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Johnny's Steaks & Bar-Be-Que

301 Thomas Arnold Rd, Salado, TX 76571
+1 254-947-4663
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (20 reviews)
“steak” (66 reviews)
“cobbler” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
301 Thomas Arnold Rd, Salado, TX 76571
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a typical BBQ restaurant, which are on every block in Texas. The food is tasty, but not particularly special. Restaurant is small and crowded. The whole time you are eating, people are coming in and standing, coveting your table. For Salado it's fine,...More

Thank Shirley B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great range of Texas favorites no matter what you are looking for in Texas fair From BBQ to chicken fried steak. Great bake potatoes and salads too. Check out their nightly specials and you might even catch a concert on scheduled nights.

Thank Foeltz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great local bar and restaurant. The bar has indoor and outdoor seating, and the staff is great. They interact with the customers and keep things lively.

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered brisket and sausage with beans. Very tasty BBQ with pinto beans. Service was good and fast.

Thank Texmom58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A country BBQ. Is good. The place was very western. The girls serving are good. Try it. You will like it. Best BBQ around.

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

A fantastic venue for great food and great concerts! Delicious food, wonderful service, and a good time!

Thank DrCEB
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great food. Interesting place. Friendly service. Everything was very tasty and the coleslaw and pintos were great. But the ribs and chicken were outstanding. Looking forward to giving them another go and try out the brisket. Easy access from I35 for travellers. We felt welcome...More

Thank daggar
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The food is fantastic, the service is friendly and the prices are reasonable...what more could you want?! Definitely a must try!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Dropped-in after a little 57 mile bike ride in the Salado hills. The sweet tea was cold and frequently refilled. I ordered a barbecue bowl (little bit like a Frito pie, but no chili) and asked for them to sub grated cheese for the standard...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great place ot meet up with friends and have good BBQ (along with everything else). Make sure you check out their website for their daily specials!

Thank 63Lincoln
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Jackie C
7 November 2016|
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Response from nursejudy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi they have a "party" room separate from the regular area/with it's own restroom. It holds 20 people very nicely. Be prepared to 'tip' 18%
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Thomas Arnold Rd, Salado, TX 76571
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Salado
  • Phone Number: +1 254-947-4663
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