The Bear Pit Barbeque

Row 1

10825 Sepulveda Blvd
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 365-2509
BBQ, Restaurant
$ $
Mon–Thu, Sun: 11:30 AM–9:00 PM Fri–Sat: 11:30 AM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Try the bbq'd beef sandwich on garlic toast.
  • LA Weekly's Best of LA 2010 pick - Best Garlic Bread at a BBQ Restaurant!
  • The ribs are all some
  • Get the Kodiak with garlic bread. Always get the garlic bread.
  • Great food great service
  • The Kodiak is amazing. Get anything with the garlic toast. And buy some sauce on your way out!
  • It's the orange-y crusty garlic toast - made with a secret cheese mixture and garlic juice - paired with absolutely anything or eaten alone, that can make a Kansas City native cry.
  • The Bbq chicken salad with jalapeo ranch dressing is worth trying
  • Not impressed with the food or the service :-/
  • Wow. Didn't realize how good this place is. Beef ribs, pork ribs, brisket and the garlic cheese toast. Good stuff.
  • Chicken & Spareribs combo with Shirley's sauce is the best!
  • Try their signature BBQ sandwiches on garlic toast!
  • Definitely order the BBQ Beef on Garlic Toast. I also say enjoy the regular house BBQ sauce on it and add cheese. Yum.
  • Loved this place when I lived in LA.
  • Super old-school BBQ restaurant with an iconic sign. Any meat with garlic toast = doing the right thing.
  • My family comes here any time we want some good local BBQ, and I 100% recommend their Kodiak sandwich on garlic toast. Soooo good! And VERY filling.
  • Their garlic toast is HEAVEN
  • Everything!
  • BBQ place first opened in Newhall in the 1940s. Beamed ceilings, wagon wheel light fixtures, saw dust on floor. Tennessee Ernie Ford was their early celebrity endorser. At this location since 1954.
  • Don't get trapped in this Bear Pit! Because you'll end up ordering every Barbeque plate on the menu!