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Carl's Barbecue

21920 North West Fwy (Hwy 290), Cypress, TX 77429
281.890.2275
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Ranked #22 of 199 Restaurants in Cypress
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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English first
Cypress, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Year in and year out, this long time Cypress institution consistently turns out great BBQ. Where Carl's really shines is the brisket, always lean and tender. The pork ribs are a little more hit and miss - sometimes they are the best around, sometimes a little tough. The chicken is always good, and Carl's does a good job on both... More 

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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Excellent location, in the Northwest Freeway and Telge Rd. A family owned restaurant that offers a delicious barbecue meats and ribs, the best barbecue sauce to my taste and a fully loaded potato that have not rivalry. The employees are very helpful and the prices excellent, the portions are very big and they offers family packages. Is a place where... More 

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Cypress, Texas, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Recently moved from College Station to Cypress and have been on the hunt for a good BBQ place. Tried this and it was very disappointing. Prices were a little steep for the small portions and the average taste. Customer service was nothing to brag about either. Unfortunately, my first trip was also my last.

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99 reviews 99 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Tonite for dinner my friends picked up dinner for us at Carl's. They had not eaten there for a while and we're extremely pleased with it. I have had 3 people I've the past 2 days tell me how good it is. The brisket was moist and the rib meat fell off the ribs. Good cole slaw and potato salad... More 

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Cypress, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I been eating Carls Barbeque for years. My wife and I dine in and have also bought the family pack for a wedding we had in our home. The wedding guest loved it. It allowed us to enjoy the wedding and serve the guest a tasty meal. Carls barbeque also supports many of the kids activities in the comunity. I... More 

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Belmont, Michigan
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We have tried many BBQ places in the area and Carls is the best so far. Its in the sauce. Not to mention a great environment for the family. If you are in the area and looking for BBQ....save the time researching and just go to Carls

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Cypress, Texas, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I just would like to stay where my palate is and as well it is close to home opportunity for school catering is also their specialty and as well as it is affordable for the groups of players and parents

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Cypress, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The meats are good, the sides are kind of like cafeteria food. I prefer take out so I can match with my own sides, and a better atmosphere.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Who are you people writing such good reviews. The brisket has no taste. Not Texas BBQ you Yankees. The Potatoe salad was good, buns hard.

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Cypress, Texas, USA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Great BBQ. Their BBQ stuffed Baked Potatoe is a regular at our house. I had had their brisket, sausage and turkey; all are very good. 95% of my visits are take out since it is right on my way home from work.

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Additional Information about Carl's Barbecue

Address: 21920 North West Fwy (Hwy 290), Cypress, TX 77429
Phone Number: 281.890.2275
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cypress
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 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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