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R Place at Washington-on-the-Brazos

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23254 Fm 1155 E, Washington, TX 77880-6036
9368781925
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11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Houston, Texas
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76 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

First time here... Stopped in for lunch after visiting the Washington-On-The-Brazos State Park and based on the recommendation of locals. Had the B-B-Q sausage and the wife had B-B-Q beef. All I can say is WOW...it was OUTSTANDING. This restaurant is in an old tin building just North of the park entrance and doesn't look like much. But the food... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

quality food, small menu but the chopped beef sandwich and german potato salad is a must, also chicken salad very good. immaculate little beer and bbq joint with ice cream for the kids. just happened to grab a sack of fresh pecans picked from the tree outside on my way out. would enjoy a beer there sometime.

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Thank kim b
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Open most weekends. This place serves good smoked brisket and sausage. Sides include German potato salad (good) and pinto beans (Texas staple). I prefer my beans softer, with more cumin, but they were good. Ditto the potato salad and brisket. The peach cobbler for dessert was to die for.

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Thank eewk
Houston, Texas USA
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Good food at down home prices with good service and awesome locale! We've been twice. Step back in time and enjoy both the quietude and friendly staff, chef and atmosphere.

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Thank Bonnie15
San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Great spot for lunch. The flourless chocolate cake is terrific. R has a Saturday dinner that he serves weekly and is known for.

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Houston, Texas
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Out in the middle of nowhere. That’s the only way I can describe R Place’s location. But that’s part of what makes it so wonderful. It’s on a road that isn’t heavily traveled, but folks who know about R Place come from miles around to enjoy the relaxed country atmosphere along with the well-prepared food. If serving barbecue makes it... More 

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Thank wordsmith2016
Pasadena
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The barbq sliced beef sandwich was stuffed with meat that practically melted in my mouth. My husband enjoyed the sausage, beans & German potato salad plate. Small town, laid back, friendly atmosphere. If you are visiting Washington on the Brazos state Historic site I recommend you give this place a try although I believe they are only open on weekends.

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Thank MsBPasadena
sugar land, texas
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219 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Heading to Washington on the Brazos park on a beautiful spring day. Looking at wildflowers in route. Did not know where we might lunch before the park. Website showed the restaurant closed that day. It was Good Friday. I saw great reviews on line for this place, so was disappointed it would not be open. Never fear!! I called the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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108 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

I had a great time with Randy and the entire staff on steak night at R Place. My sister recommended and reserved our table for us and we ventured into "Old Washington" for a wonderful ribeye! The meal begins with warm Brie and bread, followed with a salad. The main attraction was the 10 oz. ribeye and loaded baked potato!... More 

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Thank Gary D
Champaign, Illinois
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We had a great family meal.....steaks were good and wine was good too! The homemade bread and sauce with it was good too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23254 Fm 1155 E, Washington, TX 77880-6036
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: 9368781925

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?