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Cole's Bar-B-Q

1022 W Commerce St, Fairfield, TX 75840-2420
+1 903-389-3013
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“potato salad” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
“hamburger” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
1022 W Commerce St, Fairfield, TX 75840-2420
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great BBQ by weight or in a sandwich. Good sides (my portion of fries was a little skimpy), good onion rings.

Thank Davug
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the food at Cole’s but from the moment we walked in, the staff seemed to treat us as if we were idiots for not knowing how the system works - order here, pay here, drinks aren’t included unless, get your drink anyway and...More

Thank cam408962
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This place us to have really good BBQ. However, they have changed the meats and it just doesn't taste the same. Its Ok, but not what it use to be. The burger are great if you get Carla or Barbra to make them. Super sweet...More

Thank Olympia M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I had the chopped sandwich and it was delicious but I was sad they didn't sell chicken. Other than that I loved it and the hospitality was so welcoming

Thank jeamartinez
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We love stopping here when passing through. Local goods, candy, and snacks. Fountain sodas with a unique and interesting selection of bottled pops. Hot fried pies. Friendly staff and quick service. Clean restrooms and big rig parking. Worth the trip.

Thank mfrybeasley
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This place has the best BBQ in town. It just tastes like real pit barbeque. Better go early on rib day, they go fast. Great package deals for family get gatherings with all of the fixxings. They also have the best hamburgers in town by...More

Thank WFR6615
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This place is fabulous. For years we've passed a place inside of a Shell Station. People were buying hamburgers there like crazy. We stopped. It's not a fancy place. They have weekday specials. We got sliced brisket sandwiches. There was at least 1 1/4 to...More

Thank SteveCX3075UZ
Reviewed 16 July 2017

You want to stop for lunch or dinner between Dallas and Houston-- stop here! In Texas, small-town, gas station BBQ is usually as good as Texas is big. This BBQ is that good and then some! I had a sliced BBQ sandwich-- wow! The meat...More

Thank MikeSpen
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

great barbeque,plates, sandwiches, ribs, brisket, sausage, fuel, clean restrooms, lots of parking, easy off and on interstate 45

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 27 June 2017

On the drive from Houston to Dallas, it is mind numbingly boring, and, save for fast food places, a veritable good eats wasteland. I gave up on Woody's a while back. Alas, an oasis in the middle of the food desert! Cole's BBQ fills the...More

Thank Ron S
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8 March 2016|
Response from charles b | Reviewed this property |
not that I am aware...I see lots of drivers walkin over there..they have parking there for 18 wheelers...although limited..BBQ is worth stretchin your legs...enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1022 W Commerce St, Fairfield, TX 75840-2420
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 903-389-3013
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