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The Rib House

2918 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4033
+1 863-687-8260
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (6 reviews)
“hush puppies” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2918 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4033
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Is Mom in the mood for Sushi? Dad is in the mood for some down home BBQ and a side of fried oakra? and little Johnnie wants some thai soup?....Yeah you can get all of that here. Their menu is deep and I've never had...More

Thank Kap1313
Reviewed 10 March 2018

It took over 30 minutes to get our food and when we finnaly did the order was wrong. They are saverly understaffed and the omelet was a pile of veggies with egg lied on top of it. Very disappointing will not return

Thank Charlie G
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I would never have guessed that a place called The Rib House would have such great sushi. Their crab rangoons were amazing as well.

Thank nickis89
Reviewed 11 January 2018

When you here the name Rib House you don't expect some of the best Thai dishes in Lakeland. After reading a review in our local newspaper we had to try the restaurant that serves ribs, pulled pork and pad thai! One of my favorite Thai...More

Thank Jeffrey Y
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Since our last visit, nearly 2 years ago, a total renovation has been done. It's still nothing fancy, but it doesn't need to be. A small, but nice salad bar is off by itself. My dressing of choice is Balsamic Vinegar - I had to...More

Thank rkhawg
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The food is as good as any of the many breakfast restaurants in Lakeland and the prices are very reasonable. There is also a good senior menu. It’s a good all fashion restaurant with down home atmosphere!

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I appreciate the pleasant atmosphere of a great local restaurant with excellent food. I had biscuits and gravy. Such a simple dish but one that not every restaurant can make the right way. I’ll be back and I’m excited about trying other things on the...More

Thank jbarr124
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

My favorite is the green curry! Sushi is awesome too! We haven't had anything we don't like yet here. Always fresh ingredients on the salad bar and homemade soups. Can't beat the prices either.

Thank FishHookerCharters
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Omg! We love this place. Sushi is fresh, staff is so sweet. They have an extensive menu and the price is good. We tried a Groupon and it was well worth it.

Thank dvlpp2003
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Went with a friend on Sunday and had their falloff the bone ribs with baked beans and salad bar. This place serves the best ribs I've ever had. My friend had the moo ping appetizer which is also wonderful. Monday I was back again for...More

Thank rudiloo
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Debbie L
19 April 2017|
Response from Cathy4572 | Reviewed this property |
I am a bit late with this answer, so sorry. They serve breakfast all day!
Ron R
7 November 2016|
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Response from cc_maam | Reviewed this property |
Menu is published on line . . . Easiest look up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2918 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4033
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-687-8260
  • E-mail
Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. The specialty is BBQ food especially well known for Ribs.
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