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City Market

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner


US$ 0
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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US$ 0
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was 'hyped up' in local Houston papers and magazines. We were really disappointed when we got there. Had to go back into the smoke room to get your ribs, sausage and brisket. It was almost hard to breath there not to mention now...More

Thank Gene W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to a few other barbecue places in the area over two days and saved this one for last. This place is smaller and more of a dive than some of the other places which is charming and a plus. The smoke room feels...More

Thank maryk841
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Working on the Texas Monthly BBQ top 50 list. Hit this one up and it’s ok. Arrived just before the lunch crowd. We tried all their meats but I wasn’t blown away at all. Nothing seemed to have a whole lot of flavor. The honey...More

Thank MamaYamaha
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We tried brisket, ribs and a sausage. All were excellent. Beans and potato salad were also worth trying. Friendly helpful staff. Recommend if in the area.

Thank stepsg
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Hit the Bar-B-Que trail again, and without fail keep coming back to City Market. Great brisket, generous portions and just a great place to eat delicious bar-b-que

Thank rpress615595
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

It’s worth the long line. Just perfect food. Everything from rib to pickles are perfect. Ask for the blackened end it’s the best. I’m not sure where they get their sweet pickles but .. go figure.. delish

Thank 702margaraet
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We stopped at City Market for barbeque. The place is nothing fancy...you pick up your barbeque in a small smoky enclosed area in the back of the restaurant and it comes on paper...and your side dishes in disposable cups. Other than the surroundings and eating...More

Thank jimvX7581KK
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on a friday and just beat the line that begins to form to order your food.This place is very popular and for a good reason. I usually do not care for brisket because most places make it so dry. This...More

Thank judybh3ah
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Overall very good. The brisket was a little dry. The sausage delicious and ribs were juicy. It took us a minute to get oriented to the belly up to the food station to place your order. They don't make sandwiches but give you the meat...More

Thank Kurt B
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Their BBQ is Great!! Fast service and fair prices.They open @ 7 am,so you can enjoy their food for breakfast,and for lunch!!

Thank Frank F
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11 August 2018|
Response from fishbone95 | Reviewed this property |
They have a side room with more booths, but that place fills up Fast so you all have to get there early
8 April 2018|
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Response from Rodney A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was indicated on the price board on our last visit. I don't remember the exact price, but thought it looked like a good deal.
13 June 2017|
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Response from Lori A V | Reviewed this property |
Hi AERJ, Unfortunately, I don't know if this place is gluten safe. I would suggest calling the restaurant directly to ask. Also, The meats are cut in front of the customer so you will witness if the BBQ touches any gluten... More
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