Peggy Sue BBQ

6600 Snider Plaza
Dallas, TX 75205-1352
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  • Sun - Thu 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Fri - Sat 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • $; $$
  • Wheelchair accessible, Catering, Delivery, Kid Friendly, Order Online, Private Party, Smoking, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Peggy Sue BBQ may reside in tony Snider Plaza, but it’s definitely more down-home than Uptown. The waitresses will probably call you “honey,” and you might even spot one of the city’s ladies-who-lunch with barbecue sauce on her face (gasp!). Open since 1989, the decor hasn’t changed a bit, with vinyl tablecloths and plenty of Texas shtick like horseshoes and lone stars. The brisket is of the lean variety, and there are also dry-rubbed ribs, pulled pork, sausage and smoked turkey breast and chicken. The house barbecue sauce comes in both spicy and mild incarnations; sides of green beans and corn may come from a can, but onion rings are scratch-made and sweet-potato tots are standouts. There are also Frito pie, chicken-fried steak and a salad bar, but whatever you do, save room for a “famous” fried pie in flavors like chocolate, apricot or apple. Pro tip: Barbecue sandwiches are extra delicious when ordered on Empire Bakery’s jalapeño cheese bread.

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