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Mike Anderson's BBQ

#136 of 3,015 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Northwest Dallas-love Field
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5410 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235-7211
+1 214-630-0735
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Woburn, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2014

Got the three meat plate with brisket, ribs and Polish sausage. The ribs were fantastic and almost fat free. The brisket was fat free and delicious and the Polish sausage was right up there with the best I have had. For sides I got the cheezy corn bake with poblano and onion, and the double breaded and seasoned okra and... More 

Thank John K
Henderson, Kentucky
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2014

We were looking for places in the vicinity of the George W. Bush Presidential Library on the SMU campus and thanks to Trip Advisor we found this BBQ joint a short distance away. It doesn't look like much, which is a good sign for a BBQ place. Right away, we loved the sign that said "Don't leave the door open.... More 

Thank westernkyguy
Castle Rock, Colorado
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2014

I've had some of the other "top" BBQ in Dallas and I keep coming back to Mike Anderson's BBQ. I can't say I have a favorite thing here because "it's all good!". I do tend to go for the "Mike's frito pie". It's piled high and is full of whatever meat you want, but the smoked brisket and a 1/4... More 

Thank kc5cw
Bath, Maine, United States
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2014

Huge portions of very good food are served here. I wanted unreal brisket, as this was my first Texas BBQ experience. Two slices of my brisket were incredible, but the other two were dry. The pulled pork was actually terrific. I also had sausage, but it just sort of blended in with everything else after all of the meat I... More 

Thank Jake N
Irving, Texas
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2014

If you want excellent favor and quality Texas BBQ while in Dallas, go to Mike Anderson, it rivals the BBQ you can find in Austin and Lockhart BBQ places. Brisket is excellent and great service.

Thank rvlasek
Dallas, Texas
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

You are bound to hear about this place if you work in the close vicinity of the restaurant. For approximately $16.00, I ordered a dinner plate. The portion is huge and you probably won't finish the meal in one sitting. I had brisket, pork ribs and turkey for meat. For side item, I had garlic mashed potatoes and fried Okra.... More 

Thank Srijal_0227
Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed June 23, 2014

The line is most definitely worth the wait. If you go during the peak hours of lunch time through the week (11a-1p) you will have about a 10-15 minute wait. The line moves pretty quickly though and the staff is very friendly. The bbq baked potato is monstrous and oh so delicious! I couldn't have had 2nds even it I... More 

Thank LJ S
Denton, TX
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562 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
Reviewed April 30, 2014

While at a training session at 35/Market Center Blvd a couple of weeks ago, I decided to search TA to see if a good Q place might be located near by. Sure enough, I found Mike Anderson's and went there. The line was LONG so I figured it would be worth the wait. Wrong. I got my standard "starter" plate... More 

Thank Tupelo010835
Roanoke, Virginia, USA
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2014

Very good brisket and I loved the beef hot link sausage. Brisket was really moist but didn't have the kind of bark I prefer. Thus wouldn't stop me from returning. The pinto beans with jalapeño, rice and brisket was excellent as was the banana pudding for desert. Highly recommend if you're in the area to stop in for lunch. Don't... More 

Thank MyChronMIke
Corpus Christi
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here in the middle of some freezing rain and it wasn't too crowded. The food came quickly and was just what we expected. Great BBQ and sides!! We were not disappointed and recommend stopping by if you are in the DFW area.

Thank allisonpaige0525

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5410 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235-7211
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Phone Number: +1 214-630-0735

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