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The Pit

) #1,249 of 3,462 Restaurants in Miami $$ - $$$ American, Barbecue
16400 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33194-2703
+1 305-226-2272
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible15%
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Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
16400 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33194-2703
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

I had my last bbq sandwich here over 30 years ago. We used to stop here whenever we were fishing in the area. This is the first time I have been back in the area and was happy to see It still there. The bbq...More

Thank 34cmc1973
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This is a small, delightful, bbq joint. It is not a fancy place but the food is great and the ribs taste like firewood. Yum.

Thank Josh M
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Driving down the keys and made a stop at a local BBQ pit. The place has outdoor and indoor seating. The staff is very helpful and friendly. They are known for their gator bites and frog legs. We tried the gator bites, which taste just...More

Thank Kara79
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Seated outdoors...BBQ chicken good but had to add BBQ...not cooked in it. Felt it cost a bit more than I thought. Waitress asked for drivers license with credit card...weird?

Thank JSHeim
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If your looking for great BBQ at a good price then this is the place to go. You will get delicious food for a great price.

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Been wanting to go to this place a long time, but never made until recently. I had the pulled pork sandwich. It was pretty good maybe not the best I ever had. I also had one on the cob. It was good also. Service was...More

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Wanted to eat gator with family visiting from Europe after our airboat ride. Gator tidbits and ribs were both tasty. The hat was closed so no craft beer. Wouldn't allow us to drink from our water bottles at the outdoor table. Service and food was...More

Thank docox
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Was in the mood for BBQ, but wanted something different, outdoorsy with a real BBQ place feel, so I decided to go to The Pit. The place has a huge outdoor tiki and nice wooden picnic tables so you can enjoy the outdoors on good...More

Thank made1024
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Ordered the mixed meat BBQ and it all was awesome. Great BBQ sauce, Coleslaw was the best. We Had country music playing which fit right in with the meal. Staff was great

Thank gisjac
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

From the west coast not the land of the very best barbecue and we had just left the Everglades on our way to Miami and our friend who is local said this is where we stop for lunch, not the best but very good. Had...More

Thank fredSeattle_Wa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16400 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33194-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-226-2272
  • E-mail
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