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Buster's Bar B Que

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2125 Lohmans Crossing Rd, Austin, TX 78734-5290
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We were so sad when this place was getting sold but then we heard they were moving, Yeah!!! You most have the Frito pie it is wonderful but easily large enough for two people to share.

Thank AustinFoodie512
Houston, Texas
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70 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

i did not like they took the hbomb off the menu when busters was in the little building it was awsome food rocked then it moved now it sucks avoid this place.

Thank G2661244
Austin, Texas, United States
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Cool place for good bar-b-que food. They have a pretty good selection on their menu and everything I have ordered here has been really good. Fast and friendly service with a staff that knows what they are doing.

Thank Andrew T
Atlanta, Georgia
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192 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

The BBQ was good with smoky flavor. The cole slaw was OK. The banana pudding was bad. I would eat here again, but I would stay away from the cole slaw and banana pudding.

Thank Vol1970
La Quinta, California
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111 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Give it a try again. I have always been a fan of this BBQ place in the heart of Lakeway, TX. Prior owners were up and down w consistency of their food. However, new owners have their heart and soul into the business. Food very tasty meats, yard chicken, turkey. Love the coleslaw and BBQ sauce. Stop by kid friendly... More 

Thank Tripsfor100
The Woodlands, Texas, United States
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Excellent BBQ and service but keep in mind that they close at 9pm on weekend nights. Nice patio under the oak trees.

Thank George D
Phoenix, Arizona
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430 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Nice people, good service, but very average BBQ. Too many choices around here to make it a favorite. Small portions too.

Thank Arizonafoodguy
Conroe, Texas
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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Buster's did an outstanding job on our rehearsal dinner. The outdoor Beer Garden was the perfect atmosphere. The BBQ was delicious, I loved the turkey and the beans and potatoe salad were the perfect side. The cobbler with BlueBell ice cream was outstanding and Mary and her crew took great care of us. If you love BBQ, try Buster's.

Thank Lisa H
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Ausin has a lot of BBQ restaurants - some are good, some are awful. I'm happy to report that Buster's is in the first group. I've gotten their "family meal" carryout a couple of times, usually with lean brisket and pulled pork - half a pound of each - creamy cole slaw, and fries (you have a choice of over... More 

Thank HankBAustin
austin, tx
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

This is an all around great bbq place. The turkey, however, is one of my favorite. You won't find turkey like this anywhere else.

Thank victoria_austin_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2125 Lohmans Crossing Rd, Austin, TX 78734-5290
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 512.263.2340

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?