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Nat Hayden's Real Pit Barbecue

) #5 of 45 Restaurants in Windsor €€ - €€€ American, Barbecue
144B Broad St, Windsor, CT 06095-2944
+1 860-298-8955
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Barbecue
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144B Broad St, Windsor, CT 06095-2944
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is real BBQ. We've gone here frequently, and always enjoyed the experience. Unlike their competitor, we've never experienced them not having something on the menu. All food is fresh and flavorful.

Thank eatout4442017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great barbecue meal the other night. Friendly atmosphere and very good food. Choice of sides and size very good. Had plenty to eat and take home some too.

Thank betty m
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Despite being nearby, this was our first visit. We were both surprised by the selection of available entrees and the selection of side dishes was great. I ordered a Farmhand combo plate and that was a lot of food for the price. Really good value....More

Thank KDAA
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I had the cuban and it was done to perfection. It was a very good size sandwich and very tasty. I had a side of baked beans ....they were very good A friend had the pulled pork sandwich and it was so huge he took...More

Thank parsinc2
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We've been here many times and have always enjoyed barbecue and pulled pork options. This time I tried the pan-fried creole crab cakes and they were melt-in-you-mouth delicious! Paired with sweet potato fries it made a terrific meal. The service was very friendly and attentive.

Thank AnneMarie B
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Saturday afternoon 16:30. Seated and waited on promptly. Great choices on the menu and not to many. Everything was very good, pulled pork, ribs, chicken, and sides.The only item not up to par was the gumbo. It was very dark and flavors were a little...More

Thank SteaminPete
Reviewed 2 May 2017

have eaten there a few times and never had a bad meal. Love their grits. We all tried different stuff and shared and we like it all

Thank Cheryle R
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Can't say enough about this place. Love the food, the wait staff is always friendly, and the prices are great! Glad they moved to a bigger location in the same neighborhood and it's one of our favorite local places..... Love the brisket sandwiches and the...More

Thank Goodman847
Reviewed 1 April 2017

My wife and I ate here for a late lunch/early dinner. I got the Farm Hand special which is pulled pork, brisket, cole slaw, red beans and rice and corn bread. They let me substitute BBQ baked beans for the red beans and rice. Every...More

Thank aablodgett
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Brisket tasted like it had been chemically treated. Sides were tasteless and waitress was on something and weird. I definitely will not go back.

Thank Bonemery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144B Broad St, Windsor, CT 06095-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-298-8955
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