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The Wood Pit Barbeque

108 Bloomfield Ave, Ste B, Montclair, NJ 07042-4779
+1 973-954-4679
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
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“baked beans” (5 reviews)
“brisket” (11 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
108 Bloomfield Ave, Ste B, Montclair, NJ 07042-4779
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

Two unreadable menus followed by incredibly slow service. 2 people working, one guy doing huge takeout order and other person took an extended break before our order was placed. Only other couple waited over 10 minutes for 2nd person to come back and cook it,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Very good home made barbecue sauce. Great on the ribs, chicken and fries. Conveniently located. Lawrence is a good guy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shay D
Reviewed February 5, 2018

Very small joint,but can satisfy your craving for barbecue.staffs are helpful but kinda serious.the place needs a little paint and carpentry to brighten the place.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Gianna Marla M
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We went as four adults and two kids. We ordered the family sampler with the sides upgrade. We had more that plenty, so I hope you have a refridgerator for the left overs. I truly enjoyed the brisket and the huge chiken wings. Great sause...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank dj4slugs
Reviewed November 23, 2017

This place is legit. Don't let the store front hide this gem. Food is always good when sitting down. They delivered a full catered spread to our house that was also excellent.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Trvlsallover
Reviewed September 13, 2017

I called in my order at about 3:PM on a Saturday. My order was ready for pick up in less than 20min = Excellent Customer Service. I had a rib and brisket dinner with mac and baked beans. 2 dinners were enough to feed 4...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank melinda-nochaser
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Owner is a nice man who shared his story of BBQ from Carolina and how it differs from the other styles of BBQ. Had Ribs with Mac and Cheese which was off the charts. Ordered some to take home as well. All was excellent, but...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Lou F
Reviewed April 19, 2016

These were the worst beef ribs I have ever eaten. Indeed, I could not finish the meal--make that would not finish the meal. The place was so dark; and the walls, what I could see of them, looked dingy. This was a takeout order. The...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank adryan8232016
Reviewed January 23, 2016

Although you will leave with your clothes smelling like smoked meat, it will be well worth it! The restaurant is small with only 5 tables, but they also do a large take-out business including smoked turkeys for holidays. Usually I order a chopped pork dinner...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank PegsMom
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Only do take out but the food is high quality and very authentic. The ribs are dry (without sauce) but moist and tender. The brisket is excellent and the mac and cheese side dish is delish.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank AvidTraveller45
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Bloomfield Ave, Ste B, Montclair, NJ 07042-4779
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Montclair
  • Phone Number: +1 973-954-4679
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