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Roper's Ribs

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6929 W Florissant Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63136-3638
+1 314-381-6200
Today
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is horrible, the service is bad and the food is not number 1 in St Louis. The owner who works the counter is not friendly at all and has no customer service skills. I ordered a rib tip Sandwich and combo and it took a hour and half to get the food. They were out of a lot... More 

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Thank Ramona L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in the area and I anytime I go to Roper's Ribs I always leave satisfied and with more delicious bbq then I know what to do with. This visit though I decided to order a smoked duck for this Thanksgiving and it is amazing. I suggest anyone not cooking for Thanksgiving that is looking for a tasty meal... More 

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Thank Lin M
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am writing this because I love the BBQ at Roper's Ribs. As hustle and bustle pervades almost all aspects of our lives, sadly, starting about 10 years ago, BBQ in Saint Louis started turning into fast food. You know the places I am referring to. Roper's Ribs is, simply put, the best BBQ in Saint Louis. The sides are... More 

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Thank Peter_Callaway
Denise R, Owner at Roper's Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you Peter for making the drive to Roper's Ribs. Happy to know that your dining experience was, "Excellent." We will continue to Q our best and look forward to your next visit. More 

Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

St. Louis has many places to go for ribs but Roper's is one of the best! I had them cater a party for me for a large group visiting St. Louis. I paid for delivery which was worth it. The food was delivered as agreed. The meat was packed in small, covered aluminum serving pans. Two pans fit side by... More 

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Thank AClarke625
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

My family was visting St. Louis this weekend. We found this lovely place. This was an excellent place to dine for fantastic food while in the company of beautiful people. The BBQ, chicken , brisket, and Polish sausage was so tender. It is one of the best places to come to in St. Louis.

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Thank Shatillia M
Robbinsville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Was searching for good BBQ and found Roper's on TA. Take out place that smelled awesome and tasted just as awesome. Good amount of food so we were stuffed. Very friendly service.

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Thank Melinda C
Denise R, Owner at Roper's Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you Melinda C for sharing your awesome Roper's Ribs experience. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Zommed here to pickup some BBQ because you have to in Stl. Wow can these folks make BBQ. We had Ribs, tips and ribblets. Sides were great, potato salad with some relish in it and some great baked beans! I loved the comment from the person who gave us the food "good combination!". The gentlemen who took our order was... More 

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Thank FCINUSA
Denise R, Owner at Roper's Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you FCINUSA for zooming by Roper's Ribs and filling up on a real deal "good combination" BBQ that you ordered from our of pick three menu . We'll keep the smiles going for your next stop in Stl for the best BBQ. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Great tasting ribs done in a unique style billed as the best in St. Louis. Best for takeout. Pleasant owners . Unsure if the neighborhood is safe, but worth the trip.

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Thank szkmd
Humble, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We went due to ratings but the food was so so. I'm from Texas and my husband from St. Louis and we wanted short ribs. Wasn't that great or what I expected.

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Thank Wanda C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

Best ribs I've ever had!!! The staff was great and very informative about the products, they asked did we have any food allergy's. I felt well taking care of at Roper's Ribs!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6929 W Florissant Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63136-3638
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-381-6200

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