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Smokin Rib Shack

600 W Bay Dr, Largo, FL 33770-3328
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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103 reviews 103 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I was driving from Tampa to my hotel in Clearwater and smelled the barbecue wafting onto the street. I pulled a U to find out if the smell was as good as the taste; delightfully, the taste was even better! The BBQ is out back and fills the local area with the scent of slow cooked meats. I picked up... More

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187 restaurant reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We took our order to go. We ate at home. First we purchased a nice size container of Slaw and Potato Salad across the street @ Publix, along with some nice bread. We ordered a full rack of ribs, a pound of pulled pork and a pound of pulled beef, along with a chicken dinner, all for 3 people. This... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We ate here tonight with our whole group I six, and needless to say, there were no open seats after we sat down. There is minimal seating, but that just adds to the atmosphere if you ask me. I got the chopped pork special. This is just a sandwich, chips, one side, and a drink. The price was incredibly reasonable,... More

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Largo, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Wood smoke rises above this little hole-in-the wall restaurant on a daily basis. It's primarily intended for take-out business, but it does have a handful of tables and chairs inside for dine-in. There is no table service. We dined in and LOVED the smoked pork, wings, and sausage. Our only "complaint" is that everything is coated in the delicious, family... More

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Blind River, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We have driven by this restaurant dozens of times and been attracted by the smell of wood smoked ribs drifting over West Bay from the huge smokers outside in the parking lot. We were looking for somewhere different for dinner and ran into that wonderful scent and decided to try the Rib Shack. This will definitely be a regular stop!... More

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Toledo, Ohio
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101 reviews 101 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Smokin' Ribs is visible most days as you drive toward it as the huge outdoor wood smokers billow smoke into the parking lot and across the street. It's really a stop-in and pick-up-to-go place. Inside is small, smokey and not a very appetizing venue. I ordered a slab of ribs which came with 2-sides. I selected baked beans and potato... More

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Largo, Florida
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96 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The Bar b que and sauce is great. Always a must for us is the sweet potato pie. A rack of ribs is very expensive, but very good. Right off their smoker in back. No atmosphere, just good food.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

I'm a local in this area and just ate here for the first time. Awesome pork sandwich. Best I've had in a long while. My only complaint. I want more of that sauce. It was great. Don't judge this place by its cover or you will be missing out.

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Burnside, Kentucky
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Food was very good. Had ribs and wings. Little expensive for what we got, but didn't mind since food was good. It was pretty much take out only.

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Not bad, but then again, not great. The chopped pork is tasty, the ribs not so much. Served with a but of an I don't really care attitude. The side (slaw, and baked beans) okay at best.

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