We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
915 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4818
+1 830-992-9983
06:00 - 14:30
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 08:00 - 14:30
Mon 06:00 - 14:30
Tue - Thu 06:00 - 10:00
Fri 06:00 - 14:30
Sat 07:00 - 14:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 30: English reviews
Level Contributor
48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This place serves breakfast burritos from 6 - 10 and bbq from 10 - 3 or until they run out. Their bbq guy had to leave town the week that we were there so we did not get to try that. But we did get there early enough to have a breakfast burrito. What a great experience. I had the... More 

Thank 2806Ohio
Fredericksburg, Texas
Level Contributor
36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We are local and have BBQ at both Cranky Franks and Some Kinda BBQ. The BBQ at Some Kinda BBQ is the best. We have taken our own grass raised beef there to have them BBQ it for us, and often buy large amounts of their beef to take to our mine site in NM for lunches.

Thank CrystallinePhoenix
Placitas, New Mexico
Level Contributor
276 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Don't let the looks of this small place turn you away. I was staying at the Hotel Kitsmiller across the street and noticed all the cars & work trucks pulling in. I walked over to check it out. The display case was packed will many different types of breakfast tacos. Ordered one & it was so good I got other.... More 

Thank CavemanHHH
Stonewall, Texas
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I've stopped here twice. The first time was fair to good. The second time was NOT GOOD AT ALL. Had it been the first, no second time would have happened. In fairness to the place, some of my local friends eat there regularly and give it higher marks than do I.

Thank Zeke78671
The Woodlands, Texas
Level Contributor
34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Truly quality barbeque where you won't be disappointed. This is a take out only. Come early before they run out and only open til 3:00 pm. We picked up a sliced brisket sandwich that comes on bread and a chopped beef on a bun. Comes with everything on the side, pickles, onions, sauce, jalapeño and chips. Add an oversized triple... More 

Thank Corinne D
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

The real deal. No hype, no sauces. Just the best dang pulled pork and ribs we'd had in a looooong time. Bare bones, sit at the picnic tables and enjoy the awesomeness. Always ask for the Pico - it is fresh and muy flavorful. The hidden surprise was the comal they use for the tortillas.

1 Thank Lindsey H
Fredericksburg, Texas
Level Contributor
262 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Tiny BBQ on 290 East in Fredericksburg, TX. Sorta across from the ACE hardware. Small BBQ pit building sits on corner, but you go inside tiny store beside the pit to order takeout. Dad is a pit master, daughter is a chef. The BBQ is very good and so is the peach cobbler. Open Thursday-Sunday till 3:00 or they run... More 

1 Thank Nancy H
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

First of all, the appearance may be deceiving to some. It was to us initially. We were a party of 6. And when we walked in and saw there was no inside sitting, we walked out. Well, thank goodness, we changed our minds and went back. The food was great!!! We all loved it. My wife said it was best... More 

1 Thank k4mMarksville
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

I went to Fredricksburg today and stopped in for a brisket taco with pico (must have with pico as it was fresh and so delicious). The taco was so good I went ahead and ordered a full rack of ribs, pound of pulled pork, Spanish rice, and BBQ sauce to go. Very fast and friendly service and the prices were... More 

2 Thank Darcimagee
Fredericksburg, Texas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Been hearing a lot about the BBQ at this place. I decided to give it a try this weekend. WOW... the BEST brisket I have ever had!! The sides were fantastic and the service was friendly, I will definitely be going back!!

2 Thank C F

Travellers who viewed Some Kinda BBQ also viewed

Fredericksburg, TX

Been to Some Kinda BBQ? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 10:00
06:00 - 10:00
06:00 - 10:00
06:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 915 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4818
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 830-992-9983
We are a no frills TRADITIONAL TEXAS STYLE BBQ joint. All our meats are smoked low and slow overnight on a wood only pit. Everything is HOMEMADE from scratch, from our BBQ sauces and rubs to all our sides and desserts. Saturday and Sundays we also make homemade breakfast tacos, empanadas and armadillo eggs.
We are a LUNCH ONLY establishment with the exception of Saturday and Sunday, and offer OUTSIDE DINING or CARRY OUT ONLY.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Some Kinda BBQ staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?