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Western Ribeye & Ribs

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1401 N Boeke Rd, Evansville, IN 47711-4911
+1 812-476-5405
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Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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117 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The interior could use a little TLC though I'm sure this adds to the character. I can look past that. I had a sirloin steak sandwich with fries and the salad bar. It's a basic salad bar-not a wow. Jason's Deli has a nicer salad bar. The food was good though and service was good. The place was active and... More 

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Thank Disney1974
Evansville, Indiana
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my wife & I visit this restaurant 2 or 3 times a year. Local owners the Nix brothers. reservations would be good . they have the freshest salad & bread & cheese bar in town. We always seem to go for the Ribeye steak dinner & never disappointed. The decor is a history museum of pictures of Evansville. this place... More 

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Thank lambo320
Evansville, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Our second visit in 3mos. Steaks and chicken cooked to perfection and salad bar was always fresh. Service was good and staff was friendly.

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Thank davidhysl0p
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

We (two of us) had a wait of 10 minutes to get seated at 6:30 on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Totally reasonable time frame. NY strip was perfectly cooked and ribs were amazing. We will be back when we are in Evansville in the future! Total bill, including desserts (no alcohol) was just over $50 - great value for the... More 

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Thank BandRWeb
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Western Ribeye has been known for their salad bar for decades and it still measures up. Mega salad fixings, fresh blocks of cheese and their apple butter are still on the line. We eat there when we come to town and remember our waitress from over 20 years ago. Besides a steak, try their marinated chicken breast for something different.

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Thank Ann T
Henderson, Kentucky
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

This is an extremely difficult review for me to write because I have enjoyed dining at Western Ribeye for over 30 years. Over the years we have watched as the quality of the food has steadily declined but because we could always count on good service in a quiet atmosphere (without music blaring as in most restaurants these days),it remained... More 

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Thank Mary Jane N
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

We had a family dinner for 36 people on a Saturday evening and everything went so smoothly. We did call ahead for seating together and were accommodated quite nicely. Our waitress was fabulous, so on top of everything, fun and great for a large group of people! Everyone got their meals without delay even though we were such a large... More 

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Thank JandRDuncan
Bourbonnais, Illinois
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

This place is way over rated. I'm easy to please and tend to view other harsh reviews with a grain of salt if they are the minority , but , as I found out the hard way with this establishment , they were more accurate . Here's my take...poor value for what you get , in both quantity and quality... More 

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Thank Randy M
Princeton, Indiana
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Well as much as the salad bar is hyped, It is just average.Food was okay and service good.A lot of senior citizens seem to eat here and they like it.

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Thank 918JOhn909
Evansville, Indiana
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I love to go to Western Ribeye & Ribs. We probably go there at least twice a month. Some times when we get tired of all the other places in town we will head straight to this place. The food is excellent, the service is spot on and their salad bar is second to none. On Friday... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 N Boeke Rd, Evansville, IN 47711-4911
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-476-5405

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?