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Johnny Boy's Ribs - CLOSED

7540 Crain Hwy, La Plata, MD 20646-5943
+1 301-870-2526
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
May 23, 2016
“Still Good Ribs”
Dec 19, 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
7540 Crain Hwy, La Plata, MD 20646-5943
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Reviewed May 23, 2016

While it has new management since my last visit years ago, it still ofers tasty ribs and remains a dining destination for residents of DC and NoVa. I was disappointed it does not offer baby back ribs, but the ribs I did have were well...More

Thank phd842
Reviewed December 19, 2014

We have been stopping here en route north on 301 to DC for many years. It has always been great BBQ. And the best fries. We time our travel to arrive at lunch.

Thank artgallerygal
Reviewed October 15, 2014

I ordered port ribs, greens, and baked beans. The ribs were meaty and tender. I had a smoky sauce and a mild sauce that i poured on them - delicious. I will go back again. I ate half and microwaved the remaining ribs the next...More

Thank TravelerGurlNorfolk
Reviewed August 17, 2014

25 years ago we moved away from La Plata. We really missed Johnny Boy's with Sophie's special BBQ sauce. Yesterday we were in Annapolis and instead of returning to Williamsburg by going down I 95 we decided to go back through La Plata so we...More

1  Thank ppark0927
Reviewed August 23, 2013

This is not a fancy, go in-and-sit down meal. In fact, if it is raining you sit in your car and scoff down these delicious ribs. There is a variety of flavors of sauces. The sides of baked beans and potato salad are sheer comfort...More

Thank aateach62
Reviewed August 21, 2013

Saw the place as I was headed to a clients office and figured I would give it a try. The food was as good as it smelled and the cashier taking the orders was as sweet as could be. The only problem was it was...More

Thank Kirk T
Reviewed August 15, 2013

This is a "to go" type of place, though there are picnic tables and chairs to eat there, if you wish. I was undecided about what to order, and I was offered a taste of the ribs. I am from the South, so bbq must...More

Thank celticcat54
Reviewed June 15, 2013

We've been enjoying ribs from Johnny Boy's since the 1980’s. This is a roadside stand. You can sit outside to enjoy your ribs picnic style or take them home. Nothing we've tasted in Virginia, Florida, Texas, or California compares. Folks drive WAY out of their...More

Thank Hagi M
Reviewed February 26, 2012

Wish we'd had better weather so we didn't have to take food back to the hotel but the food was great. I've been here before and the sliced beef sandwich is always good, ribs are good and the french fries are good too.

Thank sleekcheetah
Reviewed December 23, 2011

Get your nerve up and stop by for perfect, authentic ribs and other treats right on US 301. The fries are to die for and the grilled chicken sandwich is great, too.

Thank eaglekg
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  • Address: 7540 Crain Hwy, La Plata, MD 20646-5943
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  La Plata
  • Phone Number: +1 301-870-2526
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