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Texas Pit Barbeque

209 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good19%
  • Average29%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
4 weeks ago
“New Owners”
4 weeks ago
“It's open again”
Closed Now
All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
209 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After being ignored at the bar & café recommended by my travel guide, I happened upon this little hole in the wall BBQ spot -- what luck!! The owner's daughter was VERY accommodating and let me make up my own plate of turkey, sliced brisket...More

Thank WiWeezie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This reopened after being closed a month or so. Decided to give it a try. Kind of expensive. For three it was over 42.00. Pulled pork sandwich had very little BBQ sauce and had a lot of those stingy tendons which totally grossed me out....More

1  Thank bjwolfe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Texas Pit BBQ has re-opened in Cloudcroft, NM. The owners are super friendly and ready to serve you a good meal. The brisket has a nice smoke ring without an overpowering smoke flavor. The pulled pork was ok. It was chopped not pulled and...More

Thank ARJ338
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I always stop here every time I come to Cloudcroft. The food is always Great and the staff is friendly. Stop in for lunch and try some.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 6 July 2015

The smell of wood smoke was choking. They had a sign that let us know they were out of chicken, potatoes, ribs and some other foods. There was a sluggish food line and old wood picnic tables with older plastic picnic clothes. We did not...More

Thank PAUL H
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Friendly family restaurant, cozy, seat yourself at clean wooden tables. Not a fancy, formal place - thank goodness!

Thank mbdawn1
Reviewed 26 May 2015

This restaurant closed it's doors. A new BBQ place opened up in the old Merchantile building, it's called Mad Jacks. We did not eat there, but there were a lot of people going in and out of the joint!

Thank pamelasplaytime
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Good Texas BBQ, Texas style. We try to eat here at least once when on the mountain. Right on the main highway within walking distance to downtown shops.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 27 February 2015

This is NOT texas bbq! I am a Texan and this place sucks. Texas has great BBQ and this place does not! The ribs were uneatable. They were dry and just nasty.

1  Thank rosemaryt327
Reviewed 28 January 2015

I ordered the chopped bbq pork meal. I really like leaner bbq, and while some places serve up very fatty chunks mixed in with the leaner meat portions, I found this was not an issue here. The service was fast, they even brewed a pot...More

Thank auroratoro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Cloudcroft
  • Phone Number: 5759214040
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