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Big Vern's Steakhouse

200 E 12th on Historic Route 66, Shamrock, TX 79079
+1 806-256-2088
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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200 E 12th on Historic Route 66, Shamrock, TX 79079
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was GREAT, service was friendly & of course there were memorabilia all around the restaurant.

Thank iammema
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in here as part of as trip across America on Route 66. It was Sunday lunch and relatively full. There were 9 of us and it took 1.5 hours to feed us. The meal itself was wonderful and the people are good but don't...More

Thank JudyandBillG
Reviewed 1 week ago

While it is not the best steakhouse we've been to it still was one of the best neighborhood bars that we have been to in a long time. The service was prompt and friendly and that did not care that we asked a lot of...More

Thank 337bobb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to stop in Shamrock for the night on a road trip from N. C. to Amarillo to get a taste of small town Texas. Our steak dinner at Big Vern's was better than expected. The service from Gale was attentive and personable even...More

Thank JayTbird84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All 8 of us travelling had a variety of steaks for dinner and thumbs up from everyone. Our lovely waitress was amazing and so friendly, made our night even more enjoyable. To top it off, we got to meet and shake the hand of Big...More

Thank craigbR264OM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in Shamrock during our Route 66 so found Big Vern's Steakhouse, not far from our accommodation. One would expect quite a first experience of a real 'Texan steak', however we were very very disappointed. The waitress was fairly annoying (a bit of 'fake' enthusiasm)....More

Thank Lesly V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We always try to stay in Shamrock when we are traveling, especially to eat at Big Vern's. We had a steak and it was good, as usual. They didn't have the filet, that we have had before and liked, but they recommended the rib-eye and...More

1  Thank Mamasans
Reviewed September 12, 2017

First time in Texas and in a Texas Steakhouse so were looking forward to a great meal. The waitress was very friendly. We had a salad, steak and French fries and some muffins. The service was good as was the salad but from there the...More

Thank happyhikersNewJersey
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

So first of all we went to steak house and didn't order steak so I can't speak to that. What we did have was okay but wouldn't go back. Service was good.

Thank thorno2
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We needed food after long drive and decided on Big Verns. Chicken Fried steak is very good! Very nice crust. Our server took great care of us and price was reasonable.

Thank Brad M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 E 12th on Historic Route 66, Shamrock, TX 79079
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Shamrock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-256-2088
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