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Doc's Q'in Pit Stop

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421 Maze Blvd, Modesto, CA 95351-2650
+1 209-522-3627
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

I had a brisket sandwich but it was full of sauce that was too sweet. Potato salad was very full of mayo. Muffin was good!

Thank lindycalifornia
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

The food was very very good. Tried the tri tip, ribs, sausage, pulled pork. We wanted brisket but it wasn't ready. Hubby got hot bbq sauce . It was very very hot. Will be back

Thank Iris S
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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49 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We are so happy we came across this place! Though it doesn't look like much from the outside (with its large smoker parked out front), and the inside isn't much better, (very simple seating, but clean) this place has great BBQ. We ordered the pulled pork sandwich ($9) and a half-rack ribs ($15)....so moist and delicious! They were smoked to... More 

Thank poisionapple
San Francisco, California
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

I love bbq so I'm not sure why it took me this long to come here. I ordered the brisket, ribs, Mac n cheese and yams. This brisket is soooooo good. The ribs weren't bad either but the sauce was delicious. I definitely would order the brisket again and again and again. I do want to try the tri tip... More 

Thank hungryhipp0s4
Stockton, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

The raving reviews for this place is false or maybe people do not really know about food?? This is boiled chicken with BBQ sauce only. Kind of expensive for a half chicken no sides is $12.80 and a skinny chicken, lots of bones and skin. We eat neither. Dog was happy. When we drove by we saw their big BBQ... More 

Thank Cathy M
Modesto, CA
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2015

Stopped and Doc's and had his pulled pork, ribs, chicken and tri-tip...it was all good, but the chicken and pulled pork stood out. The chicken was moist, tender, and tasty. Black eyed peas, greens, and yams made great side dishes, and my wife and I would order the yams over and over and over.

Thank dougModesto_CA
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87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2015

Its refreshing to find a roadside BBQ spot like doc q's. the staff is really friendly and the food is excellent. a huge portion for about $14. the prices. Q's BBQ restaurant or rollback prices. everytime I'm in the Modesto area I make sure to make a stop at doc q's. and he makes his own links which I really... More 

Thank jbezy520
McMinnville, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2015

Oh, yes, a tri-tip sandwich with sauce, and no knife needed. This place is 2 blocks of highway 99 in Modesto. It is nothing fancy, and that is ok with me. I just wanted a tasty BBQ sandwich, cole sla, and a Coke. That is what I got !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2015

I remember Doc's from the time he was out on the 132 highway sharing a place with an old gas station. Now only minutes from downtown just a few blocks west of 99, Doc' is still the best kept secret BBQ place in Modesto. If you are a BBQ aficionado you owe it to yourself to check them out. Sweet... More 

Thank Art S
Modesto, California
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100 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2014

I had a voucher from Living Social and ordered the slab. The lady in the counter charged me an additional 2.80 even if I have a $30 voucher. I believe the slab is only $28.00. The location is unsafe and the restaurant is quite old. Outdated is okay as long as it is clean but this place is not. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Maze Blvd, Modesto, CA 95351-2650
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-522-3627

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