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Mesquite Pit

3915 Highway 180 E, Mineral Wells, TX 76067-8374
+1 940-325-5960
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (40 reviews)
“baked potato” (11 reviews)
“brisket” (15 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3915 Highway 180 E, Mineral Wells, TX 76067-8374
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Reviewed today

First time visitors to Texas, our first meal had to be ribs. Found Mesquite Pit easily, on the main highway into town. The three of us ordered the St Louis Ribs plate, 5 juicy, tender ribs, loads of spicy sauce, served with a choice of...More

Thank Angela E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at the Mesquite Pit. There was a sign by the entry advertising a two meat barbeque special for $10.95. We both ordered it and both had the brisket and ribs. Neither one had a barbeque flavor and tasted like they had been...More

Thank I9893RJcarolb
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I was a day late arriving for a business meeting. The team liked the place so much, we returned so I could enjoy it too. Sliced Brisket was tender, the sauce was tasty. Appetizers that we ordered were all the best. Can't wait to come...More

Thank bubba_in_ky
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Mesquite Pit never disappoints us! They have awesome food and service. Will return again and again! Love all their food.

Thank Jeanna M
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This place shuda been the best place in town to eat, based on the local cars stacked up in the parking lot. It wuda been the best steak I had ever eaten, if the tenderness matched the flavor of the filet mignon I ordered. It...More

Thank micyer
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I love eating here because it is so consistent. The steaks are good but my favorite is Chicken Caliente. Tender chicken with great Pico!

Thank dottiedottie
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Everything was great, we enjoyed family, food and service! The kids really enjoyed it too with thier own table and conversation. It was like they had thier own little girls night out. The waitress was very sweet and patient.

Thank Deelightfuljoy
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Due to being the #1 restaurant In Mineral Wells we decided to try it, but we were disappointed. We both had the brisket which was cooked well(tender), very little flavor, and came with very little sauce, and no sauce was on the table. When I...More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 29 June 2017

It was a very welcoming place to eat a steak and have a conversation. My mother-in-law really enjoyed her fish.

Thank S9543BTlarryw
Reviewed 7 June 2017

At times, it seems like everyone in Mineral Wells is at the Mesquite Pit. This chain restaurant does a very good job of handling a large clientele. The food is good, although a little pricey, I think. It may not be the absolute best BBQ,...More

Thank Mark D
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
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: 3915 Highway 180 E, Mineral Wells, TX 76067-8374
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Mineral Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 940-325-5960
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