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Cal-Bob's Smoke Shack - CLOSED

3164 Fredericksburg Rd, Kerrville, Kerrville, TX 78028-9186
+1 830-955-5369
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
3 Oct 2017
“I miss Cal-Bobs”
29 Apr 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
3164 Fredericksburg Rd, Kerrville, Kerrville, TX 78028-9186
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Went there with the advice of a friend... wasn't real sure about it. The smoked prime rib was phenomenal! Owner and wife on hand and it became my favorite place... oil field picked up and they tried to move south and closed here... it was...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank P3858PLjeffh
Reviewed April 29, 2015

Have driven by the Hwy 16 location several times. Business is closed and signs removed. Supposedly has moved to Tilden, Texas down south in the Eagle Ford Shale area.

Date of visit: March 2015
1  Thank Winegeek03
Reviewed March 22, 2015

This had such great reviews that we couldn't wait to get there. Last review we found was dated Jan. 2015.Can't review because couldn't find it! Asked at several businesses in town and nobody had heard of it. Visitor center was closed on Sat. Afternoon

Date of visit: March 2015
1  Thank Sharon R
Reviewed March 8, 2015

Cal Bob's closed. I enjoyed Calvin and his crew... great people. The food was delicious. Ir was on our way home, so we ofter did take-out. Very convenient. Sadly, he is closed. Rumor in town is that he moved to Tildon to a restaurant there.

Date of visit: September 2014
4  Thank Cowgirl10_10
Reviewed February 11, 2015

They reviews were so good I could hardly wait to try. Drove 10 miles of of my way only to find them closed. Will not go back. Went to Bill's BBQ instead and it was great. Will review them noow

Date of visit: February 2015
1  Thank carolri
Reviewed February 3, 2015

Primo catering joint that serves up meals on the side of Hwy 16. If asked do you wants it Cal Bob's - say yes! Your savory smoked meat of choice is placed on a hot plate with CB's special sauce and gently carmelized to perfection....More

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank Steve B
Reviewed January 19, 2015

This was our second visit to Cal-Bob's and the BBQ was as good as the first time we tried it. I had the smoked prime rib this time and it was fantastic. The Cajun horseradish has some kick but Cal had warned me before I...More

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank Freewolf297
Reviewed December 20, 2014

Sliding through Kerrville on our way to Texas we started craving BBQ. Checked out the reviews and decided to give Cal-bob's Smoke Shack.bg A five does not give this place justice. I would give it a ten! Cute little "shack", nicest people, and Great food!...More

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank PVSue
Reviewed December 18, 2014

I worked with Cal-Bob to cater a wedding in the Hill Country this past weekend and it was a simply wonderful experience! He and his team were efficient, clean, quiet and the food was out of this world. Crowd pleasers included the turkey breast, potato...More

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank Lauren R
Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

After driving around Kerrville looking for someplace to eat I came across the big red and white BBQ sign. I made a u-turn and came back to the restaurant. When I opened the door the delightful smell of Texas BBQ wafted through the air. I...More

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3164 Fredericksburg Rd, Kerrville, Kerrville, TX 78028-9186
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Kerrville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-955-5369
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