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Rix Pit BBQ - CLOSED

1712 N Front St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735-2819
+1 432-336-7637
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
22 Jun 2015
“Awesome bbq joint!”
26 May 2015
“Really tasty ribs”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Southwestern, Barbecue
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1712 N Front St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735-2819
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

Don't listen to the negative reviews on here. If you want ambience this isn't the place for you. It looks like a lunch counter in a deserted strip mall out of the walking dead. However, if you want great bbq do yourself a favor and...More

1  Thank Marc H
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This BBQ joint is really good. The food is fresh and had just the correct amount of spice rub. The spare ribs were very good as well as the brisket and sides.

Thank Rubie R
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Again, the people are really nice. It was supposed to be a barbeque restaurant. Well, they don't make it there. Everything is in a steamer and I don't know why we stayed. Probably because there is nothing to eat in the town.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 27 April 2015

We had a hankering for smokey Texas bbq. Didn't find it here. No atmosphere, except for school cafeteria. The choices were limited. No BBQ chicken. So we got brisket. Rather chewy and no real smoky flavor.Sides were mediocre. Cheap, but you get what you pay...More

Thank Margo V
Reviewed 4 March 2015

On our way from El Paso to San Antonio, we were looking for some good Texas bbq. We ran across Rix and it was a gold mine of a find. It is located at the same exit as the hospital off highway 10. Only a...More

Thank Duke001
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We were passing by looking for a lunch stop and after reading TA reviews and knowing we had limited dining options in Fort Stockton, we decided to try the Texas BBQ at Rix PIt.  It is cafeteria style, with a steam table with all the...More

Thank 2RVers
Reviewed 5 November 2014

I found RIX BBQ one evening when we were passing though Fort Stockton. It is in an odd looking building on a side street in a building that looks like an old bowling alley. It is very unassuming. Nothing fancy at this diner. But the...More

Thank BayouBound
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Rix serves chicken fried steak on Tuesdays. If you want the perfect chicken fried steak, this is your place. Any day of the week they'll make you a hamburger that reminds me of the Big Boy's Burgers of the 1950's. The restaurant is authentic West...More

Thank RockgardenTexas
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

While traveling across Texas for work, we needed a place to fill our bellies after hours in a car. As we got near fort Stockton I started tripadvising places to eat. Rix looked like a good choice, but it closed in 15 minutes. To verify...More

1  Thank regluke
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I've eaten at Rix on numerous occasions over the last 16 months. The BBQ is delicious, but what I like just as much is the daily special they serve Mon-Fri. Hamburger steak (smothered with onions) on Monday, Chicken Fried Steak on Tuesday, Pork chop (battered...More

Thank Kerry L. L
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Southwestern, Barbecue
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 N Front St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735-2819
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Stockton
  • Phone Number: +1 432-336-7637
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