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The Beach Pit

49 W Pine Ave, St. George Island, FL 32328-2710
+1 850-799-1020
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
49 W Pine Ave, St. George Island, FL 32328-2710
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Beach Pit should definitely be ranked higher! Great shrimp, BBQ, mullet dip and an awesome quiet patio to bring the dog. Our server Teri was so nice and fast. We came back for a second night!

Thank gdavis2014
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times on our vacations to St. George. The food is typically good. They have a nice variety, including seafood and BBQ. They also serve breakfast- pancakes, eggs, bagels, etc. We were glad to see that the restaurant had been remodeled...More

Thank CG_Rachel
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place COULD be 5/5... however, we were told three separate times that "we're out of ____." This included wings, oysters, and green beans - at a beach BBQ joint!!? The server was very nice, but not very good. Not to mention we had two...More

Thank mchl_brks
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a late breakfast here. We all had pancakes, omelettes, eggs, and Belgian waffles. The service was good but the food was only average. We were there at approximately 1030am and there was no wait to be seated.

Thank Eggbert10
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our first time visiting this restaurant. We had lunch there on Saturday. We cannot say enough good things! My son and I split the sampler platter; it was more than enough food for both of us and everything was yummy!My husband had the...More

Thank Ronda D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate several times here our last visit to St. George Island and had a wonderful experience, Ate dinner twice this trip and it wasn't as good. The shrimp were heavily breaded one night. Ordered BBQ Pork sandwich with Brunswick Stew and Onion Rings tonight. The...More

Thank trojan77
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Beach Pit is the 1st place we eat when we come to St. George Island, FL. The food is always good, and the wait-staff is very attentive and nice. The grouper is delicious here and so are the hush puppies. It is not a...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good time here. Staff was very friendly, and the food was good. Was a little disappointed in the crab, as the meat was scarce and stringy. Pork was very good. Went back next morning for crepes carry out. Got back to our house...More

Thank justin w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for breakfast, it was so good. Prices were decent, food came out quickly. Great food and nice to not have to cook after a fun night out.

Thank Sunnie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time we have visited this place since it was remodeled. Service 8s excellent. Can definitely recommend the smoke mullet dip for an appetizer it's the best we have had. The loaded bake potatoes is a must. The thing is so huge...More

Thank carol y
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you take reservations?
April 26, 2016|
Response from bmwilt2 |
No. I asked yesterday after we had breakfast. It's first come first served.
Ashley T
Do you serve crab legs?
July 6, 2015|
Response from bmwilt2 |
I would check their website for the menu. I saw some legs but maybe seasonal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 W Pine Ave, St. George Island, FL 32328-2710
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  St. George Island
  • Phone Number: +1 850-799-1020
  • E-mail
We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. We have fresh seafood, oysters, steaks, as well as Texas style BBQ. We also have a full bar serving beer, wine and liquor! We offer a relaxed atmosphere indoors as well as a screened in outdoor patio area. As always, our main goal is to give the best service possible and the best home made food available in the area at the most competitive prices!We have also opened our 2nd location in Eastpoint where Captain Snooks used to be.....Beach Pit On The Bay! We are the only restaurant in Eastpoint with a full bar and waterfront dining! At Beach Pit On The Bay we have Happy Hour from 3-6 Monday-Friday offering specials on oysters and bar drinks.
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