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Podnah's Pit BBQ

1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211-4929
+1 503-281-3700
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bbq beans” (34 reviews)
“brisket” (126 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211-4929
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1 - 10 of 333 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok I would have never explored this place unless recommended it, so I gave it a try on Saturday night. I must say, I am glad I did because Podnah's definitely is a good BBQ joint. First of all, we went in the peak hour...More

Thank Avik C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved eating at Podnah's Pit BBQ! The food is quality made with some of the best tastes of the south! As a man who appreciates good BBQ, I loved my experience here as I tried the Ribs and Chicken that they made. Their house BBQ...More

1  Thank Rick V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met family there for a birthday. The service was amazing. The food was over the top. Portions were enormous. The food was delicious. A treat for all of us. We have since gone back for another family event. No reservations accepted. Check the website for...More

Thank Toby C
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My partner & I went there last night because I rarely get cravings for meat and he is such a meat fan it's kinda nuts. The decor is Portlandia with a southern touch. The host seated us right away (8 pm Wed) and explained the...More

1  Thank Ella S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Yes, it is that good. I grew up on Chicago ribs and have dined at Bryant's in KC and they pale in comparison. I go once every couple of months for the ribs, of course, but it is ALL so good. If you are unsure,...More

Thank Sid L
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Best brisket ever (and we've tried alot of BBQ)! The brisket was juicy and succulent, didn't need a knife to cut. There was a nice bark and smoke present.

Thank jill006
Reviewed 29 March 2017

From my first bite, I was hooked! I first tried Podnah's at FEAST in the autumn- I think it was a spicy brisket taco? It had the perfect heat, and I never wanted it to end. Luckily, I've gone into their actual brick and mortar...More

Thank Celia M
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The location has table seating inside along with a few seats at the bar -- which can fill up quickly. It looks like seating is also available outdoors (weather permitting). Went for a late lunch and split their Pitboss. We had their BBQ beans and...More

Thank OR_Foodie229
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went on a Monday to taste the beef rib special. Unfortunately 720 pm was not early enough. Sold out before i arrived. Was told needed to get there closer to 500 opening. Settled for pork ribs. Just okay, a little dry and standard sauce was...More

Thank DT808
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

What surprise to find a BBQ pit so far away from the four famous regions - KC, Texas, Memphis & Carolinias! Very, very tasty. I had the Pitboss, a huge sampler of pulled pork, brisket, ribs and sausage - along with two sides AND a...More

Thank Russell C F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1625 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211-4929
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-281-3700
  • E-mail
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