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Earl's Rib Palace

6816 N Western Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73116-7214
405-843-9922
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Ranked #158 of 1,418 Restaurants in Oklahoma City
Price range: $0 - $8
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Steakhouse
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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Kansas City, MO
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156 reviews 156 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Ordered Take Out - the family pack version of Ribs and Brisket, complete with fried okra and beans. Good smoke ring and flavor. Brisket was too lean... too dry... then a Swan-dive into the sauce helped. Lots of pickles and onion on the side. Good enough and close by.

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Cambria Heights, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Probably one of my favorite places to eat in Oklahoma City. The atmosphere is great. The service is wonderful. The ribs are so tender they practically fall off the bone, and the hot links are probably the best I've ever had. I've had barbeque from all over the country, and Earl's is easily some of the best I've ever had.... More

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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113 reviews 113 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The food at Earl's is consistently excellent. The menu has all the basic items such as pulled pork, turkey, chicken, brisket and ribs. The pulled pork was delicious and tender. Side items of baked potato, potato salad, green beans, corn on the cob, fried okra, and deviled eggs to name a few. The blackberry cobbler and peach cobbler is very... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Wow, excellent food and great staff....very large portions, well for me anyway....very tasty and love the decor, full of atmosphere....!!

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Chico, CA
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85 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The ribs were meaty and juicy, but the rub was virtually tasteless. Nevertheless, spiced up with the available BBQ sauce they were a good meal. The accompanying baked beans were outstanding.

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Denver, Colorado
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11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The place smells awesome! But how can a place smell so yummy and their BBQ not taste at all like smoke? BBQ sauce is marginal at best. Baked beans are soupy and have some odd spice in them. Potato salad is mayonnaise based, not mustard based. We won't willingly eat here again. The fried okra wasn't bad. Service was friendly.

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Seville, Ohio
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63 reviews 63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

During our stay in Oklahoma, we visited Earl's three times. Very reasonable prices, portion size was large. Food was hot and tasty. During our visits, we had the following: pulled pork, stuffed oversize baked potato, potato salad, coleslaw, fried okra, ribs and beans. SO finished his plate but then finished off mine. I would recommend this award-winning restaurant for everyone.... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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156 reviews 156 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

One of the best BBQ places in OKC. Love their pulled pork. They have great meats and great sides. Just a good solid BBQ restaurant.

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Chicago, Illinois
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59 reviews 59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

If you must dine on the swine, I guess you could do worse, but not much better, than Earls. The smell will drag you in one nostril at a time, and before you know it, your bib is smeared with smoky barbecue sauce and you're burping. Well, you can start that diet tomorrow, after you polish off your take-home leftovers.

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10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

This place has terrific BBQ. There are several locations. Sides are delicious too. Prices are reasonable.

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