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George's Ribs

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4840 Strauss Ave, Indian Head, MD 20640-1823
+1 301-743-3500
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Bremerton, Washington
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The greatest bbq you may ever have in Maryland and dc. It's a little out of the way but it is worth it all

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Thank kaponflores
Waldorf, Maryland
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is popular and certain items sell out quick on the weekends. Prices are reasonable but you are getting what you pay for. The food is of a cheap quality. I'd rather just pay a little more and go some where like Texas Roadhouse.

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Thank Marge410
Naples, Italy
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been looking for a good BBQ place for awhile. My coworkers told me about George's. Coming from Texas, I had doubts. We drove up on a Sunday and caught wind of the smoke from the pit. The place had the required smell. We went in and ordered several meat dishes to get a good feel for the food. I... More 

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Thank Troy B
Maryland
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

After unloading the 20 foot Uhaul at my son's and daughter-in-law's new place, we needed food ... good food. Indian Head doesn't have a lot to offer in town, but it doesn't have to. George's is all you need. The smoked flavor was all through the sliced pork (not pulled pork drowning in sauce). The wings were fantastic, charred to... More 

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Thank Timmymd
Alexandria, Virginia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I love this place!! The ribs are the best I've ever had. They are well seasoned and tender. Portions are plentiful. The full rack is bigger than any other place I've been. I've lived in 5 different states and traveled all over the country so I'm not speaking from lack of knowledge or comparisons. I just tried another place closer... More 

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Thank Rachael C
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Food was all right but I question the cleaning of the restaurant. On my last visit the dining area was not clean. Made be feel uncomfortable about the food.

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Thank Roscoe B
Indian Head, Maryland
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great place for food, whether eating in or taking home. Food is well-seasoned, reasonably priced and conveniently accessible to traffic. There are options on how spicy you want the sauce to be. The fried fish is also an excellent value.

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Thank Kandifj
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Favorite of the locals, great BBQ ribs, pulled sandwiches, and BBQ chicken. If heading down 301, it's worth the 20 minute detour to Indian Head for the BBQ. Slaw good too, onion rings homemade. Closed Mon and Tues, open other days 1100 until sold out.

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Thank BBEODD
Indian Head, Maryland
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

George's Ribs are on par with other local ribs but they have a greater selection,if side dishes and some are awesome. The cabbage is killer! Their sandwiches are a little dry, with way too much bun (oversized and dry). I would have rated 3 stars, but the sides and the friendly, smiling (cute) service brought it up to 4!

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Thank Ed C
Washington
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

This is one of the Best Rib Joint IN THE STATE OF MARYLAND... George's RIB Dinners are So Good It Make You Wanna Eat there every day...The FOOD is seasoned Just right... RIBS GREENS MAC N CHEESE are my favorites... I Can cook really good myself....BUT When I want some really good rib meals I go to georges all day...when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4840 Strauss Ave, Indian Head, MD 20640-1823
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Indian Head
  • Phone Number: +1 301-743-3500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?