We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Write a Review

17 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    4
    3
    5
    3
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Fort Worth, Texas
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Went in on a Tuesday night to get a "to go" order. This isn't the first time here as my wife and I go often and sit in the dining room. The bar area is totally segregated from the dining room because they allow smoking in that area. To place the order I had to visit the bar. The waitress... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arlington, Texas, United States
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I have been going to this great little place for years. My family use to go when I was a kid and I still go as often as I can when I am in the area. The ribs are yummy and the "sour" slaw is the best. I just wish I was in the area more often so I could... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aledo, Texas
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Went for lunch, nice enough service, rustic atmosphere, but food left lots to be desired. I ordered the Sausage Plate with 2 sides.....liked the bean side. The sausage was very bland, tasted like Polska Kielbasa from the supermarket warmed in heavy oil and served. Nothing BBQ about it. The fry wedges and onion rings split side dish were very greasy,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, Texas
Top Contributor
168 reviews 168 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We have passed by here several times and always talked about going. Finally decided to do it and it really wasn't what I hoped it would be. Since the place has been around for a long time I expected "knock your socks off" BBQ. The brisket was really dry and I had to use the sauce (which had great flavor)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Powell, Ohio
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My first concern was when we walked in and place was nearly empty on a Friday night. Now I know why. Brisket was dry, flavorless, and nearly inedible. Ribs only OK, dry as well, and tasted more like ham. Sides not bad. Large portions and cheap, but despite good reviews on multiple sites, I cannot recommend this place. Why sell... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I was in the Dallas Ft Worh area during Labor Day weekend 2013 and had the displeasure of eating take out from Sammie's BBQ in Ft Worth. The service was good but the food was horrible. The meat was dry and the sides did not taste fresh and was not tasty. My friend and I both had peach cobbler and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, Texas
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Sammie's Bar-B-Q has been serving Fort Worth residents with "Texas-Style Bar-B-Que" in an "old west setting" for almost 70 years. The owners proudly proclaim that they use the original recipes and cooking techniques as when the restaurant opened in 1946. Upon being seated, I was handed a large menu that contained an extensive list of bar-b-q dinner and sandwich options,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, Texas
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

The ribs and beef were well prepared and flavorful. I also enjoyed the tart BBQ sauce and the raw onions were sweet. The potatoes and onion rings were cooked in some of the oldest grease that I've ever seen and were not good. The potato salad and cole slaw were out of a plastic container and obviously not made on... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Anaheim Hills, California
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Hubby and I are still on our roadtrip. Stopped here yesterday but they close early on Sunday. Went back tonight and the parking lot had quite a few cars for dining at 8:30 PM dining. They also have the same menu available on a drive thru. Coldest beer around as schooners were straight from the freezer. We placed our order... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, TX.
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

I have traveled throughout the U. S. and Pit Barbeque slow cooked over several hours is one of my preferred and enjoyable foods. The Texas and Memphis styles are preferred over the sweeter Kansas City Style. The pure Texas style as in Lockhart, Texas (The Barbecue Capital of Texas) believe the meat is not good if you need a sauce... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Sammies Bar B Q also viewed

 

Been to Sammies Bar B Q? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sammies Bar B Q

Address: 3801 E Belknap St, Fort Worth, TX 76111-6013
Phone Number: 817-834-1822
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sammies Bar B Q staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?