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Texas Mesquite BBQ & Grill

14457 S Padre Island Dr, on Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5954
+1 361-949-0065
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (14 reviews)
“meat platter” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Street Food
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
14457 S Padre Island Dr, on Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5954
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed May 19, 2017

This is a fun little place with all sorts of pictures, decorations that are location inspired (TX flag, Armadillo statue, family hunting photos, license plates type of stuff) The brisket is recommended but the menu is filled with all sorts of things to try. If...More

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Had lunch there today. Had the tri-tip sirloin on a sour dough bun with a side of Mac and cheese both very good. Meat tender and very generous. Smoked nicely only thing,would have liked a bit larger portion on the mac and cheese ,meat was...More

Thank s.d.granny
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

This is definitely a great place to go to if you're on Padre Island. I was very hungry from a long walk on the beach and the wonderful smell reeled me into this place. Best brisket I've had in a very long time. Service is...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed January 23, 2017

Super place for BBQ and grill food. Many great items on the menu make it difficult to choose, although you will not be disappointed with any selection. I has the St Louis ribs and they were fall off the bone wonderful! Great decor, love the...More

Thank lgshebesta
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

We arrived after lunchtime to grab some burgers and try a lot of the famous specialties like gator etc. We took the bison burger, fried gator nuggets and a beef burger with mushrooms and Swiss cheese. Change of sides was no issue and service was...More

Thank Pacifastacus
Debra F, Owner at Texas Mesquite BBQ & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2016

Thank you

Reviewed August 5, 2016

The food was awesome so much so that we ate there twice! They have brisket, turkey, chicken, elk, buffalo and alligator!

Thank ldlarose
Reviewed July 25, 2016

I visit Texas Mesquite BBQ & Grill as often as I can. Living in Texas I know great BBQ and they have it.

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for takeout. I got the 2 meat plate of brisket and turkey with potato salad and beans. The turkey was fantastic! Brisket was very good also but could have been trimmed a little better. Beans were good but was disappointed in the...More

Thank MarkyMarkTX
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

The aroma of smoking meat is fantastic upon walking in. The home-cooked meats and sides are absolutely delicious. Had the brisket sandwich and green beans.

Thank kevinkeller
Reviewed February 27, 2016

We stopped at the donut shop at the end of this strip mall...which by the way were the BEST donuts we've ever had...they also have breakfast sandwiches...everything homemade. Now to the Mesquite BBQ & Grill...we met the owner in the donut shop. We told him...More

Thank sophiemae22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
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: 14457 S Padre Island Dr, on Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5954
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-949-0065
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Description
Texas Mesquite BBQ and Grill, where we just don't specialize in Just Great Tasting BBQ such as St Louis Style Ribs; Baby Back Ribs; Slow Smoked Brisket; Sausage; Jalapeno Sausage; Turkey; Half Chicken; Pulled Pork; and Chopped Brisket, we also serve Gourmet Burgers. Burgers where we grind our Meat to make the Patties.
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