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Clem Mikeska's BBQ

1217 S. 57th St., Temple, TX 76504-6447
+1 254-778-5481
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“pea salad” (6 reviews)
“pork ribs” (5 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1217 S. 57th St., Temple, TX 76504-6447
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My Texan friends suggested this place to me. It was just off the interstate. Our lunch was quite rushed, but that was due to my friend and I needing to catch a plane. The set out of this restaurant was fantastic! The food came out...More

Thank Kate K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clem's has delicious warm biscuits, served with cinnamon honey butter. Their ribs are large and meaty. Very little fat on them. Large restaurant that can handle groups/gatherings. Friendly and helpful staff. Nice plate of ribs with 2 sides costs about $10.00

Thank D M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The restaurant is within a mile of home, and even though our I-35 neighborhood is under unstructured chaos (a.k.a. reconstruction) Clem's is worth the trip...for take out, but you have to go for the Atmosphere. It's got the big barn look and feel...a large fireplace...and...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I was looking for somewhere to eat and our grandson picked this location, and I could not have been any happier. The staff was very friendly and the atmosphere was great. We had quick service and the food was very tasty, the prices were reasonable...More

Thank 2antigua
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

we stopped to eat on our way home from the beach and were tired and hungry and ready to be out of the truck! This place had a great atmosphere for kids and a casual setting! Ribs and brisket were awesome and for those who...More

Thank Desirèe J
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Usually great food, but not today. BBQ was way over cooked and dry. Ordered sirloin BBQ and pork ribs. First time I got brisket and sausage. Second time sausage and ribs were delivered. The third trip was to bring the sirloin. Didn't get sirloin but...More

Thank 949darrelll
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Our family has loved eating here for years. The food has been very good, and there are options other than BBQ. We have noticed in the last few months that there is a huge turnover in the waitstaff. Our last visit was a disaster! Our...More

Thank chiefqueen
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We had the steak, brisket, and chopped steak all three were great. Service was great our waitress was very friendly and kept us in drink and rolls the whole time we were there. Really enjoyed the meal.

Thank rdaniel911
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I got the pulled pork and it had just the right amount of sauce, Deep Fried Pickles (slices not spears, I liked that). Garden Salad. Others got Turkey and brisket (they said it was good). Service was fast for being busy (12:30).

Thank Biztraveler4two
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I don't like their barbecue. The smoked turkey is dry and tasteless. However it's a good place to get a steak.

Thank Robert R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 S. 57th St., Temple, TX 76504-6447
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Temple
  • Phone Number: +1 254-778-5481
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