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KD's Bar-B-Q

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3109 Garden City Hwy, Midland, TX 79701-1562
14326835013
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Longview, Texas
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've eaten at BBQ places all around Texas and KD's ranks right up there with the best of them. You pick out the types of meat as soon as you walk in by the pit. Be very careful as your eyes may overload your stomach. I had the triple sausage, chopped beef and a couple of ribs. If I had... More 

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Thank Dana W
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's like visiting grandma. All those lovely smoked meats and sides. Lots to chose from and a bit pricey. And the air conditioner isn't up to par. Just like grandma's house, it was hot. But the food and staff make up for that bit of discomfort.

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Thank Sylvia1227
United States
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They enjoy their meat here. A good place for smoked links, smoked meat and a nice selection of sauces made in house. A cafeteria lunch line setup for getting your food. The Iced tea was prepared and pre poured in Styrofoam cups, Beans heated and waiting in a crockpot along with various different sauces in other pots. The meat was... More 

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Thank Milissa W
Midland, Texas
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best in Midland, TX BBQ and among the best in Texas right behind Lum's in Junction. Decent location, great atmosphere, and friendliest staff. The Freeman's are great people. Be careful! Your eyes can be bigger than your stomach! Served in a platter and sold by weight but beans are part of the deal. Highly recommended!

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Thank Patrick M
Odessa, Texas
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's good but it's not fantastic, the brisket either awesome or saw dust. The sausage was okay at best. I did enjoy the ribs however

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Thank Ohno1233
Abilene, Texas
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95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't go wrong here. Some of the best bbq you will find in these parts. Pick your meat from "cooler", get it weighed and get some sides. They have plenty of beans and cornbread. The sides are good and service is very friendly. Can't go wrong here..... Did I say that twice? Good for large or small groups.

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Thank Rdog99
Midland, Texas
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times. It is by far the best BBQ in Midland. You go in the right side of the building. You cant niss the enteance its the one with the line of people. You pick all the meats you want and you pay by the pound. They have a little salad bar area that is... More 

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Thank slice107
Dallas, Texas
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

They serve up their meat by weight and I'm tempted to load up every time I go. When you first enter, you grab a tray and butcher paper for your meat to be weighed. You then walk right up to a grill and tell them what meats you want. Mouth watering good stuff. Add your sides, including cobbler if you... More 

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Thank William B
Midland Texas
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

This is just a roadside eatin' joint. Thay make a big deal about getting your meat off a pit, big deal it just keeps it warm. All the place is a Cooper's knockoff. the meat is ok not anything more than you can find a Dickey's across town. When they first opened they were great, but they got too big... More 

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Thank carr1961
Midland, Tx, United States
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Greatest barbeque you can find anywhere! Pick your meat from the pit, and help yourself to the bean bar! Great smoky flavor done to perfection!

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Thank George Michael H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3109 Garden City Hwy, Midland, TX 79701-1562
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: 14326835013

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?