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Fargo's Pit Barbeque

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720 N. Texas Ave, Bryan, TX 77802
+1 979-778-3662
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Temple, United States
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing food & good friendly service. I saw them advertised in the Texas Monthly magazine as one of the top BBQ places in Texas. So I HAD to stop by & see for myself. Be careful coming here during football season & it's game day, the line is likely to be outside @ the other end of the parking lot.... More 

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the top 10 BBQ places in TX. Sells out every day -- on Saturdays by 11am they'll be out of the favorites. During the week, they'll start running out of stuff by 5pm. Absolutely worth the wait. Many people get orders to take home, but there is room to eat in.

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Thank Sarah T
College Station, Texas
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While there are several barbeque places in College Station, this is hands down the best. Its often crowded--but they do takeout which makes for a very tasty home cooked meal--or party fare. Prices are quite reasonable. Service is very friendly. The patrons represent folks from all races--attesting to fact everyone loves good barbeque.

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Thank txtraveller16
Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best BBQ I've ever had. It's all about great ingredients and preparation. No muss no fuss--just incredible. Had the brisket and potato salad.

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Thank Lisa E
Corvallis, Oregon
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little place has a big yummy taste.. We went to Waco one day and tried their best and it did not compare.. Visiting from Oregon where everyone is raised with the family's BBQ special sauce! At first we thought Texas "what?" This place was so good and the staff was great even if the man at the counter laugh... More 

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Thank oregon349
Bryan, Texas
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284 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've heard for a long time about how good Fargo's BBQ is, but just never took the time to drive there as it isn't close to our house. But today I joined friends for lunch and I was very pleased with the fare. It isn't an especially fancy place, but it was very clean and the staff was friendly. Since... More 

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Thank Mike C
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119 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome. Eat there. You'll dream of it afterwards. In a good way. Really, this is some of the best BBQ I've eaten. The brisket gets a lot of love, but I'm more of a ribs guy. Happily the ribs are outstanding.

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Thank JAOXON
cleveland
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Such amazing bbq! Had the bbq sandwich with onions and pickles. Side of baked beans ( made with a touch of cinnamon )and Mac n cheese. Sandwich was huge. You get to choose the size of your sides. Friendly service, clean dining area. Can't wait to return. Thank you!

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Thank lw3
Peterborough, Canada
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

This was our second Texas BBQ experience. The first was in Grapevine. Fargo's was excellent. The reception out front by a entertaining gentleman and to the food. There were 5 of us. One from Pennsylvania, 2 from Houston and two from Ontario. the Brisket and ribs were out of this world. a great meal with great service. We love Texas... More 

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Thank Onourway547
Houston, Texas
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79 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

I got two chickens to go. There was no wait. The chicken was very good and it would be hard to find better. They packed more than just two chickens. It was more like 2 1/2 chickens. We wish we would have tried the ribs!

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Thank Donald W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 N. Texas Ave, Bryan, TX 77802
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bryan
  • Phone Number: +1 979-778-3662

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