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Johnny's Pit Barbecue

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4760 Doniphan Dr, El Paso, TX 79922-1008
+1 915-833-2828
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  • Very good20%
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“pulled pork” (2 reviews)
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4760 Doniphan Dr, El Paso, TX 79922-1008
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Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

We were driving through El Paso and yelped for a BBQ restaurant. Johnny's had a total of 9 reviews, all excellent or very good. (We didn't want Rudy's or Dave's - which are both really good - we wanted something local.) So we stopped in,...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2017

My family treated me to a dinner from Johnny's for an early Mother's Day this year. The food is great, had a pulled pork sandwich and brisket sandwich later, cole slaw, beans and potato salad, and also ordered a lb.each of pulled pork, sausage and...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

The big Johnny is one of the top brisket sandwich you can find. Great prices and outstanding staff. I highly recommend everything on the menu.

Thank Stanley A
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This place isn't fancy -- just consistently great barbecue brisket , pork and world class potato salad served every day (except Sunday). Try the pork ribs if you're there on Saturday.

Thank tumbleweed51
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

We have been wanting to stop here for a while. They are located in a small plaza on Doniphan. Stopped on a Saturday for lunch. The staff was very friendly. They obviously have regulars that eat here as the staff knew several clients that walked...More

Thank Terese C
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Locally owned and operated. Delicious BBQ and awesome friendly service. Big Johnny sandwich is my favorite. They take care of their customers(she saves me the carrots). A favorite of mine for BBQ.

Thank MikeE1965
Reviewed February 1, 2016

I liked the brisket the best out of everything. They have there very own BBQ sauce that is really good also. Did not like the beans.

Thank ty b
Reviewed December 27, 2015

Tender delicious brisket! I miss it already. The sandwhich comes on a bun, piled high with meat. Pickles and onion (optional) top if off. They also have pork, sausage, and ribs, but I've only ever gotten the brisket because its so good. You can also...More

Thank Hachitaeqs
Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

So this was my first trip to Johnny's Pit Barbecue and I had driven by it a few times before they used to have a roseate stand alone BBQ joint but have since the. Moved back into the new strip center. As I travel through...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

I've been going to Johnnys for 14 years. Delicious bbq. Far superior to the chain restaurants in the area.

Thank S C
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11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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  • Address: 4760 Doniphan Dr, El Paso, TX 79922-1008
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-833-2828
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