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Fargo's Pit Barbeque

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720 N. Texas Ave, Bryan, TX 77802
+1 979-778-3662
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11:00 - 19:00
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Los Angeles, California
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120 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Fargo's has been much heralded by many, so I was excited to have the opportunity to meet and eat there. You are given a choice of lean or moist brisket. I chose lean. The brisket is very good, not outstanding. However, I also got the sausage, and the sausage is one of the best I have ever eaten anywhere. If... More 

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College Station, TX
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96 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived about 20 minutes till opening on Saturday morning. They helped me decide how much of each thing to order for the size party I had at home. Even though they were busy, they still loaded the food in my car for me without my even asking. Very friendly service! The food was excellent. We had ribs, chicken, rib tips,... More 

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Los Fresnos, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

we go every time we are in bryan tx. the brisket is always tender and smokey, chicken is moist, ribs fall off the bone, and the sausage is very good also. better get there early for lunch as the line starts forming 20 min. before opening. the line goes fast however.

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Thank ragillies
Garland, Texas
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

You cannot go to Bryan/College Station without going here if you love BBQ. Alan and Belinda are really nice, down home folks, and you would never know they rate consistently in the top 10 BBQ restaurants in the whole state of Texas. I got sliced beef and ribs. Both were great. I always get enough to bring home. This is... More 

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Frisco, Texas
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76 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

My husband and I were visiting our daughter at A & M and went there for dinner. I enjoyed how friendly everyone was that worked there. The case held beautiful barbeque and sides. We ordered moist brisket, it was fork-tender it fell apart. The ribs were huge and delicious and the sausage had a great smoke to it. Their mac... More 

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College Station, TX
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious, superb, moist, tender describes this barbeque! Love those ribs❣️ amazing sides include greens better than grandma made, yummy potato salad and baked beans with a touch of ?? Cinnamon? Tasty😋

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Bryan, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Fargo's is some of the best barbeque in Texas. It is slow cooked to perfection, but beware - they only prepare so much and when it is gone, it is gone! There are only a few tables, so be prepared to "take out" your dinner.

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Plano, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Some of the best Barbecue you will ever eat. One of the best places in BCS. Small family run and makes you feel at home. Had sliced beef and sasuage - WOW. The ribs looked amazing also - Will get them next trip. Excellent food, price and service.

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Thank ttid325
Bryan, Texas
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

If you want the best BBQ, and a lot of it for a little money, then stop at Fargo's Put Barbecue. You'll be mighty satisfied, but don't get there too late in the day. They only serve what's been cooked fresh for that day. When it's gone, it's closing time, which could be early afternoon. Enjoy!

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Thank Gary W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I love their barbecue. No one else is close. The best part is that they don't sauce the meat automatically when serving it. That allows you to taste the wonderful flavor.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 N. Texas Ave, Bryan, TX 77802
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bryan
  • Phone Number: +1 979-778-3662

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