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Henry's Barbecue

811 W Main St, Artesia, NM 88210-1962
+1 575-736-1777
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (14 reviews)
“ribs” (22 reviews)
“baked beans” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
811 W Main St, Artesia, NM 88210-1962
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had very good ribs here and on other occasions the ribs were not cooked well enough so very greasy... quality varies

Thank Bill V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With not much to chose from in Artesia, we decided to try Henry's on a Wednesday night. You order at the counter. I got the ribs and two sides. My wife had the pulled pork with sides. The food had been sitting in the counter...More

Thank B C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for dinner on a weeknight. Food was good. Had the BBQ chopped brisket and pulled pork. Meat was kinda dry and flavorless- like it had been sitting for a while so they added water to the pan because the meat had dried out....More

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought Henry's was gonna serve brisket like I had in TX. It didn't have any smoke flavor. The ribs were tasty though.

Thank Wavewarrior
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent barbecue. I enjoy the pulled pork. They have several choices of meat. Sometimes they even have wings, which are very good. The barbecue sauce is the best I’ve tasted anywhere.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The portions are large here, and very tasty. You have plenty of choices of meats and sides. We enjoyed a carrot cake that was super moist and delicious.

Thank Faye H
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Good quality barbecue, freshly prepared. The setting is very basic. You don't come here for the decor. Counter service was prompt.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I love BBQ and can even make some great ribs myself, but Henry's are among the best if not the best I have ever had. I use the Hot BBQ sauce. The brisket is also very good, the baked beans excellent and sweet tea very...More

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The moment we entered, a very helpful and nice lady asked us, if we have been here before and since we denied, she immediately offered help with the menue and told us all about the choices we had. When you order a platter you can...More

Thank Erwin W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I keep giving this place chance after chance and every time they disappoint!! I agree that the portions are small for the price you pay! Every time I get the cake it has hard edges the cinnamon are disgusting the meat usually always taste old...More

Thank Sarrahh7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 W Main St, Artesia, NM 88210-1962
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Artesia
  • Phone Number: +1 575-736-1777
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