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Petty's BBQ

1104 Kathey Dr, Killeen, TX 76542-1682
254-432-7388
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English first
Central Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

What happened at Petty's? I have been a loyal customer and sent many friends to Petty's for their delicious food. A few weeks ago my potato salad was different (large chunks/no seasoning), then last night I got brisket that was tough and dry, and the potato salad had huge chunks of potatoes that were not even thoroughly cooked-they were still... More

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Central Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The bbq here is tasty and will satisfy most people who like a good, middle of the road bbq. It's not peppery or spicy, and it's not overly sweet. The location is a bit problematic, though. From most of the parking area you either have to go up stairs or up a steep slope. This may be very difficult for... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Visting in town and looked for real Texas barbeque. This seemed like a good choice, and we weren't disappointed. Emphasis on smoke and slow cooking, producing a brisket that melts in your mouth. Unassuming decor, but the food is the point. Helpful and entertaining staff. Sauces available and perhaps worth trying - but why cover good meat with sauce? A... More

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Killeen, Texas
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10 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I wasn't impressed with any of the selections which were few. I wanted burnt ends and they looked at me a little strange. I did get them and they were the best part of the food. Sorry to say we were looking for a great bbq restaurant after eating at a Great one in Missouri. This one didn't make the... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Great place with great prices! I've been here 4 times and have always got the pulled pork sandwich and potato salad. I've never been disappointed! The resturant is small but the food is amazing! Also the sauce is lip smacking good! I love the Dr Pepper and Rootbeer sauce both are to die for !

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San Diego, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Unassuming exterior, but you can see the smoker out front doing its thing. Great place in town to grab some good food. I enjoyed the brisket, pulled pork, chopped beef, green beans, pinto beans, cole slaw, and mac & cheese. Check-in with the Yelp phone app to get a free tea or lemonade. Sample the sauces, but the food speaks... More

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Copperas Cove, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

i was very dissappointed with my last 2 visits. yesterday was the kicker! i orderd the 2 meat plate and 2 pork sandwiches. the 2 meat consisted of 2 skimpy pieces of brisket " which were very dry " and 2 pieces of ribs that i had to peel the top layer off to get to some tender meat. the... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I loved this place because it kept it's downhome personal identity with it's bar b que. Some places get too commercial and water down the recipe, not this place. It's very small, and it's not a place you go to for a business luncheon, but the bar b que is great with great sides to match.

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Killeen, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Josh, Mike and the crew never let me down. This is one of the best BBQ joints I've ever been to and definitely one of the best restaurants in Killeen by far. Excellant food and amazing service! Beats RUDY'S and RYDE-OUT hands down. Keep up the good work fellas!

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Tampa, Florida
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244 reviews 244 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

In Texas you have to be REALLY good to be really good. There aren't a lot of bar-b-que restaurants in the Killeen area, so it's easy to stand out. Most are mediocre. Pettys is probably better, but in my opinion not great. We had a Friday lunch there. The ribs were tender and the sausage was spicy, but they both... More

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Additional Information about Petty's BBQ

Address: 1104 Kathey Dr, Killeen, TX 76542-1682
Phone Number: 254-432-7388
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Killeen
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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