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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” (180 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 3 days ago via mobile

Location is on 29Palms Highway. Down to earth facility. Clean with professional service. Inside and patio seating. Casual attire. Unique-Grill is outside next to the patio. Hugh portions. Fresh. Many items are prepared on premises. Highly recommend

Thank PheSugarLand_Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came up to the desert for the weekend and wanted to show the step kids a place where I used to live. For dinner a must was The Rib Co. and they were NOT disappointed. Giant steaks and ribs right off the BBQ was what...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped by with family as we passed through Twentynine Palms. On the Thursday evening the wait for a table was about an hour and the wait for food was over 30 minutes. Like many barbecue places, the restaurant itself isn't anything to brag about....More

Thank Elliot W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After riding motocross all week in SoCal deserts our boys were ready to eat some great food. We found it at The Rib Co. We have eaten ribs all over the South and most other parts of the country that we could find them. You...More

Thank cptstrack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gotta stop in . . Gotta try their “Triple Threat” ribs . .get here by 5:30pm to get a table otherwise you will be eating in your car. Great service!

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Served in a sour dough bread bowl. Absolutely perfect. Had the rib sampler - really good beef ribs! Would definitely visit again.

Thank travelUSA19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were struggling to find a place to eat on a crowded weekend in Joshua Tree. We decided to drive down 29 Palms Hwy and the smell of BBQ wafting onto the road drew us in. And we were definitely not disappointed. We ordered onion...More

Thank stargrrrl511
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In town for business and wanted some good food. Recommended by a local so decided to give it a try. The first night I opted for the fried chicken. Good choice. A half chicken cut and fried up just right. I really enjoyed the flavoring...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the ribs with the Tennessee whiskey glaze. The beans also were very good, much better than what you get in a can!

Thank Computergeek60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been a big Tony Roma's fan for my entire life. And until I spent a week in 29 Palms, they were my favourite ribs. Not anymore. This little restaurant has them beat "hand down"! I ordered the St-Louis baby back ribs and was knocked...More

Thank Marcel33364
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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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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