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Jim's Rib Haven

531 24th St, Rock Island, IL 61201-8960
+1 309-786-8084
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (79 reviews)
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
531 24th St, Rock Island, IL 61201-8960
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

The name says it all. You don't go here looking for brisket, but if you want delicious ribs, this is the place!

Thank DanTrips
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Not sure what roamer3811 was talking about. I eat at Jim's first 25 years ago while living/working short term in the Quad's and have been back a few times since. Last was Saturday Feb 24, 2018. Nothing has changed, everything is still perfect. Yes old...More

Thank jplral
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We went there for a late lunch. We ordered the Back Rib Dinner. Oh man. First the amount of food is out of this world. I usually complain about rib dished , that there are not enough ribs. This may be the only time I...More

Thank DeltaBiker
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Magical ribs and sandwiches! Simple and outstanding! These folks cook all food by themselves and you can smell the smoke from the backyard grill. Don't miss this place i you are in Moline

Thank Janne L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Folks, first let me say I spend a fair amount of time in SC, FL, and TX so I think I have a feel for good BBQ. I can get past a lot of things when it comes to good BBQ.Jim's is not in the...More

1  Thank roamer3811
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I thought I try Jim's again after a horrible experience a year ago and nothing has changed I won't be going back most my friends have quit going since Jim ( founder) passed years back food is way over priced dried out old ribs. Went...More

Thank 870kevinn
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I am not a rib person but these were so good ..i also had the pulled pork .AWESOME..THE staff was so nice and when they found out that we were from nyc they asked a lot of questions and why were were in rock island...More

Thank broadchannel8
Reviewed 11 August 2017

They are relying on their reputation, rather than quality. My date got ribs that were dry, burnt, inedible. My chicken was dry, got no sauce. They returned PART of the money for the ribs, as she ate the beans! Will not be back, after going...More

Thank Franksound
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our family ate at Jim's Rib Haven and love the Boney Box. It is absolutely the best smoked ribs I have ever had!!!! The french fries were delicious as well. The waitress was very helpful and very fast with the service getting our food to...More

2  Thank Chuck A
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I used to rate this place higher, but I think their quality might have leveled off or gone downhill while their prices went up. We like to bring a small group of us and share a couple slabs of baby back ribs with a large...More

1  Thank davidlI5106MM
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William A
13 January 2018|
Response from broadchannel8 | Reviewed this property |
That i don't know but you can call them and maybe...very good sauces
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 531 24th St, Rock Island, IL 61201-8960
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rock Island
  • Phone Number: +1 309-786-8084
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