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Grand Prize Barbeque

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2223 Palmer Hwy, Texas City, TX 77590-7139
409-948-6501
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pretty good food

We go to Grand Prize BBQ about once a month. They usually have specials advertised on their sign outside. They include rib ÊTR steaks, ribs, and chicken. My very favorite is their BBQ potatoes. You get your choice of meat and fixings. This is a more than adequate meal. They also serve fresh baked... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
Pam A
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Texas City, Texas
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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Love the BBQ stuffed baked potatoes. Easy order at the counter, fast and reasonable priced. The owner is always doing good things for the community.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Terrific barbecue and great service at a reasonable price, I don't care for their potato salad but there are plenty of other sides. My daughter eats her weekly, the staff recognize her and held her purse for her when she accidentally left it one day. I live in a different town, but we always meet interesting and friendly locals there.... More 

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Texas City, Texas, United States
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I have lived in Tx City for 29 years and Grand Prize has always been awsome. The People behind the counter always are really friendly and have smile on their face. My favorite it the Stuffed Baked Potatoe with Turkey. I have used them many times if I am having a large group over for Dinner and you can't beat... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We eat here every so often. I had the appetizer a couple of times and it was too greasy for my taste. I always order the barbecue baked potato. A couple of times the meat was very fatty but other than that pretty good and filling. The staff has always been friendly and the inside is usually clean.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We were told by one of the locals that this was a great place for BBQ. We were also told not to go there between 11 and 1 as they are extremely busy during those hours. We arrived about 2pm to the wonderful BBQ aroma as we opened the door! This is not a fancy place, but the food is... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Whenever I am in Texas City, this is where I go for lunch. The minute you walk in the door, the aroma hits you. The barbecue baked potato is my favorite. I don't need dinner after I have one of those. I've never had a bad meal here.

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Texas City, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We go to Grand Prize BBQ about once a month. They usually have specials advertised on their sign outside. They include rib ÊTR steaks, ribs, and chicken. My very favorite is their BBQ potatoes. You get your choice of meat and fixings. This is a more than adequate meal. They also serve fresh baked jalapeño bread dail. Prices are reasonable... More 

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Owensboro, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

If you like barbeque, the smell of barbeque, the taste of barbeque, go to Grand Prize. The brisket very good, the cheesy in house bread great. They have a lot of choices from really good catfish to barbeque stuffed baked potato. All really really good. It is a hole-in-the-wall kind of place, not modern but clean. Don't let the appearance... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Very good Texas BBQ, many locals come here for lunch. The stuffed baked potatoes could feed 2 easily. The brisket is nice and tender. A real nice sauce compliments all the meats and do not forget to pick up fixin's (pickles, sliced jalapenos and onions). The staff is always cheerful and place is kept clean.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Large menu, great atmosphere, nice workers, huge portions; was very impressed with this place. A must stop! The bread with the dinner, yummmy!!!

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Additional Information about Grand Prize Barbeque

Address: 2223 Palmer Hwy, Texas City, TX 77590-7139
Phone Number: 409-948-6501
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Texas City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2223 Palmer Hwy, Texas City, TX 77590-7139
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Texas City
  • Phone Number: 409-948-6501

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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