better at a truck stop. Service is great, folks are friendly and the bathrooms clean. A little pricey for what you get, but I suppose that’s...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

There is a lot of good BBQ in Texas, but not here. Sandwich was just OK, small portion,but overpriced.

Thank Arctictravler
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Love their BBQ and their peach fried pies. So good. Great staff. They were out of the peach today but the apricot was just as good.

Thank Ronnie R
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Brisket on the tough side. Expensive, too. I guess it would do in a pinch, if you were running down the interstate.

1  Thank etexdiver
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

When I'm traveling I need to know when I stop I can take care of everything I need to. I get coffee drinks and a healthy snack. If you can't find what you want here you probably don't really know want anything. And the restrooms...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The BBQ is great. The service is great. The rest rooms are clean. There is a nice selection of gifts.

Thank monicahI1840AQ
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Anytime I travel back from Dallas, I always stop here for their BBQ. The ribs are incredible and the service is quick and painless. Highly recommend this stop for a fill up for your car and your stomach.

Thank Destin B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16243 US Highway 271, Tyler, TX 75708-3405
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Tyler
  • Phone Number: +1 903-877-0804
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