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Spyke's Bar-B-Que

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14601 FM 1431, Kingsland, TX 78639
325 388-6996
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good BBQ

I iive close by and eat here often. Genuine good BBQ. I have tried just about every combination you can buy and it is all good. This place will not disappoint you if you try it. The Williams special is my all time favorite. Frito pie with chopped beef and beans.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2014
John S
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Burnet, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

We picked up some BBQ to go. The sausage and brisket are very good. Tasty and nicely cooked. Beans and potato salad just so so. But for the money you get large portions and the service is quick.

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Burnet, Texas
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I iive close by and eat here often. Genuine good BBQ. I have tried just about every combination you can buy and it is all good. This place will not disappoint you if you try it. The Williams special is my all time favorite. Frito pie with chopped beef and beans.

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Austin, TX
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Their ribs are grrrreat! We order by the pound but I always tell them it has to be an even number because we will fight over the last one if not. The rest of their BBQ is equally as good. The brisket is succulent and the smoked chicken is always moist. We avoid the sides - Obviously bought in bulk... More 

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15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Visited here for a late lunch on Halloween. The special was a sausage plate which a couple in the group ordered. They said that it was pretty good. I had the sliced brisket sandwich plate. It was tasty brisket and the sides were good, also, pinto beans and potato salad in my case. I would definitely eat here again.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Everything good. Chicken is very good. Went there specifically for chicken yesterday and they were very busy and had sold out. I had turkey instead and was not disappointed. Not always so busy, hasn't been spoiled by success.

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San Antonio, Texas
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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The brisket and ribs are great at SPYKES! We eat there every time we are in Kingsland. No need to drive to Llano or Marble Falls - you won't find better BBQ! The sides taste homemade and the Peach Cobbler is also GREAT! If you don't have 'room' for cobble then get it go. Put it in the microwave and... More 

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Marble Falls, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Been eating at Spyke's for a decade, has been consistently the best brisket/sliced beef I have ever had...and I rarely pass a bar-b-que joint! All the rest of their food is good, sides are the usual, and probably from Cysco, great Brisket!!

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

You know this place is good when you drive by, get there early or good luck finding a parking spot. Spyke's has some of the best Bar-B-Q chicken I have ever eaten. It's not a big restaurant but it's extra big on flavor. I will put them up against any Bar-B-Q place in the entire Hill Country. They are located... More 

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72 reviews 72 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Small establishment, great food (especially brisket, turkey and chopped brisket sandwiches!). Loved this fast-paced and delicious restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Awesome genuine TX BBQ! I judge place by the sides offered. Great potato salad and desserts. Texas Style

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14601 FM 1431, Kingsland, TX 78639
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Kingsland
  • Phone Number: 325 388-6996

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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