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Shane's Rib Shack

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2136 Highway 155 N, McDonough, GA 30252-4806
+1 770-898-7878
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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McDonough, Georgia
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64 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Buffalo chicken salad is very good and XL. More than enough for 1 meal. Staff is very friendly and attentive. Good tea. Mac and cheese, BBQ sandwich and baked chicken are ok. Service is quick.

Thank Bug911
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Shane's at this location is mostly takeout and it does a lot of business. We usually order the sampler platter and there is enough food for the two of us. Pulled pork is always moist, chicken strips are hot and fresh, and the ribs are (usually) tender. Great place to order takeout.

Thank Dacus G
Atlanta, Georgia
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47 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I have been going here for 7 years. It's fast, quick and easy bbq. Not great and not bad. Their tenders are always try inside but crispy outside. The bbq meat is good at best and the sides suck. Staff at this Shanes is awesome.

Thank MCG1238
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Sure Shane's is a chain but this is the original and it's by far the nest. Never fails to be be amazing and just finger lickin good bbq.

Thank MaryBeth S
Atlanta, Georgia
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119 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Staff was very friendly. Order was promptly taken and it didn't take long to receive our piping hot food. I ordered the chicken wraps, fries and sweet tea. It was very delicious! I would eat here again :)

Thank stefann17
McDonough, Georgia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

I don't know what they use in that stew, but it was horrible. Barely any meat at all! Only traces of pork. The base had a gooey gel substance that was disgusting. In the trash it went. Stay away from the Brunswick Stew!

Thank Joe F
McDonough, Georgia
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

I've been eating at this particular Shane's for years. The food is great of course... I don't think we will be dining in again until this particular location does something about all the loitering and rowdiness/horseplay that goes on with large groups of teenagers. The most recent (of multiple) events happened tonight (September 17th) is what caused me to write... More 

Thank Jason D
Jonesboro, Georgia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Very nice place to eat! Food prepared quickly and brought to the table hot! Really nice folks working there. Food looks, smells, and tastes GREAT!

Thank Morris S
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

It's time for ribs, check out Shane's Rib Shack for the best ribs in Atlanta. My favorite is the original Rib Shack in McDonough Georgia it's a real Shack, check it out you'll love it the food is absolutely delicious.

Thank Belinda B
Atlanta, Georgia
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348 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015

Pretty good value and pretty good bbq chicken. I didn't try the actual bbq so I cannot comment on that but those with me seemed to be satisfied, though not overly-impressed. I'm a nostalgia person, so the older building and eccentric nature of the various attached rooms (and detached bathroom) won me over from the first step in the door.... More 

Thank Thomas H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2136 Highway 155 N, McDonough, GA 30252-4806
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  McDonough
  • Phone Number: +1 770-898-7878

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?