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“Breakfast of Champions”

The Salt Lick Bar-B-Que
Ranked #181 of 3,816 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
Reviewed January 9, 2013

I love that the Austin Airport keeps local folks there. I eat there every time I travel which is weekly to bi-weekly. Everything is fresh and they don't mind me customizing anything. I haven't done dinner at this location but certainly have at the main one. Outstanding.

Thank machp
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Reviewed January 5, 2013

Pretty authentic BBQ. Unexpected in the airport. The chopped brisket sandwich was great. They have pulled pork and everything is at a reasonable price.

Thank Stan J
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Reviewed December 21, 2012

I appreciate the effort to have a central Texas classic available at the airport, but the flavor, the quality, the service and the atmosphere can never match the original location. As tempting as it is to try again at the airport, the disappointment is just too much.

1  Thank cpipitone
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Reviewed December 20, 2012

Wonderful experience in family style eating. The food is finger licking good! Accommodates large groups easily and it's BYO Drinks! They have drinks available but it's nice to bring your own little cooler wilt beers and have a restaurant gladly accept that practice. Best Ribs & Brisket I ever had!

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Thank Wandarama
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Reviewed December 15, 2012

If you are looking to satisfy your craving for Texas BBQ before you fly out this is a good choice. Yummy brisket! If you are lucky you can enjoy your meal with some live music.

1  Thank toothbetold
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