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2300 Smith Ranch Road, Pearland, TX
281-741-3289
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Description: 281-741-3289

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  • 6
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good BBQ

The food is good and plentiful. Cafeteria style ordering and good food for the value. The atmosphere has a western flare as does the bbq. A good family place as we have had several family outings here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2014
JamieR1967
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Pearland, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Groups from my church used to frequent Big Horn for meeting because it was close and convenient. The food was ok, certainly not Texas style bbq but ok. You will go through a line and choose your food, much like a Luby's concept, paying at the end of the counter and carrying your food to your table. You will get... More 

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Houston, Texas
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48 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The smoked turkey is among the best you'll eat anywhere. The lean brisket is much better than most places. The sausage is just so-so (a major bummer for me). Many of their dishes come with a slice of Jalapeno Cheese bread and it's excellent!!! I also enjoy a few of their sides. The Mac-n-chz is excellent as are the Charro... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This place used to be awesome when they first opened. Good sized portions, thick sliced bbq. Well, the tide has turned over our last two visits. Small portions of luke warm, thin sliced or should I say shaved bbq. I was going to try the chicken but they were out so I had a sliced beef sandwich. There was maybe... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We love eating here! The service is always great and the BBQ is really really good. Out of all the BBQ places in Pearland, this is our favorite (well, except for Killen's). Best bread pudding I have ever had (yes, the bread pudding is actually better than Killen's)

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San Diego, California, USA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Wasn't sure I had the right place - the restaurant shares a lot with a gas station... Counter service with food delivery via number on the table This is country style cooking, so nothing currently considered healthy or fresh Limited beer selection, unless you like bud, bud light and Corona and one or two Houston beers The menu covers the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I'm not sure how they can call their break fast tacos, tacos? A skinny tortilla with very little filling, just horrible,$1.89 for this type of taco is a rip off.The price should be $0.50 The other menu selections are overpriced as well with small portions. My family and I will not spend our money there again, I'll be sure to... More 

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Corning
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

If you're in the mood for some fantastic Texas BBQ then be sure to stop in to the Big Horn. Outstanding food at great prices. Nice atmosphere will only enhance your enjoyment of the cuisine. And you can even but your own smoker while you're there!

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Pearland, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The food is good and plentiful. Cafeteria style ordering and good food for the value. The atmosphere has a western flare as does the bbq. A good family place as we have had several family outings here.

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Houston, Texas
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88 reviews 88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

we like the onion rings and the brisket hamburger. They have a live band sometimes. The location is right off Hwy. 288. The gas station is a plus also.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

When you visit a place that charges you $12 for a plate of food, it should come with great service and great hygiene. The silverware was dirty and cups had residue lining them. Not impressed and will likely never return.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2300 Smith Ranch Road, Pearland, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pearland
  • Phone Number: 281-741-3289

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Description

281-741-3289
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 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
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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