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The Rib House

2918 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4033
+1 863-687-8260
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (5 reviews)
“thai food” (4 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
2918 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4033
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in following fasting blood work across the street. One other customer at 7:20 AM but a handful more arrived while we were dining. Our waitress was friendly, attentive, and kept the coffee cups full. We both ordered off the senior menu. The wife had...More

Thank HappyFLTravelers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow... my previous praises of this place were hasty, to say the least. Just more than a week after my first experience, I am forced to update and amend by first review based on the disgustingly rude and unprofessional behavior of three employees: the hostess...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has excellent luncheon at unbeatable prices! The specialize in Thia foods as well as all American fare. All their sandwiches and burgers come with homemade soup (wonderful) and a salad bar that is fresh and contains a variety of salads, as well as...More

Thank jandehiggins
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went to there curb side service picked up my food. Got home and there was food missing. Called the Rib House and spoke to manager who was not very helpful. He offers me a double order of fries or single order if I wanted...More

Thank Mufusa
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I love the Thai food and my husband loves the BBQ. No matter what you order, it comes out really good. The servers are really nice and if you can't decide what you want, they are the ones to ask

Thank madhare21
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I go there twice a week for breakfast! Great variety and awesome prices! The wait staff is very friendly and always make you feel welcome!

Thank Cathy4572
Reviewed 9 March 2017

this was a surprise--we were looking for bbq and ribs and also found thai food. I ordered the brisket and it was basically a pot roast--bay leave in it was a big clue. Food was good and hubby enjoyed the cole slaw and ribs. Not...More

Thank buckmi
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This place has remodeled, not only the layout and design but also the menu. The result is surprisingly good. Really enjoy the Thai dish with the English translation "steak salad". An amazing combination of tender sliced sirloin steak on a bed of marinated cucumber, basil,...More

Thank joeytomatoes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This place has been in Lakeland for years. It is in a busy plaza but it's location doesn't say much. The food is very good; it has an extensive menu w a lot of items to choose from. I had the pad manbee and it...More

Thank Gooki
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This recently remodeled restaurant is a great place eat that easy on the wallet. I love their breakfast including the Awesome Twosome and their unique omelets which I've had for breakfast and lunch. The home fries are chunks of red skin potatoes with a crispy...More

Thank Susan B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Debbie L
We are on Sout Florid Ave. Can we still order breakfast?
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
What type of Thai food do you serve? Is it the same every day or do you have specials?
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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
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
Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. The specialty is BBQ food especially well known for Ribs.