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“Man VS Food”
Review of The Rib Line

The Rib Line
Ranked #81 of 304 Restaurants in San Luis Obispo
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Delivery
Restaurant details
Dining options: Delivery
Orange, California
Level 6 Contributor
171 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Man VS Food”
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Went to the Rib Line same place where Adam from Man VS Food
Conquered. Did ribs and tri tip awesome. This is a small
Casual eat in or take out place. Next time in the area I will vist this place again.

Visited September 2013
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Los Angeles, California
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Worst Service in Town”
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I've lived in SLO for 14 years, tried this place a number of times and I have never found another restaurant in town with SERVICE this TERRIBLE. I think most of San Luis Obispo's incompetent cooks and servers who no one else employs finally settle to the bottom at Ribline. They are anything but courteous, DREADFULLY SLOW, and could care less about their customers. My last experience...called in an order for 1/2 rack of ribs. They said it would be ready in 20 mins. Knowing Ribline, I accounted for their molasses pace of doing anything and showed up after 30 mins. Was told the ticket somehow wasn't printed and they'd 'fire it right up'. After another 30 mins I checked in and was told it still wasn't done....'Would you like a free cheesecake?' I asked for a refund and walked out.

  • Visited August 2013
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Visalia
Level 6 Contributor
157 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Excellent Chili”
Reviewed 30 July 2013 via mobile

I love there TriTip chili, but beware its spicy. Their TriTip is the best around. Every to I've had it its been great. Just expect to drop a few bucks, it's an expensive place to it.

I assume locals get the food to go as there are only a few tables. The atmosphere is missing, just a little store in a strip mall. Your going to come here for the food not the experience.

  • Visited July 2013
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Escondido, California
Level 6 Contributor
126 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
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“mmmm”
Reviewed 14 June 2013

What can you say about Rib line other than faaaantastic! love this place, highly recommend to stop and grab a few ribs

Visited November 2012
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Thank Jason N
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Arroyo Grande, California
Level 6 Contributor
199 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“Farmer's Market - On the Street”
Reviewed 5 April 2013

They have a MONEY-BACK guarantee... but you won't need it. The food is terrific, and the atmosphere of Farmer's Market in downtown SLO (Thursday nights) is always good. They are located at the very end [west] of FM, and there is usually good seating close by. Forget the LONG line for McLintock's - still haven't figured out WHY people wait in that line. Get in "The Rib Line" for some really tasty food. The ribs are fantastic!

  • Visited March 2013
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