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I-10, Columbus, TX 78934
+1 979-732-3101
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10:30 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
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Spicewood, Texas
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second stop in the last two years traveling thru here. First time I said I won't be back...well maybe they had a bad day...nooooo. It's just bad all the Time. This is susposed to be BBQ. It's more like warmed up spam. I don't see how they stay in business. The only thing good was the sliced... More 

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Thank paul k
New Ulm, Texas
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been eating at mikeskas bbq for many years but only occasionally as it is out of my way. Every time I do eat there it is consistantly good and the prices are very reasonable. Some people are blown away by all the stuffed animals but I enjoy looking at them.

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Houston, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Great place to eat between Houston and San Antonio. I have seen MIkeska's from the highway for years and finally got around to stopping. Glad I did. Great sausage. Good brisket. Tender ribs, but a little bland. Chicken was good too. Lille the ribs, a little under-seasoned. But that may just be a personal preference. Comfortable area to sit and... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for some Texas BBQ. It did not disappointe. Wife had brisket sandwich and I da ribs. The meat was falling off the bone lite sauce did the meat justice. Cool atmosphere in hunting motif. Kids seemed to enjoy lots a room. Steady business. 5 stars.

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Thank Marty R
Northeast Aegean Islands, Greece
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Menu was very large with very good selection of meals. Place was very clean and well lit. Food was very good and portions good. Price was considered a little bit high, but worth the meal.

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Thank balloontwister
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119 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this atmospheric and traditional Texas BBQ joint for lunch on our way to Austin. The prices were reasonable, and the food was very good. (Hubby really enjoyed the sausage.) Everyone was very friendly, and we even visited briefly with the owner. If you're on your way through, skip the fast food junk and eat here instead! You'll... More 

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Thank SazzyLJ
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great interstate bbq joint. Great flavor for the brisket, sausage, and ribs. I didn't even want to use the sauce it comes with.

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Thank IsolatedUte
Glen Rose, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Wow! Why haven't we stopped before? The BarBQue was awesome, the service great. Fed the 3 of us plus got a big banana pudding for less than 40 bucks!! Will definitely stop again!!

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Columbus, Texas
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Food is good, so is service. The only drawback for me is all the stuffed animals and fish adorning all the walls and areas of the floor. Their Sunday Buffet is the best time to go for the most variety and to meet the owner, still active in his late 80's and working the crowd.

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Beaumont
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We always stop for brisket and sausage. Even have friends passing this way bring it back for us. Sides are not that great but service us good and bathrooms are clean . always a good stop.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:00
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I-10, Columbus, TX 78934
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 979-732-3101

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?