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Rib Country BBQ

2121 W US Highway 64, Murphy, NC 28906
+1 828-837-4444
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (71 reviews)
“baked beans” (43 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2121 W US Highway 64, Murphy, NC 28906
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perfectly cooked ribs and pulled pork. We will go back for sure! Fried okra was great. It was crowded but we were offered a seat right away. Food was there so quickly too!

1  Thank JimNikiW
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Four of us went for breakfast..it was delicious and very reasonable..we immediately changed our plans for dinner the same night and went back for BBQ for 2...it satisfied all 4 of us. Incredible food and service, plus as clean as any 5star restaurant I've ever...More

1  Thank Labreepam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply put, the Food Network Channel needs to come down here! This place is HEAVEN on a rib!!! Everything is very well smoked and the people treat you like family!!! Great job guys!! Great job!!!!!!

2  Thank Henry D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Returning home after a casino trip we decided to stop after reading good reviews. Absolutely delicious! We ordered the intimidator brisket and the pulled pork sandwiches. The brisket was smoky and juicy, the pulled pork off the charts, and the sandwich bread was garlic toasted....More

2  Thank Jonathan444
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had the ribs...just ok. Not the best tasting sauce. I had chicken that was overlooked and dry. Service was good but food not that great.

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here when we arrived in Murphy, NC. What a find. Portions were huge, I had a pulled pork sandwich and my husband had 1/2 rack ribs and both were delicious. Wonderful server AND, we were there on free cookie day! Warm, gooey, chocolate chip...More

2  Thank Lynjon351
Reviewed 1 week ago

BBQ, pulled, ribs and chicken, what else could you ask for. The food is outstanding with large portions. Several options for family type portions also, The fried apple pie is excellent.

2  Thank ward5823
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Rib Country at least a couple times a month! Their ribs are delicious, also their chicken strips with homemade honey mustard sauce are out of this world!! The waitresses are super friendly and if your in Murphy, NC make sure you visit Rib...More

Thank Genese55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Rib Country for breakfast first as there are not many breakfast restaurants in Murphy. It was a VERY pleasant surprise, you do not expect a rib place to do good breakfasts but they were very good. We had Bisquits and Gravy for...More

1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food good. Service good. Late Sunday afternoon. Not crowded. We have eaten at Rib Country in Hayesville and Blairsville. Both good. Everything was great until we got up to leave. A family came in with two teenage girls holding two dogs wrapped in beach towels....More

1  Thank lhuff2121
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Carol H
15 March 2017|
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Response from Lorraine K | Reviewed this property |
Pulled pork, chicken, beef, turkey plus lots of sides..
7 September 2016|
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Response from timfisk | Property representative |
I'm sorry but we don't serve alcohol at this location. However, we do serve Fresh Brewed Luzianne Iced Tea, Cheerwine, and fantastic BBQ! Come join us, we're smoking' 7 days a week, 11 - close!
29 August 2016|
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Response from timfisk | Property representative |
Absolutely! Come join us, we're Smokin' 7 days a week 11:00am - close.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 W US Highway 64, Murphy, NC 28906
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Murphy
  • Phone Number: +1 828-837-4444
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A real wood fired Southern BBQ Joint!
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