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The Beach Pit

49 West Pine Ave, St. George Island, FL 32328
850-799-1020
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Description: We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. We have fresh seafood, oysters, steaks, as well as Texas style BBQ. We also have a full bar serving beer, wine and liquor! We offer a relaxed atmosphere indoors as well as a screened in outdoor patio area. As always, our main goal is to give the best service possible and the best home made food available in the area at the most competitive prices!We have also opened our 2nd location in Eastpoint where Captain Snooks used to be.....Beach Pit On The Bay! We are the only restaurant in Eastpoint with a full bar and waterfront dining! At Beach Pit On The Bay we have Happy Hour from 3-6 Monday-Friday offering specials on oysters and bar drinks.
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Went there for breakfast, so maybe that wasnt the best time to go. The place was clean and the service was good. The food was just ok, though, but myabe their lunch and dinner is better. We'll try again next year when we go back.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 NEW

We discovered The Beach Pit last year while here on SGI. We decided to return this year for lunch. The food was delicious. The menu is pretty varied and gives you lots of choices. Our party of four had shrimp Po-boys, fried shrimp basket and the steamed crab legs. Everyone enjoyed his/her choice. The drinks were good. I had the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We went to breakfast there a couple of mornings while we were on the island, the food was FABULOUS. Best bloody mary's ANYWHERE!!!! Had an AWESOME waitress, Deborah, AKA: Cornbread :) we will for sure go back again next year!! ~ Judy ~ Terre Haute, IN

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Lincoln
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The owner and staff are friendly, the place is warm and welcoming. The service is unpretentious. But it's the food you HAVE to go for. It's the best Gumbo, hands down, that we've ever tasted, and my husband is from gumbo-land. Chef cooks his roux for 4 hours, is religious about mirepoix, fresh veggies, oyster, shrimp and fish. Very thick,... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This is a great place, whether you are looking for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The place appears fairly new on the inside and the prices were very good. Ashley was our server each time and was very efficient and friendly. Our first visit was for breakfast and my husband enjoyed their meat lover’s omelet which was excellent. We loved it... More

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central Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We stopped at the Beach Pit for dinner. A family friendly atmosphere. We had barbecue sandwiches. Good and great service!

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Stopped for lunch, thoroughly enjoyed it. Very clean, good service and yummy Give it a try, I know you won't be sorry.

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Senior Reviewer
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Hands down the best fried oysters I have ever had. Whole family liked their meals. Hope that this place keeps up the good work.

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St. George Island, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

Amazing people, good prices, best food on the island hands down. Locally owned business where the owner will service you personally. Highly recommended

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

The Bloody Mary's are the very best on the Island. The service is great. The ladies that waited on us were just delightful. The server that we really enjoyed was Deborah AKA: Cornbread. You need to hear the story of how she earned that name. The Gumbo was just delicious, the Key Lime Pie was just great and the Bourbon... More

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