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Pappas Bar-B-Q - Pierce St.

1217 Pierce St, Houston, TX 77002-8213
+1 713-659-1245
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (16 reviews)
“mixed platter” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1217 Pierce St, Houston, TX 77002-8213
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brisket was moist and tender but the salt rub was so overpowering, it took away from what would have been some great brisket. Slaw and mac and cheese were perfect. Staff is very friendly and efficient. Will be back to try something different.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the mixed plate which had brisket, sausage, ribs, and ham, but I substituted it for turkey. It was very delicious. I wasn’t too fond of the sausage cause it had sage in it. I also substituted my 2 sides for a baked potato,...More

Thank kittykitty823
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here while on vacation with my family during an Easter getaway. We were searching for bar b que. We are from GA. After all, Houston or Texas period is known for bar b que’s. Found this place via google. I ill say this place...More

Thank Expert_tasteK
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I was very excited to have some real Texas barbecue. I didn't get it. It was average at best. My wife enjoyed her pulled pork sandwich and fries but I was dissapointed with my dry brisket and the ribs although looked big and delicious were...More

Thank Arlyn E
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Ordered the Cobb Salad. Includes chicken, sausage, beef. No beef asked if I could have double meat. The server bought the salad with scanty amount of chicken and sausage. I asked about the extra chicken. He reluctantly added a tiny piece, $10.95. Poor service!

Thank Naomi R
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Very good Texas style Bar-B-Que with generous portions at a reasonable price. Chicken was moist and flavorful. The brisket was smoky without being too fatty. The sausage was firm and full of flavor.

Thank Hugh W
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Everything was so tasteful, hard to choose sides. Meat was so tender and juicy. Baked beans were good not great. Mac and cheese was cheese and green beans were the best.

Thank Confuesd T
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner with family, wow some amazing tender brisket. Generous portions, I would highly recommend this BBQ place. They even had ice cold beer to wash it down. Macaroni salad, coleslaw, and ranch style beans awesome.

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We took a shuttle full of teachers here during a conference and everyone left completely satisfied. We ordered everything from ribs to banana pudding, and it was all divine! Their portions were abundant and the prices were reasonable. This was a great choice for a...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Our group of 6 persons went to Pappas with a hole in our stomach. Plentiful good food was the result on our table. Chicken, ribs, potatoes and salad was awesome. For a modular restaurant like buffet, the quality was very good. Sitting outside for a...More

Thank Totti1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 Pierce St, Houston, TX 77002-8213
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-659-1245
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