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220 Commerce Dr, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1259
270-234-8586
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great place - food was fantastic

We stopped at this exit for the evening while traveling home. Motel employee recommended restaurant. We had a great meal, great service and would definitely return if in the area again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
John P
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Towanda
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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103 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Towanda
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

We stopped at this exit for the evening while traveling home. Motel employee recommended restaurant. We had a great meal, great service and would definitely return if in the area again.

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Texas Outlaw B, Guest Relations Manager at Texas Outlaw Barbeque, responded to this review

Thanks so much John! We are grateful for your review. Hope you enjoyed your short stay in E-town and we look forward to hopefully seeing you again down the road. More 

Kentucky
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

One of my favorite places in the country for ribs. Winner of many national BBQ competitions. The steaks are great as well. This place is not a chain. Service could be better, but quality of the entrées make it worth the visit.

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Texas Outlaw B, Guest Relations Manager at Texas Outlaw Barbeque, responded to this review

Thanks Pick1960. We are truly grateful to have the opportunity to be a part of your family lunch last Sunday. So many great memories are created when we gather together to share a meal and that is one of the reasons we love what we do! Hope to see you and your family again soon. More 

Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We ordered take out from here for family lunch on Sunday. Ribs disappeared quickly. Pulled pork sandwiches with the provided sauce were yummy. Baked beans with bits of meat were flavorful. Potato salad was okay.

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Bardstown, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I went out to eat on the busiest day of all with my wife and mother. Normally, I do not write reviews I simply tuck away tidbits of information and relay them unto others...but this visit on THIS day was amazing. To begin, when we arrived there was a bit of a wait, (expected) when we were seated our server... More 

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Texas Outlaw B, Guest Relations Manager at Texas Outlaw Barbeque, responded to this review

Thank you so much Ed. We are so happy you, your wife and mother made the trip over from Bardstown to spend Valentines Day with us! We will be passing along your review to Cameron and our management team. We are truly grateful for your support and feedback! See you soon. More 

Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Ate here this evening with the wife. I ordered the ribs and they were some of the best I've had. Nice smoke ring and smoked perfectly. Service was excellent and great atmosphere. Would give it a 5 star but was a little pricey. The BBQ is delicious though.

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Kentucky
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Traveling through we stopped at this exit and decided to try Texas Outlaw when the other popular chain restaurant had an hour wait. After having dinner here we wondered why anyone would wait an hour at the other place when this place had food just as good and even better. Great service. The sauce was fantastic. Steaks cooked exactly as... More 

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Warsaw, Indiana
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have to be honest. We chose this restaurant for dinner because others in the area were REALLY busy. It appeared that they were short staffed. We ordered nachos, and a bowl of soup for each of us. My soup was served hot, but my husband's soup was only warm. They specialize in BBQ, but we did not try it.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Best Food when it comes to a steak. We all loved it. Waiter was great never let our drinks run out of tea. Loved the desserts also.

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Texas Outlaw B, Guest Relations Manager at Texas Outlaw Barbeque, responded to this review

Thanks so much rajpatellq! It was a pleasure serving you and we hope to see you again soon for another one of our fresh hand-cut Certified Angus grilled steaks! More 

Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Like many restaurants, stick w/ their specialty. The pulled pork and brisket are great. The ribs are mediocre. Side dishes are good-average. Service good.

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Texas Outlaw B, Guest Relations Manager at Texas Outlaw Barbeque, responded to this review

We are grateful for your review Gogmeister and appreciate your feedback. We'd welcome specific feedback on the ribs and sides to help us troubleshoot and improve on our 15 year tradition. Would you mind sending us some additional details to texasoutlawbbq@gmail.com Thanks! More 

Saint Georges, Canada
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Restaurant close to our hôtel; the service was great and choice of menu is excellent however, you have to like BBQ as almost everything is smoked......

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Texas Outlaw B, Guest Relations Manager at Texas Outlaw Barbeque, responded to this review

We truly appreciate your review and thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you recently. To provide some additional clarification, while we take great pride in our award-winning smoked BBQ, we do have a wide-variety of other scratch-made menu items that are not smoked, such as: Fresh salads, soups, hand-cut grilled certified Angus steaks, grilled chicken, pasta dishes,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 220 Commerce Dr, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1259
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: 270-234-8586

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?