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Texan Barbeque

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101 N Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2446
847-658-2130
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chili and Cornbread NOMNOM

Great Chili, Amazing Cornbread and huge portion (wish they served with honey though), Love the unique decor.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
Chantal S
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Buffalo Grove, Illinois, United States
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Algonquin, IL USA
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Delicious smoked and barbecued meats. Haven't had anything that I didn't like. Seasoned curly fries are yummy. If you like real barbecue you should give the Texan a try!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I grew up on the Texan, on its award winning ribs and BBQ sauce, but now that I'm older and have tried other many other BBQ joints, I'm not as satisfied as I once was. The food is good, the ribs fall right off the bone, but nothing special that makes me excited. The place needs a giant makeover, including... More 

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Carpentersville, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

You can smell their delicious ribs cooking all over the neighborhood. I don't know how this place isn't constantly packed to the brim. We have come here at least once a month for the last 4 months, and there is never a wait. You order at the counter, and they bring your food to the table. Its a little confusing... More 

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Algonquin, Illinois
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We love the BBQ sauce & the food! The lunch specials are terrific & the dinners are delicious! We would eat here every week if we could!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

RIBS are really good, very filling for the half slab. The cornbread is so damn good!! It's butter filled. Buttery goodness. Staff is great!!!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Had better ribs. Need to check out other rib places and try to go to another level. 2 time we tried this place. Need to step it up.Needs a face lift.

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois, United States
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Great Chili, Amazing Cornbread and huge portion (wish they served with honey though), Love the unique decor.

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Algonquin, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Having grown up in the South, I have enjoyed some truly good barbeque and the Texan really hits the spot! I can truly say we've never had a bad meal there and the food is plentiful and very tasty. Not only is their pork good, but their steak special is just that--special and when it's featured it's an excellent value.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My husband and I have tried many BBQ places around the Chicago area, and the Texan is one of our favorites. The beef brisket is so tender and flavorful... Yummy! We have never had a bad meal here, our friends order their catering for family parties and rave about food. I have had Beef Brisket, Chili, Chicken, and Steak...and have... More 

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Crystal Lake, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This place is a staple for the NW burbs! It's absolutely authentic Texas BBQ which means it's smoked oh so well. Try the 2 or 3 meat special. It's grabd! Whatever you get, you must have a side of fried okra and cornbread. Not for the LDL shy, but for a splurge, or an everyday option, this is your place.... More 

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Additional Information about Texan Barbeque

Address: 101 N Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2446
Phone Number: 847-658-2130
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 101 N Main St, Algonquin, IL 60102-2446
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
  • Phone Number: 847-658-2130

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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