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Up In Smoke BBQ

103 N Waco St, Hillsboro, TX 76645-2143
+1 254-582-0105
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“pecan pie” (3 reviews)
“brisket” (14 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
103 N Waco St, Hillsboro, TX 76645-2143
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Reviewed yesterday

I was on the way from Dallas to Austin and was starving as it was near 3 PM and I had not yet eaten lunch. Up in Smoke BBQ Restaurant was simply amazing! The service was very friendly and the staff patient as I asked...More

Thank st25w
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had driven past this place many times before and finally I stopped. I ordered the chopped brisket sandwich with 2 sides. And it was delicious. The atmosphere was pleasant, not too exciting but overall a quiet place to have some good bbq. The only...More

Thank SmilingBig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I like to stop at as many bbq places as possible. This place was very good. Nice tangy smoky flavor. The brisket sandwich was outstanding. The ribs were wonderful. The usual sides...beans, potato salad and coleslaw were also very good.

Thank Joel M
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on the way to Waco from DFW. Good brisket and sausage. The portions were large and the price is reasonable.

Thank Stan J
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Went with my office to get dessert in the late afternoon. 6 servers on shift and it still took almost 20 minutes to get the to go desserts we ordered. Had to actually ask them if it was being packed up in the back before...More

Thank aprilcook78
Reviewed May 3, 2018

a good place to grab something quick to eat. the bbq is realy good, but not great.i have been there numerous times and will go back again.

Thank pgstroud
Reviewed April 17, 2018

You wrote a review for Up in Smoke BBQ 17 hours ago 2.0 star rating 4/16/2018 You might say we are a "tad" addicted to trying brisket at different BBQ restaurants. We've tried brisket all across the south and other places too. So, when I...More

Thank Willy W
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Friendly stop with delicious, tender brisket. But. . . it was worrisome watching my plate prepared. The server had gloves lying on the counter but did not use them, instead using tongs and her bare hands to handle the meat, before slicing some for my...More

Thank DesperateHeart
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Saw their billboard while driving back from Waco. It was a little confusing on how to get there but worth it once we found it. We had the Works and a turkey sandwich with sides. All of the meats and sides were delicious. The Works...More

Thank jwbdcb
Reviewed November 9, 2017

This place is right on I35 southbound side and worth the stop! Great smoked turkey and comfy atmosphere! People are friendly - this is a great local place with Texas charm! Will certainly stop here again! Spicy BBQ is excellent! Has a walk thru line...More

Thank sctexas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 N Waco St, Hillsboro, TX 76645-2143
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Hillsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 254-582-0105
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