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Leon's World's Finest Barbeque

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5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
+1 409-744-0070
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“potato salad” (23 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is real BBQ. Fantastic, no frills place, with a focus on the que. Fantastic service - made a fuss over my family and felt like we were eating at their kitchen table. Had the pleasure of speaking with Leon, who puts a lot of...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went and picked up lunch and brought it back to moody gardens. I had the brisket which was good and the wife had the turkey and it was excellent. The sauce was amazing. The teas were very good, but I was disappointed in them not...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The brisket & sausage were excellent! The staff is not friendly and the service is very slow! Do not be in a hurry!

Thank Richard C
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Loved it! Loved it. For the main food choices (for 4 adults and 2 children), we had the ribs, sausage, brisket lean, and turkey leg. Sides: green beans, baked beans, Mac and cheese, and hot rice (that is not the correct name). Lastly the loaded...More

Thank Ann K
Reviewed May 22, 2018

I just ate at this restaurant after seeing the ratings on my phone while trying to find a BBQ place in Galveston. Couldn't be happier. The food was terrific. I had the moist brisket and rib (two meet dinner). Brisket was cooked perfectly and the...More

Thank Greg I
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful smell as you enter the small restaurant. Fantastic, best ever ribs! Everything else was great too. Generous portions. Friendly staff and homey atmosphere .

Thank Michael K
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The roast beef brisket we ordered was smoked and cooked wonderful. It was all very tender and very lean except for 1 piece. Cole slaw was fresh and tasty. Staff very nice too. Price was inexpensive as brisket was $19.95/pound. The restaurant is old and...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Great brisket like my Dad made! I ordered takeout over the phone....brisket and sausage with sides. Could not believe the generous servings....one order could have fed both of us. Highly recommend!!

Thank TXMD
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We were visiting from Louisiana thinking we were going to get some good TEXAS BBQ, and we were wrong! I gave this review 3 stars because of the customer service. The lady who took our order was very nice, and we got our food pretty...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

This was our first bbq stop on our first trip to Texas in many years. The brisket: top notch. Sausage: one of the best I’ve had. Ribs: not quite as great, but still very good. Only one sauce, but a very good one. Sides were...More

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June 23, 2016|
Response from Charles N | Reviewed this property |
Don't really know the answer to that. The are a restaurant on Broadway with really good food is all we know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-0070
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