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Bert's Bar-B-Q

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3563 Far West Blvd Ste 109, Austin, TX 78731-3029
+1 512-345-2378
11:00 - 20:00
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Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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202 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were searching for BarBQ close to the family reunion. We found Bert's ! We are so happy to have such amazing brisket. Everyone was so nice while we tried to decide what to order. We will return. My brisket was delish! Yummers.

Thank GloriaMunday
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119 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Bert's for 27 yrs when I am in Austin and it is as good as it has always been. The brisket, sauce and slaw are all excellent. Jay and the staff are very friendly and accommodating as well. I highly recommend.

Thank James E
Austin, Texas
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368 reviews
331 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This was my first time trying Bert's. I ordered a brisket plate with beans and potato salad. The brisket was a bit dry with a chewy bark. The barbecue sauce helped moisten it up and the sauce was okay but pretty thin and runny. The beans were cooked perfectly, but they were plain pinto beans. There was no onion, peppers,... More 

Thank Steve D
New Braunfels, Texas
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122 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I stopped in to Bert's while I was in town for a doctors appointment. It is a storefront barbecue place in a strip mall. Missing are the smoky smells as you walk into the building. The menu is typical Texas barbecue. I had a brisket and sausage plate with an iced tea, and it was $11. The brisket and sausage... More 

Thank moondog1961
Nacogdoches, Texas
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113 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Stopped in to grab some BBQ on the go. Fast service and very accommodating. Slice beef was trimmed per request and size of side order was adjusted with correct pricing. Chopped beef had nice chunks of chopped beef. The sauce was not too spicy. Coleslaw was not too liquefied and average flavor, not too tart or sweet.

Thank kitty106
Carlsbad, California, United States
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 May 2015

The ribs are heavenly, as is the brisket and the incredibly healthy-looking turkey. Good spud salad and beans, and even the cole slaw is great. Quick service, central location, and very friendly staff. This BBQ is as good as it gets. Really.

Thank johnbryant1964
Austin, Texas
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

The food is good and service is very friendly. Try the Frito Pie - doesn't sound very good but you will not be disappointed.

Thank Steeda46
Austin, Texas
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127 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2014

I'm not sure I have to say more. I stopped one night to grab some dinner for me and my kids. This was such a mistake, but I am new to the neigborhood and thought it might be a nice treat. Boy was I wrong. Dry brisket, watery sauce, salty, salty, salty rub. If you think this is great BBQ,... More 

Thank Liz S
Austin, Texas
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2014

There are times in life when one is overcome by the irresistible urge to consume a large Frito Pie with added onions, sausage and cheese. Well... those moments happen in MY life, anyway. When it does: only Bert's has the correct antidote.

Thank MisterMissusO
Austin, Texas
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115 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Located in a small strip mall in western Austin, this family operation has been open for 40 years. Longevity is not a guarantee of satisfaction, I found. I tried the BBQ brisket and the white meat chicken, both were unremarkable, more like ho-hum. Neither meat had much smoke flavor; the chicken was borderline tough. An extra on my plate was... More 

Thank David M

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3563 Far West Blvd Ste 109, Austin, TX 78731-3029
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-345-2378

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