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The Ribs Factory

Oude Caracasbaaiweg 54, Willemstad, Curacao
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Ranked #30 of 128 restaurants in Willemstad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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76% Recommend
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Preston, Penwortham, UK
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128 reviews 128 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

As a family of four we have had just the most amazing holiday for 2 weeks in Bonaire. One of our meals out was at The Ribs Factory, and we absolutely loved it. The food was DEVINE !!!. We shared Nachos and spicy chicken wings as starters, the Ribs my son and husband had were ginormous and my Fajitas was... More

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Lynnwood, Washington
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We had dinner here one night on our honeymoon. The food was great and the service was good. Drinks are strong. We enjoyed the food and the prices are very reasonable!

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Willemstad, null, Netherlands Antilles
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

What can I say? it are indeed ribs what they are selling, are they good? well they aren't bad but they aren't great either! Got the feeling those ribs never saw any site of a BBQ what so ever, slapping some (oven?)cooked ribs with some BBQ sauce doesn't make them BBQ ribs. I'm a real fan of low and slow... More

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Vinings, Georgia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My family & I ate here during our vacation. The service was subpar, we weren't overly impressed. The food was okay but wished I was offered the specialty of the restaurant. It was decent though & we were thankful that they were open late. The costs of the food was excellent but did not have a kids menu for our... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Thsi small bbq restaurant is conveniently located near the Saliña area...food is simple, but tasty...I prefer the tenderloin and ribs combination...served with a choice of sides...I recommened french fries and peanut sause dipping sauce

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Davie, Florida
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

The service was great the food was great much much better than the rodeo I wish I would've discovered this restaurant or tried it on my prior trips I definitely will be back

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Charlestown, Maryland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Visiting The Ribs Factory is an important part of our annual vacation in Curacao. This year we invited friends, assuring them they would have the best ribs on the island. As usual, the ribs were great. Service was smooth. The only problem was the strong smell of sewage drifting over the dining area. The staff had tried to mask the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

we had a great experience at the rib's factory: quick service and quick turnaround that we got the food. The sangria is also really nice (lots of alcohol). Although the ribs are delivered they are really moist and flavoursome. Lastly, the price is low-medium so you get great value for money. The only thing they could do better are the... More

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Mill Creek, Washington
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84 reviews 84 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

This place is 100 feet from where we are staying. We got the full rack sampler. All three were good. The spicy did not taste spicy to us. But was still good. The coleslaw was some of the best I have had. Plus the dipping sauce was really tasty.

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Le Mars, Iowa
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We visited this restaurant the night before we left Curacao...we wished we would have eatin there prior to the last night. The ribs were amazing and so were the steak skewers and the fungi fries. We found out about the restaurant from some of the locals that we went diving with and they highly recommended this place. Service was good,... More

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