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Otto's Barbecue & Hamburgers

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500 Dallas St Ste T24, Houston, TX 77002-4701
+1 713-659-6886
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06:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 17:00
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Houston, Texas
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98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great option for quick and tasty food. Over the course of 2 weeks I ordered food from thier breakfast, lunch and catering menu. They deliver, are on time and serve hot food!! There where no complaints from the group and even the vegetarian complimented what she ordered! Feel safe about ordering for large groups or just to... More 

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Wisconsin
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111 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I go to the tunnels in the one Allen center they have a great bacon cheeseburger the bacon is actually dead be and crispy. The chicken fried steak is good. Salads are good. Can't go Wrong. Fast food and it's good.

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Thank MIchelle L
USA
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297 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We found ourselves in the food court recently and decided to try Otto's for a burger and fries, based on the recommendation of a friend. The burger was large, but thin. I think my least favorite part of it was the mustard, but I still ate the whole burger! The fries were fresh and hot, but lacked salt. A note... More 

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Thank Diane R
Houston, Texas
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145 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I've been here twice to meet a friend for lunch. The first time, we had hamburger and today, we had Santa Fe salad with cilantro lime dressing. It had sliced chicken, lettuce, chunks of avocado, quartered tomatoes, cilantro, other greens topped with shredded cheese and corn tortilla chips. The cilantro lime dressing was so good. It wasn't that crowded at... More 

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Thank Venust
Houston, Texas
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586 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Came across this in the Tunnels in downtown Houston. Hungry male teens. Great food. Wasn't sure about it but glad we stopped. Just like an old fashioned burger.

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Thank survivor5804
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015

They have good food but a little overpriced compared to how many bbq restaurants are in Houston. They have excellent burgers!! My personal favorite is the mushroom swiss burger

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Thank rockportmom
Chicago, Illinois
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2014

During a recent visit to Houston, I had the opportunity to try Otto's BBQ. I thought the ribs were really good. However, the baked beans were not very flavorful and the potato salad was not creamy. It was priced reasonably, especially for lunch, so I would go back and try something different for the sides. Not great, but definitely a... More 

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Thank Rose R
Houston, Texas
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368 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Here's a place that you can get a great breakfast taco at a good price. I like the brisket taco and ask for it to be made with egg whites only. No problemo....special orders don't upset them. The salads and baked potatoes for lunch are very good as well. This location also caters to the downtown businesses and does a... More 

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Thank texaswinesnob
Houston, Texas
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Food is a 2-3 star affair - all cook offsite and delivered to the commissary kitchen but the people are great.

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Thank Winglow
Houston, Texas
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

One of the better BBQ places around, and I think it beats Pappa's. It is less expensive, better BBQ sauce (to me), and good location in the tunnels, makes for easy eating even if it is raining outside. They have all of the tables down in the tunnels with a newly remodeled food court. Otto's even worked great to serve... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
06:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 17:00
Thursday
06:30 - 17:00
Friday
06:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Dallas St Ste T24, Houston, TX 77002-4701
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-659-6886

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?