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The Spare Rib Barbecue Company

1700 E Main St, Farmington, NM 87401-7708
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (10 reviews)
“spare ribs” (6 reviews)
“cobbler” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1700 E Main St, Farmington, NM 87401-7708
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch.... Incredible lunch I might add! A bit pricey but no complaints! Service was outstanding! Hubby had catfish which was the best ever! I had ribs & pulled pork combo which was delicious! The hush puppies were to die for! Cole slaw was awesome!...More

Thank tammyj317
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great local place for BBQ! Good size servings and fair prices. The catfish, sausage and brisket were all very tasty. Brisket wasn't fatty like many other places we have been and the batter on the catfish was crisp and delicious, not sopping with grease. Sides...More

Thank Wendy Z
Reviewed 11 July 2017

All of their food is good, love their fried okra. You can dine in with a roll of paper towels on the table or take out.

Thank 4cornersresident
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I have to say the catfish and tarter here are very good. The sides and BBQ are solid but not out of this world. The restaurant is clean but and is barn style eating. The people are friendly and the food comes out piping hot,...More

Thank AnB_4ever
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We ordered ribs and pulled pork bbq. The service, bbq and sides were good. They were busy at 5:00 PM which is a good sign.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Local, friendly, atmosphere. Food seems to be made fresh to order even with call-ins. I always get the Catfish dinner with hush puppies. Hush puppies are OH SOOO GOOD. All the bbq ive had from here is delicious. Hot Sausage (unsure on exact name) is...More

Thank Amber H
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my lunch I order the plate and comes with two sides and it was so good I got the ribs and pinto beans and potatoes salad and drank sweet tea with it! Was good! I like it! And don't mine coming back soon

Thank Rbegay
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a nice family owned business that is very clean, friendly and value! Had a super lunch on the patio.

Thank julius_s57
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

My family has loved Spare Rib for years. My go to is the chopped beef sandwich. This is a no frills restaurant with a family run spirit and love for their customers. Don't forget to leave room for their delicious cobbler!

Thank Nycole U
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

What a nice BBQ joint!!! I enjoyed eating here. The prices are fair and the atmosphere is quaint. My family and I loved this place.

Thank dan665
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 E Main St, Farmington, NM 87401-7708
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Farmington
  • Phone Number: 06-99-62-09-18
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