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Address: , Fort Worth, TX 76107
Phone Number: 817-475-3089
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Description: The Texas Bar-B-Q Tour starts with a train ride on the TRE (Trinity...
The Texas Bar-B-Q Tour starts with a train ride on the TRE (Trinity Railway Express) to the T&P Train Station in downtown Fort Worth. There you board a clean air conditioned bus. The tour stops at three of the top six award winning Bar-B-Q restaurants in Fort Worth/Dallas, rated by D Magazine. At each restaurant you will savor their signature Bar-B-Q. If the pitmaster can break away from the fire, he will join us for a Q&A. It is fascinating to hear about their choices of wood, meats and cooking temperatures. As we drive through the city, you will hear the history of Fort Worth/Dallas. We will point out restaurants, landmarks and places of interest. You will see the Water Gardens, Sundance Square, The Historic Stockyards and many more sites. Photo opportunities will be available at the Fort Worth Water Gardens, Stockyards, Cowboys Stadium and the Ballpark in Alrington. If you leave hungry it's your own fault...
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As we had never been to Fort Worth before and wanted to see as much as we could in the short time we were here be booked the tour and are glad we did. Billy Ray was very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Queanbeyan, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

As we had never been to Fort Worth before and wanted to see as much as we could in the short time we were here be booked the tour and are glad we did. Billy Ray was very passionate and knowledgeable about Fort Worth and we say more in the 5 hours we were with him than we thought we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed spending two hours checking out Texas barbeque. Billy is informative, laid back, and I must add a song writer (look out Nashville!) He gave us a quick downtown tour, and then we got to the business of barbeque. We enjoyed each stop, and we still disagree on which one was the best.

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Regina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This was my first trip to Texas and I was doing it solo. I booked this tour for a chance to see the city and try some amazing food and I sure wasn't disappointed. Three stops along the way to try some of the best BBQ in Fort Worth will leave you so full you think you're gonna explode! Billy... More 

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Rochester, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My family and I were heading to Fort Worth, Texas for a weekend wedding and we were looking for something fun to do while visiting, and we we came across the Texas Bar-B-Q Tour. We booked our tickets and contacted the owner, Billy Ray. From our phone conversation to the last minutes on our tour, he was polite, funny, and... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We only thought we knew good barbeque. We didn't. Now we do. We just concluded our New Years Eve Day "Tour for Two". What a memorable way to get ready for 2015. The tour is as advertised - only better. As we were a bit familiar with Fort Worth, we chose to spend more time visiting with Billy as we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

A group of us were in FW for the first time and we were glad we stumbled across Billy's BBQ. We had a great time and had great food!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

It was our first time to Fort Worth and Billy took the hassle of having to arrange our own itinerary. Our family had such a fantastic time, everything ran smoothly and we experienced the best of what Fort Worth has to offer. Billy added a real special touch to the tour as he was able to make the most out... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Oh boy I am glad we did this tour! Billy Ray will treat you like family. His infectious passion for all things Fort Worth and Texas are on show. If you like BBQ, heck even if you don't, this tour is the absolute best introduction to first time visitors to Texas. Thank you Billy Ray for the appetizer, I will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We just wanted to write a note to let everyone know what a great time we had on the Barb-B-Q tour!! The day was so much fun... Billy really makes you feel comfortable. Learning about Fort Worth was fun, some of the areas we had seen before, but we still learned something new! The BBQ was outstanding, meeting the cooks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

A great day spent with an interesting & informative local. We were treated like royalty. Food was amazing. The little stops to check out tourist & non-tourist spots was great. Would recommend this to anyone visiting Dallas & Fort Worth. Thanks Billy Ray for a warm & wonderful introduction to your home town

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