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Vernon's Bar B Cue

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Highway 105, Conroe, TX
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Houston, Texas
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402 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 329 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to give them burger a try. It was an average burger. Tasted like a frozen burger. Onion rings were good. Food wasn't served hot because the young ladies behind the counter were more concerned with their conversation than serving us. An off duty server was there and had ordered food so there was a conversation ongoing between the three... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Vermont has a full anything you can want BBQ menus. Great variety for lunch and dinner. Plenty to eat. Good barbecue, not on the superb level but good. Plenty of patronage with outdoor seating and beer garden in cooler temps. Good lunch stop.reasonable prices

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Thank txtraveler58
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Not many places you can eat, drink, and toss the peanut shells on the floor, but you can here. Great food (especially the ribs and ribeye steak).

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Thank Mark S
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

wow the barbq ribs were awesome....I would put them right up there with coopers in llano and muellers in taylor texas, my top two choices in Texas...none in Houston compare to vernons...home made pinto beans... friend had the meal of the day half roasted chicken and sides so many good choices hamburgers steaks and all the bar bq menu ....very... More 

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Thank leee123
Montgomery, Texas
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I love the food here and the laid back atmosphere. My only complaint is that it is a bit expensive for BBQ. There's so many good BBQ places close by, and Vernon's is a bit more pricey than the competition. I'd rather eat at the Kuntry Katfish - it's about the same price for a wider and better variety of... More 

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Thank kevinwoz
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169 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Our family visited after church this past Sunday. The vibe of this little roadside stop is everything you want from a family BBQ. The casual seating and walk up counter make everything seem very family oriented and personable. The menu offers so many BBQ must haves and all of the sides you'd want with traditional BBQ. My husband and I... More 

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Thank Nicole H
Magnolia, Texas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Texas Bar B Q means great brisket & homemade sausage that's only available @ your place, not from a store! The brisket was passable but the sausage was a non factor. The ham had a little smoke in its flavor, but nothing to be proud of. Sides are equally important in Texas ! How do you screw up Fried Okra?... More 

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Thank GPZachary
Montgomery, Texas, United States
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Vernons Bar B Q, just down from Vernons Catfish, and founded by the same original "Vernon" is great local place in conroe. The bar b q is excellent, my favorite in town. They also have great seasoned fries, but their menu encompasses just about everything, from fajitas to steak. This is a place where all the locals go, usually on... More 

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Thank Dan D
Channelview, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

We eat at lots of BBQ places, so we know what we like and what is really great. This was ok BBQ. Ribs were big, parts were more tender than other part. Brisket was chewy with no smoky flavor or bite to it. I liked the coleslaw ok-sweet, with Miracle Whip flavor. Beans were flavorful, like home cooking. Mac N... More 

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Buena Vista, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

Stopped by on the recommentation of a local. We were not disappointed. We had BBQ sandwichesand sweet patatoe fries. They were very tasty. If you like BBQ you will like Vernon's.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 105, Conroe, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Conroe
Description
We tried Vernon's Barbecue after being very pleased with Vernon's Kuntry Katfish. It was also a great place. They have kind of a mix and match menu with great barbecued brisket, sausage, turkey and ribs. their coleslaw is delicious as are the assortment of southern favorites, fried onions, peppers, hush puppies and stuffed potatoes. You order at the counter and they bring the food to your table when it is ready. A casual and friendly place with great food for a very reasonable price. It should be on your list of suggestions for Conroe.

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