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The Oak Pit Steakhouse

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615 N Main St, Porterville, CA 93257-2316
+1 559-784-2136
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“sports bar” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
$$ - $$$
615 N Main St, Porterville, CA 93257-2316
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The steak bites are a must! I love the blackened salmon, delicious!! Definitely recommend for your dinner out.

Thank polly276
Reviewed September 6, 2017

we are seated quickly and the food always arrives quick, it is excellent, i always look forward to eating here.

Thank Andrew3083
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Overall atmosphere is okay. I've been there three times this year. The bar is in the dining area so if sports is on theneveryone in vicinity is watching sports, whether you like it or not, gets kind of loud. You can sit in another quieter...More

Thank joz222
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

I had the roast pork special it was wonderful. Price was very reasonable. The service was slow but very friendly and attentive.

Thank Sharon Q
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

We fancied a steak and the hotel recommended The Oak Pit. We were not disappointed as we had a 10 oz sirloin for $16 and it was juicy and gorgeous. The drinks were reasonably priced and the service fast and friendly. We were even given...More

Thank JennyBevan
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

While the restaurant was quite loud at the time of my visit due to a birthday party that was going on, it was clear that everyone was having a good time. The food was fantastic, the staff was more than accommodating to low-carbohydrate dietary requests,...More

Thank Angler406
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times with groups of friends. Food and drinks are good but what makes me think twice about returning is the wait. Customer service hasn't been the greatest.

Thank Hollywood36
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Went with some coworkers. Feels more like a sports bar than a steakhouse but the food was really good. Had the rib and tri tip combo which was a ton of food. Great appetizers as well. Highly recommend going here if you are travelling through.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We eat at the Oak Pit from time to time. It's considered one of the nicer places in town and when it's good, it can be very good, worth at least 4 stars. However, it can sometimes lack in prompt and attentive service. We generally...More

Thank rscearcy
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

My Fiancé and my Father decided to try the Oak Pit for dinner. The service was very slow; it took a long time to get our drinks, another 20 minutes after ordering to get our soup and salads, and another 45 minutes later we received...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 N Main St, Porterville, CA 93257-2316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Porterville
  • Phone Number: +1 559-784-2136
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