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Adam's Rib Smokehouse

) #56 of 462 Restaurants in Salem ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
1210 State St, Salem, OR 97301-4155
+1 503-362-2194
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pork ribs” (6 reviews)
“tri tip” (6 reviews)
“coleslaw” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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1210 State St, Salem, OR 97301-4155
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was surprised it was an "order at the counter" type place. Especially since they had great reviews. Don't get me wrong, the meat here is very good. We had the pork ribs and the brisket. The ribs were a little dry but good flavor....More

Thank pof69er
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mike knows BBQ. Slow smoked with skill, patience and experience. This is real BBQ, not the stuff that's prepped in an oven and finished on a grille. It's real because it's done right by the family that gets "Best in Salem" for their efforts. This...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The buns on anything were... ugh so good😩 and the meat was tender and plentiful! The sweet potato fries... ahh the sweet potato fries were the best I've ever had!!!

Thank lillard16
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wonderful BBQ take-out here. I needed to find an impromptu birthday dinner to enjoy with family who could not leave the hotel room. A friend from work recommended Adam's Rib, so glad he did. I'll make this a regular stop every time I come to...More

Thank HRSRampantLion
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This family has put so much heart and soul into their food. Their bbq is by far the best in the Northwest.

Thank CooperLikedIt
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We stopped in here after hearing good things at work. Help was friendly and helped with the menu, restaurant was clean and decor was as you would expect a BBQ restaurant to be with benches and tables. Our to go order just wasn't that great,...More

Thank BT-journeys
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I've followed this restaurant since he opened up on market St Salem Oregon in the 90s.....(I'm Really Picky and rarley satisfied). There are two stores now one on State St ..other in Kaiser..... Smokes his own meats......Adams is the only BBQ I'll do in Salem.....More

Thank SsgD
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stopped by this rib house for a quick meal. We were greeted by an unfriendly and very bored cashier... actually so unfriendly and bored that she was rude! We asked questions about the menu - and asked who the bartender was as we needed...More

Thank 45christine
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch. The brisket sandwich was colossal and a great bargain paired with the side salad. The slicing was a little more like pulled park than sliced brisket but it held together well with the bun. No hot sauces available but those they...More

Thank Jay A
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I was out of ideas for dinner last night & decided to get dinner to go. I have the tri tip and grilled veggies and my husband had the beef barbeque ribs. I was good - the side my husband got were coleslaw. The fries...More

Thank Toni W
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Miranda k
5 January 2017|
Response from MissKatieSunshine | Reviewed this property |
They will cater and so bring the food and set it up. We used a taxi to pickup from them and deliver what we'd ordered for our company picnic. Did not go smoothly because the food wasn't ready when they'd promised so we had... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1210 State St, Salem, OR 97301-4155
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-362-2194
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