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Smokey J's Barbeque

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7008 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732-1921
+1 512-331-4888
07:00 - 19:00
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Cedar Park, Texas
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502 reviews
362 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pork sandwich was sizable, but it was very difficult to eat in the piece of paper provided. Also, the sauce that was put on it was thin and runny, and a bit on the bitter side.

Thank janels
Austin, Texas
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133 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Hard to beat this small, time-worn shack of a restaurant. Quick and friendly service at a window, great brisket and huge stuffed potatoes. A great quick lunch.

Thank Phil F
Austin, Texas
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I always like this place. Be sure you do not mind standing outside waiting for your food. I don't mind. :-)

Thank b r
Austin, Texas
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87 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

They had a $5.00 special on a Pulled Pork Sandwich and it was really good. They put so much meat on it, it got sloppy which I love.

Thank Greg A
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food is delicious. We purchased enough BBQ for 100 people and it was ready on time and fresh. The restaurant only accepts cash so be aware of that!

Thank Ssands05
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

If you want melt-in-your-mouth pulled pork sandwiches at the bargain price of $5 this is the place too go! Also loved the baked potatoes stuffed with beef cheese AND sour cream

Thank Julie M
Silsbee, Texas
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

While not the best brisket sandwich I've ever eaten this is a good stop for a quick lunch. Unique set up as there are numerous windows to not only take your order but the employee makes your lunch as well. This process keeps the lines down and orders are accurate. Eat in the shade under the trees at the outside... More 

Thank SheriffofTexas
Austin, Texas
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541 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 365 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My husband and I have been eating at Smokey J’s for about 25 years. The restaurant is a small building with a walk up window. There is no indoor dining just picnic tables. The food has already been excellent and prices were good. More recently the prices have gone up supstancially. My husband ordered a chopped beef sandwich for $5.50... More 

Thank M J
Austin, Texas
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373 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Do yourself a favor on the way to/from Lake Travis. Stop by Smokey J's BBQ...you'll thank me later. I had the pulled pork sandwich dressed they way they normally serve it. I took it home and decided to take a bite to sample it then write about it. Ten minutes later the sandwich was gone...that's it. What else can I... More 

Thank George A
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156 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Stopped by a month ago when in Austin on Biz. shredded pork sandwich was xlnt. Wish I'd had room for more. Very reasonable prices. Eat outdoors at a picnic bench.

Thank Padraic M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7008 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732-1921
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-331-4888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?