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Opie's Barbecue

9504 E State Highway 71, 9504 E Texas Hwy 71, 78669, Spicewood, Texas, Spicewood, TX 78669-2166
+1 830-693-8660
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter beans” (72 reviews)
“cobbler” (26 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
9504 E State Highway 71, 9504 E Texas Hwy 71, 78669, Spicewood, Texas, Spicewood, TX 78669-2166
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have tried Opies for dinner previously only to arrive and find them out of bbq for the day and closed. So today we stopped for lunch. The jalapeño cheese sausage is maybe the best I have had. Mixed reviews on the brisket—I didn’t find...More

Thank Teresamea
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great bbq on the way to swim at Paleface Park .Accessible and parking is free. Order and pick up yourself.Limited table service. Fast takeout. Uber is available for this location.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been trying BBQ places in Central Texas since we moved here in 2013. In our 30+ dining experiences, we would say Opie's is only second to Franklin's in taste and quality. The ease of getting BBQ is 5 stars for Opies and 1...More

Thank tugokc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are new to the area and were discussing the best barbecue in the area. They mentioned upscale restaurants including Franklin's in Austin. This was a shame as Franklin's then had a large fire the following day. They also mentioned a place called Opie's. When...More

Thank 751michaelk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this place along Highway 71 on our recent travels to the Austin area. Since this was our first visit, we weren't sure how to order, so they helped us select our meat straight out of their gigantic warming oven. We chose bbq chicken,...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 12 August 2017

If you're intimidated by the hours long wait at Franklin's or Salt, this is the place. Absolutely the best brisket I've ever had, in a cavernous, family style venue a sort drive from Downtown Austin. The Ribs and Sausage are good, but the divine flavor...More

Thank onthemooooove
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great BBQ. Call ahead if you have your heart set on something, because they often run out. They will actually just shut down early. Their butter beans are epic.

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Went here on vacation. They asked as we entered if we had been there before. This would have been a good time to say....we'll be coming around in 10 minutes to pack up the place! The customer service was lacking. The food was good, we...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We stopped in based on the reviews we read on here and we were not disappointed. The power had gone out but they were still slinging meat for anyone who wanted to sit and eat. The jalapeno cheese sausage had just the right amount of...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Love this place. Always have great taste of barbeque. One of the best in Texas. Price is very reasonable compare to other places.

Thank Jakarta Guest W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9504 E State Highway 71, 9504 E Texas Hwy 71, 78669, Spicewood, Texas, Spicewood, TX 78669-2166
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Spicewood
  • Phone Number: +1 830-693-8660
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