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David's Old Fashioned Pit BBQ Restaurant

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342 W. Main Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-3712
830-997-7753
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch
Description: We do Bar-B-Q the right way, old fashion slow cooked. You can get it by...
We do Bar-B-Q the right way, old fashion slow cooked. You can get it by the plate or by the pound. We offer daily specials, sandwiches and side orders. Need custom Bar-B-Q, catering or a meeting room, we can do that too? Our hours are Sunday - Thursday 11:00am - 4:00pm and Friday & Saturday 11:00am - 9:00pm. Our BQ pit is located in the park, along with our main parking lot.
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Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great quick breakfast!

The ONLY reason I do not give a 5 star is because I like coffee a lot and the coffee was just ok, not to strong. The food on the other hand was great! My husband and I wanted a little quicker breakfast so we stopped in one morning and had burritos and they were both yummy. I had the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
casey k
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Ft Worth, Texas
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  • Local cuisine
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Highland Village, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Definitely stop in for a breakfast burrito in the mornings. Place is even open on Sundays for burrito pick-up. Lots of choices and great salsas.

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Ft Worth, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The ONLY reason I do not give a 5 star is because I like coffee a lot and the coffee was just ok, not to strong. The food on the other hand was great! My husband and I wanted a little quicker breakfast so we stopped in one morning and had burritos and they were both yummy. I had the... More 

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Plano, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Our group of 12 tried most of the different menu item and didn't have a negative comment on any of them. I loved the pork ribs which were done to perfection. We all liked the green beans which were just right: not too soft, not to crisp. A few people, myself included, commented that they were so good they would... More 

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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80 reviews 80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Wanting BBQ on a Sunday night. Have been to this restaurant before but not in a long time. Ordered a pound of brisket to go. The girl in back took a long time finding several pieces to cut. For $ 14.75 lb. I will not be back. It was dry and I think the meat was not sliced correctly and... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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139 reviews 139 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I had the brisket sandwich. I did not like the sauce. The brisket was a bit fatty and it made me sick. BBQ is a matter of personal taste. I don't plan to return.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I thought that I must be in the wrong restaurant after reading some of the previous reviews. Whilst this is a no frills place the food is excellent and great value for money. The 3 meat plate with pork , brisket and chicken is superb

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Spring
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Sorry service high schools age girls working and running the place. And if it's real pit BBQ it bad taste like boiled ribs sauce it not good. And ask the girl what the pork ribs are country or short and she say have special on chicken. Said chicken not pig. Oh as she said did know their long. So tried... More 

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

David's BBQ is consistently good - and the restaurant is easily located on Main Street in Fredericksburg. He caters, too!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Tried the brisket plate. The brisket was dry, no smoke ring or flavor...the sauce was not much help in covering up the shortcomings of the meat. The sauce was a bit too sweet and had few characteristics of a good bbq sauce. The beans were bland and the cole slaw was basically thick cuts of cabbage with a little vinegar... More 

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Pflugerville, Texas, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stopped in late on Sunday afternoon (9/14/2014) right before they were to close. They waited on us with no problems and didn't try to rush us out the door. Even changed the TV channel for us. We both had the brisket sandwich which was stacked with fresh tasty brisket. The bun was not your standard HB bun and was lightly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 342 W. Main Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: 830-997-7753

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 12
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

We do Bar-B-Q the right way, old fashion slow cooked. You can get it by the plate or by the pound. We offer daily specials, sandwiches and side orders. Need custom Bar-B-Q, catering or a meeting room, we can do that too? Our hours are Sunday - Thursday 11:00am - 4:00pm and Friday & Saturday 11:00am - 9:00pm. Our BQ pit is located in the park, along with our main parking lot.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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