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Texas Rib Kings - CLOSED

9012 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78758
+1 512-451-7427
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Mar 2014
“I am hoping that they will re-open”
17 Oct 2013
“Worth the trip”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Barbecue, American, Southwestern
££ - £££
9012 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78758
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

I drove by on March 3, 2014 and the sign in the door reads "Closed for remodeling." My organization was hoping to get them to cater for us again in the summer. They catered for us last year and the overwhelming consensus was to re-hire...More

Thank TonyC3005
Reviewed 18 October 2013 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting from out of state and we ask our friend where the natives go for good Q. She took us to Texas Rib Kings and it was GOOD. I am a BBQ smoker myself and am hard to impress and...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Interesting no frills BBQ shack in a strip mall. Ribs were great without sauce.....brisket tender and smoky.....shredded pork had a little heat and tasty. Sides are cafeteria style and OK but who goes to a meat shop and quibbles over side items. Probably not the...More

Thank leftygolfer1
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Just plain good, eat here. The brisket was so tender and good. The sides are serve yourself and were ok. Overall a great find!

Thank Vahan J
Reviewed 23 November 2012

Great location, food, and service. Went to this place twice during my trip to Austin. The staff is very friendly and the Restaurant is clean and the food was EXCELLENT! The sausage, ribs, and pulled pork were great, and the sides were served in a...More

Thank TIM B
Reviewed 31 July 2012

Being from KC I'm a harsh BBQ critic but I generally like Texas BBQ. This place is okay but nothing to write home about. The brisket was really fatty but the sausage had great flavor and texture. The sauce was not great. The side dishes...More

Thank Laurel113
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Perhaps in another state where barbecue isn’t taken seriously this spot would rank higher, but we were disappointed. Maybe we caught them on a rough day. Yes, the baby back pork ribs are pretty good, the beef brisket very good – the chicken dull and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Great casual environment with very good food... nice "plate" choices and great customer service!

Thank David W
Reviewed 19 December 2011

This place has great ribs and brisket. The service is fast, the food is excellent and I love the Texas decor inside. The food is cheap, too.

2  Thank flamyRome
Reviewed 9 December 2011

They have the best brisket I have eaten... We bought 3 extra lbs to freeze and bring home to Minnesota

6  Thank RonJac
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Barbecue, American, Southwestern
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9012 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78758
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-451-7427
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