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City Meat Market

101 W Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942-3205
+1 979-542-2740
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (41 reviews)
“sausage” (63 reviews)
“pork” (14 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
101 W Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942-3205
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A friend of more than a half century and I routinely get together for lunch. Today following hastily conceived plans, we each drove about an hour – he from Sealy and me from Bryan – to the City Meat Market in Giddings, Texas. This was...More

Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 1 May 2018

To my friends in Brazos County I have been bragging about the great sausage served at the City Meat Market in Giddings, Lee County, Texas. One friend was so interested that he suggested that we set aside a couple of hours to drive from College...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Original destination was another place that turned out to be only open on Saturdays, so we stopped in here. This place has been in business a long time, and it looked like it had potential. Sadly, it didn't live up to its look. The sausage...More

Thank Brad B
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Brisket was tender and juicy. Ribs were absolutely perfect! Neither one needed any sauce...and THAT, my Friend, is how you test BBQ!

1  Thank Brerry
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Today, while traveling from Austin to Bryan, I took a detour to visit my favorite source for great barbecue - the City Meat Market in Giddings. This family run operation, while not fancy, provides some of the greatest barbecue in Texas, and the sausage is...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

For some truly great barbecue in Central Texas, the City Meat Market in Giddings is hard to beat. Today I drove out of my way back home from Austin to visit the City Meat Market to purchase a couple of pounds of sausage to take...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

This place is really neat. You walk in the front door and have to venture to the back to find the BBQ cooked in a pit right there in the back! Went in for lunch and I had brisket and sausage. came with tater salad...More

1  Thank Richardotcom
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is an old-fashioned Texas BBQ joint, not a “restaurant” as defined by mass market chains. The setting is an old building on Main Street. There’s a fresh meat counter in the front, then a small, almost dilapidated dining space, with the BBQ counter in...More

1  Thank utfiero
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Late day visit so only had ribs, chicken and potato salad left. The food was good prices were in line with others in the area. They told me sausage was made in house fresh daily and a beef pork mix. I will have return eariler...More

1  Thank Tina S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The restaurant is a hole in the wall. The brisket was good and juicy. The place is for real BBQ eaters. The beans were spicy. The potato salad was good. The sausage was okay.

Thank rboykins71
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Giddings
  • Phone Number: +1 979-542-2740
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