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Prasek's Hillje Smokehouse

29714 US 59 Hwy, El Campo, TX 77437-4054
+1 979-543-8312
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (13 reviews)
“turkey” (9 reviews)
“sausage” (22 reviews)
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
29714 US 59 Hwy, El Campo, TX 77437-4054
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are so many things to choose from, but the cinnamon rolls are Devine. Take home a dozen and your family will love you.

Thank speaksfree
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps because we come from the UK, but not what we expected. A fairly long wait for our food, although we asked a few times where it was, having to get to Houston airport. Expensive for basically a burger and a sandwich, with a side...More

Thank lynnc185
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and excellent service! I love the selection they offer. I love the remodel. They did a great job.

Thank hlmcmo
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Always stop at Praseks when traveling through the area. I had a chopped beef sandwich that was a little too salty but still pretty good and my wife had a chicken plate that was very good and the kids had pulled pork that was excellent.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Love stopping here every trip we take to Houston. besides the fresh meat counter and abundance of Jerky, they also have great BBQ and one hell of a Ruben sandwich.

Thank Phillip K
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The daily specials are usually very good. Wednesday is chicken and dumplings that are very good. There is a bakery with cookies and cake that is excellent. This is a family friendly store/grill. There is a large seating area in the middle of the store....More

Thank Joy W
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Sometimes you just don't know where to stop when you are in an area you don't know anything about, so you follow that old missive about stopping where there are a lot of cars. That's what my husband and I did. It appears that Prasek's...More

Thank TennesseeTraveler99
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Thought we would stop here on the way to Houston instead of the usual Buccees stop. It's beautiful and smells amazing and staff was very nice and helpful. You can find anything to satisfy but the prices are almost double, especially wine.

Thank Crystal T
Reviewed 13 April 2017

An update to my last visit confirms that Prasek's is still the best for kolaches and coffee. There are no lines, the restrooms are cowboy styled and clean. A large coffee bar has a variety of flavors, creamers and sizes; you can fill your own...More

Thank CaptainSPI
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Always make the stop when driving through El Campo. Their cooked to eat food is fantastic. I recommend the big H club. For the price they have to be loosing money on this one! Loaded with cold cuts. Their meat is also fantastic. Marinated stakes...More

Thank John Q
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13 April 2017|
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Response from 945rose | Reviewed this property |
Daily specials and all sorts of sandwiches.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29714 US 59 Hwy, El Campo, TX 77437-4054 (Formerly 29714 US 59 Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  El Campo
  • Phone Number: +1 979-543-8312
  • E-mail
Yes, we are famous for our jerky and sausage and smokehouse products, but we are so much more. We are a bakery, specialty meat market, restaurant, convenience store, gift shop, and ice cream parlor. We also offer a huge line of wines, specialty food products, outdoor fire pits, grills, hunting gear, deer stands, fishing gear, Yeti coolers, and Costa sunglasses and gear. We are your One Stop Shop!
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