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Adam's Rib Smokehouse

1210 State St, Salem, OR 97301-4155
+1 503-362-2194
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
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“pulled pork” (12 reviews)
“smoked meat” (2 reviews)
“coleslaw” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1210 State St, Salem, OR 97301-4155
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped there for lunch and the place was packed!! They serve great smoked meat. The ribs I had had great favour and very tender. The portion were also good size. If you are looking for smoked meat or burgers, it is a great spot.

Thank Shreder
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

My brother and family, and I stopped for lunch on the day of the eclipse. They had pulled pork sandwiches which they felt were very tasty. The one complaint was that the rolls were too soft. I had their chili. It was meaty and filling....More

Thank dick_mary
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We had the sausage, brisket, pulled pork, and ribs. All of the meats were outstanding! And the french fries were amazing!

Thank thehabsinarkansas
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I like Bar B Que. I had the combo ribs and brisket. Ribs were decent Brisket was dry. service odd. If you are looking for Ribs it is worth a try.

Thank VolvoGuy
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I was surprised it was an "order at the counter" type place. Especially since they had great reviews. Don't get me wrong, the meat here is very good. We had the pork ribs and the brisket. The ribs were a little dry but good flavor....More

Thank pof69er
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Mike knows BBQ. Slow smoked with skill, patience and experience. This is real BBQ, not the stuff that's prepped in an oven and finished on a grille. It's real because it's done right by the family that gets "Best in Salem" for their efforts. This...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The buns on anything were... ugh so goodđŸ˜© and the meat was tender and plentiful! The sweet potato fries... ahh the sweet potato fries were the best I've ever had!!!

Thank lillard16
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wonderful BBQ take-out here. I needed to find an impromptu birthday dinner to enjoy with family who could not leave the hotel room. A friend from work recommended Adam's Rib, so glad he did. I'll make this a regular stop every time I come to...More

Thank HRSRampantLion
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This family has put so much heart and soul into their food. Their bbq is by far the best in the Northwest.

Thank CooperLikedIt
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We stopped in here after hearing good things at work. Help was friendly and helped with the menu, restaurant was clean and decor was as you would expect a BBQ restaurant to be with benches and tables. Our to go order just wasn't that great,...More

Thank BT-journeys
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Miranda k
5 January 2017|
Response from MissKatieSunshine | Reviewed this property |
They will cater and so bring the food and set it up. We used a taxi to pickup from them and deliver what we'd ordered for our company picnic. Did not go smoothly because the food wasn't ready when they'd promised so we had... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1210 State St, Salem, OR 97301-4155
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-362-2194
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