We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Clem Mikeska's BBQ

) #20 of 123 Restaurants in Temple ££ - £££ American, Barbecue
1217 S. 57th St., Temple, TX 76504-6447
+1 254-778-5481
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (25 reviews)
“tri tip” (5 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
1217 S. 57th St., Temple, TX 76504-6447
Write a Review
Reviews (210)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 210 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I love this place. There's 100 different stuffed animals inside for the kids to glare at and ask questions about. The staff is wonderful. The food is on point every time. It's priced very well. My son is gluten-free and there's always...More

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The last time I visited this well known Restaurant, I found the Brisket to be liked boiled meat and at $18 per pound to be very expensive. The Ribs were above average. If you like stuffed animal heads the the atmosphere is for you but...More

Thank Bio_Salesman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful Food and great people working here also Nice hot fresh food lots of good items to eat Clean inside and clean out side

Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking into Clem's I was taken aback by all of the nostalgia but most notably Mr. Mikeskas purchases over the years of the Grand Champion bulls at the Bell County Fair. I'm glancing around at large trophy animals hanging and Texana out the yingyang! I'm...More

Thank RoosterCoop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brisket as dry and very bland. The sausages were also very bland and the skin had no pop at all. Finally, my bill was on the table before I finished.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family insist we go here for family funeral outtings. We jave had a lot of them lately. This food is very basic and bland, serving sliced white bread and sliced pickles. Get creative, you should have a signature bread and better than cheap slices...More

Thank hanabro123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Anna and the Clem Mikeska Team was great in planning and executing a jighly successful AUSA lincheon. Big crowd. 5 star food and service

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was good but service was slow. We were not on a schedule but if we had been it would have been worrisome.

Thank William C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here about 3 times now, and have not been disappointed. The food and service have both been good. We'll be eating here frequently now.

Thank CHo112
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I was in town for some business, so I'll just stopped on in for lunch. The interior is a tribute to some local guys taxidermy skills, there were probably 50 different stuffed animals looking down at you as you eat your food. I ordered the...More

1  Thank azroxx
Nearby Restaurants
Mee Mee's Thai Cuisine
104 reviews
.91 miles away
Cracker Barrel Old Country Strore Restaurant
111 reviews
.63 miles away
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
165 reviews
.53 miles away
Italiano's Pizza, Pasta and Subs
22 reviews
.91 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum
46 reviews
1.83 miles away
Grand Avenue Theater
42 reviews
4.92 miles away
Czech Heritage Museum
32 reviews
2.20 miles away
Lions Junction Family Water Park
8 reviews
3.30 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Clem Mikeska's BBQ staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 S. 57th St., Temple, TX 76504-6447
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Temple
  • Phone Number: +1 254-778-5481
  • E-mail