Where to get the juiciest ribs in town

Every foodie knows that nothing inspires food envy quite like a glorious rack of ribs. To narrow down your search for the perfect pork, beef or spare ribs – we put out our rib radar to find restaurants that offer succulent ribs in every size, style and basting.


Turn ‘n Tender

Voted the best steak restaurant in the city, Turn ‘n Tender has some of the best pork and beef ribs in Ekurhuleni. Founded by four brothers in April 1977,  the restaurant has garnered a lot of popularity for its friendly atmosphere and succulent dishes. If you’re looking to have a rack of juicy ribs served in a hospitable and vibrant environment, you might want to give this eatery a visit.

Price(s): Pork Loin Ribs  – R170 (Half Portion) | R285 (Full Portion)

Beef Ribs – R145 (Half Portion) | R240 (Full Portion)


House of Ribs

For those who prefer a variety of delights served in an unpretentious eatery, this relaxed family restaurant is a definite go-to place for all the city’s finest meals. Their delicious ribs are grilled to perfection and coated in a tangy, irresistible sauce. House of Ribs also has a buffet menu and a selection of good wine.

Click here to view their menu.



With over 50 years in existence, Spur is known to serve generous meat portions and juicy grills. The steakhouse’s family-friendly atmosphere makes it perfect for a lingering lunch or a dinner with family or friends. Their famous pork spare ribs remain undefeated. Yum!