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Demeris Bar-B-Q

2911 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-1590
+1 713-529-7326
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baked potato” (3 reviews)
“smoked turkey” (2 reviews)
“mango” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:30 Hours
American, Barbecue, Steakhouse
€€ - €€€
2911 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-1590
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The people couldn't have been sweeter, unlike the barbeque sauce, which was very tangy and had no sweetness at all! Overall, the food was just okay.

Thank TMS2014
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Helen is what makes this location so special for me. She's has always treated my son and I so special. She has a love for people and you just want to give her a big hug. Thank you Helen for what you do. From Buddy...More

Thank buddy a
Management response:Responded 3 October 2017

Thank you for the very kind words about your experiences with Helen. We know she will enjoy this feedback. Come again soon!

Reviewed 19 July 2017

decision BBQ is very close to my office so we go there a lot for lunch. I actually do not care at all for their sauce but their meats are well smoked, the baked potatoes are the size of a small child and their salads...More

Thank elgreco_11
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is in my opinion, the best barbecue in Houston, and we have a lot of different options. The meat is fine all by itself, doesn't need sauce. But their sauce is so good and sweet you'll want to dip your meat in it. I...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Demeris has been in Houston for a very long time and after tasting the brisket po boy, I can see why. First, I must say that this is restaurant has a beautiful and clean dining area and condiment bar. The service was quick but not...More

Thank gslape
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Been going here for fifty years: Demeris' Barbecue is absolutely delectable and their cole slaw is the best ever. Usually I get the chopped beef sandwich, which is real beef BBQ chopped at the counter, and I recently took a client who ordered a baked...More

Thank houtown
Reviewed 5 May 2016

I'm not a huge BBQ fan so I've only eaten the potato with jalapeno sausage but it was good. What really got me was the cobbler...it is delicious! My hubs though, is a big BBQ fan and he's had the ribs and pulled pork (I...More

Thank loves_wineandcheese
Reviewed 30 January 2016

It has been thirty years since I last ate here, and everything is exactly like it was in the eighties - first rate. They offer true chopped beef - not a bunch of warmed over brisket drowning in bbq sauces. The brisket is excellent and...More

Thank SouthernTrifecta
Reviewed 29 November 2015

There must be something in the sauce because it has just my taste in mind. Not too sweet at all and not too smokey or spicy - just right. The brisket is always perfect and the staff is always friendly and accommodating. My kind of...More

Thank 47MER47
Reviewed 10 November 2015

First of their bbq is respectable, it's consistently good, sauce is right on the money a nice balance of peppery, tangy, and sweet though this being Texas you really shouldn't sauce on anything. Okay with that said, get a baked potato specifically the smoked turkey...More

Thank Corey M
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Jacqueline H
2 November 2017|
Response from Yonny D | Property representative |
Yes, it’s about a 40 minute ride from bush to the restaurant. So that gives you plenty of time to have lunch and make it back for your flight.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2911 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-1590
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-529-7326
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