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Fire Pit BBQ Smokehouse

) #10 of 42 Restaurants in Golden €€ - €€€ American, , Barbecue
1105 Hwy 1 Frontage Rd., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
+1 250-344-5222
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“brisket” (53 reviews)
“smoked meat” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1105 Hwy 1 Frontage Rd., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
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11 - 20 of 348 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The smell from this place will draw you in from street like the song of a siren. The pints are cold and crisp, the meat is that of the gods, and the service is prompt and friendly. Also, get the cornbread​...come on.

Thank Colin M
firepitbbq, Owner at Fire Pit BBQ Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Colin, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to write a review/ Kind regards Chris Duijts

Reviewed 20 May 2017

Stopped over in Golden for the night on a Thursday. This place was within walking distance of our hotel and had a decent rating so thought we would try it. The place was empty, however, we continued to a table. I ordered the Brisket at...More

Thank GarbearStonyPlain
firepitbbq, Owner at Fire Pit BBQ Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Garbear, Thanks for writing a review about us, we appreciate you taking the time to do so. Kind regards, Chris Duijts

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My husband I pulled into a well known restaurant for a quick lunch. We were seated and there we sat for a half hour without any kind of service so we got up and left. Let me tell you, we are so happy we did...More

Thank turtlekc
firepitbbq, Owner at Fire Pit BBQ Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi TurtleKC, glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Firepit. its always nice to get feedback about how we do thru a guests eye. kind regards Chris Duijts

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome!! Very friendly. Both our daughters, 6 and 9, loved their meals! Meals where huge!! Took a bunch home and ordered more to go! Their smoked food is so tastey! The beans are to die for ♡♡ took 3 servings home to...More

1  Thank Tammy O
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Starting out with the fantastic waiter who was very friendly, gave great service, was quick with food & drinks. Delicious baby-back ribs, loaded stuff potatoes & homemade mac & cheese! My only qualm was the side veggies should have been grilled. Quite big portions, at...More

Thank PLCalles
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Wasn't the most extensive menu but the service was friendly and the food is pretty good. Authentic BBQ . A good stop along the way to or from home. Plan for about 45 minutes. If it is a nice day they have seating in the...More

Thank WorldTravelsTandJ
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Average food that's over priced with small portions. Loved the concept and the fact that they make their own sauce and prepare it from scratch. The food however misses the mark by leaps and bound. What they charge for what they serve is a real...More

1  Thank Foodnezz
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The food was excellent, everyone enjoyed the meat they picked. Service was also excellent. I am Gluten free and this wasn't a problem. Easy parking if you travel with a sled or holiday trailer. Right off the Hwy 1 it easy to get to. This...More

Thank emlar0chelle
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We had a recommendation for the BBQ here. They have sausage, ribs, and brisket. The brisket was very tender though it could have used a bit for seasoning during the cooking. The sauce definitely spruced up the flavor. Very friendly service.

Thank Daryl C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

All the meats and cuts are done in house, from marinating to smoking and final service. They also offer smoked meats for sale, like beef jerky etc.

Thank Lisa M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1105 Hwy 1 Frontage Rd., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 250-344-5222
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