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Dickinson Bar-B-Que & Steakhouse

2111 Fm 517 Rd E, Dickinson, TX 77539-8660
+1 281-534-2500
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (10 reviews)
“potato salad” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2111 Fm 517 Rd E, Dickinson, TX 77539-8660
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Neat place to visit . Friendly staff..Barbeque is excellent. Steak house next door is about to open. We can,t wait to try it out

Thank 957Fredw
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Was in Dickinson visiting family, and they ordered us take out from here (Brisket, Sausage, Potato Salad, Coleslaw & Baked Beans). The sausage was the best I ever had, and I am not a huge sausage fan! Potato salad was mustard base which isn't my...More

Thank kelseyfunk2
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I went there for lunch today and ordered the rib plate with a side of rice and turnip greens. The ribs seem to be either boiled baked Steamwd, with no true BBQ smoke flavor. The sides will much much better then the barbecue. I found...More

Thank maarmstr1
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place heading from Galveston to Houston. What a find. We were greeted as "new" customers with a sampler of meats. It felt like being part of the Dickensian BBQ family! Thanks!

Thank cbdietrich
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful fresh and delicious! I love the turkey avocado melt! The banana pudding is also delicious! And don't forget the fried okra!

Thank Caryl67
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The best shrimp po'boy anywhere including NOLA. Pulled pork is excellent. Texas Chili yum. Gumbo as good as I make. Homemade Ranch Dressing is spectacular. And a bar.

Thank NTravel112
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The service at Dickinson Bar-B-Que & Steakhouse is excellent. The young man who takes orders was friendly, patient and good. It's a nice barbeque restaurant on FM 517 not far from 45. We enjoyed sitting on this patio. I found the barbeque to be average....More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Maybe it's just me but I was not impressed with the quality of BBQ. Everyone else seems to like it but it just didn't do it for myself and my spouse. Very friendly staff though!! I wanted to like it but ribs tasted more steamed...More

Thank blondie2tx
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Love the service of this team here. The BBQ is reliably good quality and the side dishes are my favorite along with the fresh hot rolls! A manager always comes by the table to check on service and satisfaction and this shows the dedication this...More

1  Thank Denise T
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I've been going around to various BBQ joints in the area. Hands down, these are my favorite spare ribs around. They beat the pants off of any in the area, including Rudy's, Pappa's, Ryan's, Red River BBQ, Logan's Steakhouse, etc. They use a dry rub....More

1  Thank txjsr
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Adrian C
Is there any beer
7 May 2017|
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Response from txjsr | Reviewed this property |
Not only do they have the traditional bottled beers, but they actually have a bar area with about a dozen locally brewed beers on tap. A great place for ribs and beer. By far, the best ribs around!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2111 Fm 517 Rd E, Dickinson, TX 77539-8660
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Dickinson
  • Phone Number: +1 281-534-2500
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