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Salt Lick BBQ

3350 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78665-3905
+1 512-386-1044
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (195 reviews)
“ribs” (235 reviews)
“turkey” (106 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3350 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78665-3905
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Reviewed 3 days ago

this is an Austin classic and very very awesome. the whole experience is 100% Texan. when I have friends from Europe come into town this is the first place we go. It is the full monty. the whole package and really good all day/ every...More

Thank monacobob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ehhhh....I wasn’t that impressed with the meal. I heard the potato salad was amazing but it came out cold. I don’t know if that’s normal or what but wasn’t that great cold. BBQ brisket sandwich was huge but not the best I’ve had. The pecan...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here during the state baseball tournament. The bbq was ok but the potato salad was dry and the beans were nothing special. A little over priced. Great atmosphere though.

Thank PattiFireflies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Guess it is not my cup of tea! Family style serving seems uncomfortable and not very appetizing. Average food...found the signature items tough and chewy. Will not likely return.

Thank dpepin44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit when we are in town. This time the vibe was very different. We found out our favorite server, Kristin H, the other employees nicked named her “mama K” who had taken care of for years was let go because of a costumer complaint...More

Thank luv2travel2027
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

My first visit to Texas and my first and only taste of Texas BBQ whilst there.. I visited salt lick with a very large group from my work, we had a set plate of brisket, ribs and sausage along with sides. I would have loved...More

Thank cpw-mp
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Outstanding food. Tender brisket, tasty ribs and sausage. The potato salad and coleslaw was so good. We had great service for our part of 8. Hector did an outstanding job.

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

It honestly doesn't matter what you eat here. Everything is hot and fresh. The meat is juicy, tender, and delicious. The service was great. We can't wait to go back.

Thank horrormovies122
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Large place with large wooden bench seating where you may be seated with people you don't know if they are crowded. BBQ was okay. Food portions are large. Bill was 100.00 for three adult dinners with no alcohol, which seems a bit pricey for food...More

Thank fellowtraveler5
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

The Salt Lick was recommended to us several times, but only because we didn't find anyone who had tried Franklin's. Our decision was made when we realized Franklin's was closed on Mondays. The salt lick is about 20 miles outside of Austin. The drive was...More

Thank Tnerruc
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February 23, 2018|
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Response from 740jaimef | Reviewed this property |
They don’t do reservations and they don’t seat incomplete parties.
January 7, 2017|
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Response from alq25 | Reviewed this property |
They sure do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3350 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78665-3905
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Round Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 512-386-1044
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