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The Ribs Factory

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$$ - $$$
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Oude Caracasbaaiweg 54, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 461 0440
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Bonaire
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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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London
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Cary, North Carolina
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112 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

Got the three different ribs plate, expecting a hearty meal of three half-racks. In actuality, the ribs were tiny, about 1/3 the size of typical baby back ribs I've had on the island. Not sure where they get such small ribs...or if they were even pork ribs. Can say however that the were very tender and quite tasty, but have... More 

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Thank Jeff E
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

This place is a little hard to find. But once you find it it's a gold mine. The ribs are extremely delicious and suculent. The sphere is great and the service is fast. You can even get take out here! The ribs are finger licking good. Each time I visit the island I always go dining here.

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Thank Jojo I
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2015

Situated on a not too charming location this place serves the best ribs I've ever had. Great flavours, cooked to perfection. Try the combination with the lomito; it's really great!

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Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2015

Cut to the chase- friends told me this place was great, and I being a native Memphian and self appointed USA traveling and tasting BBQ officianado, was skeptical to say the least. Well I'm here to say this is the best ribs I have had, anywhere including my beloved Southern states-sorry Dreamland, Shack and Rendezvous. Once may be a fluke... More 

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Tollembeek, Brabant, Belgium
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

We ordered the rib mix. It's a mix of the 3 tastes bbq , original and hot. It was really really good. You can scrape the flesh off the bones with only your fork. It's so soft and tasteful. A great place and not expensive. Take the Cajun fries, they taste like potatoe wedges. Garlic bread is the one you... More 

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Thank Rafael D
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2015

Unbelievable good ribs at an exceptionally good price. Good service. Ask for extra cole slaw the servings of cole slaw can be small & the cole slaw is quite good.

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Thank 921christineu
London
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81 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2015

Loved everything about this restaurant .... Service with a smile and good food and could not ask for more!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, American
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oude Caracasbaaiweg 54, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 461 0440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?