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Back Porch Grill and Tavern

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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Southwestern, Grill, Pub
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210 N Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051-3321
+1 817-251-8434
11:00 - 02:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This establishment was recommended by the concierge at the Gaylord Texan Resort! I was impressed! The Bartender Martin was laid back but ready to address any question you had about a drink, the menu or the neighborhood! I went on a Thursday evening when they offer Karaoke! The organized show started promptly at 7 and Wendy kept things moving at... More 

Thank cpthnsimpson
Dallas, Texas
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152 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

So the previous reviewers are mostly right--average bar with average food. But the staff is friendly, and this is a great place to have a party particularly if you pick the Karaoke night! There were probably about 30 in our group and they took good care of us. There was no complaint when we brought in our own big bottle... More 

Thank Anna B
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Went to Back Porch to listen to Tejas Bros group. Ordered chicken fried steak, fries, Texas toast, and was very good. The service was good and waitresses were very attentive coming around every little while.

Thank 12hickory
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Went in for Happy Hour/Light Fare. Server was new and did not know a lot about the menu. Ordered the Brisket Nachos. Very little meat and no cheese until you got to the bottom where was a pool of it. Prices were average for both drinks and food.

Thank Michael S
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Food was poor quality - cornbread was chewy. The establishment was empty when our group of 6 came in. The staff was literally just standing around. Two of us in the party greeted the staff separately with no response from them. They brought us water. When we requested straws, the server brought unwrapped straws in her hand and dropped them... More 

1 Thank Vanessa H
Branson, Missouri
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317 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

The brisket plate was good with pinto beans and grilled veggies. The Texas stuffed potato was very good. We will go back again but we did spend $40. for three of us with no alcohol beverages.

1 Thank mickeynbranson
Euless, TX
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

If you're looking to drink a few beers with your buds and talk loud and cuss, this is the place. If you have young kids, this is not the place. It is a typical bar that happens to sell food.

Thank stan349
College Station, Texas
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33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

First I want to make it clear that I am not saying this restaurant is not family-friendly. But they have two inappropriate pictures for kids on the wall. But this one is a tavern and I did not expect too much about kid-friendliness, and other than those pictures, everything else was perfectly fine. Anyhow, we went there for lunch on... More 

Thank Mike_hmj
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48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We stayed nearby for one night and saw an ad for this in a local tourism magazine for Grapevine. The town itself has a lot of character. This place is more like a bar with food. The food is average. Poker players as we walked in, karaoke on certain nights. I think it's not for families, but rather for a... More 

Thank Kmbassoon
Branson, Missouri
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317 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Not for everyone but we enjoyed the our server and the food. I had the "Brisket Tacos" and she had the "Texas Tator" filled with brisket. It is a neighborhood bar like Cheers, so of. Plenty of parking and outside patio if is not to hot outside. WE enjoyed and will return, thanks to Groupon. Check it out.

Thank mickeynbranson

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Southwestern, Grill, Pub
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 N Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051-3321
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Grapevine
  • Phone Number: +1 817-251-8434
Gourmet Texas food, cold beer and good times in Grapevine!

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