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Ray's Country Smokehouse-Grill

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


USD 3-USD 22
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue

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We are a small Independant restaurant. We focus on good quality food for a reasonable price.We have been in business since 1960. My Father started the business when he got out of the Air Force.We are always happy to let our new customers try a sample of our food before they order it.We work very hard to try to make you feel welcome. We have Brisket everyday, which is smoked for 17 hours, this is a must try if you like BBQ.
USD 3-USD 22
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews brisket wings fried okra fresh cut fries burger smoked turkey rib dinner cole slaw hush puppies onion rings sandwiches chilli great homemade hole in the wall fall off the bone side dishes awesome food
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the brisket. It had a delicious smoky flavor and I loved the BBQ sauce. It had a slightly tangy flavor.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julia M
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Husband had pulled pork. I had need brisket with brown gravy. Both good, if we come back this way will need to try sandwich, those looked good. Went at lunch, I had the lunch special very reasonable.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 849reginap
Reviewed 26 September 2018

It's a hole-in-the-wall, bar type place. The ribs came out without any sauce on them, which we thought strange. Had to ask for it. Same with the wings. The sweet-spicy sauce Was good, though. Husband's salad and potatoe salad was delish. There was a stocked...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Based on a recommendation from a friend, we made the effort to stop at Ray's. As Texans, we have a high expectation for food labeled as BBQ. Ray's met those high expectations and more. Our party tried the ribs, the brisket, the onion rings and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jody K
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Wonderful food. Great service. Local place that serves good food, great service, with a relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Zeewoman
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Absolute best BBQ I've ever had. The ribs literally fell right off the bone, I was so impressed! We also had fried okra, hush puppies, jalapeno poppers, and wings to share. All were so yummy, we left with very full bellies. We were in town...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kjb0788
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I was expecting a much better meal than received. Maybe I had gotten my hopes up too high for this place.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sclappfan
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I have ate there 3 times, twice with my son and once with a friend. All 3 times I had a large burger with the works.Can't beat it.Will definitely go back

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank warren w
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I go here with a business client about once every other month. I get something different every time. This last visit I enjoyed the pulled pork sandwich which came w fries. Delicious. The servers are always friendly. When you walk in the atmosphere is definitely...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Tony M
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Ray's has some of the best smoked wings and brisket that I have ever had. The ribs were also very good but I've had better smoked ribs. We also had great service, can't remember the girls name but she's been working there since she was...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Martin085
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16 November 2017|
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Response from Susydsr | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure.
Diane H
28 February 2016|
Response from hogsmoker102 | Property representative |
So sorry I just got your question, but we do not take reservations, were you able to eat with us, I hope you were treated well,I was out of town, but they know what to do,I preach it everyday. Let me know how we did, and... More
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