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Busbee's Bar-B-Que

339 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003
+1 830-796-3153
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (90 reviews)
“potato salad” (36 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
339 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003
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21 - 30 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

The sandwich was huge, the brisket tender, and hunger gone! Definitely the best I've ever had. Does the town of Bandera, Texas proud!

Thank RobertA256
Joe D, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you Robert for visiting our restaurant and for you review. We truly appreciate you taking the time to do so. Hope you will visit us again when you are in Bandera.

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Brisket was fabulous and so was the roasted chicken. The smell of the bar-b-que was great as soon as you walked in the door. Nothing fancy just great food.

Thank Dennis C
Joe D, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to rate us and most importantly for your patronage. Hope you will come again when in Bandera.

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Enjoyed a sliced brisket sandwich for lunch, and it was GOOD. Smoky flavor and melt in your mouth tender with only a little sauce. The cole slaw was fresh and tasty.

Thank TexCul
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in midweek for lunch. Friendly staff with the usual BBQ choices. Split the sliced and chopped brisket sandwiches. Both very good and plentiful. Enjoyed the Cole slaw but the fries were a bit overdone.

Thank Rod G
Joe D, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you for visiting us and for your comments. Hope you will visit us again when in Bandera.

Reviewed 25 March 2018

I ordered a warm chicken salad which was supposed to be their best salad. The chicken must have been from chicken grilled earlier, frozen in a small bowl, then heated in the microwave. When the chicken was served on the salad, it was in the...More

Thank T569
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We visit from the UK almost every year and always pay a visit to Busbee,s one of the best in Texas.5 stars just love the place.

Thank DAVIDB19040
Joe D, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for visiting us again and for your kind comments. Hope to see you each year!!

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Greeted at the counter by an enthusiastic older gentleman who took our order. Helpful in the selection and choices. BBQ was great and service was excellent for a "self service - fast food" arrangement. Will be back again.

Thank Amungenast
Joe D, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for visiting us and for your Trip Advisor review. Looking forward to seeing you again when you visit Bandera.

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This place has some nice atmosphere and friendly folk. And maybe we were there on an off day but we found their menu to be somewhat limited and noted meat setting out under the heat lamp when we entered the restaurant. One was brisket the...More

Thank Karen S
Joe D, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Sorry you did not try the brisket for which we are famous. All meats are kept under warm heat lamps at the majority of specialty restaurants. This is because it takes 16 hours to cook delicious meats. And yes we do have a very limited...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

The night before we left Bandera Itook out two pork rib plates. Best ribs since Open Pit in Mobile AL. meaty, tasty, substantial. Their BBQ sauce was lovely too. This is a great place and, when nearby again, I will enjoy it. I originally was...More

Thank uphill69
JLDVGD, Owner at Busbee's Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write about our restaurant and for your patronage. We hope to see you again when in Bandera. We take pride in our restaurant and in our employees being friendly to our customers. Thanks for noticing!

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Food was average, but nothing outstanding. The building was historic and very quaint. The portions were decent sized.

Thank TonieMH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 339 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bandera County  >  Bandera
  • Phone Number: +1 830-796-3153
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