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Michelbob's Championship Ribs & Steaks

371 Airport Pulling Rd N, Naples, FL 34104-3520
+1 239-643-7427
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (383 reviews)
“beans” (51 reviews)
“pulled pork” (47 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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371 Airport Pulling Rd N, Naples, FL 34104-3520
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1 - 10 of 543 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious ribs and steaks! The specials were a great price, the baked potato and garlic toast were a fantastic accompaniment. The steaks were cooked perfectly and the ribs fell off the bone with a variety of barbecue sauce to choose from! Don’t miss it!

Thank KebbieK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have tried Texas Tony’s (TT) baby back ribs here in Naples, so I am comparing them. Personally I thought the baby back ribs here at Michelbob’s were smaller & didn’t taste nearly as fresh as TT’s, but they were good. Also, Michelbob’s doesn’t offer...More

Thank mandyncat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Annual visit just as good as ever at this Naples institution ribs wings corn pulled pork it’s all here and very reasonable

Thank Jimb067
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For decades, Michelbob's has served the best barbecue in Naples in a comfortable country decor. The portions are generous and the staff is very friendly and professional.

Thank Lawito
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place on here, so thanks to those who have previously posted. Great ribs, chicken, pulled pork and beef. Salads with chicken were fresh and lots of it. Selection of sauces. Loved the wings. I like this place. Here on holiday. Been twice however...More

Thank isim645003
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Was sent to this place by a former friend. After eating here I questioned our friendship! Food is below average. Ordered sliced beef, it came out like arby's beef only worse. My friend got ribs, dry and no rub on them. If this is the...More

Thank Randy M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We have been coming to this location since the 90’s. Always consistent great ribs, beans and slaw. Service is good. If you like Coke memorabilia lots to see in this restaurant.

Thank Bradlero
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Always seeing ads so thought we would try it.... eh.... ok, just average, I had a rack of ribs, plenty of food, came with slaw, baked beans and I chose potato salad. Came with garlic toast as well... The sides were ok, ribs were falling...More

Thank Newcomer2012
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our low-key anniversary dinner at MBs. My ribs were tasty if a tad bit dry. My hubby’s steak was generous, had a nice rub, and was cooked to perfection. I especially liked the $3 Frozen Margarita, the variety of sides on my dinner,...More

Thank sablansr81
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Had a unused Groupon voucher. Picked Michelbob’s . Went for late lunch . Our first visit . Very busy ! But was seated immediately and had a wonderfully fast and efficient server. We had a rib combo special of the day . There were 6...More

Thank slawson69
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sschwartzpa
2 July 2017|
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Response from Robert M | Property representative |
You can join the Seasoned Club. Get $2 per person free cash during the Senior Hours........3-5 pm. Card is free but must be signed up for in advance. Early Bird is 3-5 pm for all customers and has the real menu at a... More
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sschwartzpa
2 July 2017|
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Response from Meekay2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - dont know that, but I do know they have special discount nights.
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Lampy1
1 March 2015|
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Response from Fiend4Mojitos | Reviewed this property |
They are closer to falling off the bone than having to chew the meat off the bone. The onion rings and beans with bits of bacon are also good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 371 Airport Pulling Rd N, Naples, FL 34104-3520
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-643-7427
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Description
Michelbob's has been family-owned and operated since 1979. Features imported baby back ribs, pulled pork, sliced pork, sliced beef, steaks and homemade onion rings, cole slaw and baked bbq beans. Winner of over 100 awards for great food and voted "Best Restaurant" in S.W. Florida. Casual family dining with a full bar. The decor is worth the trip by itself.
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