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Chisholm Trail Barbq

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1323 S Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644-3903
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We detour here every time we are out on this side of Texas. We eat and then load up on boxes of sausage to bring back to Brownfield, Tx. The people are great and friendly and the food is always superb!!

Thank Kristy K
Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafeteria style foods...remember, your eyes will be bigger than your stomach but you just can't help it...great foods to choose from. And no worries...leftover goes home with you :). Their BBQ meats are out of this world, it's cut/carved/pulled right in front of you. If you're ever in Lockhart, you HAVE to stop there.

Thank Linda P
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

While visiting family we went here with a large group. We got there around 1115 to avoid any lines and to get a seat all together (11 total, 7 adults and 3 kids). We got two of the family meals for everyone to share and the price was very reasonable. The sides selection is very large and all the sides... More 

Thank Kristi B
Lockhart, Texas
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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Barbecue chicken is always dry. Peach cobbler they need to go to something different always has way too much bread and not enough peaches. I can't ever seem to get brisket that just melts in your mouth and is not too dry.

Thank silvestre s
San Antonio, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

My very best advice is get there early. Unless you want to start your visit in the parking lot waiting in line to get in and eat. Especially on busy days. Cafeteria style serve yourself sides, meats by the pound and warm sauce are next. You help yourself again with condiments and order your beverage of choice. Pick a place... More 

Thank babyboomertraveling
Lockhart, Texas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Love the folks in this place. love the updates of the bldg. and the food is good too.Gets better every time I go there to eat. and now they are serving breakfast

Thank 19june41
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Had mixed reviews Good Friendly service BBQ was ok at best, sausage was tough on outside a mealy mush on inside ribs were TOUGH Brisket was fatty greasy had 3 sides coleslaw was very good green beans fresh hot bacon onions oh so good salad fresh crisp so you make up your mind have had better in lockhart maybe it... More 

Thank Kenneth L J
Lockhart, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

This was a really good restaurant until new owners took over about 6 months ago. The prices went up and the quality of food went down. So Sad! My family and I would frequent the restaurant several times a week - unfortunately the handful of visits in the past few months have been a major disappointment. On our last visit... More 

Thank Dana M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We were on our way home from a track meet in Austin when we decided to stop here to eat lunch. THe prices are very very good and the staff was so friendly.!! THe bbq was so tender and good. All the sides we had were great too. Homemade better than mine. I wish I had this restaurant at our... More 

Thank strovalta
Austin, Texas
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Being born and raised in Lockhart, TX, I feel that I know a lot about GOOD BBQ. Chisholm Trail BBQ used to be good, when it was owned by Floyd Wilhelm. This is NOT a good place to eat anymore. The same owner of Henry's Burgers bought this restaurant, and should probably stick to burgers and fries. I ate there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1323 S Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644-3903
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lockhart
  • Phone Number: 512-398-6027

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?