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The County Line Bar-B-Q

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6500 Bee Caves Rd.
Austin
512/327-1742
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 11:30am-2pm, 5pm-9pm; Sat., 11:30am-9:30pm; Sun., 11:30am-9pm
This place will bring you big platters of sweetly sauced beef ribs, tender brisket, and peppery sausage with all the trimmings until you tell the waiter to please stop.

Other Locations

County Line on the Lake, 5204 FM 2222

BEST OF AUSTIN AWARDS

  • 1995: Readers Best Barbecue
  • 1995: Critics Best Place To Go Fossil-hunting
  • 1994: Readers Best Barbecue
  • 1993: Readers Best Barbecue
  • 1991: Readers Best Barbecue

RESTAURANT POLL AWARDS

  • 2001: Readers Place to Take Parents
  • 1998: Readers Favorites
  • 1998: Readers Barbecue
  • 1998: Readers Place to Take Parents
  • 1997: Readers Favorites
  • 1997: Readers Barbecue
  • 1997: Readers Service
  • 1997: Readers Place to Take Parents
  • 1996: Readers Barbecue
  • 1995: Readers Favorites
  • 1995: Readers Barbecue
  • 1995: Readers Place to Take Parents

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