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Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill

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$$ - $$$
Anaheim Hlls
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8022 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd, Anaheim, CA 92808-1108
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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248 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great welcome and good service in very pleasant surroundings. We really enjoyed the light textured garlic rolls. My wife had the pecan wood smoked beef ribs which were tender and very tasty. My baby back ribs were fall off the bone tender. I thought that the sauce was okay but nowhere as tasty as that used on the beef ribs.... More 

Thank Saint100
Orange, California
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

If you're craving great BBQ but want to eat while watching a movie or sporting event at home...Wood Ranch offers take out service that can be ready for pick up in approximately 30 minutes. The baby back ribs are the best in town...any town. The BBQ sauce is tangy and not too sweet. The garlic rolls are addictive and come... More 

Thank Gwen C
Yorba Linda, California
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

Between Dickie's, Lucille's and Wood Ranch, we have three very different styles of BBQ dining presented. I love them all under the right circumstances. I think that Wood Ranch as the best ribs in town. I love their peanut slaw and they have a great bar. Their sauce is a delicious but a little too sticky which all bbq sauces... More 

Thank david r
Yorba Linda, California
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

First and foremost the food is top notch at this place. The service is VERY solid, and the general decor is very nice. The only minor issue is with the value. Yes I know this area has very few other choices for higher end BBQ places, but still it felt like the price was a bit higher than one would... More 

Thank Mike G
Jason2835, Owner at Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Mike G., I greatly appreciate your comments. I understand that value is a benchmark of dining out. I recognize that everyone works hard and does not want to waste money. Unfortunately, the economic pressures on restaurants have only become greater. I hope that Wood Ranch continues to provide value for you by making wonderful food and providing great service.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Whenever we want delicious baby back ribs, Wood Ranch is the place to go. The service is great and the food is too. There is something for everyone.

Thank Camille C
Jason2835, Owner at Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Camille C., Thanks for your kind word. Bring everyone next time! All the best, Alex B. More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

I was visiting from Florida and my west coast family decided to take me here for Easter. Must say that the service and food was great. Lisa our waitress was awesome. She was patient and was very helpful with questions we had. Thanks for the great BBQ experience in place which is home away from home!

Thank JJEktown2003
Jason2835, Owner at Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill, responded to this review

Dear JJEktown2003, Thanks for taking the time to write. I'm very happy that you had a good time. We look forward to seeing you soon. All the best, Alex B. More 

Midwest USA
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148 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2016

Warmly greeted & seated by the hostess team. Waitress Sarah friendly & knowledgeable with the menu items, helpful in suggestions. I thought the flavor was pretty good, but overall average BBQ.

Thank 1_TravelerMidwestUSA
San Diego, California, United States
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I expect this kind of bbq in Texas. I couldn't believe how delicious it was. Cooked perfectly and flavorfully. The service was awesome and the prices were low given the quality and taste of the food.

Thank Ravi B
San Juan Capistrano
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207 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

Visited on Valentine Weekend and could not have had a better experience anywhere! Wait shorter than expected and communicated by messaging on phone. Best system have ever experienced. friendly hostess and service personnel. very attentive and competent. Made you feel like a guest in a home. Food was outstanding. Tri-tip huge and melts in your mouth. Great taste and texture.... More 

Thank Kenneth S
Epsom, United Kingdom
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227 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2016

THE GOOD: Great bbq food Good service accommodating THE NOT SO GOOD: Nothing I arrived here on my bicycle dressed in lycra and they were very accommodating with letting me bring my bicycle into the restaurant as I did not have a lock. I ordered the 4 meat bbq combo, don't make this mistake unless you are super hungry. I... More 

Thank thecheechman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
American, Barbecue, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8022 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd, Anaheim, CA 92808-1108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim>  > Anaheim Hlls
  • Neighborhood: Anaheim Hlls
  • Phone Number: 17149746660
ANAHEIM HILLS RESTAURANT: DINING, CATERING, TAKE-OUT, ORDER BBQ ONLINE Best of Orange County Restaurants and Caterers! Wood Ranch's Award-Winning Anaheim Hills Restaurant features a menu of high-quality, highly praised, savory signature dishes a broad selection of innovative, healthy salads, appetizers, and homemade desserts. For quick service we recommend using our Tailgate Service: no lines, no waiting!

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