Iron Works BBQ

$ $
100 Red River St (at E Cesar Chavez St)
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 478-4855
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm



  • Its official, MTV and Dan Platzman from Imagine Dragons agree that Kimchi Taco Truck is amazing.
  • Yeah, I know it's packed but you gotta get the steak with the butter sauce (shit, what kind of sauce was it?) and the side of mac and cheese. Bananatown delicious.
  • Get ya vitamins and IRON
  • It's all about the sampler plate. Oink. Oink.
  • Upstairs is completely empty. So if you need a place to sit come up the stairs.
  • a must eat while in Austin!
  • Reader tip: It was packed with celebrities who appreciated the SXSW open, casual, shared dining experience. You won't be disappointed. I promise.
  • I always go with the chicken.
  • Best BBQ in Town!
  • Go to Iron Works, eat BBQ, any day but Sunday
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  • Sometimes, I wake up in the middle of the night craving their sausage sandwiches. Parking is free, they have air conditioning, and the food is unbeatable.
  • Skip the brisquet, go straight for the ribs!
  • Authentic Austin restaurant with amazing brisket. Great atmosphere! A balcony with a view to a channel with turtles and fish. Love it!!!
  • The beef rib was tasty but brisket was really special
  • Great beef ribs. We hosted our 2010 SXSW gathering here. You'll meet your match if you get a full BBQ plate.
  • Shiner + brisket = party in my mouth
  • Amazing potato salad and definitely don't skip the peach cobbler! It's delicious...
  • Iron Works is the real deal, authentic BBQ, plastic "silver wear" and all. Got the "Sampler"! It's a great deal for any carnivore, my belly is FULL!
  • Spicy sausage with sweet BBQ sauce death row last meal good with both kinds of ribs. Oh man.

Nearby places

79 & 81 Rainey St (btwn Davis & River St.)
201 E 6th St (Brazos St)
303 Red River St (at E 3rd St)