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Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse

188 Highway 290 E, Elgin, TX 78621-3216
+1 512-281-3331
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Ranked #7 of 30 Restaurants in Elgin
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Austin, Texas
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155 reviews 155 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Well I am not a fan of leaving poor reviews. But I'm a fan of posting the facts. My brisket was on the dry side. But I hear this is the place to go for sausage - which I didn't order. So if you are a sausage lover - this might be your place! Ordering is strange. We had 10... More

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San Jose, CA
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

One of the best briskest I've ever ate. So tender and juicy. Loved how the meat are juicy and flavorful. I don't even need to splatter BBQ sauce on it and still get that smoky BBQ taste.

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Elgin, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

As a resident of Elgin I have the pleasure of visiting either of the prominent BBQ restaurants in town. I prefer Meyers simply due to overall flavor of the different meats. Personally, I will buy Meyers sausage and grill it myself, but it is a great family restaurant to go relax, have a cold beverage, and enjoy good home-style BBQ.... More

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Houston, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had a taste for good bbq, so we stopped in at Meyers. I use to drive from Cypress to Elgin just to purchase brisket to bring home for dinner. Something has happen to the quality of these products! The flavor is gone! I purchased a brisket sandwich, bread was cold, and it was not appealing. This use to be... More

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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I really prefer Meyers as to some of the other BBQ places. They have a great pulled pork plate or sandwich. My personal favorite for plates is the Smoked Turkey. I cannot eat beef so this is a great choice for me. The turkey is not dry like so many other places. The pulled pork is not overly spicy and... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I gave this place multiple chances but came to the same conclusion each time. Their brisket is the worst I've had. Ever. And I've been to over 80 of Texas' best bbq places. It's not moist. The smoke ring was completely grey. Tasted and felt and even smelled like yesterday's meat. The ribs were just as bad if not worse!!... More

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Houston, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This place was terrible. Got brisket, turkey, and sausage to go. No flavor. The sauce was terrible. Place was recommended. Wish we had stopped at Southside Market. Learned a lesson.

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Gregg M, Owner at Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse, responded to this review

An L, I am so sorry you had a bad experience at our restaurant. We pride ourselves on making great, flavorful bbq and what you received is not up to our standards. Would you mind telling me what day and time your visited our restaurant? I would like to see what the problem possibly was and make sure that does... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Meyer's has the best sausage. Everyone should try the garlic pork sausage, it's actually the reason we stopped here in the first place and we weren't disappointed. It is awesome. Also tried the ribs and they were also tasty. We bought plenty of sausage to bring home. We will definitely go back again.

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Gregg M, Owner at Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse, responded to this review

IGhamiltontx, Thanks for stopping in. I am so glad you enjoyed the garlic sausage. That was one of the three sausage we made when my grandfather started the company in the 40s. Please come back and see us again soon. Thanks, Gregg Meyer, Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse More

Lafayette, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This restaurant is very casual (cafeteria style) but the food is terrific. It's a great place to meet friends, get great food, and sit and talk for a while. No one hurries you out. The menu isn't extensive, but it does make for a very complete meal. It lives up to its reputation!

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Gregg M, Owner at Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse, responded to this review

Linda, Thanks so much for stopping by our restaurant. We are always glad to hear from customers that enjoyed their stop. We cook for our customers, but most would be surprised how much we partake of the goodies as well. Hope you have a great 4th of July. Thanks, Gregg Meyer, Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse More

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

It's neighbor(Southside) is more famous, however when I'm in Elgin I prefer to stop at Meyers. Smaller, and I prefer their food/sauce to the other. REAL good BBQ and a friendly, more "homey" atmosphere. Eat there and enjoy!

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Additional Information about Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse

Address: 188 Highway 290 E, Elgin, TX 78621-3216
Phone Number: +1 512-281-3331
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Elgin
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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