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The Shack

2309 N Frankford Ave, Lubbock, TX 79416-9347
+1 806-747-1810
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sliced brisket” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (40 reviews)
“potato salad” (16 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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2309 N Frankford Ave, Lubbock, TX 79416-9347
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everything we had here was excellent. The portions were perfect and the tea was fantastic! This is now on the top of the list of my BBQ list! Don't pass this place up and go early because they sell out early!

Thank n00bCoach
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here for lunch on a to-go order at the suggestion of google. I was in the mood for bbq but couldn't find a place that I really thought would be worth the money. I was not expecting this place to be off N....More

Thank Angelica C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Top-notch barbecue, old-school roadhouse feel, great live music. I've seen at least 3 businesses go through this space--"Out in the County" outside the city limits--but this is by far the best. High, high quality barbecue; they sell 'til they run out (as such a joint...More

Thank coyotebanjo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ribs fall off the bone, great rub and sauce, but you don’t need sauce for this! Brisket moist and full of flavor. Slaw and beans very tasty! I’ll be back, but will still go to my other 4 BBQ joints...the top 5 are a...More

Thank SpikeWideman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place on a Sunday and it has the best bbq brisket! Honest no kidding! The portions are very generous and we all got to go boxes! But let's talk sides... Loaded potatoe salad was my favorite, oh wait maybe it's the Spicy...More

Thank TXFaithRider
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I tried the sliced brisket when I visited and it was great. It wasn't too fatty or too lean, but just right. I believe they use pecan wood, which is a nice change from what you typically find in West Texas (mesquite). Their sides were...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

This town has always struggled to find a great BBQ joint. This beats them all. Great fatty chop brisket sandwich.

Thank 289byronh
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Not overly priced like the bbq in wolforth, this is definitely priced right and one of the best bbq joints in TEXAS period! If you don’t no what bbq is supposed to taste like then this place ain’t for you.

Thank randymac1987
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Seriously the best ever!! Wish I had this back in Jersey. Will always get this when in Lubbock !! Have tried it all and recommend it all. Staff is always so nice too

Thank mptxmom
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I had the pork sandwich with cole slaw and spicy red beans. Excellent! My husband had the child's turkey and cole slaw. Very, very good and a large portion! This place never disappoints. Since we were there last, the number of condiments on the table...More

Thank Texas1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2309 N Frankford Ave, Lubbock, TX 79416-9347
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-747-1810
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