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Woody's Smokehouse Shell

I-45/hwy 7, Centerville, TX
+1 903-536-2434
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“beef jerky” (13 reviews)
“beans” (24 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
I-45/hwy 7, Centerville, TX
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice area for shopping, clean bathrooms, great food and a place to sit down and eat. This place stayed pretty busy but you got greeted with a friendly welcome and got served quickly.

Thank travelingtx85
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been missing out! I cannot count the number of times I have traveled from Dallas to Houston and, just now, I have finally stopped here. This will now be my place to stop on these trips. This place is incredible! Naturally, I need...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 5 days ago

The sliced beef sandwich was 1/2 fat and 1/2 thick cold tough beef. The sausage link sandwich was so tough you couldn't cut through the skin. Don't stop here.....!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank Ric B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shockingly awesome and amazing. Literally everything I could have possibly wanted after several hours on the road. And the staff is friendly. Food looks and smells amazing.

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in once and tried the sausage kolaches. Not very impressed with those. This time, thought I would try a bit of brisket, and got some free pintos to go along with it. There's a good variety of meat choices in this place that's kind...More

Thank Tony9876
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped on the east side of the highway, which wasn't as crowded as the one across the road. I loved It! Fun place, bbq was good, cole slaw average, bayou goo pie was cute and freaking good... I could have bought a truckload of...More

Thank GenParikh
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We pulled off the highway for a bite to eat at Woody's. I was a little apprehensive upon pulling in as the place has that tourist trap vibe, but we gave it a go anyway. We didn't want a big lunch so got a rib...More

Thank Swimfins
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I always stop at Woody's when driving between Dallas and Houston. They have great smoked meats and cheeses, yummy BBQ and a great selection of specialty items (fudge, fresh bread, canned items, candy, etc.) I always spend 20-30 minutes roaming around and choosing what I'm...More

Thank WednesdayNightGirl
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly, happy staff...awesome BBQ sandwich! Lots of great snacks and clean restrooms. A must stop when traveling Houston to Dallas.

Thank Jakerri
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Very good food at reasonable prices. I had a meal for less than $8.00. Lots of dessert options also. Truck and RV parking in back.

1  Thank Gene R
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27 November 2016|
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Response from Heather F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. As with the other person who answered, there are so many other things to eat that I never thought about wanting fries!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 22:00
05:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I-45/hwy 7, Centerville, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Centerville
  • Phone Number: +1 903-536-2434
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