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King Ribs Bar-B-Q

3145 W 16th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-2780
+1 317-488-0223
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Barbecue
3145 W 16th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-2780
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Generally get the ribs, but have tried the pulled pork. Both are excellent. Just down the street from Long's Bakery where you can get desert.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Went to get daily special and drive over 25 miles to get some good food. Got plenty to eat and order was just right! You know you've made a good choice when the drive thru is wrapped around the building!!!!!!

Thank Robina614
Reviewed 20 June 2017

They do a great job here with Ribs & Rib tips. The chicken & pork also are nicely BBQ-ed. Nice smoky flavor and tender, moist meat. I do, however, wish they offered a wider variety of sauces as their hot sauce could use a bit...More

Thank Afamilyonthebeach
Reviewed 25 May 2017

An Indianapolis Staple. King Ribs have been around forever and will likely continue. Good food, fair price, and worth the wait

Thank emeraldprincess71
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Order was totally messed up I asked for Rib dinner with bbeans & greens & corn bread got Mac & cheese & white bread.

Thank denisedivine
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

KING RIB is the KING of BBQ,this location is a drive through eatery. The BBQ ON-A-BUN,RIBS,TIPS and CHICKEN are just awesome covered with their award winning sauce (sweet&tangy) sooo good they have it for sale. Let's not forget that the side orders are also equally...More

Thank Valenda N
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Perhaps I am spoiled by the bbq available in Missouri, but King's pales in comparison. The ribs were large and somewhat tough, with some of the exterior dry and tough. The sauce was a touch tomato'y, but grew on me with every bite. Too much...More

Thank ChefpaoloStlouis
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Great ribs! I like them sweet/mild (I know, I'm a sissy). You get plenty of meat as well as sauce. If you think you'll have room, add a piece of sugar cream pie to your order. Heaven!

Thank critterbuddy
Reviewed 4 September 2016

wife and i found this restaurant by accident. parking if on a slight incline which can make it hard getting in/out of your car. place was kinda clean/kinda dirty. i had rib dinner which includes 2 sides while wife had tip/chicken combo. the food was...More

Thank Noel E
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Came to Indy from Michigan and ate several times at King Ribs. Great service and food. The neighborhood is nice too.

Thank Christopher N
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3145 W 16th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-2780
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-488-0223
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