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Rib Crib

455 Tiffany Dr, Mason City, IA 50401-1535
+1 641-424-3794
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
455 Tiffany Dr, Mason City, IA 50401-1535
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Waited forever to even get a menu. Then 15 min later had to go to bar to order my food because the waitress never returned. Then 30+ minutes to get my food, and only after I had to ask the hostess. The bartender eventually told...More

Thank ed-dest
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This past Sunday I had brisket at place owned by top chef from season two in Chicago near Wrigley field. These ribs and brisket were a fraction of the price and over twice the flavor. Truly enjoyed the Caribbean baby back ribs and brisket combo....More

Thank RevDrRobert
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Very friendly, prompt service. I have been here several times and have never been disappointed. The Smoked Gouda turkey sandwich was delicious

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Great ribs,and pulled pork. Awesome sides. Had excellent service and she was very helpful in figuring out what to order. Super fall off the bone ribs. 3 types of sauces. Fries were different and very good. Would stop again for sure.

Thank Becky E
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner here on a Saturday evening and the place was nearly full. We ordered the ribs and the smoked turkey breast. Both were delicious. The ribs were meaty without excess fat. The turkey was moist and delicious. The sides were pretty pedestrian and...More

Thank Kent F F
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We ordered the half rack (6-7 bones) of baby back ribs. I think it was less than 5 minutes before our food was delivered (like BBQ food should be). The ribs were not sauced (good smoked meat shouldn't be) but there were 3 sauces on...More

Thank Bountiful-IA
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We couldn't get into our favorite Clear Lake eatery and went searching for something new. The Rib Crib was our unusual pick. You see, we don't eat red meat very often preferring fish and poultry. We had far too much food not realizing the portion...More

Thank MMM_and_MPM
Reviewed 28 August 2017

...then got much better. Got there somewhat early for supper (4:45 pm) and the hostess sat us in a booth with no one else in the section. Waited and waited and waited for our server. After waiting about 10 minutes our waitress showed up. Not...More

1  Thank iowaway
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We arrived about 7:30 and had a group of 8. we said we would split up if that helped. They said it would be 20-30 minutes. no else was waiting and we counted 3 empty tables and staff just standing around. We were all dressed...More

2  Thank Dick J
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Champaign, Illinois
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I had Brisket sandwich, my husband had ribs, excellent flavor, tender and large portions. Service was outstanding. Definitely would go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
American, Bar, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 455 Tiffany Dr, Mason City, IA 50401-1535
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Mason City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-424-3794
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