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“Leon was disrespectful & I will NEVER return, especially to spend another $100.00+ on his so-so food.” 1 of 5 stars
Review of Leon's World's Finest Barbeque

Leon's World's Finest Barbeque
5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
(409) 744-0070
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Ranked #54 of 264 Restaurants in Galveston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Delivery
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Dining options: Delivery
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Leon was disrespectful & I will NEVER return, especially to spend another $100.00+ on his so-so food.”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Half of the ribs were dry (they were the old ones), the others were ok, with not much seasoning, the brisket was also half fresh & half dry. The staff in the front were very pleasant but one person in the kitchen AND Mr. Leon were very rude & disrespectful. I'll NEVER spend $100.00+ nor will I spend $.50 (that's 50 cents)@ Leon's World's Finest Barbeque again.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Not good.”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

I read all the reviews so we decided to go there. The ribs were ok, not great but ok. The brisket was very, very salty and tough. A small side is miniscule. It did not live up to its reviews at all. I won't return. I had such high hopes and they were crushed.

Visited May 2013
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great breakfast and dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

This place was recommended by hotel we were staying in (Candlewood Suite) so we tried it for dinner the ribs and Boudin were awesome my coworker had the fish platter and said it was very good. The dinner was so good we had to try them the next morning for breakfast the large breakfast bowl was excellent and had enough left over for lunch. Will be making this a regular stopping place.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Dallas, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Not that impressed”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Not sure what the hype is all about....Leon is a nice guy to meet, very friendly, the servers are nice. But honestly, the food is not worth mentioning. Brisket was dry, ribs were not falling off the bone and the sauce was very watery and tasteless. To their credit the cole slaw was crisp, beer selection not bad, but that's about it. For us 12 Bones in Asheville, NC is still the front runner. Sorry, just wanted to be honest.

Visited May 2013
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Fernie
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Very nice family run business!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

It was fun to eat where the locals go and reasonable prices! The outside looks like a little old house but great service inside.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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