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Mac's Pit Barbecue

) #16 of 62 Restaurants in Rockport ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
815 E Market St, Rockport, TX 78382-2533
+1 361-729-9388
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (24 reviews)
“sausage” (14 reviews)
“poor boy” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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815 E Market St, Rockport, TX 78382-2533
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Reviews (76)
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11 - 20 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Full plate of food...ribs were moist and tender!! BBQ chicken was also tasty!! Sides we had: pintos, corn, coleslaw and potato salad...all homemade and delicious! We will definitely come back!

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great flavor at a fair price! Quaint atmosphere with a small town feel. Always clean with a very friendly staff.

Thank Brent P
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The pork rib plate had 5 ribs and came with 2 sides, I chose their potatoes which are like mashed hashbrowns - best flavor and carrot salad which is hard to find anywhere. They have several other choices - more than your average bbq place....More

Thank Rockportbythesea
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I love Macs. everyone is so nice,the decor is amusing and best smoked meats I have ever eaten. The sauce is good. A big selection of sides, the broccoli slaw is soooo good.and they have a drive thru! would give it more stars if i...More

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great service. Delicious BBQ ribs...with sides. I don't eat to much ribs, it's not my favorite meat, but went I tested this ribs flavors , I said..waaooo!! it's unique.

Thank Artileso
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Every thing shuts down at 8pm in Rockport, so we dashed in just before seven and had the best barbeque with sides. Very nice staff, excellent sweet tea.Gotta try them.

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Great food, slightly pricey, but expected with bbq. They definitely give you your money's worth though and it's delicious. Classic Texas bbq and classic Texas atmosphere.

Thank Tara C
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We eat here a lot. Not sure who these 2 young adults were working the counter on the evening of July 16, 2016 but you need to find some different help. They acted like they were completely put out taking our order and totally bored...More

Thank Sherry T
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I love Barbecue and have eaten lots of places and cooked it many times. This is true pit barbecue and the service was great as well. A must visit if your in Rockport!

Thank Derik M
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

The drive through was convenient to our vacation rental and friendly service but hate to say the BBQ is just not that good. The sausage was tasty but the ribs were dry and brisket was over cooked.

Thank OnTheRoadWithBoo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 E Market St, Rockport, TX 78382-2533
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 361-729-9388
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