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Red River Barbecue Company

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1911 E Main St, League City, TX 77573-4242
+1 281-332-8086
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times and the food is consistently good! Loved their ribs and potato salad. Very attentive staff. Give them a try!

Thank blondie2tx
Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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141 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was awesome. For those of us who have trouble deciding on where to go for dinner, and groups that want different choices this was great. Turkey plate with creamed corn, beans and jalapeño corn bread was one plate and the ribs and chicken with sweet potato fries was the other. Everything was full of smokey BBQ flavor and... More 

Thank TheGatesClan
Nederland, Texas
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93 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not quite the flavor of many local pits. Nice atmosphere and service. Wide variety of menu choices, and good deserts. Good place to eat, just not an outstanding BBQ place, for me.

Thank safetyssd
Austin, Texas
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199 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Mid range price about $13 for a plate, sides are good. Order at the counter and food brought out. Sauces are good. Enjoy the food when we go.

Thank rrcer
Dickinson, Texas
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I always get a sliced beef bbq there and is been good,,and ice tea is also,,order the same thing everytime I go,,and my wife likes the ribs....

Thank roger77539
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

There food here is very good and they give you plenty. They have very reasonable prices considering the quality of the food. Fun relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Michael R
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I like to go to this restaurant because it is so clean, the food is so good, the wait staff are all so friendly.. The menus is full and you get a lot of food for your buck.. I hate wasting and so usually have to bring home left overs.. Well I never have ribs or chicken left over.. The... More 

Thank Nancy L
League City, Texas
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Very good BBQ. Getting a choice of what brisket you want is very unusual. They offer three different cuts of brisket(some with more marbling or with less or none). The sausage is offered with or without jalapeno(the jalapeno is awesome). The BBQ sauce is a little too sweet for my taste, but very good. Pricing is a little higher than... More 

Thank 40Bruce
League City, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is one of my go-to places. Not fancy but excellent BBQ. It is clean and has sufficient parking. Nice salad bar and quick take-out. It is noisy when crowded.

Thank Craig M
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

As the title says. And their catering is top notch and very reasonably priced. Can't go wrong here!!!

Thank John B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 E Main St, League City, TX 77573-4242
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  League City
  • Phone Number: +1 281-332-8086

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