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City Market

633 E Davis St, Luling, TX 78648-2318
+1 830-875-9019
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (161 reviews)
“potato salad” (41 reviews)
“sausage links” (16 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 18:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
633 E Davis St, Luling, TX 78648-2318
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We always stop here when headed for San Marcos/Austin/Canyon Lake areas. The ribs are awesome, brisket too. This time the brisket was a little dry; I should have asked for fatty brisket. My husband likes the sausage links too. Take cash, they don't take cards....More

Thank 2Summertime
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I had been wanting to try this place for awhile and finally had the opportunity. We ordered some brisket , pork ribs and sausage, It was all very good. We will be going back when we travel through the area. Great bbq!

Thank wilhelm518
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is hands down the best BBQ joint I've ever been to. You first experience this great place as soon as you exit your car and you smell the BBQ aroma in the air. Once you enter the place, there are two lines. One line...More

Thank Schwidawg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The City of Luling isn't one that has a lot of tourism. But if you're passing through, I'd say City Market is worth the stop. When you walk in, you'll notice a counter to your right. That's not where you order BBQ, but you can...More

Thank bl59339
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tender brisket, best beef link sausage in the world But Trip Advisor needs to correct their web site. It is lulingcitymarket.com

Thank Howard P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finally another great BBQ place to eat. I'm glad we made the time to stop b/c we're usually blowing through to get to where we're going sooner. The brisket was lean with just enough fat to give it that great flavor. The sausage was great....More

Thank thomasloera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped by City Market last week and have a mixed review. The "cool part" is actually the super hot "smoke room" where you order the BBQ. It is literally 95 degrees inside this little room which is inside of the restaurant. The smell is...More

Thank Kyle D
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We were referred here by Abe at Rivervista Inn in San Antonio...but referral of our trip! First, very welcoming and inviting...showed us the ropes on how to order...enter the smoke room! Ordered a bit of everything...ribs, sausage, brisket, pickles! And enjoyed a Big Red with...More

1  Thank Carol B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Strongly suggest getting the brisket and eating it hot asap. It is so damn moist and luscious at that point. Order any of the other meats you want, but eat that brisket first. The sides are only okay and, in my opinion, not worth the...More

3  Thank monicacD9418LF
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for the best small town Texas BBQ stop in Luling Texas at City Market. This famous hole in the wall will reward you with the best pork ribs, brisket, and sausage your tongue has ever tested! Top it off with their yummy...More

1  Thank Julie G
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13 June 2017|
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Response from Lori A V | Reviewed this property |
Hi AERJ, Unfortunately, I don't know if this place is gluten safe. I would suggest calling the restaurant directly to ask. Also, The meats are cut in front of the customer so you will witness if the BBQ touches any gluten... More
Ellen Y
18 December 2015|
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Response from Robert A | Reviewed this property |
Would not have a clue, sorry. Go when you can....
21 July 2015|
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Response from Leopoldo B | Reviewed this property |
No they don't since they don't take credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 633 E Davis St, Luling, TX 78648-2318
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Luling
  • Phone Number: +1 830-875-9019
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