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Joe's Barbeque CO

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1400 E Highway 6, Alvin, TX 77511-2572
+1 281-331-9626
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I grew up coming to this place... Love the bbq stuffed potato and the cobbler. I've never had a bad meal here. I always come to Joe's when I visit my hometown.

Thank Sarah H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You will NOT go away hungry. Portions are large. Daily specials are hard to beat. The fried shrimp night is very good. Salad bar is very extensive. It says Joe' Barbeque but they have much more than this. Something for everyone.

Thank jlktx
Alvin, Texas
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Joe's is a nice place to take your family. Friendly, clean and affordable. Dress is casual. Jeans welcome. Summer attire accepted if not too revealing. Family style dining.

Thank nancom
Denton, TX
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514 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time here. Very eclectic place with very good food. Had the one meat BBQ plate with sliced brisket. I asked for and got brisket slices with a lot of deep bark. Also scored some burnt ends. Nice! Very flavorful with a nice smoke ring. They provided a massive quantity of not only brisket but coleslaw, potato salad and beans.... More 

Thank Tupelo010835
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our travels, we stopped in at Joe's BBQ Co. for lunch. The place is roomy and very nicely decorated in rustic accents. The BBQ Pit aroma is very inviting. We must have come in at the wrong time. It appeared that the staff was in a cross mood. As we approached the serving line, no Hello or courtesy welcome.... More 

Thank Richard S
Houston, Texas, United States
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57 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I'm a fan of moist brisket. I found Joe's a bit on the dry side. The turkey was good. The salad bar was fresh with good variety. The potato salad was quite good.

Thank Dave H
Friendswood, Texas, United States
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

If you like fried shrimp, you will LOVE theirs. Every Tuesday they have one dozen giant fried gulf shrimp along with the best hush puppies, coleslaw and.a loaded baked potato. My parents drive from Colorado Springs to be here on Tuesdays for their fried Gulf shrimp. Yes, it is that good!

Thank Sarah A
Galveston, Texas
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143 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I have owned and eaten at BBQ restaurants all over Texas and Joe's is one of the best around. You will find all of the standard fare of any Texas BBQ Joint; Brisket, Pork Ribs, beans and etc. However, not all BBQ joints offer Beef Ribs and those who do offer them rarely provide such a delectable example. Additionally, you... More 

Thank criticalchristopher
Fresno, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

The BBQ is top quality. You can choose between the lean or the fantastic tender top cut brisket. The pork ribs are usually first rate, tender and meaty. Once you go through the line and order your food, the wait staff provides quick service on the drinks and condiments you may have forgotten. One various days they have an additional... More 

1 Thank JohnSr_66
League City, Texas
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Can't beat it. Delicious. 12 large fried shrimp & side for $12.95. The first time I went, I didn't split. Mistake. This is a very large order and plenty for two people.

Thank Sharon S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 E Highway 6, Alvin, TX 77511-2572
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Alvin
  • Phone Number: +1 281-331-9626

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