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Stubb's Bar-B-Q

#221 of 3,275 Restaurants in Austin
$$ - $$$American, ,
801 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-3312
+1 512-480-8341
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (45 reviews)
“ribs” (145 reviews)
“pulled pork” (68 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
801 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-3312
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1 - 10 of 873 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another staple in Austin. Unfortunately, not worth the effort. Like all the other barbecue joints here in Austin just another case of same old same old. Most people can make better Backyard barbecue.

Thank scampanozzi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ribs were OK, but were not falling off the bone! Only one sauce is offered. Service was great. Many different rooms to eat in. And there is a Music Venue downstairs and outside.

Thank CarrieJane R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I grew up in texas and love BBQ. We wanted to try multiple places to find the best and this visit fell flat on disappointment except for the local cider and ipa. We both got 3 meats and veggies. The sausage was ok but...More

Thank Teri B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was good and the brisket (with sauce) was very good along with the Mac and cheese and crispy fried okra.

Thank njslaws
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here on a business trip. I had the beef brisket platter that was really good. The place was crowded, even on a Sunday night. A couple of people ordered beer, but they did not have a price menu to show us, and a...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had lunch there and the food was very good. I had pulled pork which as excellent, the queso was good. all of the food was good. it is a small place but it seemed like people were coming in and out at a brisk...More

Thank wmtlm
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I shared a BBQ platter, salad, and the chips and queso. The queso was actually really good and the house salad was also really good- great lettuce and the dressing was homemade- delicious. My husband loved the BBQ- pulled pork, brisket, and...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Go for the Gospel Brunch! There was an incredible 7 piece band that played and they were astounding. It gives me goosebumps thinking about how beautiful their music was and I’m not even a religious person. So uplifting and truly beautiful. The brunch buffet was...More

Thank Kayla G
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Dining area closest to the street looked unkempt and had something dangling from the ceiling - looked like dust bunnies in reverse. The best part of the meal were the side dishes. Service was mediocre. My companion ordered pulled pork, but got sliced beef. I...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

I went on a Monday solo on a biz trip. The atmosphere is more hole in the wall, but I like that. The staff was friendly and the crowd was moderate. I eat a lot of Q, and I give this spot a solid average....More

Thank ah64fish
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January 14, 2016|
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Response from rjgarnold | Reviewed this property |
I only had lunch there, so wouldn't be able to answer this question. Sorry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-3312
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-480-8341
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