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Buster's Bar B Que

2125 Lohmans Crossing Rd., Austin, TX 78734 (Downtown)
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Ranked #1,054 of 3,114 restaurants in Austin
Cuisines: Barbecue
Neighborhood: Downtown
Most recent review
- May 5, 2014
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Neighborhood: Downtown
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10 reviews from our community

70% Recommend
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Houston, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

i did not like they took the hbomb off the menu when busters was in the little building it was awsome food rocked then it moved now it sucks avoid this place.

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Austin, Texas, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Cool place for good bar-b-que food. They have a pretty good selection on their menu and everything I have ordered here has been really good. Fast and friendly service with a staff that knows what they are doing.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

The BBQ was good with smoky flavor. The cole slaw was OK. The banana pudding was bad. I would eat here again, but I would stay away from the cole slaw and banana pudding.

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Keystone, Colorado
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81 reviews 81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Give it a try again. I have always been a fan of this BBQ place in the heart of Lakeway, TX. Prior owners were up and down w consistency of their food. However, new owners have their heart and soul into the business. Food very tasty meats, yard chicken, turkey. Love the coleslaw and BBQ sauce. Stop by kid friendly... More

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The Woodlands, Texas, United States
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Excellent BBQ and service but keep in mind that they close at 9pm on weekend nights. Nice patio under the oak trees.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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260 reviews 260 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Nice people, good service, but very average BBQ. Too many choices around here to make it a favorite. Small portions too.

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Conroe, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Buster's did an outstanding job on our rehearsal dinner. The outdoor Beer Garden was the perfect atmosphere. The BBQ was delicious, I loved the turkey and the beans and potatoe salad were the perfect side. The cobbler with BlueBell ice cream was outstanding and Mary and her crew took great care of us. If you love BBQ, try Buster's.

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Austin, Texas
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Ausin has a lot of BBQ restaurants - some are good, some are awful. I'm happy to report that Buster's is in the first group. I've gotten their "family meal" carryout a couple of times, usually with lean brisket and pulled pork - half a pound of each - creamy cole slaw, and fries (you have a choice of over... More

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austin, tx
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

This is an all around great bbq place. The turkey, however, is one of my favorite. You won't find turkey like this anywhere else.

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Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2011

This little strip restaurant in Lakeway offers a gorgeous deck, under an enormous live oak, for you to kick back and relax. Now let me tell you how to order from this restaurant. For two people choose this : Start with the chicken and sausage gumbo ( yummy) then I am not crazy for thebrisket-it seems dry, sorry, but it... More

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