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Leon's World's Finest Barbeque

5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
+1 409-744-0070
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (72 reviews)
“potato salad” (23 reviews)
“rum cake” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here at the recommendation of someone at the resort we were at. It was a little hard to find but worth it. We ordered the 3 meat meal to share and it was plenty. We tried the ribs, links and prime brisket with...More

Thank pattibl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place. OMG!! Mr. Leon knows BBQ. They have brisket so tender you can cut it with a fork. I ordered brisket and double ribs and should have ordered double brisket. It was their 3 meat plate . The ribs were good but...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This is real BBQ. Fantastic, no frills place, with a focus on the que. Fantastic service - made a fuss over my family and felt like we were eating at their kitchen table. Had the pleasure of speaking with Leon, who puts a lot of...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Went and picked up lunch and brought it back to moody gardens. I had the brisket which was good and the wife had the turkey and it was excellent. The sauce was amazing. The teas were very good, but I was disappointed in them not...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The brisket & sausage were excellent! The staff is not friendly and the service is very slow! Do not be in a hurry!

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Loved it! Loved it. For the main food choices (for 4 adults and 2 children), we had the ribs, sausage, brisket lean, and turkey leg. Sides: green beans, baked beans, Mac and cheese, and hot rice (that is not the correct name). Lastly the loaded...More

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I just ate at this restaurant after seeing the ratings on my phone while trying to find a BBQ place in Galveston. Couldn't be happier. The food was terrific. I had the moist brisket and rib (two meet dinner). Brisket was cooked perfectly and the...More

Thank Greg I
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful smell as you enter the small restaurant. Fantastic, best ever ribs! Everything else was great too. Generous portions. Friendly staff and homey atmosphere .

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

The roast beef brisket we ordered was smoked and cooked wonderful. It was all very tender and very lean except for 1 piece. Cole slaw was fresh and tasty. Staff very nice too. Price was inexpensive as brisket was $19.95/pound. The restaurant is old and...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Great brisket like my Dad made! I ordered takeout over the phone....brisket and sausage with sides. Could not believe the generous servings....one order could have fed both of us. Highly recommend!!

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24 June 2016|
Response from Charles N | Reviewed this property |
Don't really know the answer to that. The are a restaurant on Broadway with really good food is all we know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 7:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-0070
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