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Chris' & Pitt's Restaurant

9243 Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90240-2908
+1 562-869-9069
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (14 reviews)
“bbq beans” (6 reviews)
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
9243 Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90240-2908
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This place by far has the best Barley Soup and one of the best Steaks and value. I had the baseball steak - Medium... and that was juicy and delicious.... In fact, going back tonight.....

Thank Bavilesny1
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a great selection and the BBQ meats are delicious. The side dishes are also very good. Can be a little pricy

Thank Lonny53
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going to Chris' & Pitt's for over 30 years. The lunch specials are great and super tasty. I usually get the top sirloin special with mashed potatoes, salad, chocolate shake and a bowl of beef barley. The inside is like a log cabin...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This place needs a make-over. It's dark and old. Their food menu is basically all bbq. Parking is small. Service can improve.

1  Thank elenavC4846PE
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Took a family member to dinner to show appreciation and got more than we expected. The service was great, but even more so, my wife raved at how the prime rib was the best she had ever had or probably would ever have! The baked...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Nice little spot for good old fashion BBQ. Sauce is very good and plates have plenty of food to share with others. Service is pretty fast.

Thank SteveKathy2017
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The inside service is a little slow. The bar-b-q is really good. The takeout service is excellent. Strange that they are closed on Tuesday.

Thank DrCraigD
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I love bar-b-que and have been going to Chris & Pitt's since I was 12 years old. For the longest time, it was my favorite restaurant and have had dozens of birthday lunches there. Now that I am 65, I'm so sorry to see that...More

Thank AnnieOlson
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Chris & Pitts since I was a child over 46 years. No matter how far away I have moved, when I come back to California and back to Downey, I always have to visit partake in the best food ever!...More

Thank brywlk69
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Happened to be in the area and decided to try. My dad and I got the Deluxe Combo for Two which featured massive helpings of Spare Ribs, Baby Back Ribs, BBQ Chicken, Roasted Corn along with a Potato Side, House Salad, Baked Beans, Garlic Bread...More

1  Thank dmasu2005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9243 Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90240-2908
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Downey
  • Phone Number: +1 562-869-9069
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