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Mikeska's Bar-B-Q

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I-10, Columbus, TX 78934
+1 979-732-3101
10:30 - 20:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch while headed east on I 10. Mikeska's is located just east of the Colorado River at the Allyton Road exit. It is on the access road on the westbound side of the interstate. There is a tall yellow sign to guide the way. The dining area is large with a cafeteria style serving line in... More 

Thank David H
Boiling Springs, South Carolina
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We were making our way from SC to San Antonio when we stopped at Mikeska's for Sunday lunch. They had a Sunday buffet and it was awesome. All of the smoked meats were very good, especially the brisket (a must when visiting Texas!). The veggies were good as well and the homemade bread was a nice touch. Needless to say,... More 

Thank Cindy E
New Orleans, Louisiana
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We totally enjoyed our visit to Jerry Mikeska's restaurant. Jerry is in his 90s and was there meeting his customers. He is a delightful gentleman whose life revolves around his restaurant. This is our first time at Jerry's but not the first time at a Mikeska Brothers' restaurant. Jerry's does not disappoint. I don't believe the negative reports. We have... More 

Hamilton, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It did taste good. But only had 3.5 pieces that were less than 3" long. Had to open up bun to see the meat. Don't know if we ordered wrong since it was our first time and went through the drive thru. Little bit disappointed

Thank grandmajeanie
Columbus, Texas
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I ate here once. We couldn't go back because there are so many dead trophy animal heads and smaller full bodied dead fowls lining the wall of the room...they just stare at you while you are eating. On the other side, Mr. Mikeska makes a really good brisket. I don't recall if there is a drive-thru. We ate there in... More 

Thank Calgaltx
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Traveling from Bastrop to Sugar Land I was feeling hungry and Google showed Mikeska's without having to U-turn and go back to Columbus. I thought a barbeque sandwich would hit the spot. The first thing I noticed when I left my car was that there wasn't a smokey cooking meat smell in the air. That should have been my first... More 

Thank Sheila M
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2016

My husband and I were traveling back to Austin Texas from New Orleans. We stopped for a quick break from the road and met the nicest folks around. Food was great. The brisket sandwiches and ribs which were cooked to perfection. The potato salad was "almost" as good as my Grandmothers. Mr. Mikeska came out to speak to us as... More 

Thank dpresley2016
Spicewood, Texas
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This was my second stop in the last two years traveling thru here. First time I said I won't be back...well maybe they had a bad day...nooooo. It's just bad all the Time. This is susposed to be BBQ. It's more like warmed up spam. I don't see how they stay in business. The only thing good was the sliced... More 

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New Ulm, Texas
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I have been eating at mikeskas bbq for many years but only occasionally as it is out of my way. Every time I do eat there it is consistantly good and the prices are very reasonable. Some people are blown away by all the stuffed animals but I enjoy looking at them.

Thank wilhelm518
Houston, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Great place to eat between Houston and San Antonio. I have seen MIkeska's from the highway for years and finally got around to stopping. Glad I did. Great sausage. Good brisket. Tender ribs, but a little bland. Chicken was good too. Lille the ribs, a little under-seasoned. But that may just be a personal preference. Comfortable area to sit and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I-10, Columbus, TX 78934
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 979-732-3101

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