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Tickle My Ribs

1183 University Dr, Suite 101, Burlington, NC 27215-8303
+1 336-538-0227
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (27 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
1183 University Dr, Suite 101, Burlington, NC 27215-8303
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Reviewed yesterday

I eat at Tickle My Ribs several times a month. I have never been disappointed with their food. They have the best brisket and barbque that I have ever eaten. It is obvious that they make their brisket and barbque with fresh high quality meats....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SamJudy
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious. Ordered ribs with western bbq sauce and it was amazing. Sides were green beans and potato salad which was good too. I enjoyed and will be coming back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nichole C
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Easy to find Food inexpensive friendly service Ribs are nice lots of meat I will come definitely again

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 91heinrichf
Reviewed March 29, 2018

We had the pick 2 meats. The Chicken and beef brisket were very good. Not overly smoked. The pork was very good also. Had the bar-b-qued beans which were awesome! Fair prices nice staff!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank laidbackracing f
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We stopped in here near closing so we did not eat in but took our food out. The food was good, the Barbecue Sauce was good, they have a few different flavors. The only thing is that they could use a little bit of seasoning...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank DeoniaNeveu
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I visited Tickle My Ribs for the first time Saturday. I had the beef brisket plate and it was very good. The only complaint I had was the huspuppies were stale and hard.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank dean023
Reviewed October 20, 2017

First time visit and I was not disappointed. The BBQ was tender, moist and flavorful. I liked the sauces available, especially the mustard based one! The spicy fries were just right; not greasy and lightly seasoned. The cold slaw was also good. No alcohol and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Richard B
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Stopped by to get some take out for my family and me while we were in town for a softball tournament. The online menu was helpful so that we could plan the order in advance. The bowls were a big hit! The meat was tender...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank JoeZimmy
Reviewed August 10, 2017

A nice varied menu, also good variety of side dishes. Quick service, ribs always fall of the bone good. Been there repeatedly, never disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank GoDWB
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Big list of side choices. The owner knows his meat and it shows. Best ribs ever! 3/4 meat to 1/4 bone instead of the other way around. Allergic to traditional bar-b-q sauces but they leave off for me or I can get their great mustard...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Emily S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1183 University Dr, Suite 101, Burlington, NC 27215-8303
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 336-538-0227
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