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286 Blaawberg Rd., Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
+27 21 591 1159
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Cape Town
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

On sunday, 29 April 2012, we went to Mr Rib in Goodwood to order lunch for the family. We arrived a little early, 11:40 am and they told us that they only open at 12:00. We left and returned at 12:25 only to be told that they cannot serve us as the Manager is not there. He went to pick... More 

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1 Thank Nicolene P
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Hi I have no Idea how this story comes together. I was on the way to buy Gas! (We have "again" a Gas shortage in Cape Town) We are not allowed to store more than 2 x 19KG Bottles in the Store (Fire Department) so we where very busy on Fri+Sat and run out of Gas. I spend 2,5 Hours... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2012

Went to Mr Rib twice the last couple of weeks because of the good reviews on Tripadvisor, it was closed both times even though the homepage clearly states the trading hours without any exceptions posted on the web page or on the Facebook page. Not even any info about closing for summer (?) on the door. Not gonna try again,... More 

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1 Thank 4dr1an
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Sorry, my mistake! I missed the Online Menu! Goodwood is open: Mon - Wed from 16:30 to 23:00 and from Thu on 24 Hours! Please give us another chance! The Ribs are really good! Thanks and sorry again! Michael Mr Rib More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2011

Finally CT has taste what ribs should taste like. Portions and price are congruent and service is good. Thank you Mr Rib and your team for making my take-away meals something special.

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Thank Mornay W
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Hi Mornay Thanks for the great review! We try to make every customer as happy as you are! We open 2 more branches this month and are confident to hold our standard! Thanks again Michael Mr Rib More 

Cape Town
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2011

I have tasted various ribs from various places and yes, some are good and some are very good but! the ribs from Mr Rib is simply the best! The portions are generous, the value for your money is excellent - what more can I say? It is magnificent!! You simply have to have ribs from Mr Rib Hugh & Sonja... More 

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2 Thank TheYoungs2009
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Big thanks to the Young's! we just started, and got so much support from you guys! Michael Mr Rib More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2011

Hey gays that is really called mr rib. I never have eaten better ribs then at that place. gross with a perfect test.. I just have missed a nice glass of wine with the ribs. But the ribs are outstanding. You also have to try the rib burger, its a burger with real rib strips. harold winebar, harold

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2 Thank hast36
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Thanks Harold! to get a Liqueur Licence in South Africa is a schlep! But maybe in the future Ribs&Wine. Try my best to speed it up! Michael Mr Rib More 

Cape Town
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2011

Although, without a doubt the best Ribs in Cape Town, go for a second visit and also try the homemade burgers…. They are yum… The restaurant / takeaway is new to the Goodwood landscape but with service and products this good .. he will be around for years to come….

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1 Thank Manz000
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Thanks Manz! always nice to see you at Mr Rib. Thanks for the review Michael Mr Rib More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2011

Some of my Capetonian friends took me to Mr Rib a couple of weeks ago. They mentioned that it is only a fast-food restaurant. Fast-Food isn't my favourite kind of food but I have to admit that the ribs were extremely juicy and sumptuous. The service was very friendly and we got our meal in a very short time. When... More 

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1 Thank Jazzmin11_11
MisterRib, Owner at Mr Rib, responded to this review

Thanks Jasmin! have to visit, when you are back in Cape Town Thanks for the review Michael Mr Rib More 

cape Town
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2011

It all looks like a normal fast food but the quality was outstanding! We has Ribs, Avo & Bacon Burger and a Salad. Every single dish was restaurant quality! Come back next year! (first thing when we come out of the Plain!)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Cuisine
Fast food, Barbecue
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 Blaawberg Rd., Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 591 1159

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