|Dates October 28||Competitors 13 from 10 nations|
|Venue Telmex Athletics Stadium|
The men's 3000 metres steeplechase competition of the athletics events at the 2011 Pan American Games took place on the 28th October at the Telmex Athletics Stadium. The 2007 champion Pan American Games Joshua McAdams of the United States, did not compete.
Prior to this competition, the existing world and Pan American Games records were as follows:
Each National Olympic Committee (NOC) was able to enter two athletes regardless if they had met the qualification standard.
All times shown are in seconds.
Held on October 28.