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Black Eyed Pea Restaurant

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2861 Ridge Rd, Rockwall, TX 75032
972.772.9388
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Always pleasant

It's kind of tucked away from the main restaurant drag so it's easy to overlook it. Nothing fancy but always good and pleasant. My g'son loves the salads there. It is moderately priced, good sized servings, an helpful staff. Keep it in mind for your next meal.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

It's kind of tucked away from the main restaurant drag so it's easy to overlook it. Nothing fancy but always good and pleasant. My g'son loves the salads there. It is moderately priced, good sized servings, an helpful staff. Keep it in mind for your next meal.

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Heath, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I have to preface this by saying that I have not eaten at a Black eyed Pea in years which is probably why I was looking forward to this visit. I used to really love this restaurant especially when in the mood for Southern cooking comfort food. Restaurant was not busy and this should have been our first clue. The... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Service was great...prompt, courteous and helpful. The vegetables are very good. I would hope they would work on getting a better source of meats for their signature item of chicken fried steak. All in all, a pleasant visit and worth a quick trip occasionally. We know this restaurant can deliver...they just need to work on food quality and then they'll... More 

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Rockwall, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Black Eyed Pea used to be one of my favorite restaurants. My family fights me on it every single time I suggest it. For a place I love, I'm willing to put up with a lot of "annoyances", but even I am so disgusted after tonight's meal, I really don't see myself ever subjecting my family to the Pea ever... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

They are trying, but being a basic foods kind of restaurant, they need to try harder. The prices are low and that may be the problem...I would rather pay more and have quality food than cheap food at cheap prices.

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San Jose, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

My boys and I used to LOVE coming here to eat lunch. Last three times (three strikes, you're out) we went the service was SO horrible. Staff sitting around talking or complaining and acting like your not even there. Food has also gone down hill. Portions are getting smaller and the all time favorites are not so favorite anymore. Also... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013 via mobile

This used to be one of my favorite restaurants in Rockwall and I ate there often. I took a break to try out newer places and when I returned, it was hard to believe it was Black Eyed Pea!! I completely agree with other reviewers who say it isn't what it used to be. My most recent experience was a... More 

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Bossier City, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We've eaten here before and now I can remember that back then we dwore we wouldn't eat here again. After church crowd wasn't too bad, waited about 10 mins. server was nice and helpful for the most part. Table felt sticky after being wiped down. I Ordered the N'awlins catfish, it was advertised as sitting atop a bed of made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012 via mobile

My wife and I stopped at the Black Eyed Pea after a long day in Dallas. We were met by a very courteous hostess who made us feel welcome. Our waitress was equally courteous and friendly. When our food arrived quickly, we were pleased to find it quite tasty. All of this was close to closing time. We were able... More 

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Terrell, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

This restaurant makes some of the best food, especially the veggies whether they are sides or the entire plate. Best meat loaf around. My hubby loves the pot roast. Plus the Thursday Chicken and Dumplings are to die for.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2861 Ridge Rd, Rockwall, TX 75032
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Rockwall
  • Phone Number: 972.772.9388

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Southwestern
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?