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Skeet's Texas Grill

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1207 N 7th, Merkel, TX 79536-3426
+1 325-928-1039
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Abilene, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Have eaten here half a dozen times and always been pleased. The chicken fried steak at this Skeets location is the best I have eaten anywhere.

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Kansas City, MO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2012

Their 12 oz Rib-Eye Steak is 16.99! A great value, great flovor and it comes with 2 sides. Good service! Dieters can order the Chicken Caesar salad or the grilled fish. All very good!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2012

Skeet's is located on the south I-20 service road, close to several hotels in that area. We did a call-in, take-out order for chicken fried steaks ... they took the order courteously, and it was ready at the time they promised. Great food, great hometown Texas atmosphere, very reasonable prices!

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Thank TimelessAmerican
Odessa, Texas
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2012

Awesome steaks... Service was very good too. We had a party of 14 and all got served quickly and together...

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Thank John S
Abilene TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2012

For the money, this is our favorite lunch stop. Great menu and staff. You gotta love it when Skeet is in the kitchen -- the owner is definitely involved here. A full plate of food at a great price.

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Thank JeffBerndt
Tuscola, Texas
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2012

My favorites are the barbecue chicken plate with beans and potato salad. It comes with a deep fried biscuit "puff" to eat with honey too. Great service always

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Thank Gary B
Merkel Tx
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2012

Sorry you were disappointed. What went wrong?Quit visitingBurgers terrible to much fried stuff and service left a lot to be desired. Regulars seem to get the good service everyone else is kinda when we get to you

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Thank Jemmottp
Denison
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2012

There are several Skeet's in the area. It's well worth the effort to go to the Hailey Street location. Same food for 1/2 the price of the highway 20 locations. Ribeye is highly recommended.

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Thank TXLandman1966
Lubbock, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2012

Skeet's Texas Grill in Merkel is right of Interstate 20, so easy on/off. It's fairly small, very friendly and has really good food. We've stopped in several times, this location is between our hometown and where my Mom lives. We generally plan our travel so that we end up at Skeet's just in time for dinner! They have great chicken... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2012

Even on their busiest weekend, the Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup, this restaurant staff showed true grit when faced with an overwhelming challange. Due to sheer customer volume this restaurant sold out of several items but service help continued with true country charm. The food was excellent and that is probably why it sold quickly. We would like to try this place... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 N 7th, Merkel, TX 79536-3426
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Merkel
  • Phone Number: +1 325-928-1039
Description
Merkel is about 15 miles west of Abilene, Texas on Highway 20.

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