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Rick's Smokehouse

3102 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803-1518
+1 812-235-8335
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (32 reviews)
“rib tips” (9 reviews)
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3102 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803-1518
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

While visiting our daughter and family we wanted good BBQ. This place was definitely good BBQ. Helpful staff and well organized menu sign over ordering counter. Restaurant was clean well maintained and nicely decorated. The food was fantastic. Great BBQ ribs, pulled pork and fixin's...More

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Little pricey but the food is good. Different sauces to choose from with different levels of heat. Several sides to choose from as well.

Thank peppfamily
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Time after time I continue to go back and I keep asking myself why? Very pricey, slow and once again on this trip....my food was cold.

Thank Jumpcoachmartin14
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The pulled pork was good for Indiana. It's not TX or OK BBQ but it was good. I would eat here again.

Thank JubileeJerry
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We enjoy the BBQ ribs and brisket. This location has a nostalgic past. The Banquet Room is in the historic Wassell Inn. This Inn is where we as teenagers danced the evening away to good old Rock and Roll, many year ago.

Thank johnpJ1659XT
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and great people. Helpful and friendly. You don't have to ask for help the staff is always there to take care.

Thank JosephH307
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I thought they had good food at a decent price. Atmosphere was fun and the staff was cheerful and helpful

Thank somelikeithot89
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Rick's is a great restaurant for bbq - beef, chicken, ribs, seafood. Fun atmosphere. Good for the whole family.

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We all sampled different dishes and no one was disappointed. The smoked chicken and brisket were exceptional. The prices were very reasonable. The wait staff was friendly and very accommodating. When in town again, we will definitely be back.

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We actually went there with a group of about 40 and reserved the room in the back. It was fantastic. The pulled pork is great but even better was the smoked chicken. And the sweet and hot sauce is beyond tasty.

Thank Tom T
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17 May 2017|
Response from Sandy M | Reviewed this property |
I called to confirm and yes, they do. They even have the projector for a power point in the back meeting room. Happy meeting!
jane c
21 July 2015|
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Response from Joyce K | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but Rick's BBQ is ALWAYS excellent. I moved to Kansas City which advertises as BBQ central for USA....haven't found one as good as Ricks. Just went back to Terre Haute for a visit a week ago and went to Ricks... More
23 April 2015|
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Response from Joyce K | Reviewed this property |
In am sure Ricks caters as I have attended charity events in Terre Haute that Ricks catered. I recall food was tasty and served hot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3102 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803-1518
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Terre Haute
  • Phone Number: +1 812-235-8335
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