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The Rib Co.

72183 Twentynine Palms Highway, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
+1 760-367-1663
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (187 reviews)
“cornbread” (27 reviews)
“beans” (32 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
72183 Twentynine Palms Highway, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We pulled up and it wasn't quite what I expected, in fact we almost left just because of the appearance of the outside. This is not a fancy town, quite the opposite. We went in and there was a table right away. The food was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family vacation, with a gluten free and a picky eater. Food was AWESOME! Cannot say enough about this place. We left saying we couldn't wait to come back tomorrow. The BBQ is gluten free. And my pickey eater loved her hamburger and french fries.

1  Thank Sonya G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Limited restaurants in the area, but this is a good choice. Pleasant staff, including the guy grilling out front in very warm temperatures. BBQ sandwich platter and Whiskey chicken were very good. Corn muffins OK, potatoes and vegetables excellent.

1  Thank SempreFamiglia22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We absolutely loved this place! The best ribs! We ordered the roasted jalapenos and slit the rib dinner! It was more than enough. The jalapenos were to die for - so were the ribs! It looks like a hole in the wall, but the food...More

1  Thank 994elizabethh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i had the rib sampler and couldn't finish it all. it's real bbq as the food is bbq'd outside the front door for everyone to see.if your in a hurry it's not for you but if you want somewhere to relax after walking the park...More

1  Thank david m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here for dinner one Friday night while passing through. Lots of locals seemed to be there and that seemed like a good sign! It's a casual place for sure. They have 5 different varieties of ribs with 3 different sauces/rubs. We tried...More

1  Thank Roadtrp23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very yummy bbq. I had the brisket sandwich and it was excellent. The service was a little slow but it was well worth the wait.

1  Thank canadninan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stacy our server was great as well as the owner and all the staff. The meats are grilled right in front of the restaurant by a very friendly cook. The corn muffins were hot and delicious with yummy sweet butter. We were treated as family....More

1  Thank Myrna V
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The best ever eaten the last weeks in California: ribs and meatlof! Outstanding. The baked beans are insane, even as the corn breads. Everything home made: you can taste it defenitly.

1  Thank Carline H
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

If you are reading this review and considering visiting this place: do it. Have the ribs. Everything we tried was delicious, the ribs are especially good - tasty, juicy, tender and fall off the bone. Yum.

1  Thank Shelley S
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
According to Lisa Hill at the Rib Co, they will not be open on Thanksgiving.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72183 Twentynine Palms Highway, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Twentynine Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 760-367-1663
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