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Pat's Rib Place

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$$ - $$$
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151 E Sunset Dr, 53189, Waukesha, WI 53189-7601
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There is not a lot of seating here,so I'd recommend calling ahead and taking your order with you. The food is excellent. The pulled pork and ribs are smoked to perfection with a variety of sauces you can add. We tried the fried pickles as a side and they were super yummy. Check this place out if you like Southern... More 

Thank sunnystark
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have lived in Memphis, TN and also Kansas City, I have never found anyplace that compares to Great Southern BBQ and Sides as I have found at Pat's Rib Place. Definitely compares to Southern BBQ if not better. Pat is a real nice person, her husband makes the best ribs, pulled pork and beef biscuit in all of Waukesha,... More 

1 Thank wiwizzy2017
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Execelant BBQ I have been here many times in the last 5 years great food. You need to know where you are to find this gem use google map and it will direct you to it in Waukesha city.

Thank Henry C
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Setting my be limited but can eat at counter. Ribs are number one around chicken is great. Have not tried the cat fish but heard it is also wonderful . The sides of fries, bean, and coleslaw are all very very good. I also always have the corn bread and best fried okra in 25 miles.

Thank Judi M
Oconomowoc, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I come here often for lunch with coworkers. The place is small with limited seating but big on flavor and portions. Great food at a decent price.

Thank robertcZ1188CJ
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Recently, I did a google search to find the best rib place in the Milwaukee Wisconsin area. To my surprise, the place that came up number one is located in Waukesha, Pat's Ribs. I had been there before but mostly to pick up dinners for my wife and carry it out. This time I was looking for baby back ribs... More 

Thank Emile B
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

My friends from work took me here. We were instantly greeted warmly by the ladies behind the counter. They were very helpful in explaining what was offered. I tried all of the barbecue sauces as they have them on every table. Service excellent. Atmosphere comfortable. Restaurant very clean. Will definitely return.

Thank RNMomneedsavacation
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Seats about 25, friendly. Good pulled pork and brisket. Reasonable prices. Pork- fry basket. Take out too.

Thank troutmask69
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We've only had take out here, 4 X, fish, fried chicken, chicken wings and sides. Eveything is wonderful. The catfish is the best and you can order by the piece. Alisha's Bbq sauce is delicious. Order early, this place is sooooo popular. Also, sooooooo friendly. Love this place and it's staff.

Thank Maija K
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I will absolutely be returning to Pat's Ribs. The food is delicious! The service was very slow and there was only one other table in there besides us. I am hoping it was just an off night... guess I will have to return for more Ribs to see :)

Thank Anna D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 E Sunset Dr, 53189, Waukesha, WI 53189-7601
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: 262-544-4099
(262) 544-4099

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?