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“Best Ribs I've Had in 25 Years!”

Can't Stop Smoking BBQ
Ranked #3 of 93 Restaurants in Alamogordo
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Reviewed August 22, 2012

Wow! We just happened to pick this place from our GPS Restaurant page. And what a treat! George was the first to great us as we walked in. He has a dynamite smile and awesome personality! What a great ambassador! We had sausage, beef ribs, pork ribs and beef. The pork ribs were by far the very best! But the sausage was great too. And, the jalapeno beans were the bomb! YUMMY! Here's what we thought.

The ribs have a dry rub that is thick and crunchy. The meat falls off the bone and is so tender your tongue could eat it! It is properly smoked and is still juicy. What a finger licking treat!

The sausage has kind of a sweet and spicy taste. Our daughter suggested there might be cinnamon or something of that nature in the sausage. Either way, it was a treat too!

It was just a great experience and I want to make sure everyone knows!

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Thank DLemon
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Reviewed August 8, 2012

We happened in to this place and found some great BBQ. They had so many great things to choose from. We had beef tri tip, keilbasa, boneless pork ribs, beans, cole slaw, jalapeño cornbread, and cookies. The only thing that wasn't great were the cookies. The man and woman working there were so friendly and helpful. We want a Can't Stop Smokin' where we live!

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Reviewed July 29, 2012

We enjoyed all of their food. The jalapinto beans were a hit, as well as the jalapeño corn bread. The chicken ribs were awesome.

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Thank Gail F
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Reviewed July 18, 2012

This is above average 'cue for the Southwest, but really good for New Mexico. The pork carnitas are unusual for a joint like this and taste great. This location in Alamogordo is a satellite for the flagship store in Ruidoso.

Thank Kevin_and_Julie_NM
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Reviewed July 12, 2012 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and were very pleased. I had the carnitas and my wife had the pulled pork sandwich. The only disappointment was the jalapeño pinto bean side. Wasn't expecting pickled jalapeños so it seemed too vinegary for me.

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Thank The2Mays
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