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Tex's Bar B Q

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1013 Foster Avenue, Nashville, TN 37210
+1 615-254-8715
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
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West Chester, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great brisket. Large portions.You basically just fill your plate up from he long line of sides they have. You'll never leave this place hungry.

Thank joefromcincy1961
Rhyl, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boss took me here for lunch. Great choice, plenty to choose from, helpful friendly staff but best of all the food was great, best lunch stop I had during the two weeks I had in Nashville. Can't wait to go back.

Thank Barry M
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

There is a long standing connection between Texas and Tennessee. You may remember that old Walt Disney movie and title song, "Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier." Well Tennessee is a long way from the frontier now, and a long way from Texas, but we got some plenty good BBQ at Tex's in Tennessee. Tex's is only open from... More 

Thank Prairiedogg
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Yum and Yum that is all that needs to be said about the place the gorgeous food and equally gorgeous man carving the brisket!

Thank Gorilla1960
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The combo plate is fantastic!! Friendly service,big portions, nice price! Great place for lunch but get there early it gets busy

Thank Zaytatted
Smyrna, Tennessee
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76 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Buffet style and reasonably priced. The deviled eggs will call your name. But the bbq and service good too.

Thank drmurphy1
Nashville, Tennessee
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88 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Off the beaten path, and probably not an area many tourists get too, but they should. This place is extremely casual bbq. Pick your meat, pick your sides, move along. Don't miss the jalapeno beans and brisket.

Nashville, Tennessee
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107 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

This eatery is one of my favorite Hole in the Walls on the Planet and, Nashville too.... Tim does it right and, he takes pride in his creations and takes on the Holy Cross of Southern Bar-B-Q.... He has you covered from El Paso to Norfolk in what WE call "Que!!" He does a beef brisket, pulled pork, smoked sausage(s),... More 

Thank MDFS333
Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Friendly, clean, quick service. a good choice of veggies, cornbread, and meat with sauce, with or without, brisket, smoked turkey, smoked sausage, rib plate served each Thursday. They offer catering. eat in area for small to med groups.

Thank 104betti
Nashville, Tennessee
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284 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Tex's has sort of a western/saloon thing going on, one that probably hasn't changed much in the thirty-five or so years that they've been open. Essentially this means a lot of iron, antiques, and unfinished barn wood, likely aimed at Nashville's tourist population. These guys offer a suspiciously cheap $9.35 Combo Plate that comes with "All the BBQ's" and two... More 

Thank TheBarbecueFiend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1013 Foster Avenue, Nashville, TN 37210
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-254-8715

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?