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Davis Grocery & Barbecue

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400 S Robinson St, Taylor, TX 76574-4427
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Taylor, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place is clean. The service is very friendly. If you are looking for good quality BBQ that won't break the bank the little hidden place is it.

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Thank wmcopig
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Brisket was really good. The sausage was very good. The beans were excellent put a lot of of the trimmings from the meat into the beans which was delicious. It was not too overpriced.

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Thank jackkarouck
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Regularly on Monday's there's a good chance we can be found at this establishment. The staff and management maintains a very clean and friendly staffed establishment, additionally the food is pretty good.

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Thank star95presson
Dallas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Came to Taylor on a Sunday to eat at L. Mueller's only to find they are closed on Sunday. Had a list of BBQ joints in hand and headed to Davis Grocery & Market. Very nice man and woman were working and we (6) men were the only customers at about 1:00 pm. The mutton was excellent, everything else was... More 

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Thank Jim R
Jarrell, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

The brisket is properly done, with a great smoke ring and a good moisture level. But what sets this joint apart is the mutton. Taken right of the ribs, it is smokey and slightly gamey, just the way mutton should be. The rancho beans are also delicious.

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Thank mdiv2001
Taylor, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

I usually take my bbq home! But this place has the best bbq around! It's one of Taylor's best kept secrets! You should try it!

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Thank DIXIEFERN
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

if you want great tasting brisket, ribs, or sausage then head over to Davis Grocery & Barbeque. Now this place doesn't have the atmosphere of Mueller's across the tracks but the food and service are much better.

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Thank J R
Taylor, Texas
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21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

There are other highly rated BBQ joints in Taylor, but Davis' is some of the best in town and mostly unknown except for the neighborhood. It's a small grocery store, but the food is good! It's worth a visit.

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Thank SneakyHorseNinja
Taylor, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

One of the great BBQ places in Taylor. Owned and operated by an individual and has wonderful food. I will go there a lot.

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Thank Richard R
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

First off, this is directly in response to a Taylor resident who, in a review of Louie Mueller barbecue, said this place was incredible. To that person I say, you have absolutely no barbecue education whatsoever. Perhaps it is because you like dry brisket that has absolutely no flavor and mostly made the day before, or ribs that are so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Barbecue
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 S Robinson St, Taylor, TX 76574-4427
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Taylor

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