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Slabtown Ribs & BBQ Portland

€€ - €€€Barbecue
2606 NW Vaughn St, Portland, OR 97210-2224
+1 503-227-2903
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“pork ribs” (2 reviews)
“bone” (3 reviews)
“meaty” (3 reviews)
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2606 NW Vaughn St, Portland, OR 97210-2224
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just learned they are closed. A sad day for Portland as they had some of the best bbq around. Very tough to run a bbq joint in Portland.

Thank Ron Z
Reviewed 10 November 2016

2nd time visiting Slabtown and it's definitely a keeper. Small space with basic menu, open only until 2:00 but the bar next door (connecting doorway) serves from 2:00-5:00PM M-F. I had a messed up schedule and wasn't really hungry when I went with friends but...More

Thank King A
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This was recommended by the staff at the hotel we stayed at. Had the ribs and tri-tip combo, came with two sides. I had the greens, and mac and cheese. The ribs were so moist and tender that the meat just slid off the bone,...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I had the ribs and greens. Very delicious. I would recommend this restaurant. I will eat there again on my next trip.

Thank uplcmnm2016
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

We are from Texas so we are used to having bbq on every corner so it took some research to find a BBQ place here. It was really good. We both enjoyed it. The sauce wasn't my favorite but we enjoyed the meat and sides....More

Thank terrieh
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped in because of the reviews on TripAdvisor & it was really close to the Silvercloud Inn. Had the daily special---tasty & fast; generous portion of beef ribs; potato salad was average; sweet tea wasn't (for me) but server quickly made drink change. The only...More

Thank MsK253
Reviewed 11 May 2015

This place specializes in smoked goodness. We tried almost everything on the menu and it was all excellent. 2 blocks from the Silver Cloud Hotel. Supple!!

Thank Vallerie D
Reviewed 25 April 2015

My wife and I have looked for good bbq close to home and I think we finally found it. We had ribs and they were tender, meaty, and flavorful. I had the baked bean side that was good as was the mac & cheese my...More

Thank Ron Z
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

Excellent large smoked ribs, soft and tender. Really good sauces. Pulled pork very tender and well smoked. My wife had the chicken. Very good and generous portion. Really liked the Mac n cheese and the red potato salad.

Thank RichBald
Reviewed 22 July 2014

I've had lunch here twice ordering the special both times. - BBQ meatloaf and a BBQ turkey entree. Both really great. Sides are top notch as well.

1  Thank eatout1962
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2606 NW Vaughn St, Portland, OR 97210-2224
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-227-2903
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