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Louie Mueller's Barbecue

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206 W Second St, Taylor, TX 76574-3511
(512) 352-6206
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Houston, TX
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Earlier this week, I visited Taylor, TX for the first time to attend an ERCOT meeting and had the good fortune to stop at Louie Mueller's Barbecue for lunch. We arrived for lunch when they opened at 11:00 and beat the crowd. The brisket was offered "dry" or "moist". I ordered the moist and was not disappointed. The smoke flavor... More 

Thank Traveling007Texan
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Bar BQ restaurants I have ever been to. Get there early to avoid the crowd. We arrived at 11:15 AM and was in line for about 15 min. The employees were very polite and helpful. I had the pork ribs and a slice of brisket. Both were very tender and tasty I'll return soon

Thank Robert M
Taylor, Texas
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is really great and the food is really good. You can't visit Taylor without trying the great Louie Miller Barbecue. Get there early as the line can get pretty long around noontime. The brisket and pork ribs are the best. Expect pure Texas Bar B Que not Kansas City.

Thank susegg
Beaumont, Texas, United States
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have not eaten bar-b-que here you have not eaten real bar-b-que. Be prepared to go back 75 years. Do not leave without a beef rib. All is good and a fun place to eat.

Thank Paul P
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cruise through Taylor, Texas outside of Austin and you have got to make the turn on to Second St and step back in time! Sometimes the lines can be long but try on a week day if you can. Also try for a cool day because no A/C. Great BBQ served old school on butcher paper. Sauce is vinegar based... More 

Thank Ray5000
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this Bar B Q place on Diners Drive Ins and Dives. We ordered brisket, pork ribs and their handmade sausage. All the meats were very good. The servers are very friendly and prices are ok. We did not however like the sauce, which is on the side nor did we like the potato salad. The place isn't air conditioned.... More 

Thank Lovepug1987
Houston, Texas
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful moist brisket! Potato salad was good but didn't care for Cole slaw. Hot peach cobbler with blue bell...yes!! NO A/C....its hot in Texas in almost July. Still worth the stop.

Thank M
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a Texas BBQ aficionado, but I had never entered the church of smoked meat that is Mueller's until last week and I was blown away. Yes, we waited in line for an hour in 90 degree heat in an un-air-conditioned barn, and it was OMG so worth it. Every person who walked by us with their huge portion of... More 

Thank Longshaft10
Livingston, Texas
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73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

When we were in Taylor last November we were introduced to Louie Mueller's Barbecue. We loved the brisket sandwich so much, not to mention the peach cobbler, that we made a special effort to come back through Taylor, just for a sandwich!

Thank Will S
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for Texas barbecue. Real Texas barbecue. The walls and ceilings are smoke stained and the floorboards are creaky. Come early and avoid the lines. Try the brisket or if you're really hungry, one of the beef ribs and you'll soon discover why this is consistently one of Texas Monthly's top five BBQ joints.

Thank Kent P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 W Second St, Taylor, TX 76574-3511
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Taylor
  • Phone Number: (512) 352-6206

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