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The Backyard Grill

) #407 of 7,178 Restaurants in Houston ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar
9453 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065-4412
+1 281-897-9200
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (21 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“fried okra” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar
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9453 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065-4412
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Reviews (52)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go here regularly with my friend. Love the chicken fried steak and chicken and the service. Bring your friends and family here.

Thank Trieu H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a regular place for us. Wide selection of food choices at reasonable prices. Wait staff is friendly and wait to get seated is never long. Some dishes are better than others but all is good.

Thank Barry and Kris H
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Always great service and menu....burgers are the best. Have been eating here for over 10 years and keeps quality consistent.

Thank Allan H
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is my thrid time in this place. I need to admit I only come here when it is Crawfish season here in Houston because they are sooo good. The only thing that prevents me from rating this as "Excellent" is a bit of inconsistency...More

Thank Marifer C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I have been to the BYG a few times, usually for breakfast which is traditional and acceptable, but not outstanding. I finally came back for an evening meal and tried their "Maverick" burger which was recommended by our server Molly. It was outstanding, had about...More

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. We all loved it. I love the food. Great variety. Want to go again. I told my adult children about it.

Thank maxine w
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I travel to Houston on business and I love all things spicy. Someone recommended this place because they have a "bucket of destruction" available upon request. The bucket is filled with all kinds of hot sauces. Not all of them are really hot but each...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Living in a city like Houston, we have lots of places to dine and a large percentage of these places specialize in burgers or, at least, burgers comprise a large percentage of the menu options. One such place is Backyard Grill. Backyard Grill serves up...More

Thank Bryan_Carey
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I have grown up in this area and never experienced this place except once; which means I need to keep coming back! I got the Cypress burger and was it stellar! Full all meat patty with avocado, tomato, & red onion on a jalapeño bun!...More

1  Thank Kristen K
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Have driven by this place for years and stopped in a couple times for a quick beer...Man I was stupid...This place has some of the Best hamburgers I have ever tried. The meat has a mesquite smokey flavor and has a lot of different options...More

Thank Daniel D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
American, Bar
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9453 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065-4412
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-897-9200
  • E-mail
The Backyard Grill is a family owned business in NW Houston that supports in local community. Home of the Beast (a six pound burger challenge), The Bucket of Destruction (BYG Texas Sauce and Seasonings) and the BYG Brew Crew (Drink all 55 beers and get you name on the wall). Three patios with plenty of TV's throughout the restaurant. Non smoking inside with one smoking beer garden patio.