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The Big Bib

104 Lanark Dr, Austin Highway, San Antonio, TX 78218-1820
+1 210-654-8400
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rib tips” (42 reviews)
“pulled pork” (57 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104 Lanark Dr, Austin Highway, San Antonio, TX 78218-1820
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent BBQ, sauces, and sides. Don't miss the baked potato casserole side. Can be very busy at lunch.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

BBQ is one of the best. The sides are just as good! Also, where else could you get Kool-Aid? Very friendly staff that welcomes you at the door!

Thank Ronnie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had great brisket and assorted sides. Typically combo would be better as it’s peicemeal priced. Very solid and good food. Has nil discount...they get it. A definitely for lunch and choose yourself. I would do the slaw and brisket. Happy travels!

Thank Muldunespeaks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Solid brisket, tasty ribs (but not fall off the bone tender), and tasty (but somewhat greasy sausage). Great cole slaw and amazing sweet potato casserole. Service super friendly, added to the meal. We enjoyed sitting outside.

Thank CharlieinTexas
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So we went to salt lick which has big press and suppose to be amazing, it was on the food network. We drove an hour and half to get there and once we ate all we could say was we should have gone to the...More

Thank Vera S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to BB thru family recommendation. Meats were good & sweet potato casserole was delicious. All the employees were very friendly & seemed happy, that’s a rare sight now days & it makes for a nicer dining experience. I’m sure we’ll...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Between Austin and san antonio-closer to San antonio. Very good Brisket. And sausages. The sauces are in sqeeze bottle- so we don't know how old or new they are. The ribs are not worth it- don't fall off the bones. They give 2 big slices...More

Thank roadhotel
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

I Have Had Great BBQ, And I Tried This Based On The Reviews And Was Very Disappointed! I Was Given Cold Slices Of Bread With My Meal? I Was Floored! Some Of You Will Laugh At My Next Comment, But This Place Is Slighlty Winning...More

Thank msclhed78
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We gave this a try based on reviews and everything was just POOR! From service to food quality to taste. They ran out?!? of actual ribs so we got extra brisket which was the only good thing. The sides were awful - from no seasoning...More

1  Thank sonyam727
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I went to this place based on reviews, as I just moved to Texas. I was extremely disappointed. The BBQ had no flavor and tasted like it was microwaved, although it was ice cold. The “sides” I had to just throw away, absolutely disgusting. I...More

1  Thank Steven V
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Questions & Answers
Sarah L
5 November 2016|
Response from BigBibBBQ | Property representative |
Yes we do offer catering and delivery. Please go to our website for more details.
David P
19 October 2015|
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Response from HollyCatanzaro | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!! Always available
Faire C
8 May 2015|
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Response from daxkiten | Reviewed this property |
If you go to The Big Bib, they will give you a sample of their coleslaw and you can decide for yourself if it is the flavor you want/like.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Lanark Dr, Austin Highway, San Antonio, TX 78218-1820
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-654-8400
  • E-mail
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