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Rib Country BBQ

2121 W US Highway 64, Murphy, NC 28906-8125
+1 828-837-4444
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (88 reviews)
“ribs” (212 reviews)
“baked beans” (49 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2121 W US Highway 64, Murphy, NC 28906-8125
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited family in the area and we decided to eat here. I'm from NC originally, but haven't had a good barbecue joint in years. Wow, this place is really good. The onion loaf was incredible. The dipping sauces were so good. My baby back...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just visited this past weekend. They were busy but the wait was only about 15 minutes. We had two entrees: baby back ribs, fries, and baked beans and a rib platter with pulled pork and shrimp. The ribs were very good and tender. The baked...More

Thank VolDawg
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere and friendly staff and the ribs and smoked turkey breast. Even came back the next morning for a really tasty breakfast!

1  Thank sid49er
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The food was great, my husband and I got the meal for two. Too much to eat in one meal so we had enough for the next day. my only complaint was that the service was very slow.

1  Thank Glena D
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here every trip to Murphy. I have had the ribs, brisket, and Pulled pork. All excellent! But what makes them stand apart is their wait staff. Heather was my last server and she is just a pleasure. She is one of many who...More

2  Thank Craig P
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in while traveling today . We had an excellent lunch. My wife had ribs, I had s steak and my son had pulled pork. Everything was good and tasteful.it was real clean with good service .

1  Thank RSBear1
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We love this place. They have the friendliest servers. The food is terrific and moderately priced. Their pulled pork and brisket melts in your mouth. The best sweet tea around.

2  Thank billcondit
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We were visiting family in Madisonville, and took a scenic trip over the mountain to Murphy. Our family stops at Rib Country when in the area, and brought us this time. I had full rack of baby back ribs for 17.95$, my wife had the...More

1  Thank peterthegreatmlkj
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The food was excellent as was the atmosphere. very friendly staff!! If you like a country homey atmosphere you will truly enjoy this place

1  Thank rbuchanan2018
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We stopped here after spending part of the day at the local casino. The BBQ was great as well as the variety of sauces. Several customers appeared to be locals or regulars and they all either ordered cobbler or fried pies. I got the blackberry...More

1  Thank thomasdX3298UM
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Questions & Answers
Carol H
16 March 2017|
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Response from Lorraine K | Reviewed this property |
Pulled pork, chicken, beef, turkey plus lots of sides..
8 September 2016|
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Response from timfisk | Property representative |
I'm sorry but we don't serve alcohol at this location. However, we do serve Fresh Brewed Luzianne Iced Tea, Cheerwine, and fantastic BBQ! Come join us, we're smoking' 7 days a week, 11 - close!
29 August 2016|
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Response from timfisk | Property representative |
Absolutely! Come join us, we're Smokin' 7 days a week 11:00am - close.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 W US Highway 64, Murphy, NC 28906-8125
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Murphy
  • Phone Number: +1 828-837-4444
  • E-mail
A real wood fired Southern BBQ Joint!
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