Food Paradise: Ribs Paradise

  (7 restaurants)    
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1
Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off
Victorian Square
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 356-3300
www.nuggetribcookoff.com...
  • Ribs
4.5 out of 5
222 ratings
annual rib cook-off during Labor Day weekend inviting only 24 rib cookers from all across the country; winner at airing (for 2008) was Bone Daddy's BBQ (Midland, Michigan)
2
Baby Blues BBQ
444 Lincoln Blvd
Venice, CA 90291
(310) 396-7675
www.babybluesvenice.com...
  • Pulled Pork
  • Pork Ribs
    Memphis-style long bone
4.0 out of 5
2074 ratings
opened in 2004; "hybrid" BBQ: styles ranging from Memphis to western North Carolina to a bit of Mexican and a touch of New Orleans
3
New Zion Missionary Baptist Church Barbeque
2601 Montgomery Rd
Huntsville, TX 77340
(936) 294-0884
  • Ribs
4.0 out of 5
77 ratings
4
Pig Heaven
1420 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10028
(212) 744-4333
pigheavennyc.com
  • Spareribs
    Chinese-style sauce-rubbed
4.0 out of 5
140 ratings
also known as Nancy Lee's Pig Heaven; moved from original location at airing (1540 2nd Ave)
5
Shed BBQ & Blues Joint
7501 Hwy 57
Ocean Springs, MS 39565
(228) 875-9590
www.theshedbbq.com
  • Baby Back Ribs
    top seller; rubbed, smoked, rubbed again and sauced, wrapped in foil and smoked again; fall-off-the-bone tender; looks good
  • Momma Mia's Mac Salad
    Large shell macaronis, onion, bellpepper, shredded cheese, seasonings and special Mac sauce; looks good
  • Wings
    smoked for 3 hrs
4.0 out of 5
486 ratings
opened in 2002; it's a total dive filled w/ their beloved "junk collection" creating a campy décor in outdoor tiki bar atmosphere; only 300 sq-ft; bro & sis run the joint--he's crazy (fun); die-hard locals are called "Shed Heads"; have vintage jeep that doubles as a smoker that smokes a whole hog for 20 hours
6
Charles Vergos' Rendezvous
52 S 2nd St
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 523-2746
www.hogsfly.com
3.5 out of 5
1448 ratings
#24 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); institution BBQ restaurant
7
Famous Dave's
3001 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55408
(612) 822-9900
www.famousdaves.com...
  • Ribs
3.5 out of 5
98 ratings
 Food Paradise: Ribs Paradise  (7 restaurants)