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Calhoun's Texas BBQ

24710 Washington Ave, Murrieta, CA 92562-8204
+1 951-698-3777
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (18 reviews)
“spare ribs” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
24710 Washington Ave, Murrieta, CA 92562-8204
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an awesome place, great atmosphere! The smell brought me into the place and once inside I had to have the brisk, yummy!

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

No need to make a run to Phil's in San Marcos when Calhoun's is around. Everything is good here. We have never had a bad meal. Seriously, everything. We get take out for holidays. Best idea yet. Christmas Eve and Mother's day. We may even...More

Thank CHW34
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a small Mom and Pop place that has amazing food!!! My office has had their food for lunch. The brisket is to die for! If you love BBQ, this is the place to go.

Thank rickigeary
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The guy that I was dating at the time had told me about this place a while back and was bragging about how good their BBQ was. Last month, we finally had the time to go and order some. We ordered the ribs to go...More

Thank ItsJessMe
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great Brisket and Ribs and sauce. Fair price however the chicken tasted a little more burnt than smoked but it was late and overall very good.

Thank John W
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Good food, great family atmosphere, various sauces to try, and service was great. I would recommend Calhoun's.

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ in the area. The sauce is great and the brisket ribs and chicken are the best. They have great combos or family meals with a little of everything.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Second visit. Last time we took home a slab of baby backs; this time two half slabs of baby and spare ribs. I don't claim to be a BBQ smoker expert but these ribs taste great without the sauce - AND - they were meatier...More

Thank RetiredTraveler78
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love this place. Gotta get in early enough because they will run out. Everything is smoked to perfect and their BBQ sauce is so good! Get extra of everything including the pie because you will want seconds!

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We decided to eat here again on 03/21 and called in the order for pick-up. We were told it would be about 15 minutes. So we hopped in the car and by the time we arrived it was ready. We live about 4 miles from...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
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Diana J
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Response from Janice P | Reviewed this property |
Address: 24710 Washington Ave #11, Murrieta, CA 92562 Phone:(951) 698-3777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
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: 24710 Washington Ave, Murrieta, CA 92562-8204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Murrieta
  • Phone Number: +1 951-698-3777
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