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Augie's Barbed Wire Smokehouse

$$ - $$$American, , Barbecue
3709 N. St. Marys, San Antonio, TX 78212
+1 210-735-0088
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“pulled pork” (32 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (30 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3709 N. St. Marys, San Antonio, TX 78212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This location is a bit far from downtown San Antonio, but there is an adjoining parking lot. You can eat inside or outside (weather pending), but there are only 8-10 tables inside. Service is quick. I didn't see a barbecue sauce dispenser available to get...More

Thank HLA3
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Food and service were excellent. The bathrooms are a little “rustic”. Had a very filling lunch for a very reasonable price.

Thank JimB8956
Reviewed 2 January 2018

When in Texas you have to find a BBQ place. Augie's was it for us. Nothing fancy in appearance, but great food. Staff was kind and patient as we each had to figure out what meat(s) and then sides. Between 6 of us we consumed...More

Thank Michelle248367
Reviewed 28 November 2017

After the zoo we headed to Augie’s Barbed Wire Smokehouse. We were warmly greeted and ordered some cold ones while we decided what we wanted. While everything looked great I got the pork rib and beef brisket combo with Mac and cheese and creamed corn....More

Thank Sharron L
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Wife loved the grilled chicken breast. My brother-in-law loved the pulled pork. I had a bit of the pulled pork and it was wow good. I got the brisket plate and added a beef rib. The brisket is very good, but I do feel as...More

Thank fashionphotographer1
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This is a good place. When we walked in, we were greeted by a young man behind the counter (sorry I did not get his name) he had whiskers. He asked if he could help me, and I asked if the brisket was any good....More

Thank VillagerRick
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I ate here for lunch and were wonderfully surprised!!!! Just the smoked meat aroma emanating from this place had us drooling. I had the chopped brisket sandwich which was amazing!!!! Super loaded with delicious brisket.... mmmmmmmm.... huge!!!! Could only eat half! Had a...More

Thank HeidiHGeorgia
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We were put onto this place by the tour guide and went later for dinner as it was minutes from our hotel. It was emptyish but a few locals came in while we were eating. You order like a production line unless you want a...More

Thank yabbadee
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for some BBQ after visiting the Zoo, it's right around the corner from there. I was hesitant with the line out the door, but it moved quickly and it was worth the wait. My fiance and I had pulled pork and jalapeño...More

Thank Alexa S
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Our Uber driver recommended this place, and we are so glad we listened! Great smoke flavor and yummy BBQ sauce! The pork ribs and brisket were great. You order the preprepared food at the window, pay there, and take it to the table yourself. But,...More

Thank HCV12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3709 N. St. Marys, San Antonio, TX 78212
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-735-0088
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Augie's Barbed Wire Smokehouse has the best BBQ in San Antonio. Live bands perform on weekends. Great indoor and outdoor seating very relaxed atmosphere. Located next to Sunken Gardens and San Antonio Zoo. A wine cigar bar will be opening soon with a large selection of wines.
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