For whatever reason, if you are looking for the best ribs in Tampa, you should know where to start your search. These barbecue restaurants in Tampa and other hot spots for pork showcase delicious baby back ribs, spare ribs, and more tender goodness for hungry patrons. You do not want to miss out on the best Tampa ribs.

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Check out the best places to get ribs in Tampa if you want to try one of the best southern dishes right here in South Florida. For more barbecue in Tampa, 813area is your go-to guide for all the best Tampa restaurants.

Station House BBQ
4.9  5 Rating (4)
16319 North Florida Avenue, Lutz FL, 33549
Station House BBQ is cooking all of your favorites with a hip new spin on the traditional barbeque. Using the freshest ingredients, we make real food for...
Sonnys BBQ Wesley Chapel
Restaurant $
5324 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Wesley Chapel FL, 33543
From slow-smoked favorites like pulled pork, ribs, brisket and more, to homemade sauces and service that defines Southern hospitality, Sonny's is Southern...
Kojaks House of Ribs
4.6  5 Rating (5)
2808 Gandy Blvd., Tampa FL, 33611
Family owned and operated BBQ restaurant in South Tampa with indoor and outdoor seating.
The Deviled Pig
5.0  5 Rating (3)
3307 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa FL, 33629
A Tampa original serving up Classic Modern BBQ, Original Sandwiches, and Pitmaster Pizza. With Extreme Chef Terry French and World Sandwich Champion Jennifer...
Al's Finger Licking Good BBQ
4.8  5 Rating (5)
1609 Angel Oliva Sr St, Tampa FL, 33605
The most mouth watering BBQ you have ever had. Southern cooking includes food that has been slow smoked to perfection.
Holy Hog Barbecue South Tampa
Restaurant $$
4004 Henderson Blvd, Tampa FL, 33629
Holy Hog BBQ is Tampa's Hometown Smokehouse. We make everything fresh, everyday.
BJ's Alabama BBQ
3307 S. Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa FL, 33629
BJ's is a premier destination for top of the line, authentic Southern barbecue in Tampa. Stop by this no-frills eatery for a hearty dose of everything...
4 Rivers Smokehouse | South Tampa
4.9  5 Rating (3)
623 S MacDill Ave, Tampa FL, 33609
Counter-serve joint featuring Texas-style BBQ, homestyle sides & sweet treats.
Big John's Alabama BBQ
Restaurant $$
5707 N 40th St, Tampa FL, 33610
The history of Big Johns Barbecue WE BE SMOKIN'!! In 1968 the late Rev. John A. “Big John” Stephens opened Big John's Alabama Barbeque in East...
Hank's Catfish BBQ & More
Restaurant $$
8546 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa FL, 33614
Join us at our family-style BBQ restaurant that's familiar and down home, like a delicious little taste of the south! Come try some of our delectable meals,...
Mission BBQ |Town & Country
4.9  5 Rating (1)
5602 W Waters Ave, Tampa FL, 33634
Who are we? Two friends passionate about superior BBQ, patriotic for our country, and who believe in running a business with meaning and purpose. We believe...