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Rick's Smokehouse

3102 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803-1518
+1 812-235-8335
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3102 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803-1518
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had dinner here with my family, and was impressed with the odd combination of good variety on a fairly small menu. Had the grilled ribeye sandwich, and it is literally a steak on a bun, which was surprising yet really good. Tender enough that it...More

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this restaurant. Clean, friendly staff, great food. Loved the hash browns casserole. Our son attends ISU so I’m glad we had a different place to try. Would highly recommend!

Thank kss1998
Reviewed April 16, 2018

The pulled pork is so juicy. I prefer it without the sauce though. Great smoked flavor does not need covered up with a sauce. Also enjoy the hash brown casserole. It's really cheesy:) Ever so often you can catch a band performing on the east...More

Thank angiecagle
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We were part of our church group of 75 that descended upon them by bus 🚎 and they were well prepared for us. Had set up a buffet for us of pulled pork (some of the best ever), hash brown casserole, green beans and cobbler....More

Thank Charley C
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Very good barbeque. The sides are ok. The building is nice and interesting. My family and I like Ricks and visit about once every other month.

Thank brady711
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I was directed there by Gary Wolf. I had the traditional pulled pork, slaw and baked beans. All three were very good. The restaurant was decorated nicely in the traditional barbeque "joint" look. The restaurant was clean and the staff was courtious. If I lived...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

nice location and enough parking BBQ is good. i got pulled pork, and beef brisket combo they give very good amounts of food. nice sauce. service is nice. !!

Thank Wasabi1829
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Great smoked BBQ...Hash brown casserole and sweet potato fries with brown sugar and maple syrup...complimented with interesting historical decor and friendly staff. I have been here for lunch and dinner. Service is quick and the cost is affordable...Oh, did I neglect to mention the Texas...More

Thank Linda J
Reviewed January 7, 2018

We visited Rick's on a late Saturday afternoon. We were able to get our order submitted quickly and were served quickly as well. I had the pulled pork and it was good. The decor throughout the restaurant was interesting and passed the time while waiting...More

Thank RollMeAway1965
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

I Enjoyed lunch for a company party-the food was on point and the owner was extremely personable-I've only been here one time before and he came out and talked with my family and I back then as well as this visit. I love local owned...More

Thank TINA C
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May 16, 2017|
Response from Sandy M | Reviewed this property |
I called to confirm and yes, they do. They even have the projector for a power point in the back meeting room. Happy meeting!
jane c
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Joyce K | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but Rick's BBQ is ALWAYS excellent. I moved to Kansas City which advertises as BBQ central for USA....haven't found one as good as Ricks. Just went back to Terre Haute for a visit a week ago and went to Ricks... More
April 22, 2015|
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Response from Joyce K | Reviewed this property |
In am sure Ricks caters as I have attended charity events in Terre Haute that Ricks catered. I recall food was tasty and served hot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3102 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803-1518
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Terre Haute
  • Phone Number: +1 812-235-8335
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