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The Ribs Factory

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Oude Caracasbaaiweg 54, Willemstad, Curacao
5999461040
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Off the beaten track

This place is clean but nothing gourmet or fancy. The ribs were good not amazing but tasty . The portion were big & the prices were good .

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Heather A
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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123 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is clean but nothing gourmet or fancy. The ribs were good not amazing but tasty . The portion were big & the prices were good .

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Thank Heather A
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I have had ribs all over the World, NOTHING compares to these!!! Service is fast, ask for Raymond, nicest guy on the island!! Order the full slab BBQ with fries or baked potato what a treat!!!

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Thank Barry B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

We had good food and a very nice waiter. Dylan or Daailen served us with a smile, very attentive. Spicy ribs with garlic sauce and coleslaw really did it for me. Will be back for sure

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Thank Angela K
Antwerp
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

We ate at the ribs factory during our holiday on september 2015 and really enjoyed it. The personnel was very friendly, the service fast and the ribs.. YUMMIE! we first had the dish with the 3 sorts of ribs, because we coudld't chose, and after that we shared one more rack of the original one, in my opition the best... More 

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Thank Alice010203
Bethel Acres, Oklahoma, United States
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I don't eat pork, so I had the catch of the day. Superb preparation and portions. Friendly wait staff. Cold beer. And they accept credit cards.

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Thank 435BryanH
denver, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Went back to eat after 7 years of not being on island. Food had gone downhill. Still good, but the smell of raw sewage every now and again during dinner really ruins the meal...

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Thank John L
Las Vegas, Nevada
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89 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I used to go to this place a lot some years ago and I always remember to have good sized ribs. I checked it again lately and I was surprised to see that I got served "pre mature" ribs. Way too small and not as good as they used to be before...

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Thank Clint S
Bonaire
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Place is not close to punda. But easy to find. We arrived got seating ask if we could take a sit. We ordered fruit punch and the Full Mix BBQ. You get a little of everything, Lomito, chicken with cajun fries. Got two sauces: pinda and garlic. Noticed immediatly that waitresses were more busy with them self instead of the... More 

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Thank Ethuriel N
London
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

Ate here the other night with friends. Had the hot chicken wings for appetisers which were great then the mixed ribs with fries for main, really good ribs! Great little place well worth a visit.

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Thank caribbeanloverlondon
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Delicious ribs! Get the mixed combo, which gives you a taste of everything: bbq, original, and a slightly spicy sauce. So good. We got a little tired of the usual restaurant spots on the island and came here for an order of the full rack with 2 sides (baked potato and cole slaw) to go. The cole slaw was just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Oude Caracasbaaiweg 54, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: 5999461040

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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