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Texas Joe's House of Ribs

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$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, American, Southwestern, Barbecue
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Waterfront Rd. | cor. Mc. Kinley St., Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2222, Philippines
+63 917 512 3461
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11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Philippines
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Come and dine in Texas Joe's! I love their food! Amazing place. The place is near the beach too and hotels. So perfect for family bonding

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Thank Jona R
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you Jona! We are glad you came and enjoyed so much! Yes, its great having the beach so close and having so many guests from different places visiting us. Hope to see you back soon. Thanks again! Ed More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Management and staff were all acoomodating. Food was great. They even provided a birthday song number and a dessert for us. Superb service! Kudos to Gilbert, Rochelle and the rest of the team! Thank you for making our dining experience extra special!

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Thank Michelle M
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you Michelle. Happy Birthday again and we are pleased that you enjoyed your birthday luncheon at Texas Joe's. Hope you don't wait until your next birthday before coming back to Texas Joe's! Thanks again for your nice compliments. Our staff really appreciates them and the time it takes to write them and send them along. Ed More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good Texas Wild West ambiance inside out. Food was served reasonably fast. Size of serving was satisfactory. Might be the Best Ribs in Subic but have tasted far tender ribs and burgers in Manila 😆

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Thank Joy T
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you Joy. We appreciate your candid remarks. Hope you come back and give us a try again. Ed More 

Makati, Philippines
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is my 2nd visit and first with my family. Try the baby back ribs instead of the regular large ribs. The baby back ribs is still relatively large and good for 3 to 4 adults. But it is more tender and juicier than the regular rib slab. Try all their side dishes, everything we tried are good. Then of... More 

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Thank Lembot D
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and complimentary comments. The spicy sauce is my favorite also and goes well with a number of other dishes! Look forward to having you back for your third visit! Thanks, Ed More 

Manila
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's already coming up as the #1 resto in Subic and we decided to give it a go: it's no hype! Large servings, buttery-soft meat, family ambience... definitely a go-to spot when at the Freeport TIP: forget the chicken fillet burger... it's dry and tasteless... you're better off getting the spot's core cuisine: ribs, brisket, roast chicken

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Thank papashugee
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you for coming all the way from Manila to Texas Joe's and thank you for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed all of the dishes and that you had a enjoyable dining experience. I will instigate why you didn't have the normally moist and flavorful grilled fillet chicken sandwich. Most people compliment us on the sandwich so... More 

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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant atmosphere: We dined outside table and it was nice set up. Building reminds us very much like Texas style restaurant in US. They also had bar outside as well so they can serve drinks for outside table customers quickley. Seating: Sadley I couldn't get to see inside but outside seating was comfortable enough even it was pouring rain that... More 

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1 Thank JaUsPh
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Great review because you were very thorough and descriptive. We appreciate that! Thank you and I hope that the next time you come to Texas Joe's you will have a chance to sit inside to experience the ambience there as well. Thank you for visiting us and for taking the time to write your review. Hope to see you back... More 

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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered spare ribs rack. Super tender, juicy, the sauces (original and honey) are the best. Don't forget to order their baked potato or else you'll regret not trying it! Will go back there with Fam soon. Note: they have no service charge but you have the option to give them gratuity. You can select it at the bottom of the... More 

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Thank Rba_0603
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. The spare ribs are my wife's favorite and i agree that they are delicious! Hope you come back with your family soon! Ed More 

1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a good training ground for cooks. First they will assign you watering the plants then gardening. after some few months you will be wearing a chef's uniform. GREAT right?

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Thank Rommel D
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you. Your review reminded me of how Bobby Flay, one of today's most popular Chefs, started out as a busboy and then a kitchen helper at Joe Allan's restaurant in New York! More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the ambiance of the place. Staff was very accommodating. Food was excellent. Price was a bit expensive but it definitely is worth it.

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Thank Irah V
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

Thank you Irah for taking the time to write your review. We appreciate your favorable comments about the food and our staff as well as the Texas Joe's ambience. Thank you very much! Ed More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars in Subic and love dining out. We also dine in so many places in Subic and Metro Manila. Restaurants usually welcome everyone who wants to eat regardless on the number of people who will eat. They give tables on a first come first served basis which is a proper seating rule. Me and my husband arrived here... More 

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3 Thank TinaTanj
Ed B, Owner at Texas Joe's House of Ribs, responded to this review

I was quite surprised when I read this review especially as I have been a patron for over 7 years and, more recently, an owner of the restaurant. Given that the context of this review was so out of line with our normal reviews, I did an immediate investigation of the incident. What I learned was that when you visited... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cuisine
Steakhouse, American, Southwestern, Barbecue
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront Rd. | cor. Mc. Kinley St., Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2222, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Central Luzon Region  >  Subic Bay Freeport Zone
  • Phone Number: +63 917 512 3461
Description
Texas Joe's House of Ribs is an authentic American Smokehouse restaurant. We feature slow smoked US Pork Spare Ribs and Pork Baby Back Ribs. We also smoke US Certified Angus Beef brisket and US Pork Shoulder as well as Chicken. We feature USDA Choice Steaks also. All of our food is prepared fresh using our own unique recipes. Over the years we have become a favorite place to eat in the Olongapo/Subic Bay area.

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