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Queen's Barbecue

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3428 Avenue S, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8836
+1 409-762-3151
10:30 - 20:00
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Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is reasonably priced and average BBQ. I have eaten here for six years and suddenly found a 35 cent charge for a glass of water. Cashier stated they've always charged it, but I've never been charged before. Not on the menus, either, and another employee said water in glass was free. Cashier was miffed I questioned it. Only 35... More 

Thank Richard M
Galveston, Texas
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

By far best bbq in town and a great value, daily lunch specials and I would recommend the cliffhanger!

Thank TroyL_13
League City, Texas
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is about a block from the Seawall, so while it is not visible to most tourists, it is not hard to find. You park at the curb. The restaurant looks like an old house with a good atmosphere. There are two small dining areas, one in the front, and one in the back, separated by the fountain drink... More 

Thank Sportlord
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to place a Togo order, I like my chopped beef potato with the meat on the side. That way, I get to eat as much of the potato with as much of the beef as I like. The OWNER refused to serve my order and said if I couldn't eat it the way he served it then I... More 

1 Thank Albert C
Peachland, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is delicious and the venue has great ambiance. You step up to the inside window to place your order and sit at inside picnic tables to enjoy.

Thank Betty F
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Queen's is a noteworthy stop for lunch or dinner. The brisket is tender, and they sliced it thin without any fat as requested. My husband knows great Barbeque since he is from South Carolina. He thinks Queen's is a great meal, complete with unusual side dishes, country music playing, and autographed pictures of famous Country Music Artists! Texans take their... More 

Thank Summertill
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Acknowledging that "the best barbecue" is a highly subjective topic, I would rate Queen's as one of the best I've had in quite awhile. The prices are very reasonable and all of the meats that I tried were delicious. The location is, like so many other restaurants, in a corner building not too far from the seawall. It's nothing fancy... More 

Thank Wayne E
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Some of the best barbecue I've ever had. The cliffhanger sandwich is Amazing and the service was great. We were vacationing there and unsure of what to order and they gave us several sample sides to try their items! Homemade desserts were great as well. Well worth the trip!

Thank Tyler V
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped at two other bbq places before landing here. What a gem! We had 7 people in our group. The staff was knowledgeable and made excellent suggestions! Everyone was stuffed and happy. I would recommend to out of towners.

Thank Jeannie H
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Queen's to grab a couple of cliffhangers... And as always they were delicious. Cliffhangers and stuffed potatoes are the best. Keep up the good work!

Thank JN W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3428 Avenue S, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8836
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-3151

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?