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Prasek's Hillje Smokehouse

29714 US 59 Hwy, El Campo, TX 77437-4054
+1 979-543-8312
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (15 reviews)
“sausage” (22 reviews)
“turkey” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
29714 US 59 Hwy, El Campo, TX 77437-4054
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a regular stop whenever we drive to the Houston area. The food is good and there's a sitting area in the center of the store. The place has grown the past few years. Now there are a LOT more people and the prices...More

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

always have to stop when driving to Houston. A great family tradition. The place has grown over the years and has only gotten better. Smoke meats heaven, not sure what to get ask for a sample. Peppered beef my favorite. There are to go cheese...More

Thank hpresas
Reviewed 22 February 2018

30 year Houstonian customer to and from the valley. Ordered pork and beef dried sausage, clueless teenager gave me regular pork and beef sausage with dried pricing. Establishment is mismanaged living on past reputation.

Thank Alibooba
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

When we are driving on 59 this is our stop for BBQ and jerky. The chopped brisket sandwich is a must and a slice of marbled cheese. We purchase the thick jerky, we enjoy the peppered bison, turkey, and beef.

Thank America C
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Last year passing by we stopped by to fuel and use the facilities. What an awesome place it was when we went inside. This year we made sure we stopped by even though we couldn't remember the name of the place or where it was...More

Thank 671perlan
Reviewed 18 November 2017

For over 30 years I have regularly driven Highway 59 between Houston and South Texas and patronized Prasek’s Hillje Smokehouse. In my earlier stops, it was just a tiny stop in the middle of nowhere, selling smoked meats, tasty jars of relishes, pickled vegetables, and...More

Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

BBQ is good, sweet tea is just ok, but the sweets there and the jerky are really good. Plenty of parking and they have meats that you can cook at home that look really good. Lots of variety

Thank Jaime O
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had a group of a dozen. Service was excellent, and everything was clean. Food was very good according to everyone in our party. I had brisket sandwich and mine was delicious. Worth a stop!

Thank keithlajack
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

There are so many things to choose from, but the cinnamon rolls are Devine. Take home a dozen and your family will love you.

Thank speaksfree
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Perhaps because we come from the UK, but not what we expected. A fairly long wait for our food, although we asked a few times where it was, having to get to Houston airport. Expensive for basically a burger and a sandwich, with a side...More

Thank lynnc185
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Daily specials and all sorts of sandwiches.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29714 US 59 Hwy, El Campo, TX 77437-4054 (Formerly 29714 US 59 Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  El Campo
  • Phone Number: +1 979-543-8312
  • E-mail
We are famous for our jerky and sausage and smokehouse products, but we are so much more. We are a bakery, specialty meat market, restaurant, convenience store, gift shop, ice cream parlor, and Prasek's gear. We also offer a huge line of wines, specialty food products, outdoor fire pits, grills, hunting gear, deer stands, fishing gear, Yeti coolers, and Costa sunglasses and gear. We are your One Stop Shop!
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