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Shane's Rib Shack

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$$ - $$$
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4484 Frontage Road, Cleveland, TN
+1 423-476-5970
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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320 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of of the places we regularly eat when we head down to Targets in Cleveland. Pretty good BBQ, nice sides and excellent tea.

Thank Smkymtntroutman
Cartersville, Georgia
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109 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

We were travelling home and stopped at Shane's for an early dinner. I haven't been to a Shane's Rib Shack in several years as until recently there wasn't one near us. It was better than I remembered. I got the sampler, BBQ Pork, ribs, chicken tenders, fries and baked beans. Everything was delicious, as was my wife and son's food.... More 

Thank smoss999
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

I have never eaten here, but get dinner to go a lot and always enjoy the food and service. They can get busy in the week evenings, with lines out the door. You can order online and they have a frequent customer club. I love the pulled pork bbq plate, the best peppered fried okra, mild mayo potato salad, and... More 

Thank tnbelle2016
Cleveland, Tennessee
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

I really used to enjoy eating here but it's been hit or miss for a while and increasingly the restaurant has been dirtier and the service less and less attentive. I peeked in the kitchen and it looks like a mess at a glance. It bums me out.

Thank vgates81
theonepointe, Owner at Shane's Rib Shack, responded to this review

I apologize about your experience. My name is Michael and I am the local owner of Shane's. I see every point of feedback as a training experience. I appreciate you letting us know. Do you know about what time you were in so I can review it with my staff. I would love to turn this negative experience into a... More 

Crandall, GA
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268 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a Sunday afternoon for an order to go. We got home with pullked pork, fries, macaroni & cheese. We were very disappointed. The pork was mushy, like it had been kept in a steamer overnight, making it slimy and inedible. The BBQ sauce tasted ok, the macaroni & cheese was tasteless and obviously reheated from the... More 

Thank LisaandBruce
theonepointe, Owner at Shane's Rib Shack, responded to this review

I apologize about your experience in our store. We strive to do our best and make sure that we deliver a quality product to our customer. I appreciate the feedback and would like to contact you about your food. Is there a contact number for you to reach out to? My name is Michael and I am the local store... More 

Hamler, Oh
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285 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

Not the best barbeque - but it's always GOOD - the food is HOT and its quick and tasty. I LOVE THEIR WINGS - but no matter what we have had it's good.

Thank lange1
Horseheads, New York
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

We enjoyed our lunch at Shane's Rib Shack. The food was very good and there was a reasonably short wait for our food even though the restaurant was very busy that day. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Vicki G
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016

Ribs are so good and tender. They are seasoned so well that I like them "dry". My wife loves them dripping sauce. Their fried okra is delicious along with the French fries, sweet potato fries, Mac and cheese, and slaw? They also serve BBQ pork and chicken fingers. I'm sorry, but the above is all we eat, so I think... More 

Thank David R
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Food tastes it is warmed out of microwave. Not impressed. Little pricy for not fresh food. Average desserts.

Thank Bryan J
Naples, Florida, United States
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016

We decided to have a sampler which had ribs, pulled pork and boneless wings. The pulled pork was wonderful, (moist and flavorful without the sauce) The ribs were really good. Not the best wings, but we have had sensational wings elsewhere. The traditional sauce is great. You can purchase it bottled. The fried Okra is delicious. The baked beans and... More 

Thank Janice S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4484 Frontage Road, Cleveland, TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 423-476-5970
With a Rustic BBQ House in the inside, a huge color explosion of fun and relaxation will make any day a happy one. Great detail to service and clean service environment is a welcome to any family. Come out and join us if you want a fast casual experience that will take the stress away from your day.

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