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Pitts BBQ

1526 Mishawaka Ave, South Bend, IN 46615-1426
+1 574-232-0667
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (27 reviews)
“rib tips” (13 reviews)
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1526 Mishawaka Ave, South Bend, IN 46615-1426
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here twice so far and has become one of our go to rib joints. Wonderful flavor from the smoker. Sauce is delicious. The coleslaw is so creamy and yummy. Seasoned fries are over the top. The lady in the kitchen is so nice. We...More

Thank Phoebe0808
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Great tips!! The place does not look so appealing. The prices seemed a little high. I tried the tips as I had read the reviews and wanted to try them. They were Fresh and very tender! The employees were not that welcoming. They were all...More

1  Thank smfamily10
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

We couldn't believe this place wasn't busier! We all enjoyed some awesome pulled pork and the sides were great, too. While we waited for our food, we were each treated to a sample of the ribs which were very good. Give it a try -...More

2  Thank LynnGibb
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

We went around lunch on a Saturday and we were the only people there. Maybe that was a sign? We both got a pulled pork plate. The BBQ tasted like store bought to us. Wasn't the worst but nothing special about it. Expected more from...More

1  Thank wanderlust821
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Maybe the fact that we have spent the last 14 years in the deep South has caused us to set the bar very high when it comes to BBQ. My family didn't even finish their meals. The staff was very friendly, which is the reason...More

Thank WorldTravelers1999
Reviewed November 1, 2016

we love bbq.. wanted desperately to love this plate..but it did not hit the mark. i don't think we will give it another chance as a second chance is not inexpensive for a family of four

Thank dwelihan
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Went here this past weekend! Actually found it on tripadvisor when was looking for somewhere for BBQ close by! My girlfriend and I got the pulled pork and the mini rip tip order to go! While we waited they gave a sample to try, which...More

Thank princecharming37
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Prices are high. They did not allow substitution of side items. The beef brisket seemed to please my son. My husband was not impressed with the pulled pork or ribs. I liked the cole slaw. The green beans were average. I would not return to...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We ordered the rib tips & brisket. They were done beautifully, melted in our mouths. The homemade coleslaw was perfect. The owner Mr. Pitts sat & talked with us. We were informed that they will smoke a turkey for you during Thanksgiving & a ham...More

Thank Sonia B
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I visited The Pitts for the first time tonight . My significant other kept telling me that it was better than Frankie's BBQ and I thought he was kidding , so we went. He was correct. I met the owner(s) and got a special tour...More

Thank Kimberly K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1526 Mishawaka Ave, South Bend, IN 46615-1426
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-232-0667
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