One-fourth mile south of the famous New River Gorge Bridge in Fayette County, Dirty Ernie’s Rib Pit offers great BBQ food, a convenient location, and FUN, FUN, FUN. Whether you’re whitewater rafting, hiking, biking, horseback riding, visiting local attractions or live in the area, we are your best “PIT” stop.  From our famous ribs to hot wings, pastas, salads, soups and sandwiches, you are sure to find something to please your palate. Our prices are affordable and our employees love to see new faces and old friends. We now have event catering available for large groups. Our facility will accommodate 200 people with an outside patio area which will seat an additional 36 people. Sorry, we cannot take reservations but every effort will be made to accommodate you!!

Our Recommendations

Hillbilly Hot Wings

Toasty wings & drummies cooked to perfection in our special sauce.  Served with celery & bleu cheese

WV Fresh Trout

A finely seasoned fish filet baked to perfection & served with choice of side & salad.

Chedder Cheese Fries

Brew city fries, smothered with our own blend of tangy cheddar & jack cheese and real bacon, served with ranch

Amazing Cajun Salmon

Fresh Atlantic salmon filet rubbed with Cajun goodness, then grilled. Served with choice of side & salad

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hours of operation

MONDAY04:00PM – 09:00pm

TUESDAY04:00PM – 09:00pm

WEDNESDAY04:00PM – 09:00pm

THURSDAY04:00PM – 09:00pm

FRIDAY12:00pm – 10:00pm

SATURDAY12:00pm – 10:00pm

SUNDAY12:00pm – 08:00pm