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Cowpokes Bar-B-Q

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1855 W Comal St, Pearsall, TX 78061-6608
+1 830-334-8000
08:30 - 20:30
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I frequent this establishment at least once to two times a week-great BBQ! The restaurant is always very clean, the service is fast, and the food is yummy!! Be sure and make a quick stop at this place before you head out!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

My two sons and I were on a hunting trip and stopped in for lunch. We had done the same last year and it was very good. However, this year was different. We only ordered brisket, two plates and a sandwich with sides: potato salad and others. I ordered the sandwich sliced, fat end, untrimmed with extra bark. The cutter... More 

Thank KingwoodBob
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183 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This was a nice clean restaurant. BBQ and sides were good, not great, but a nice highway stop. The peach cobbler was good.

Thank KG_TXtraveler
Devine, TX
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have eaten at this restaurant several times for business lunches. The food is average for BBQ, sometimes the meat is tough, but flavor is generally good. Sides are pretty good, but nothing spectacular. Portion sizes are pretty large, so you do get plenty of food. I think the prices are a bit high for what you get, but not... More 

Thank LB S
Pearsall, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I was in the area for a month and a couple of weeks and this place by far is somewhere you don't want to visit, people are rude, and the meat was very dry don try this place I'm surprised it's not shut down

Thank coachnach
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We ordered two brisket plates and one of sausage. One brisket plate was good, the other a bit dry as was the sausage. The brisket and the sausage had a good flavor though. If ordering sausage, I would recommend getting the spicey sausage,as it really isn't very spicey as things in the Southwest go. The BBQ sauce was very vinegary... More 

Thank gavachoviejo
Jourdanton, Texas
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Do not be fooled by the big sign off of the interstate. I have eaten here several times and on my most recent occasion I was very disappointed. I ordered the turkey as did my friend. It tasted like pressed turkey roast. Sides are not worth coming back for either. Best bet is to eat in Devine and not waste... More 

Thank Bryan B
Charleston, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I had been trying to go to this place for 3 days ( hours always change) and it was always closed. I finally got to it around 730 on a sunday and of course they were closing and did not have any Ribs left. So I got the smoked turkey and it was very good!

Thank justice29720
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

This place is great! Food was delicious, staff friendly and restrooms CLEAN!!! I had chicken and cole slaw, Hubby had chicken, ribs and beans. Hot, great flavors, Awesome food Will return!!!!

Thank Cindy V
Houston, Texas
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Last dined here and reviewed in 2012. Since I am in Pearsall often, I decided to try it again. This time things were greatly improved! The restaurant was clean and orderly. The food was delicious. The brisket was lean and very tender with a great smoke ring and good flavor. The coleslaw and beans were also very good. The spicy... More 

Thank Randall M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1855 W Comal St, Pearsall, TX 78061-6608
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Pearsall
  • Phone Number: +1 830-334-8000

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