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Ridge View BBQ

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5010 Fairlawn Ave., Dunbar, WV 25064-3506
+1 304-400-4650
11:00 - 19:00
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Hurricane, West Virginia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Ridgeview BBQ is a great lunch place. Parking is my least favorite part, but it is free. The menu is filled with choices, and while I might have ordered more of the robust items (Porky Cheese Fries) when I was younger and more adventurous, I am quite satisfied for a lunch of the pulled pork sandwich, dill pickle spear, and... More 

Thank Marty M
Columbus, Indiana
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276 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was traveling through the area and was looking for a lunch spot. As a South Carolinian, I like to think I know my barbecue. Thus, I am always looking for a barbecue place to try. I did my TA research which led me to this place. I arrived just before noon on a Friday. It was starting to get... More 

Thank Amos C
Dunbar, West Virginia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This restaurant is owned by 2 couples. 2 Guys who married sisters. They started out just setting up a wagon on "Bridge Day" but they were so popular they opened up the restaurant. Everything is smoked daily. Big smoker always fired up out front. Besides the pulled pork sandwich I would highly recommend the Smoked Turkey Sandwich! Chili Cheese Fries... More 

Thank Mntnner
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Best BBQ IN West Virginia. Atmosphere is inviting, staff is nice, Resturant is super clean, and food is fantastic. I visit atleast 4 Times a month. Highly recommended.

Thank Dustin D
Charleston, West Virginia
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69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I bought a party pack for my husband's birthday party. It was a ton of food and an awesome value. Everybody said it was some of the best BBQ ever. Mac n cheese is very tasty! The staff was super helpful and patient as I went through party catering options. Thanks for making our party a success, Ridge View.

Thank WVBirdie
Fort Pierce, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

If they serve BBQ in Heaven I am sure they order it from Ridge View BBQ !!!! Everything from the BBQ to the lemonade to the wonderful staff was spot on! 5 Stars to this wonderful restaurant.

Thank EdwardWieland
Cross Lanes, West Virginia
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Family loves to come here. Best pulled pork around. Wish it was open a little later and on weekends but will not disappoint.

Thank jdmead
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

This might be my new favorite Resturant in West Virginia, and definitely favorite BBQ Place. Place is very clean, staff very friendly, and food is great. I got The Pick 3 Meats Platter consisting of Ribs, Brisket, and Smoked Turkey. Absolutely Delicious. It's located right across the Street from West Virginia State College in Institute, WV, about 12 minutes West... More 

Thank Dustin D
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Very good food and service with a smile! The Bar-b-ques are always amazing and the baked beans are full of flavor.

Thank conards
Darien, Connecticut
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We were visiting from the New York City area and we're thrilled to find this place. The bbq really is something special and would beat most that I've ever had. They have a fantastic smoking technique that leaves just the right amount of smoky taste in the meats. I had pulled pork, which was amazing, but the bbq turkey was... More 

Thank Eric J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5010 Fairlawn Ave., Dunbar, WV 25064-3506
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Dunbar
  • Phone Number: +1 304-400-4650

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