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Mesquite Pit

1201 Fort Worth Hwy, Weatherford, TX 76086-4529
+1 817-596-7046
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (26 reviews)
“steak” (70 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1201 Fort Worth Hwy, Weatherford, TX 76086-4529
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for lunch today. One of the best meals I have had in a long time. Clean restrooms and great service. We will definitely eat here again!

Thank TexasDebby
Wes M, Owner at Mesquite Pit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping in and thanks for your business and taking time to review us. Have a great day. Wes

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

'Mesquite Pit' in Weatherford Texas is a well-known local mainstay. Popular for its steaks and barbecue, Mesquite Pit is frequently busy during peak meal times, so be sure to plan your visit accordingly. That said, its spacious dining rooms do accommodate a large number of...More

Thank Dustin B
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been in this restaurant twice and both times the food was good. The atmosphere and service was good also. I drive by this restaurant often and the parking lot is full at meal times so it is definitely a stop. I am not...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went to the Granbury location twice. The food is at best average. We have tried bbq and even their "signature" pork chop which was underwhelming at best and dried out and over cooked at worst. Not impressed with their wine list either. They did...More

Thank nbbtexas
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the mesquite pit in mineral wells for my daughters 16th bday. The employees were very friendly they also were very attentive with our drink refills. They sang happy birthday to my daughter and put a smile on her family with a free dessert...More

Thank 780tiffanyq
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Swung in on a trip to Dallas for a quick bite to eat. Got the lunch special ribs which was 4 ribs, 2 sides, 2 rolls and a drink for $9.99. Everything was delicious, and it was enough food for 2 meals. Service was nice...More

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

First off, they have the best ranch dressing around. The fried pickles are great too. I love their bbq and sauce. The okra is perfect. The rolls are light and delicious. This place is not full of fluff and solid. Nothing fancy going on, but...More

Thank cantwaittogoagain
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Had catfish dinner and shrimp on skewers.......got lots of food and was great. Have had steaks before, Mesquite.....fantastic.

Thank Barb W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was planning a cross country trip and looked on Yelp restaurants in the area. This is where I discovered Mesquite Pit. Once in Weatherford, I asked locals about eatery suggestions for Texas BBQ. All recommended "The Pit". It is a casual place. Red/White checkerboard...More

Thank SoCalDisneyPrincess
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have visited here many times both for eat in and take out and have never been disappointed. The atmosphere is rustic, the service is good and the food is very good.

Thank John1865
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Reservations available?
1 May 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Not really needed, but once we called ahead and Shep's reserved tables for us for a birthday party. Very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Fort Worth Hwy, Weatherford, TX 76086-4529
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Weatherford
  • Phone Number: +1 817-596-7046
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