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David's Old Fashioned Pit BBQ Restaurant

342 W Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-3712
+1 830-997-7753
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good18%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible20%
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“green beans” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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342 W Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-3712
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The absolute worst BBQ I have ever eaten. The entire staff was rude and clearly didn't care about the quality of the food or the customers. I don't know how this place stays in business. The experience was so horrible that it motivated me to...More

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 21 October 2017

They catered a lunch for us at a meeting and provided excellently prepared sausage and beef for a reasonable price. The service and the food were great.

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Traveling through Fredericksburg my husband and I decided to take a chance on this cute little barbecue restaurants. I ordered the special-turkey and dressing. It was delicious!! I thoroughly enjoyed it. My husband had barbecue chicken and sausage. He enjoyed his a lot and the...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had eaten here before and not been wowed. This time we had the chicken lunch special and it was delicious! Flavorful and falling off the bone. The green beans were good too, though the coleslaw was so so. They have not improved the one...More

Thank travgal0766
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I agree with all of the negative comments above. We had brisket/sausage plate and a brisket taco. The best thing we had was jalapeño sausage and the taco. The brisket was very tough. Even I can make a tender brisket. The aroma smelled like the...More

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I ordered a lb of brisket. Absolutely no flavor. It was tender, but no crust, no flavor. I think they broil it because they sure don't smoke it. Potato Salad was bland. How can you mess up potato salad. Only one bbq sauce and it...More

Thank TEX2MD
Reviewed 15 April 2017

My buddy wanted to try some local barbecue and this was the only place around. It was lunch time but they were all out of chicken. Really?! Since I don't eat pork or beef, I ordered 2 sides "Green Beans" and "Potato Salad". The beans...More

Thank Bicycletraveler2014
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

When I think BBQ, I think Smokey meaty goodness. The meat had zero smokey flavor and the smell of wood was absent from the air. Despite the lack of Smokey indicator of mouthwatering goodness, I ordered. I knew better, but did it anyway and was...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had hoped for some nice smoky pork ribs but was greatly disappointed. The meat was tender but was not smoked. It lacked flavor and the BBQ sauce was very bad compared to my own and others that I've had. It needed more tomato paste...More

Thank raguido
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Deli style ordering BBQ joint on the west end. A little pricey for BBQ but not surprising in Fredericksburg. Lots of locals. Had the BBQ Sandwich with Brisket...Was pretty good. Cole slaw was excellent. Sausage was good but the casing was hard. Good flavor, not...More

Thank treborz64
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 342 W Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 830-997-7753
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We do Bar-B-Q the right way, old fashion slow cooked. You can get it by the plate or by the pound. We offer daily specials, sandwiches and side orders. Need custom Bar-B-Q, catering or a meeting room, we can do that too? Our hours are Sunday - Thursday 11:00am - 4:00pm and Friday & Saturday 11:00am - 9:00pm. Our BQ pit is located in the park, along with our main parking lot.
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