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Ken-Tex Bar-B-Q


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American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best BBQ in Shelby County besides my own. Staff is great and prices are about standard for BBQ. They could use a remodel as the front door is not welcoming and the dinning room is out dated but I also understand how money can be...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

I get to travel with my work and get to visit a lot of BBQ restaurants; I must say that this place will not reach anywhere near the top of my list. I ordered the baked beans as a side, it was just a generic...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Trico13
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Pulled our camper in at Taylorsville Lake State Park. Asked a local where to get good BBQ. He pointed us to Ken-Tex. Almost didn’t pull in when we saw how small of a restaurant it is. A few cars parked out front peaked our curiosity....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Countrykatydid
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Lots of meaty ribs that one can sink their teeth into. Maybe the ribs were a little too salty. Enjoyed both sauces. The sides were delicious. Went in at closing time and staff was SO AWESOME to fire up the grill they had just turned...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank McHove
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice dinner here. The servings were generous and all the meats were absolutely delicious. We both added ribs to our meals for $2.50 - well worth it to add them! We had brisket and chopped pork as well. Our sides were...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Heading to Louisville needed to fill up my tank and passed by this restaurant. Pretty basic however the bbq sandwich was amazing. They do everything in house. Staff is very nice. Definitely a detour worth

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Spijkers63
Reviewed December 23, 2017

Just driving past this place and smelling the barbecue will pull you in... for pulled pork, brisket, chicken and more. They have a couple different sauces. And their sides are very tasty -- especially the slow-cooked beans. It's very family friendly. No alcohol there, but...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank christigillbaunach
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

The kiddo and I were very happy with the food. Great service. Would definitely return again. Nice restaurant

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank helenbQ2280VH
Reviewed September 10, 2016

This is a frequent lunch spot for colleagues and I decided to join in and experience it. The food is good...not spectacular...but filling. It's just a "joint" essentially so it's nothing special but for the value it is not a bad lunch spot to escape...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Debbie P
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Fine little BBQ place. Brisket was moist and tender and the side of sauce was just right. Near closing time but young man at counter served me with a smile. A very good change from the normal fast food options along an interstate.

Date of visit: August 2016
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