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Texan Barbeque

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

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 7
    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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

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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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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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
15 helpful votes 15 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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3 helpful votes 3 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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Carpentersville, Illinois
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8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

My husband and I went for dinner and I was amazed! I was expecting it to be a sit down restaurant and it wasn't. When you walk in you place your order and have a seat. Friendly service! I had ribs and garlic shrimp. Told my husband he could have some an to be honest I didn't share!!! It was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We love the 'fall off the bone' ribs and the sauce choices are excellent. I recently discovered the chicken is also delicious and have always loved the sliced or pulled pork sandwich. The service is excellent and staff friendly and swift. I have yet to find better ribs anywhere!

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Algonquin, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is great for take out. The barbeque is authentic and very good. A lot of options and sides. I prefer the pulled pork, but the ribs are excellent. It is very casual if you choose to eat there. Then you can try all of the sauces available.

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Algonquin, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Best barbeque in McHenry County. Try the all meat platter and or the pulled pork sandwich, either one will fill you to satisfaction.

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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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