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Lockhart Smokehouse

Map & Directions 400 W. Davis St.
Dallas, TX 75208-4611
  • Barbecue
  • open at 11 a.m. daily (closes when meat runs out)
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Kid Friendly, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • Not Accepted
  • Lot Available, Street


Dallas Observer's Description

Lockhart Smokehouse, the Central Texas-style barbecue joint launched by a step-granddaughter of longtime Kreuz Market owner Edgar Schmidt, was easily 2011's most eagerly anticipated restaurant opening. Lockhart's fatty brisket, remarkably tender and flavorful, proves the excitement was warranted. While the smokehouse hasn't yet mastered ribs or chicken, there's perhaps no better place to Dallas to observe the "no sauce, no forks" dictum and attack smoked beef bare-handed. Consistent with Texas tradition, the array of accompaniments includes pickles, raw onions, jalapeños and cheddar cheese. There's Shiner Bock at the bar.

Member Reviews

  • TheBarbecueFiend
    on 01/19/13

    The last time I went was during the dinner hour and they were sold out of almost everything, so this time I went at 11:00 a.m. right when they opened.

    I wanted to make sure I had enough food for my wife and I to eat both lunch and dinner, so I ordered 1/2 lb. of beef brisket, 1 lb. of ribs, 2 pork chops, and 4 Kreuz sausages. I also got bbq baked beans, mac n' cheese, and potato... More >>

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Tips from foursquare

  • Eater on 10/05/11

    One of the best spots in town to grab a cold beer and watch a Rangers game--because it'll take you the length of one to finish your meal. [Eater 38 Member]

  • Rob S. on 04/22/11

    This meat doesn't need sauce. It's amazing.

  • Steven S. on 09/29/11

    Ron Swanson approved.

  • Examiner.com on 05/17/11

    Eating with your hands never tasted so good! Don't forget to try the jalapeno sausage!

  • Dani N. on 03/29/11

    The bartender rocks ! ! !

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