Robinson's No. 1 RibsThe best barbecue in town

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When Charlie Robinson was growing up on the Mississippi Delta, he learned the secrets of his family recipe by watching his grandfather barbecue for their family and friends. Then in 1982, when Mike... Royko, a Chicago newspaper columnist, declared a barbecue rib challenge, boasting that his ribs were the best anywhere, Charlie entered. A panel of judges wasted little time in declaring Charlie's ribs the "Number 1 Ribs" in Chicagoland. in 1983 he opened Robinson's No. 1 Ribs.
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14 reviews | 58 orders

Food was good and the delivery was on time, we will order again!


12 reviews | 128 orders

Great food ! Loved it ! that cake taste like it came from your mothers kitchen :) Keep up the good work !


3 reviews | 23 orders

So great, I had the shrimp, fries & bread. I was a bit skeptical but it was so good. needed a bit more seasoning, but I didn't ask for lemon pepper. It was delivered very swiftly since I work a block from the Station.

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225 S Canal St
Chicago IL, 60606
(312) 258-8477