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Bar-B-Cue Pit

4741 Penn Ave, Sinking Spring, PA 19608-9708
(610) 678-9696
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Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Jan 23, 2013
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10 reviews from our community

20% Recommend
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Depending on the time of day, you may want to avoid. Gets way to rowdy at night, and believe me I can handle myself. Just a note. The food is average, the BBQ is average, it's smoky inside as well as out so be warned.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012 via mobile

The food came out quick and the waitress was nice. The owner even made rounds to make sure everything was ok. I wasnt very impressed with the food. Value was good but I am from Philadelphia where there are awesome food places and this place was sub par for me but might not be considered that way to others with... More

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Reading, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

I found the food to be kind of sickening and I wasn't really even that impressed with the BBQ. This is a big biker bar type establishment. It is a neat place with really nice outdoor seating. You have to order the food yourself which I am not crazy about. There are a lot of TV's inside to drink and... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012 via mobile

Thought we would give it one more chance after having the BBQ chicken platter and it came back really DRY... Well, it was our last and final time to eat there- DRY chicken again... No Thanks!!!

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I had the ribs and chicken which were good, but the corn was like old field corn and the baked potatoe seemed like it was in the warmer for hours. My wife had the turkey and filling which she said was at best OK ... diner type. Service was good; atmosphere was that of a bar. Will we go back?... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

A coworker and I stopped here yesterday for lunch. The atmosphere was cute, no complaints there, but the service was extremely slow. It took 20 minutes to get our food and the place only had 2 other tables. When the food arrived it was lukewarm and the barbeque sauce had no flavor. There was a lot of food for the... More

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Reading, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Service was very good, nice atmosphere, ribs & chicken were tasty & food was served hot! My co-worker had the veggie pitta with lettuce and big chunks of feta cheese which she really enjoyed! Overall food was good & would not hesitate to go back!

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Reading, PA
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116 reviews 116 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

We used to get take out here but then I time we got chicken that wasn't cooked all the way. Never again.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

My husband and I had driven past the Bar-B-Cue Pit on one or two other occasions and decided to stop in this time. We live about an hour away. It was a gorgeous summer day so we sat outside. Started with the Pub fries. Huge planks of potato with blue cheese and drizzled with truffle oil. SO good! I had... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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73 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2010

Ribs and Chicken, what can I say. The dinners really don't stand out as anything but average. The ribs were dry but the chicken was fairly decent. If I can convince my wife to give this place another shot someday when passing through, we will do it. She had the dry, over cooked ribs. Convincing her may get close to... More

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