We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 56 Guthrie Restaurants

Johnny's Rib Shack

2325 E. Oklahoma Ave., Guthrie, OK 73044
(405) 282-0031
Improve this listing
Ranked #13 of 56 Restaurants in Guthrie
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
Restaurant details
Write a Review

11 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    5
    2
    0
    2
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Omaha, Nebraska
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

This place is handy, homey and tasty. They serve big portions at a fair price. We stopped in here late one evening. My wife had a huge rib plate, I had the hot links and brisket. We left here full and happy. I wish we had one of these in Omaha!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I travel every week to some big cities and then also to some smaller towns. I was very pleasantly surprised to find a BBQ paradise. I had the full rack where the meat just fell off the bone. I never use sauce because it covers the actual BBQ flavor. It was WAY, WAY too much for me to eat so... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Medford, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Really good food, the waitress (Jordan) was friendly and attentive, and at a great price, no reason to complain here. I had the Engine #9 Smokestack sandwich and it was simply fantastic. I'm not from around and this was an unplanned visit on my way to OKC, but if I find myself on that same route, I will definitely stop... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Guthrie, Oklahoma
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014 via mobile

I'm not here to tell you where to eat. I'm here for telling you about my own experience. By far...bar none...the worst place I have ever eaten. The service was ok, but the food was so bad. Potatoes tasted like winded cleaner. The so called "Best BBQ" was under cooked. Sweet tea was not sweet. My wife's okra was not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Monticello, WI
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Oven roasted ribs were touch and fatty. Sided were sloppy and poorly plated. Brisket is dry as dust. Sauces pushed clearly to hide flaws. Waitress did not know spare ribs from babybacks.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, TX
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

We've stopped at Johnny's for several years because of both the easy access from I-35, and it's good BBQ. When you can feed 6 grandkids and get no complaints, it means something. The meat is smoky as it should be and quite flavorful. The portions are generous, service is quick and prices are reasonable. It's a keeper.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Longmeadow
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Had lunch there twice (August 2012) -quick service, sizeable portions all servfged hot- enjoyed the bbq beans with my rib basket. Easy on/off I-35

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fayetteville, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

The food, fun, and service were outstanding. The staff was very professional and hospitable and made us feel like family. We got a lot of great food at an economical price. Sincerely, Keith Brown.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

greasy, meats are fatty. I like the ribs to fall off the bone. We drive out of town and go to Steve's Rib if we want barbecue.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bethany, Oklahoma
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

I've ate at Johnny's for the 6 yrs that I have lived in Oklahoma. It has had the same owner who is always there and very friendly. You can order a beer and have some good BBQ. I always have the Johnny Louisiana. It chopped BBQ brisket with cheese and slaw on garlic toast. Order the onion rings they are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Johnny's Rib Shack also viewed

 

Been to Johnny's Rib Shack? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Johnny's Rib Shack

Address: 2325 E. Oklahoma Ave., Guthrie, OK 73044
Phone Number: (405) 282-0031
Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Guthrie
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Johnny's Rib Shack staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?