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Rib Crib

455 Tiffany Dr, Mason City, IA 50401-1535
+1 641-424-3794
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“brisket” (14 reviews)
“texas toast” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
455 Tiffany Dr, Mason City, IA 50401-1535
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was pleasantly surprised that an Iowa rib place could make a pulled pork close to what you would find in Memphis. It was quite good, and their house sauce had a nice hickory flavor. Really liked the toasted bun! My friend said the brisket...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sixsisters2018
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Visiting Mason City second evening in town we went to Rib Crib, we did not know that there were all you can eat ribs. We put our name down to be seated, there was a very loud group of six, they left came back just...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We order a buffet for lunch and was very good, we got brisket, pull pork, smoke chicken breast. Everything was good but pull pork was excellent. If you like meat you are at a good place.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sigp226_9mm
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Went for an early Sunday night dinner. They were pretty busy for 5:00. My cousin and I shared the one meat meal. Plenty of food to share. We had chopped brisket, mashed pot/gravy, green beans. Those potatoes were so good, wish I could have just...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank carrollkr
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped tonight for supper. Wasn't really busy. Got seated right away and waited a bit for our waiter. For as many servers as there were, couldn't figure out why he had so many tables. As a result, he only visited our table once after the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cheesecake2015
Reviewed 17 June 2018

The food was very tasty and tender. We had a smoked beef brisket sandwich and a smoked chicken sandwich, and each were excellent. The potato salad was superb and the tossed salad was also excellent. Our waitperson, Eric, was very good and was sympathetic since...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We found this place on the way to our hotel, and were glad we stopped. The friendly hostess greeted us and took us to our table. A waitress took our drink order, but then we waited a bit for our waiter. After ordering, the food...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Travelmaint
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I went to Rib Crib with my son because I was traveling to Des Moines with my son and he wanted BBQ. I checked trip adviser and saw they had good reviews and decided to try it. It was a Saturday evening around dinner time,...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Oz54750
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

Date of visit: March 2018
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

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank RevDrRobert
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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, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, 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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