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Mr Ribs

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1260 S Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27803-4503
+1 252-442-3711
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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158 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Dead roaches and filthy floors. Server had most of her breasts showing and our dinner plates came out hugging her chest. My husband and I came here on dates 34 years ago and décor has not changed. Used to be one of the nicest places to eat in Rocky Mount. We're very sad that it hasn't been kept up. Bathroom... More 

1 Thank mrschaplaincoley
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Two dead mice on a sticky pad on the floor in the restaurant.... no thank you! Not to mention the breast show from the waitress... um I'm not at Hooter's! The carpet is so dirty my shoes stuck to it... gross! The lighting is extremely dark. The place is extremely outdated, which is fine if it was clean.

Thank Jennifer C
elizabeth city, nc
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175 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2015

This place is south of town, located in an old building originally built as a country-western night club. Post and beam construction makes you feel like you are in a barn, except there is a huge painting of one of the Alps (the Matterhorn, I think) painted on the back wall. The place is old, but clean. Get past the... More 

Thank weeksvillejoe
1 review
Reviewed February 28, 2015

Mr. Ribs has been independently owned for 40 plus years and still has the best ribs in town! Salad bar is awesome. Staff is great! Will continue to eat there as usual. Keep up the great work!!

Thank Krista P
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

The food was good, I'll give them that. The staff however needs to work on their wardrobe. I don't want to be in a restaurant where I'm worried if my waitresses "goodies" are about to be shown (front and back mind you). If I wanted a setting like that, we would've gone to Hooters.

3 Thank Michele W
Eastern Tennessee
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147 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2013

So, I don't know. I'm not a big fan of beef ribs and I just spent 6 months working in Memphis so I had pretty high expectations. For $16.95 you get a choice of 2 of 3 ribs, beef, pork, or babybacks. Salad bar, a potato and bread is included. I didn't dislike my mean or experience but it isn't... More 

1 Thank Gawain33
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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84 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed June 2, 2013

rustic type setting, service is really good, and they are known for they're ribs, beef or pork! I love the beef ribs, awesome sauce on them!

2 Thank scowencrs
Wilson, North Carolina
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123 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed May 5, 2013

What does a SWISS CHALET, RIBS , & ROCKY MT. have in common ? NOTHING ! ..... but this funky place still produces the best fall off the bone ribs around ! My wife had a ribeye...the cut looked more like a sirlon with a large amount of fat on the side. She did say it lacked flavor but a... More 

1 Thank Hpm88
Lake City, Florida
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed April 21, 2013

Good food! Fall off the bone BB ribs. Pork Ribs were the same. The yeast rolls were very fresh. The ice tea was fresh and sweet. We will definitely go back. The best we have ever had! We live in a town that is known for their ribs and sauce.

1 Thank Minnie674
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 19, 2013

I recently moved from Rocky Mount to the beautiful coastal city of Wilmington NC. There are tons of places to get ribs from here, being that it is a town full of food loving locals, but I have yet to find a rack that is good in the same way Mr. Ribs baby backs are. I could be slightly biased... More 

1 Thank dgsq82

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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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  • Address: 1260 S Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27803-4503
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 252-442-3711

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