The Bear Pit

The Bear Pit

10825 Sepulveda Blvd, Mission Hills, CA
(818) 365-2509 serving: North Valley, Mission Hills
open:Fri-Sat: 11:30am-10pm, Sun-Thu: 11:30am-9pm

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Carry Out, Group Dining, $$, Open 7 Days, Lunch Spot, Mastercard Accepted, Catering, Local Favorite, Outdoor Dining, Barbecue Restaurants, Visa Accepted, Brunch, American Express Accepted, Hidden Find, Family-Friendly Dining,

The Low Down


Save Money: Lunch specials and senior discounts are available.

The Extras: The signature sweet barbecue is available for purchase at the restaurant.

What to Drink: The restaurant serves a limited selection of wine and beer. Corkage is free.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

Let others flock to the hot barbecue spot of the moment. We keep returning to The Bear Pit, which has been packing in devotees of its hickory-smoked Missouri-style beef, pork, ham, lamb (yes, lamb!), and turkey breast since the 1950s. The…
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BEST The Bear Pit Restaurant!
By Ben B. at Judy's Book

From the moment I entered the restaurant I had a great feeling about it. The staff was friendly and inviting. The atmosphere was beautiful yet quai... Read More

Smell's Great - Lacks the Flavor
By Marion W at Insider Pages

This restaurant has a great looking menu, it smells wonderful, but the meats are dry, and all the food I tasted lacks in flavor. I wouldn't recomm... Read More

By Julie J at Insider Pages

The best BBQ you can get in the valley. The beef ribs are the best I have ever had, the waitresses make you feel like you are family and the price... Read More

Bearpit B.B.Q., on Sepulveda ,Mission Hills CA.
By cindy p at Insider Pages

If you want the real thing this B.B.Q. house has it. Ribs to die for and sandwiches on garlic toast can't be beat(my favorites are either turkey or... Read More

Good bar-b-que!
By Jeannie G at Insider Pages

This restaurant has been around forever. They are reasonably priced and the atmosphere is very layed back & casual. My family loves their bar-b-que... Read More