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Kreuz Market

619 N Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644-2110
+1 512-398-2361
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“pork ribs” (48 reviews)
“prime rib” (36 reviews)
10:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
619 N Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644-2110
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had great brisket and jalepeno sausage today. The pork rib was not as good as usual. Pro tip: mix all the sides together in one dish. Enjoy it.

Thank Matthew Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived around 11:30, which was just before the lunch rush. The ribs were our favorite, but the brisket was excellent as well and we also liked the jalapeño cheddar sausage. The regular sausage was good, but didn't compare to the jalapeño cheddar sausage. Favorite...More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best brisket I've ever had. Oak seems to make for better brisket than the mesquite brisket I'm used to in west Texas. The chicken was also exceptionally moist. The ribs were good but not great. It's not cheap to eat here, although the banana pudding...More

Thank TexasMedusa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I return to Austin every year to visit family, and the minute my plane lands at Bergstrom, I'm off to Kreuz's in Lockhart for some serious BBQ. Choose your meats and settle in with some tender, flavor-rich cuts and wonderful German-inflected side-dishes in an old...More

Thank IndianaTraveler055
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kreuz Market The fourth excursion to visit another Texas Monthly 50 best BBQ place and today takes me to Lockhart, Texas. About a 45 minute drive from Austin on the SH130 tollway. I have been here before a few years ago but once again time...More

Thank Homestyle68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really amazing BBQ.... awesome place! Meat was superb and served in paper.... no need for sauce as it already had heaps of flavour! No forks..... forks on the end of your arms as the sign says!! :) Some of the Staff seemed unhappy to be...More

Thank gumby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will figure out the History of this town and there Cue, just have room to eat!! World Class BBQ and this town supports them all!! One taste and you know when it melts in your mouth!! Jesus Loves the Cue at Lockhart!!! No knives,...More

Thank deandavis29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Admittedly this was our second lunch after visiting Blacks but got a little brisket, sausage and the german potatoes. The BBQ was solid, like the brisket more than the sausage and the german potatoes weren't my cup of tea. Enjoyed the atmosphere and the fire...More

Thank rsbeckett
Reviewed 12 June 2017

If you want the best BBQ with the best experience, you must go to Kreuz Market. You get the meat on a piece of paper. The meat is smoked to perfection and you get if you choose sides of German Potatoes, coleslaw, green beans, etc....More

Thank NYtraveler42
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Went for lunch with some business associates. The aroma of the smoke when you walk in the doors tells you this place is legit! The number of pits and bustling staff tell you it's busy! And the food is just amazing... For 5 people we...More

Thank Brian_in_NH
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Houston B
27 May 2017|
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Response from SteveCX3075UZ | Reviewed this property |
I'd call. All seats are indoor. You can get your food and eat in the parking lot or a city park.
David H
13 May 2017|
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Response from SteveCX3075UZ | Reviewed this property |
Just call. I know they have super Jalapeño Cheeee Sausage.
1 September 2016|
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Response from Itinerant_scholar | Reviewed this property |
I used my Visa debit card there -- the one slightly odd thing I remember is that customers pay twice -- once for the meats, back in the smokehouse area, and once for the sides, drinks, etc in the dining area. But obviously... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 619 N Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644-2110
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lockhart
  • Phone Number: +1 512-398-2361
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