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Rib Trader

2710 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3209
+1 714-744-9288
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (12 reviews)
“bbq chicken” (2 reviews)
“baked beans” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2710 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3209
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Our family has been going to Rib Trader off & on for several years. On a recent visit, the restaurant was almost deserted! We even wondered if it was still open. The decor has been stripped, almost as though in preparation--hopefully--for a much-needed renovation. The...More

Thank WhyNotLeaveHome
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I enjoyed every meal I've had here. The portions are good as well as the food. They do not seem to get a lot of customers and I believe it is due to it's location as it sits far back on Chapman.

Thank Allyoop77
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This was probably one of our strangest experiences ever. We walked into this place at the height of the dinner hour (6:30pm) and there was literally NO ONE in the entire restaurant. They also have a Magic Show in the other half--and there were people...More

Thank Gil M
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The food here is not good. Much of it seems to have been frozen or prepared foods. The place stays alive with a goofy magic show.

Thank JohnOlsen
Reviewed 29 September 2016

If you like BBQ baby back ribs and BBQ chicken you have to try this place. I have eaten here many times with family and friends. We had my older sons college graduation party there and have also purchased food to go for my grandsons...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 8 June 2016

My wife and I had dinner tonight! it was an all-around totally enjoyable experience! The food was very good, the atmosphere pleasant but what made the night was Jim the waiter. So personable and friendly, we thought we would really like to have him as...More

Thank BobbyRose
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Ended up finding this place via restaurant.com and really loved our experience. Food was your typical comfort food in huge portions. We came on a non magic show night....so I can't really comment on the atmosphere on that night or the show itself. I just...More

Thank _derekboyes13
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We just spent and evening eating at this restaurant and it was really good. The meat was tender and tasty, the ribs and chicken were very good Be sure if you go you bring your appetite. We had the meal for 4 and there was...More

Thank 4happyfeet
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Well,,once again,my wife and myself decided to have a good meal following one of my wife's many doctor appointments. We were both craving red meat...but where to go without having to travel very far? But,amazingly, I happened to notice a small and modest looking place...More

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We ended up at the Rib Trader from a Groupon deal. We are always interested in trying new, local restaurants and were encouraged from other local reviews. We ordered a family meal deal which included meat, sides, and cornbread. We ended requesting the meal to...More

Thank Iluv2hike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2710 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92869-3209
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-744-9288
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