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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (72 reviews)
“potato salad” (24 reviews)
“bbq beans” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
5427 Broadway St Ste A, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4436
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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!!

Thank TXMD
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We were visiting from Louisiana thinking we were going to get some good TEXAS BBQ, and we were wrong! I gave this review 3 stars because of the customer service. The lady who took our order was very nice, and we got our food pretty...More

2  Thank Kadenbaseball_05
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first bbq stop on our first trip to Texas in many years. The brisket: top notch. Sausage: one of the best I’ve had. Ribs: not quite as great, but still very good. Only one sauce, but a very good one. Sides were...More

Thank maa-maa
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We stopped here based on the good ratings from a few quick searches on our phones. The food and service was awesome and we would highly recommend a stop here. The brisket was the best I have ever had. The green beans, cole slaw, and...More

Thank JDIllinois
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Went here under the recommendation of Texas Monthly- inside there are 6-8 tables, and unlike most BBQ places we have been, there is an actual waitress that will seat you and take your order, versus ordering at the counter top. We enjoyed all we had,...More

Thank texboymom
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

After seeing a spot on Food Network featuring Leon’s Worlds Finest Barbeque we decided to see what it was all about. Had it not been for seeing it on TV, we might never have stopped by to give it a try and that would have...More

2  Thank Starzangl9
Reviewed 21 January 2018

You'll get your fingers greasy. That's OK. You'll get fine BBQ. Lunch plates are nice meals with greens and corn. Leon is a Rotarian. Good community guy!

1  Thank John2Mary
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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, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
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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